Cloud Desktop Case Studies: The Workspot Advantage
Companies are using Workspot cloud desktops to address a wide range of business challenges, from securely supporting remote work across industries to providing a high-performance cloud workstation platform for CAD power users. Workspot is proud to share the cloud desktop case studies of these innovators.
Advisor 360 is a SaaS platform that serves the financial services industry. Seeking to replace an aging and expensive on-prem VDI solution, the company evaluated 4 different VDI solutions. They needed a solution that would provide effective cloud desktops for their remote software developers. After extensive testing, the decision was unanimous to go with Workspot.
View the full case study to learn about Advisor 360’s experience with the Workspot customer success team, and the benefits they have seen from their deployment.
“We were looking for a partnership; Workspot has a much better model – it’s a more collaborative relationship.”
– Matt Hallenborg, Senior Systems Engineer, Technical Operations
The solution is simple to deploy, simple to use and maintain, and it’s easy to scale across cloud regions.”
– Israel Sumano, Senior Director of Infrastructure Services
CIO Israel Sumano brought in Workspot, and was able to quickly prove that end users were seeing performance that was even better than their physical PCs. Users also gained the flexibility to work from home or the job site, using any device. Learn more about how Southland has fundamentally transformed their business by leveraging Workspot cloud desktops and workstations.
Poyner Spruill is a multi-disciplinary law firm, based in North Carolina, with a broad swath of practice areas. Poyner Spruill’s IT organization needed a replacement for an aging fleet of desktops. After an extensive and costly effort to deliver desktops with traditional on-prem VDI running on hyperconverged infrastructure, CIO Ellen Kinsinger became frustrated when the system did not live up to performance expectations. When one of her IT pros discovered Workspot, the team decided to conduct a “bake off.” Workspot delivered the flexibility to support the lawyers’ needs to work from any location and also to become an effective part of the firm’s business continuity planning.
To learn more about how Poiner Spruill is leveraging Workspot to run their business, read the full case study.
“I read the Workspot tagline ‘Insanely Simple VDI’, and I said, I want that! What it came down to was simplicity, performance and the numbers worked.”
– Ellen Kinsinger – CIO
“Aside from the technology, the responsiveness of the Customer Success team was the best part. I really appreciated that.”
– Travis Nieves – IT Manager
AGDATA is a marketing agency focused on the agriculture industry. Their IT organization was finding that their on-prem VDI solution was too slow and was becoming unreliable. Further, remote users were frustrated by poor performance that inhibited productivity. AGDATA’s IT manager began researching cloud desktops as a way to move away from complex and costly on-premises infrastructure. After a quick proof of concept with Workspot, the decision was made: Onboard Workspot and decommission their on-premises VDI.
To learn more about the benefits AGDATA achieved with Workspot, visit the case study.