Starlink provides satellite Internet access to over 40 countries. Operated by SpaceX, a constellation of 3,300 small satellites currently orbit… Read more
The Shift from On-Premises to Cloud-Based Desktop Virtualization
By Matthew Davidson and Michael Keen It has been stated thousands of times through the years, “Change presents opportunities.” The… Read more
The New Adaptive Enterprise Competitive Advantage: Cloud PCs
By Michael Keen and Matthew Davidson Around the world, enterprises wrestle with change. To stay competitive, organizations need to make… Read more
What’s a Cloud PC and Why Do Enterprises Need Them?
That buzz in the air? That’s everyone talking about cloud PCs, a.k.a cloud desktops. There’s also GPU cloud workstations for… Read more
Cloud Desktops for DevOps Bring New Agility
Tough DevOps Challenges Keeping control of the DevOps environment is really important. That’s one of the things I’ve learnt from… Read more
Flat-Rate Pricing Models are Key to Cloud PC Success
Organizations large and small are seeking new ways to grow and to do that, they have to be agile. If… Read more
Ready for Cloud PCs? Make Sure They’re Enterprise Ready.
Enterprise customers are adopting cloud computing and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) to provide modern, flexible workplace solutions that allow users to securely… Read more
Cloud PCs: Turnkey Service or Design & Build?
In a recent blog we talked about the importance of a globally distributed architecture for planet-scale VDI. The architecture you… Read more
VDI That Spans 1000 Data Centers? Why You Should Think Big.
I am guessing your first reaction to the headline is “that’s crazy – why would I ever need to do… Read more
Cloud PCs = Planet-Scale, Turnkey VDI
Planet-Scale Power to the People Most information technology infrastructure products – databases, server virtualization, file servers, VDI, storage, servers, application servers,… Read more
Why is Less than 99.95% Desktop Availability Acceptable?
In this post, I’ll share some key insights derived from many great conversations with IT and business leaders who are… Read more
Friends Don’t Let Friends Buy VDI! Buy a Cloud PC!
With so many CIOs emptying their on-premises data centers, traditional VDI is on its way out too, and for good… Read more
Simplicity + Enterprise- Ready: The Peanut Butter and Chocolate of Cloud PCs
When it comes to enterprise software, you’ve always made tradeoffs and hard choices. In particular, simplicity and enterprise-class features just… Read more
The New “Gold Standard” of Virtual Desktop Performance
What does “great performance” mean to you? Those of us in the IT world (and particularly in the world of… Read more
The New Math of VDI Performance – Better than a PC!
Anyone who has experience with traditional VDI knows that users suffer with poor performance. It is always worse than physical… Read more
The Tao of DaaS Monitoring
Workspot’s raison-d’être is to improve the lives of everyone involved in the “virtual desktops” food chain, whether it’s the CIO,… Read more
The 4 T’s of Cloud Desktop Success
Over the years we’ve often talked about the innovation Workspot has brought to the world of virtual desktops. We’ve come… Read more
How to Benchmark a Cloud Desktop Service
It’s amazing how fast the VDI market is changing and exciting because with these changes customers will finally realize some… Read more
Good DaaS, Bad DaaS, Not DaaS! A Primer for Modern CIOs.
I recently attended the AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas, and amid the head-spinning barrage of presentations and announcements that… Read more