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Leveraging VDI to Enable BYOD

by: Rick Varju, Director of Engineering and Operations at Foley & Lardner LLP The consumerization of IT and BYOD in the corporate enterprise are quickly and dramatically changing how we all work and the technology we use to get our work done anytime, anywhere and from any device.  While deploying VDI does not eliminate all of the security risks associated with embracing BYOD, it does mitigate a good deal of it. For starters, with...

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Tackling BYOD? Here’s Some Food for Thought

By: Justin Venezia, Consulting Architect, VMware and Courtney Burry, Director of Product Marketing, VMware Looking to support bring your own device within your company? You’re not alone. Today over 65% of organizations are exploring how to embrace BYOD. In fact, it seems as though most customers I talk to have some sort of BYOD initiative in play or at the very least, on their to-do list for the year. But tackling BYOD in a physical...

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Case Study: Making the Case for Desktop Virtualization for BYOD

As employees increasingly look to bring personally owned laptops and other devices into the workplace, many organizations find themselves considering a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policy. For an IT professional, this raises key questions, like how to ensure users have access to the applications and resources they need for their work and how to implement a secure, data protection plan for their organization. Managing disparate,...

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Momentum for Real-time Unified Communications Support within Virtualized Desktops Continues in 2013 with Cisco

by Geoffrey Murase, Sr. Solutions Marketing Manager, End User Computing Cisco has announced today that Cisco Jabber, an all in in one unified communications (UC) application, will be supported in VMware View desktop environments.  You can check out Cisco’s Phil Sherburne discussing this announcement in his blog – http://goo.gl/E17bp.  In addition to UC functions such as IM and presence, Cisco Jabber can be used for real-time...

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How to Simplify User Desktops with VDI

IT professionals supporting complex, growing or aging desktop infrastructures know that the amalgamation of data from different sources on each user’s machine increases the complexity of managing user identities. In a recent Google+ Hangout, vExpert Barry Coombs of Computerworld Systems LTD discusses the role VDI plays in simplifying disorganized, disparate desktop resources and profiles. In organizations where desktop infrastructure...

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