Virtual desktop

The Impact of Blockchain: From Coronavirus and Business Applications to Data Security

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 4:40am

We are seeing massive increases in use of our virtual applications, such as for video conferencing, remote access, virtual desktops, data warehousing.

Key Points: 
  • We are seeing massive increases in use of our virtual applications, such as for video conferencing, remote access, virtual desktops, data warehousing.
  • Our customers have already been using these remote and virtual applications, but now we are seeing a major surge."
  • "Shandong University was able to deliver a rapid rollout of a pandemic data collection and monitoring system, in just two days," said Kwong.
  • Also consider network stability and security, system and data loading capacity, and especially technical loopholes when programming Smart Contracts.

Enterprise Strategy Group Survey Asks, "Are Desktops Doomed?"

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 1:04pm

CAMPBELL, Calif., May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey from Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) and Workspot finds that security and cost concerns are driving rapid adoption ofdigital workspaces, VDI and Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS).

Key Points: 
  • CAMPBELL, Calif., May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey from Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) and Workspot finds that security and cost concerns are driving rapid adoption ofdigital workspaces, VDI and Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS).
  • Click to Tweet: New survey from @Workspot and @esg_global underscores the need for cloud desktops.
  • See the full results here https://bit.ly/3bpX4Wk #VDI #SaaS
    In the survey, titled "Are Desktops Doomed?
  • Enterprise Strategy Group is an IT analyst, research, validation and strategy firm that provides market intelligence and actionable insight to the global IT community.

ePlus Tapped to Maintain Business Continuity by Quickly and Securely Enabling 40,000 Remote Workers

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 1:30pm

Connected to the customers on-premise data center, the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) deployment allows remote workers to run their business applications and continue providing services from home.

Key Points: 
  • Connected to the customers on-premise data center, the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) deployment allows remote workers to run their business applications and continue providing services from home.
  • By leveraging the cloud, the customer can maintain business continuity and quickly provision and deprovision desktops as needed.
  • As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, most businesses have moved to a work-from-home standard to maintain productivity and business continuity.
  • ePlus, Where Technology Means More, and ePlus products referenced herein are either registered trademarks or trademarks of ePlus inc. in the United States and/or other countries.

ScaleMatrix Launches ScaleDesktop, a Powerful Virtual Desktop Solution for Managing a Growing Hybrid Workforce

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 12:35pm

"Managing application catalogs and a myriad of performance requirements for both internal and an increasingly remote workforce has become a critical priority for many IT departments around the world," said Chris Orlando, CEO of ScaleMatrix.

Key Points: 
  • "Managing application catalogs and a myriad of performance requirements for both internal and an increasingly remote workforce has become a critical priority for many IT departments around the world," said Chris Orlando, CEO of ScaleMatrix.
  • ScaleDesktop delivers fully managed virtual desktops that enable an organization's internal and/or remote employees to enjoy a consistent enterprise experience from any device.
  • "Performance and security are two of the biggest concerns for organizations as they consider a Virtual Desktop or Remote Access solution to support critical business operations," said Orlando.
  • "These table stakes are baked into the ScaleMatrix DNA, with our ScaleCloud design being highly focused on data integrity and resiliency.

Jenne, Inc. Adds Poly Video Solutions to its Distribution Product Portfolio

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 1:00pm

Jenne, Inc., a value-added technology distributor and cloud master agent, has added the full portfolio of Poly video solutions to its line card.

Key Points: 
  • Jenne, Inc., a value-added technology distributor and cloud master agent, has added the full portfolio of Poly video solutions to its line card.
  • Polys line-up of video solutions delivers radical simplicity by enabling collaboration in huddle rooms, open workspaces and conference rooms, said John Kruszka, senior director of communications and service provider solutions, Jenne, Inc.
  • These high-performance solutions, including the Poly Studio X-Series, are ready to integrate when shipped and allow Jennes customers to deliver a fully-configured solution out of the box.
  • Additionally, the Poly Studio X-Series, along with Polys headsets and desktop and conference phones, are optimized and certified for Zoom.

