Workspot Provides Desktop as a Service Solution That Enables Organizations to Securely Deliver Virtual Desktops from the Public Cloud
CAMPBELL, Calif. – Dec. 19, 2019 –Workspot today announced that it was mentioned as a Representative Vendor in Gartner’s Market Guide for Desktop as a Service.(1) The Market Guide analyzes the scope of the DaaS market and shares a list of Representative Vendors.
According to Gartner, “DaaS has been successful for small organizations and is now being adopted by midsize and large enterprise organizations, primarily for disaster recovery, and elastic and temporary use cases. DaaS offerings can vary significantly in scope of service, ease of adoption and cost, and will become more viable as organizations move more workloads and applications to the cloud… By 2023, price reductions and product maturity will lead organizations to move 20% of VDI users into DaaS offerings in the cloud.”
Workspot’s SaaS platform gives IT the ability to provision and manage virtual desktops, workstations and applications in any Microsoft Azure region around the world from a single console. Workspot’s flat-rate pricing includes the cost of Azure for predictability and a Go Live program to ensure rapid time to value.
- Management Simplicity:Workspot’s powerful platform overlays Microsoft Azure, and empowers IT to deploy and manage the right custom desktop for each user in a matter of minutes, anywhere in the world.
- End-User Performance: Workspot was built from the ground up as a cloud-native service that places the desktop in the Azure region closest to the user for optimal performance.
- Enterprise-Ready: Workspot is optimized to work with existing enterprise environments, including custom desktop images, security stacks, authentication tools, and processes.
Amitabh Sinha, CEO and co-founder, Workspot, said: “We believe our inclusion as a Representative Vendor in the Gartner Market Guide validates our position as an innovator in the DaaS market. We think our customers find that the simplicity, performance, and scalability of the Workspot platform are enabling new use cases across their enterprises.”
(1) Gartner, Inc. “Market Guide for Desktop as a Service” by Nathan Hill, Michael Silver, Nov. 6, 2019.
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Workspot is changing the way enterprises provision desktops. Workspot’s cloud desktop solution is delivered as a turnkey, enterprise-ready service, exclusively on Microsoft Azure. The Workspot service places Windows 10 desktops and workstations at the edge of the cloud region nearest users for unparalleled performance. IT can expect fast-time-to-value and on-demand, global scalability. Business leaders can respond faster to changing market dynamics, pursue new opportunities globally and hire the best talent anywhere, while fulfilling cloud-first mandates that position their companies for accelerated growth. The service features flat-rate pricing, which includes the cost of Microsoft Azure compute, Go-Live Deployment Services and ongoing support. For more information on Workspot solutions please visit www.workspot.com.
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