Leading Auto Manufacturer Hyundai Implements Workspot Enterprise Desktop Cloud. Learn More

Hanson Professional Services is a nationally recognized, award-winning consulting firm with offices across the United States.

Hanson’s CAD experts are distributed across many locations and smaller offices. The IT team needed to find a workstation solution that could support CAD users who needed to travel to job sites, giving them the ability to conduct construction observation and also make use of their CAD apps while in the field. In many of their smaller offices, employees had attempted to work on GPU-intensive files over a VPN connection, but they experienced latency that significantly lowered productivity and frustrated employees.

Bob Stidham, while initially skeptical even after seeing the cloud workstation solution demonstrated, led the proof-of-concept. Ultimately concluded, “The ability to spin up workstations, to redeploy workstations with our image on it, all done in five minutes, is huge for us.”

Workspot cloud workstations are placed in the Azure regions closest to each user, and because the GPU and project data are tightly coupled, users, no matter where they are located, experience performance that is often better than physical PCs. Now, rather than buying a $3,500 machine to do CAD, Hanson can simply provide a Workspot cloud workstation on a low-cost laptop. This makes it easier for people to move between office, job site and any other location where they may need to do work, while delivering great performance that keeps CAD engineers happy. When asked what cloud workstation power users think about the Workspot solution, Stidham replied, “100% of them say ‘this is awesome!’”

Latest Resources

We're here to help! Access these valuable resources to help guide your journey to cloud desktops.

Customer Hydradyne uses Workspot Remote Desktops to Run Manufacturing

Manufacturing Firm Chooses Workspot VDI to Enable Secure Mobility and Support BYOD. How do you cost-effectively support secure, instant-access to desktops and apps for a growing, mobile salesforce?

Videos
Workspot Customer Houston Eye Shares Their Journey to Workspot

Healthcare Provider Chooses Workspot Desktop Cloud. How do you instantly deliver apps and data to PCs in exam rooms across 29 locations using service account sign-ins?

Videos
Workspot Customer Mead & Hunt Demonstrates Amazing Performance

Major Architecture and Engineering Firm Turns to Cloud GPU Workstations to Fuel Growth. With 30+ locations and 400 design engineers, Mead & Hunt sought greater agility to serve clients across geographies and accelerate growth.

Videos