IGEL Announces Availability of the First Linux Client to Support Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 5:38pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IGEL, provider of the next-gen edge OSfor cloud workspaces, today announced general availability of Linux client support for Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IGEL, provider of the next-gen edge OSfor cloud workspaces, today announced general availability of Linux client support for Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop.
  • During Microsoft Ignite in November 2019, Microsoft revealed in a blog authored by Brad Anderson, Corporate Vice President for Microsoft 365, that it was enabling Linux device support for Windows Virtual Desktop, naming IGEL as a "key hardware partner."
  • Now, following collaborative development, IGEL OS is the first Linux operating system available to deliver validated support for Windows Virtual Desktop-powered devices.
  • "IGEL is pleased to have integrated native support for Windows Virtual Desktop within IGEL OS to simplify organizations' migration of Windows to the cloud," said Matthias Haas, Chief Technology Officer, IGEL.

Workspot Transforms Desktop as a Service with Patent-Pending Cloud Desktop Fabric

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 1:04pm

CAMPBELL, Calif., Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Workspot, a leading SaaS provider of cloud-based desktops for enterprises, today introduced the Cloud Desktop Fabric.

Key Points: 
  • CAMPBELL, Calif., Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Workspot, a leading SaaS provider of cloud-based desktops for enterprises, today introduced the Cloud Desktop Fabric.
  • Recognizing that most enterprises need multi-region scalability, Workspot designed the Cloud Desktop Fabric to create a globally distributed framework on Azure that lets IT provision and manage customizable cloud desktops at scale.
  • The Cloud Desktop Fabric unifies the four layers needed for provisioning cloud desktops that meet enterprise use cases.
  • Amitabh Sinha, CEO and founder, Workspot, said:"Workspot's Cloud Desktop Fabric architecture is nothing less than a revolutionary approach to virtual desktops.

Workspot Transforms Desktop as a Service with Patent-Pending Cloud Desktop Fabric

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 8:04am

CAMPBELL, California, Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Workspot, a leading SaaS provider of cloud-based desktops for enterprises, today introduced the Cloud Desktop Fabric.

Key Points: 
  • CAMPBELL, California, Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Workspot, a leading SaaS provider of cloud-based desktops for enterprises, today introduced the Cloud Desktop Fabric.
  • Recognizing that most enterprises need multi-region scalability, Workspot designed the Cloud Desktop Fabric to create a globally distributed framework on Azure that lets IT provision and manage customizable cloud desktops at scale.
  • The Cloud Desktop Fabric unifies the four layers needed for provisioning cloud desktops that meet enterprise use cases.
  • Amitabh Sinha, CEO and founder, Workspot, said:"Workspot's Cloud Desktop Fabric architecture is nothing less than a revolutionary approach to virtual desktops.

ThinPrint’s ezeep for Windows Virtual Desktop is Citrix Ready Certified

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 3:33pm

BERLIN and DENVER, Jan. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ThinPrint , the leading enterprise print management expert and selected Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop launch partner, today announced that its ezeep for Windows Virtual Desktop has been verified as CitrixReady.

Key Points: 
  • BERLIN and DENVER, Jan. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ThinPrint , the leading enterprise print management expert and selected Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop launch partner, today announced that its ezeep for Windows Virtual Desktop has been verified as CitrixReady.
  • ThinPrints ezeep for Windows Virtual Desktop, the industrys only cloud printing solution designed to support Windows Virtual Desktop, completed a rigorous verification process to ensure compatibility with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops on Azure.
  • ThinPrints ezeep is the onlycloud print solution that can easily deliver Printing-as-a-Servicefor Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops on Azure.
  • Unlike other print management options, ezeep for Windows Virtual Desktop was specifically designed to work seamlessly with Windows Virtual Desktop to move the entire printing process to the cloud.

Liquidware Demonstrates Award Winning Adaptive Workspace Management Solutions at Citrix Summit

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, Jan. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Liquidware , the leader in adaptive workspace management, today announced the general availability of its leading User Environment Management and Application Layering solution; ProfileUnity with FlexApp.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Jan. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Liquidware , the leader in adaptive workspace management, today announced the general availability of its leading User Environment Management and Application Layering solution; ProfileUnity with FlexApp.
  • Liquidware will showcase it, along with the rest of their adaptive workspace management solutions, at Citrix Summit being held 13-15 January at The Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin Resort Orlando Florida.
  • With many Liquidware partners also being Citrix partners, the event offers Liquidware a prime opportunity to update key partners on the latest functionality within its award winning solutions.
  • Liquidware is a leader in adaptive workspace management solutions for Windows desktops.