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Monday, May 27th, 2019

desktop virtualization

Is Desktop-as-a-Service ready for business?

Licensing complications and an immature market limit where DaaS is useful, but desktops in the cloud are ideal for specific situations.

INET launches Thailand’s first public cloud Desktop-as-a-Service offering

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Internet Thailand PLC (INET), an ICT solutions provider, in partnership with Citrix, is launching Thailand’s first public cloud Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) offering.

Singapore’s IT leaders still struggle to meet employee expectations

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A majority or 98 percent of IT leaders in Singapore find it a challenge to effectively implement all the technology tools employees expect to use to communicate in the workplace.

Dell ships mobile cloud-access device

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Dell Wyse Cloud Connect is an ultra-compact cloud-access device that instantly delivers desktop virtualization and personal cloud services to any HDMI- or MHL-enabled display.

VMware acquires Desktone, makes network virtualization generally available

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The company also announced a number of new management tools at VMworld Europe

Virtualization a key attraction for Resorts World Sentosa

Resorts World At Sentosa Private Ltd (Resorts World Sentosa) operates a 49 hectare leisure development on the island of Sentosa off southern Singapore.

The S$7 billion (USD$5.5 billion) development incorporates six hotels with more than 1,500 rooms in total; South East Asia’s first and only Universal Studios theme park; the world’s largest oceanarium; a maritime museum; and a wide range of dining, retail and entertainment options. Resorts World Sentosa officially opened the integrated resort on 7 December 2012.

The Challenge

Dell announces all-in-one desktop virtualization appliance

Dell has expanded its end-to-end cloud client computing portfolio in Asia-Pacific. The company is introducing Desktop Virtualization Solutions (DVS) Simplified Appliance in Asia-Pacific to specifically address the cost and complexity challenges of virtual desktop adoption.

The solution is an all-in-one desktop virtualization appliance for organizations looking to avoid the time and complexity involved in building out their VDI infrastructure.

BYOD makes life hard for IT admins, says VMware

While we used to have only one device that connected to the Internet, we now possess a multitude of devices that we use daily, said VMware's chief technology officer Steve Herrod. The problem he went on to say was that IT had hodgepodge of tools to deal with this multi- device environment.

Life tough for IT admins says VMware

While we used to have only one device that connected to the Internet, we now possess a multitude of devices that we use daily, said VMware's chief technology officer Steve Herrod. The problem he went on to say was that IT had hodgepodge of tools to deal with this multi- device environment.

Temasek Polytechnic transforms learning with VDI

For 1,500 students enrolled in eight of Temasek Polytechnic’s School of Informatics and IT (SIIT) diploma courses, the implementation of VDI this semester has boosted their ability to learn and collaborate anytime, anywhere via their mobile devices.