Workspot Announces Partnership With Nutanix to Deliver Next-Generation Workspace Architectures for the Cloud and Hyperconverged Infrastructure Era
SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwired – Nov 16, 2015) – Workspot (workspot.com), the leading provider of Workspace as a Service, announced today it has joined the Nutanix Elevate Partner Program. By joining the program, Workspot will integrate with Nutanix to bring to market a solution designed to fully leverage the ease of use and TCO benefits of hyperconverged infrastructures for desktop virtualization.
Together Nutanix and Workspot deliver to IT organizations a highly streamlined solution able to provision virtual desktops, apps and data to any user on any device in minutes. By integrating compute, storage, and virtualization into a turnkey hyperconverged appliance — Nutanix drastically reduces complexity and enables IT organizations to easily scale capacity to meet changing businesses requirements. Workspot provides a single pane of glass in the cloud to deliver desktops and applications to any device, leveraging all the existing investments made in IT, and delivering to end-user client requirements across all device types.
“Workspot enables users to securely and easily access any application from any device with our Workspace as a Service solution,” Amitabh Sinha, Workspot CEO, said. “We’re excited to partner with Nutanix to deliver a solution purpose-built for hyperconverged infrastructure that takes a bite out of the costs and complexity suffered by legacy approaches to VDI.”
“Nutanix is always working to deliver greater simplicity and ease of use for customers,” said Venugopal Pai, Vice President of Strategic Alliances and Business Development at Nutanix. “Workspot helps to deliver on these core tenets with their Workspace as a Service solution through the cloud, and we are pleased to have Workspot become a Nutanix Elevate technology alliances partner.”
“The emergence of the As-a-Service Economy has placed tremendous stress on organizations to shift their infrastructure models from fixed legacy systems to fluid enablers of business value,” said Fred McClimans, EVP of Strategy and Managing Director of Digital Trust and Security at HfS Research. “The Workspot / Nutanix partnership is closely aligned with our position on the value of, and need for, plug-and-play digital services that allow organizations to be nimble, dynamic and focused on improved user/consumer experience.”
The key benefits of the joint solution to customers include:
- Accelerated time-to-production compared to traditional infrastructure
- Ease of design and deployment, with sizing tools and reference designs that allow IT organizations to go from concept to production within a fraction of the time of traditional approaches
- Unified workspaces for end users, with a platform that allows the ability to mix and match virtual desktops and applications in a single workspace on any device
For more information about Workspot and Nutanix, please visit www.workspot.com/nutanix.
Workspot, the leading cloud-based provider of workspace solutions, is the fastest and simplest solution for enterprise mobility and remote access. In 60 minutes, Workspot solves the corporate challenge of securely delivering apps, desktops and data to any device with a single frictionless user experience across mobile, Mac and PC platforms. Workspot connects users to all apps and data leveraging existing investments in the datacenter and without migrating data to the cloud. Based in Cupertino, California, Workspot is recognized by Gartner as a “Cool Vendor” in endpoint computing. For more information, visit www.workspot.com.