Workspot on Cloud Expo Journal: The VDI Landscape

Digital transformation can be exciting, but it also can be painful. Organizations are trying to better support a growing mobile workforce that needs the flexibility to work from anywhere on any device. The ability to do so offers a distinct competitive advantage, as productivity soars.  Read the full article.

Workspot Next-Generation VDI and Published Apps Available on the Azure Marketplace

CUPERTINO, Calif., June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Workspot, the leader in next-generation virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), today announced that its industry-first, cloud-native VDI solution is available to customers through the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. Workspot is the only VDI vendor on the market deploying Windows 10 virtual desktops, Windows apps and GPU workstations on Azure, with flat-rate, predictable monthly fees…. Read more

Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Workspot Extends Reach of Next-Gen VDI, Adding New Customers via the Azure Marketplace

CUPERTINO, Calif., May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Organizations need simplified virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and desktop-as-a-service (DaaS) deployments that drive workforce efficiency and favorable economics. Workspot, with a dramatically different approach to cloud-based virtual desktops and apps, is strengthening its Microsoft partnership and building customer momentum with its next-generation VDI. Workspot is shaking up the market… Read more

Workspot on ChannelBuzz: Workspot Adds Second Partner Program for Cloud Consultant Partners

SaaS-based Workspot is creating the new channel program specifically for cloud-focused partners, following the strong growth of their business this year around Microsoft Azure. Cupertino CA-based Workspot, which makes a cloud-native VDI solution, has announced the launch of a new Cloud Consulting Partner Program. Aimed at Microsoft-focused partners working with Azure, it will complement Workspot’s… Read more

DaaS 2.0 Cloud Consulting Partner Program Expands Workspot’s Successful Channel Strategy

DaaS 2.0 Cloud Consulting Partner Program Expands Workspot’s Successful Channel Strategy  Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Leader Seeks New Breed of Partnering Relationships to Capture Nascent Mid-market & Enterprise Segments in Key Verticals CUPERTINO, Calif. – May 16, 2017 – Workspot, the leader in next-generation virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), today announced the launch of a new Cloud… Read more

Workspot Expands Senior Leadership Team to Accelerate Go-to-Market

New Hires from Citrix and Microsoft Join Cloud-Based Provider of VDI 2.0 CUPERTINO, CA–  Citrix Summit – Workspot (workspot.com), a leader in next-generation Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), announced today the appointment of four new senior team members: Hamish McNee as Senior Director of Worldwide Channels, Deborah Thornton as Director of Integrated Marketing, Rommy Channe as… Read more

Workspot’s DaaS 2.0 featured on Sys-Con Media

Xenia Von Wedel interviews Workspot’s VP of Marketing, Brad Peterson, about DaaS 2.0: What is new about Workspot Desktop as a Service 2.0 (DaaS 2.0) on Microsoft Azure? Brad Peterson, VP of Marketing at Workspot: First, Workspot VDI 2.0 is the industry’s first cloud-native, multi-tenant, infinitely scalable VDI solution, when combined with a customer’s datacenter infrastructure,… Read more

Workspot on IT Business Edge: DaaS 2.0

Mike Vizard of IT Business Edge covers Workspot’s DaaS 2.0 announcement during Gartner’s Data Center Conference: “While Workspot has an existing relationship with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Brad Peterson, vice president of marketing for Workspot, says the company expects Microsoft to become the dominant provider of cloud services pertaining to desktop and productivity applications. In… Read more

Workspot dramatically simplifies VDI by leveraging the power of Microsoft Azure to deliver the first DaaS 2.0 Solution

DaaS 2.0 enables organizations of all sizes to deploy VDI for thousands of end users in a single day with no additional CAPEX LAS VEGAS, NV — Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference — Workspot (workspot.com), the leader in next-generation Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), announced today they are extending their cloud-native, multi-tenant architecture… Read more

ComputerWeekly: Workspot named an “Innovative VDI specialist”

ComputerWeekly writes an article about end user devices requiring careful orchestration, and names Workspot an “Innovative VDI Specialist”: “Innovative VDI specialists are also emerging and building on the DaaS proposition, such as Workspot or VDIworks, which are using the cloud to simplify the challenging aspects of VDI, such as storage, load balancing and performance monitoring. Other… Read more

VMBlog Covers Workspot Series B Funding

From VMBlog.com: Workspot, a Cupertino, California-based provider of cloud workspace applications, announced that it has successfully raised $6.2 million in a Series B funding round. This latest round was led by Presidio Ventures with participation from Follow[the]Seed, Helion, Translink, and WTI. According to a company spokesperson, Workspot will primarily use the money from this latest… Read more

Tech.Co: Workspot Raises $6.2M to Add Rocket Fuel to VDI Product Growth

Tech.Co recently featured Workspot in their funding section, covering our $6.2 million Series B round of funding: “Today, Cupertino-based Workspot is announcing the successful close of a $6.2 million Series B round. The latest round is led by Presidio Ventures, with additional support from Follow[the]Seed, Helion, Translink, and WTI. According to a company spokeswoman, Workspot will… Read more

Workspot, Leader in VDI 2.0, Raises $6.2 Million in Series B Funding Led By Presidio Ventures

Funding Will Fuel Sales and Marketing Efforts to Accelerate Workspot’s VDI 2.0 Solution CUPERTINO, CA — Workspot (workspot.com), the leading provider of VDI 2.0, announced today they have closed $6.2 million in series B funding led by Presidio Ventures and additional funding from Follow[the]Seed, Helion, Translink, and WTI. Workspot’s Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) 2.0 solution… Read more

Computer Technology Review: Scale Computing partners with Workspot to ease VDI

“Hyperconverged storage vendor Scale Computing announced Wednesday a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution that combines the simplicity, scalability, and availability of its hyperconverged infrastructure with Workspot’s simple, modern VDI 2.0. The pre-validated and integrated solution enables small and midsize companies to deploy virtual desktops across the organization in as little as 60 minutes at half… Read more

Top IT Challenges: VDI and the Cloud

While two of the most common IT solutions implemented by the enterprise are the cloud and VDI, organizations currently face big challenges when it comes to user adoption. Common hindrances include inconsistent implementation, lack of ability to customize, and lack of frequent updates. Believe it or not, these issues are enough for IT professionals to… Read more

The Register: Workspot and Scale Computing Partnership

Hyper-converger Scale Computing is adding business applications to its offerings with virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and business analytics available to its small and medium business customers. Workspot is supplying the VDI software, which it says is straightforward to use. Jason Collier, a co-founder at Scale Computing, said in a canned quote: “Our primary driver is… Read more