by on Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 4:17 PM0 comments, 710 views
Today at VMware Partner Exchange 2013, Unidesk announced a technology alliance with Lakeside Software, a leader in big data analytics for IT. Lakeside is known for its SysTrack product suite, which automates all kinds of IT tasks, such as power management, user auditing, performance monitoring, change management, event management, latency and end-user experience management, application resource analysis...
by Tom Rose on Thu, Jan 24, 2013 at 9:00 AM1 comment, 1070 views
Pivot3, one of our converged infrastructure partners, just announced the results of a VDI study indicating 2013 could be the year of VDI in the mid-market. Dimensional Research found that 80% of companies with 5,000 or fewer employees are considering VDI as part of their IT strategy. The top three benefits most often cited for VDI adoption included easier maintenance and support, faster deployment...
by Ron Oglesby on Tue, Jan 15, 2013 at 12:01 PM0 comments, 622 views
Recently I was on a call with our CTO Chris Midgley who introduced a new slide to explain the difference between Unidesk layering and application virtualization with regards to simplicity. The slide was so simple in explaining the core problem with app-virt that I just needed to post it here and give you my take on WHY this problem exists.
by Andrew Nadeau on Tue, Oct 2, 2012 at 10:00 AM0 comments, 598 views
Need persistent VDI but thick-provisioned virtual desktops require too much storage?
Most of Jerry's users require persistent virtual desktops. However, Jerry quickly found that thick-provisioning his desktops would require 40-50 GB per VM and still not solve many of his desktop management challenges. So, how did Jerry deploy easy-to-manage persistent virtual desktops on 70% less storage...