Cloud VDI Plus Data-As-A-Service produces outstanding performance for power users, enables globally dispersed project teams to collaborate more effectively CAMPBELL, Calif., Sep. 12, 2019 — Panzura, the leader in multi-cloud data services, today announced a partnership with Workspot to help joint customers move beyond technology barriers that hamper business growth. The companies’ joint go-to-market ISV (Independent… Read more
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Adopting new technology is vital to support the growth of any firm. Being adaptable and open to new technologies can set a quickly-growing company up for success while refusing to evolve with technology can spell failure. Read the full article.
Three of the biggest challenges that AEC firms face have to do with the difficulty of real-time collaboration, the complexity of joint venture partnerships and the availability of talent. Cloud virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), a turnkey service that delivers virtual desktops and workstations from a public cloud, can uniquely address all three of these challenges and… Read more
Southland Industries spent five years assessing different virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) technologies, providers and hardware, including systems that could be run on company premises or in the cloud, before settling on Workspot. Now the firm is saving hundreds of thousands of dollars – here’s how. Read the full article.
CBO caught up with Southland Senior Director of Infrastructure Services Israel Sumano to discuss the benefits the team is experiencing after implementing VDI in its offices, what barriers to implementation the company has experienced, and his best advice for other companies looking to do the same. Read the full article.
Most large AEC firms with multiple locations seek out agility for their operations. Southland Industries in the United States accomplished this with cloud VDI via GPU workstations from Workspot. Read the full article.
Engineering News Record (ENR) editor Jeff Rubenstone spoke with MEP firm Southland Industries’ Israel Sumano, the man behind the firm’s move away from expensive IT infrastructure and on to Workspot cloud workstations in Microsoft Azure. Rubenstone shares why “Sumano sees the shift to the cloud for processing power as a potential sea change for design… Read more
A mobile, distributed workforce needs to be able to work from anywhere, and enterprises have looked to VDI for the solution. However, legacy solutions have fallen far short of their promises. Cloud VDI is a whole new approach that simplifies infrastructure, fills performance and reliability gaps and delivers new levels of agility that drive growth…. Read more
Dan Bergeron of SkyTerra Technologies, a Workspot and Microsoft partner, highlights how they deployed Workspot cloud VDI on Microsoft Azure for a joint venture partnership of seven companies engaged in building the new $1.5 billion hospital at the University of Pennsylvania. The secure cloud environemnt was built from start to finish in just six weeks,… Read more
TechTarget’s John Powers and Workspot customer Eric Quinn, CTO of C&S Companies, discuss the considerations involved in deploying a digital workspace solution, particularly the importance of the end-user experience. Read the full article.
Award-winning Engineering Firm Turns to Workspot Cloud Workstations on Azure to Solve App Performance Problems in Branch Offices, Accelerate Growth CAMPBELL, Calif. – June 18, 2019 – With a growing workforce of CAD experts located around the country, Hanson Professional Services needed to improve the work experience for these highly valuable people in remote offices…. Read more
The promise of virtual desktops was for people to have on-demand, anytime, anywhere access to their corporate apps and desktops. But traditional VDI solutions have failed to deliver the commensurate benefits for most organisations. Today we are seeing strong momentum for enterprises moving workloads to the public cloud, and with the right VDI solution, moving… Read more
Firm Improves Experience for CAD Power Users and Drives Firm Growth While Decreasing Infrastructure Costs CAMPBELL, Calif. – May 21, 2019 – Workspot announced today that Ramaker & Associates, Inc., a full-service engineering and architecture firm, is able to accelerate CAD work, enabling growth and saving on infrastructure costs with its use of Workspot… Read more
Southland Industries, one of the largest design-build firms in the US, has deployed Workspot Workstation Cloud on Microsoft Azure. Workspot GPU cloud workstations will enable hundreds of the firm’s CAD and BIM experts to use GPU-intensive apps ‘anywhere’ and collaborate in real time on complex 3D designs. According to Workspot, the ability to scale the… Read more
Firm Increases Flexibility, Productivity and Scalability Using Workspot Cloud Workstations Delivered Through Microsoft Azure CAMPBELL, Calif. – May 14, 2019 – Workspot announced today that Southland Industries, one of the nation’s largest building systems experts and #19 on ENR’s list of Top Specialty Contractors, has deployed Workspot Workstation Cloud on Microsoft Azure to accelerate the… Read more
Industry Today is showcasing environmental consultant Dudek’s selection of Workspot GPU Cloud workstations on Microsoft Azure to slash the time it takes to process complex images collected by drones. Download the case study.
As more business processes are conducted digitally, there is an increased need for disaster recovery (DR) planning. When a business disruption happens, such as a natural disaster, what is the most effective and affordable way to get back to productivity once people are safe? Fortunately, with today’s cloud computing capabilities, a natural disaster doesn’t also… Read more
Cloud-Native GPU Workstations Reduce Drone Data Processing Time from Five Days to Six Hours, Improve Overall Productivity for Survey Engineers CAMPBELL, Calif. – March 19, 2019 – Workspot, the leader in cloud-native Desktop as a Service (DaaS), today announced that Dudek has successfully deployed Workspot Workstation Cloud on Microsoft Azure for their architecture, engineering and… Read more
Engineering and environmental consulting firm Dudek, which provides drone imagery services to contractors, has found an effective solution for turning around image projects for construction clients fast – Workspot Workstation Cloud. Brian Nordmann, Dudek’s CIO, says jobs that used to take five days of continuous processing now take about six hours. Read the full article.
Leader in Cloud-Edge PCs to Demonstrate Unprecedented Performance, Scalability, and Security for Companies Using Graphics-Intensive Apps CAMPBELL, Calif. – March 14, 2019 – At NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC) in San Jose, California, March 18-21, Workspot executives will collaborate with other technology leaders to showcase how Workspot GPU cloud workstations in Microsoft Azure are driving… Read more
Workspot Cloud PCs on Microsoft Azure Address New Use Cases Workspot and Microsoft Collaboration Pays Off in Cloud-Scale Agility for Joint Customers Campbell, Calif. – March 6, 2019 – Workspot, a leading cloud PC solution provider and Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) technology partner, today announced it has extended its go-to-market partnership and technology… Read more
Cloud-Native DaaS Overcomes Legacy VDI Complexity and User Experience Challenges CAMPBELL, Calif. – Feb. 26, 2019 – Workspot, the leader in cloud PCs on Microsoft Azure, today announced that C&S Companies has successfully deployed Workspot Workstation Cloud on Microsoft Azure for their architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) firm. GPU workstations are delivered from Azure to… Read more
IT leaders know the numbers: According to FEMA, 40 percent of businesses fail to recover from a disaster. That’s why disaster recovery (DR) planning is one of the top priorities for IT teams. When a business disruption happens, such as a natural disaster, what is the most effective and affordable way to jumpstart productivity once… Read more
Private v public cloud: The public cloud has had a major impact on how organisations of all sizes receive IT services. Some organisations use private clouds, either on-premises or outsourced to a service provider. But with public clouds enjoying widespread adoption, when would you use a private cloud, and are there any advantages in doing… Read more
CAMPBELL, Calif. – Nov. 27, 2018 – Workspot, a leader in Cloud PC solutions, today announced it has entered into a license agreement with Microsoft to enable access to Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) technology for Workspot’s Cloud PC solutions on Microsoft Azure. The agreement enables Workspot to use Microsoft’s latest protocol technology to deliver… Read more