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  • No more excuses: VDI is ready!

    There are a lot of reasons to avoid implementing VDI. Access this e-guide with advice from desktop virtualisation expert Brian Madden who directly addresses concerns on storage, graphical experience and non-persistent desktops.

  • No more excuses - VDI is ready

    Over the years, it’s been easy to make excuses about why virtual desktop infrastructure projects failed or why VDI wasn’t ready for your environment

  • Comparing three options for VDI endpoints

    In the early days of planning a VDI rollout, admins often focus on the back-end infrastructure necessary to deliver desktop services and give little consideration to the client endpoints. But IT needs to consider endpoints during the planning...

  • VDI hardware evaluation checklist

    Picking the right hardware for your VDI deployment is critical, but it doesn't have to be difficult. To start, check to see if your VDI software vendor has a list of compatible components.

  • VDI problems solved, 'anti-VDI' emerges in 2014

    Most -- if not all -- VDI problems have been solved at the close of 2014. Now anti-VDI is on the horizon. In the year to come, HP's Moonshot could gain traction with its back-to-basics approach.

  • Top seven most griped about VDI challenges

    VDI isn't easy to stand up and deploy, and a lot of people have complaints about it: It's too complex, it costs too much, performance stinks and admins are hard to find.

  • VDI plants the seeds for desktops in the cloud

    VDI may never see adoption rates over 20% because it takes a lot of upfront investment and on-site expertise. That adds up to big bucks, for many companies. But DaaS offloads the hardware and skills-based requirements that it takes...

  • What are the biggest pros and cons of VDI?

    Cost savings and easier management are billed as top reasons to do VDI, but the technology also has downsides, and its complexity can make it daunting.

  • How DaaS and VDI management differ

    VDI management has a leg up on traditional desktop management, but things get even easier when you deliver virtual desktops to users from the cloud.

  • When should persistent VDI be used over non-persistent VDI?

    VDI expert Brian Madden explains why most of today's storage options can handle persistent desktops, and how non-persistence can contribute to VDI failure.

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