We've come a long way...

Netilla becomes NetConnect

You may remember Netilla, a product developed by Ultra AEP that was industry acclaimed for its ingenuity and simplicity of use. Since acquiring the revolutionary remote access product in 2014, we’ve made many improvements to the interface and the technical capabilities of the product – not least, we’ve given it a new name… NetConnect.

Explore fixes and enhancements built into previous releases below, and stay tuned as development progresses. The latest release is always available for download on our partner portal too- log in here to update today.


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Release Date: 7 April, 2017

We’ve added numerous features and developed a strong roadmap for the future, but today, we’re proud to announce the release of NetConnect 8.3!

  • Support for VNC, Telnet and SSH
  • Strengthened security across all layers of the NetConnect solution, with the deprecation of TLS 1.0.
  • Hyper-Drive – securely push files to your remote environment via the HTML5 interface
  • Brand new tunnel client
  • Multiple bug fixes


Release Date: 22 September, 2016

  • Full support for VMWare Tools installation, prior to installing NetConnect
  • New VNC functionality supported across all browsers
  • ISO install for all platforms is now deprecated and no longer supported
  • CentOS 6.5 – CentOS 6.8 Final now supported <using minimal install>
  • Two click printing method, allowing printing via any device, to any local printer.
  • Improved HTML5 experience enhancing response and compatibility across browsers and devices.

Release Date: 4 May, 2016

  • Printing from mobile devices
  • New login screen for faster loading times and neutral background for customisation
  • Updated console options
  • ISO install for virtual platforms; Hyper-V, VMware, Citrix Xen

Release Date: 22 April, 2016

  • New login screen with user selectable colour themes
  • MyDesktop on HTML5 now accepting case sensitive V-Realm names
  • Rebase from CentOS 5.4 to 6.5. Note: no upgrade path from ≤8.0.2 – a full install is required. Configuration backup ≥ can be restored to an instance of 8.1.0 or higher

Release Date: 2 March, 2016

  • Improved printing experience – 2 click printing!
  • Browser Control Panel (HTML5 RDP applications): Refresh, Full Screen, Ctrl-Alt-Del & Exit
  • MyDesktop now available with HTML5 RDP applications
  • Improvements and error handling and connectivity stabiliser implemented within the Demux

Release Date: 2 February, 2016

  • Printing via PDF
  • Audio support for HTML5 RDP Applications
  • HTML5 WebApp stability improvements and error handling
  • OpenSSL updated to 1.0.2f
  • Mitigated http and SQL injection vectors
  • Added support for forward secrecy

Release Date: 31 December, 2015

  • HTML5 support for RDP Applications
  • Major UI updates; New graphics, icons, and branding
  • Update TLS to 1.2

We welcome your thoughts on the latest version of NetConnect!