by Tom Rose on Thu, Mar 3, 2011 at 4:15 PM0 comments, 3206 views
This week we announced that the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) is virtualizing its 1,500 desktops with Unidesk, VMware View, and VMware vSphere. While 1,500 desktops is a good-sized VDI deployment, that's not what caught the attention of eWEEK, who ran a nice story on the news. It's that 1,500 desktops represents just about all of the workers at the agency, and all use cases....
by Tom Rose on Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 4:00 PM0 comments, 1859 views
If you're a college or university, and you've been struggling with how to give faculty and staff virtual desktops they'll readily accept, VMware and Unidesk have the answer. Yesterday we announced a promotional program that gives education customers a significant discount on Unidesk licenses when purchased with VMware View Premier or View Enterprise academic SKUs. If you're going with a VMware View...
by Tom Rose on Wed, Jan 5, 2011 at 3:50 PM2 comments, 2330 views
Love reading Mike Fratto, editor for Network Computing - usually on the mark. He just published his "Five 2011 Predictions" which included one on VDI:
1.) Our year over year research [subscription required] will show that VDI adoption of those deploying, piloting or testing VDI won't change by more than 5 percent over 2010. 2.) Of those using, piloting or testing VDI, the percentage of organizations...
by Tom Rose on Tue, Nov 30, 2010 at 3:05 PM2 comments, 1439 views
We've offered a free download of Unidesk to try in your own VDI environment since Version 1.0 started shipping. Usually, it's prospective customers who are running a virtual desktop Proof of Concept that want to get their hands on the product, and we only hear a little of what they thought from one of our Solution Partners or salespeople after the deal closes.
by Tom Rose on Tue, Oct 19, 2010 at 10:37 PM0 comments, 1352 views
Widely read IT trade publication eWEEKjust released an in-depth product review on Unidesk. We were extremely excited when we saw that the title said "Unidesk Brings VDI Success." And even more so when we read the opening paragraph:
"Unidesk's innovative platform greatly simplifies virtual desktop infrastructure management and deployment for both VMware View and Citrix XenDesktop."