Good post by vMiss (thank you) – follow her here on Twitter
My time with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, or VDI started in 2007. We deployed VMware’s Virtual Desktop Manager for a couple of test projects, including desktops for the help desk, and desktops with admin tools for certain groups within our IT organization. This was before linked clones existed, and we had a hard time justifying the storage costs for hosting desktops in the data center, no matter what the benefits were. Things have certainly come a long way since then. Now we’re working with VMware Horizon View, which is full of features like 3D graphics support, and real time audio and video.
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