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  • April 2nd, 2012 by » David Grant Yesterday, Dell announced they are acquiring Wyse.  Wyse is the leader in thin client computing. For those of us in the desktop virtualization space this is music to our ears.  With this acquisition the leader in end user computing has clearly…
  • March 30th, 2012 by » Peter McKay Today is a big day for Desktone. We’re thrilled to welcome our new partner Dell, who today announced they will leverage Desktone’s platform to offer Dell Desktop Virtualization Solutions (DVS) Simplified Desktops as a Service (DaaS). Dell’s…
  • March 8th, 2012 by » Danny Allan I know that many of you have been following the ongoing saga of licensing for the OnLive Desktop offering.  It certainly appeared that they were breaking the rules with Microsoft licensing, and there have been a lot of market feedback from industry…
  • February 27th, 2012 by » Peter McKay This morning NaviSite announced a new DaaS offering built on the Desktone platform. I am very happy to welcome NaviSite to the Desktone partner family. As a leading cloud infrastructure services company they will be able to deliver high performing…
  • February 23rd, 2012 by » David Grant Last week 451 Group released a report titled 'Desktops as a Service'. Overall, they are very positive on Desktops as a Service (DaaS) and state that 'most if not all service providers have DaaS in their sights'. This is very encouraging considering…
  • February 9th, 2012 by » Danny Allan It was great to see that Desktone was included in Ruben Spruijt's VDI Smackdown analysis of the Virtual Desktop Infrastructure space. This paper has gone through several iterations now and includes a very comprehensive comparison of the features and…
  • February 2nd, 2012 by » Peter McKay Exciting news from VMware today: they have announced a new VMware Service Provider Program (VSSP) SKU that makes delivering virtual desktops as a service (DaaS) easier and more cost-effective. The VSPP was created for IT partners providing Hosted IT…
  • February 1st, 2012 by » Desktone Webinars Physical desktop computer infrastructures no longer make sense for businesses. Not only are they expensive, insecure and maintenance-heavy, they also cannot effectively support the changing business IT landscape. Our recorded webinar (found in the…
  • January 31st, 2012 by » David Grant Today we announced that Quest has become the latest service provider to leverage the Desktone Desktop as a Service (DaaS) platform. By leveraging Desktone’s multi-tenant DaaS platform, Quest is able to deliver cost-effective, full-featured virtual…
  • January 26th, 2012 by » Desktone Guest Blogger Guest Blog by Equinix's Ephraim Baron   Merger and acquisition integration can be a daunting challenge for IT – but one that can be made considerably easier through the use of virtual desktops. For IT staffers, the process usually begins with rumors…

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