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Muthu Somasundaram, VMware
Rory Clements, VMware
Andre Leibovici, VMware @andreleibovici

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The VMware View Mobile Secure Desktop and the VMware View AlwaysOn Point of Care Desktop  are the first two of four key solutions that VMware has tested and validated. These two solutions, which address specific business needs and IT requirements around the mobile workforce and the need for high availability, are both now available to customers to leverage in their environments.

Mobile Secure Desktop – Validated Design Guide – [PDF]

AlwaysOn Point of Care Desktop Reference Architecture Guide – [PDF]

Getting Desktop Virtualization Right – By Vittorio Viarengo, VP of Desktop Product Marketing, VMware

VMware Mobile Secure Desktop Bootcamp – Don't miss this!

Reference joint partner validations and offerings

Supporting news and blogs from partners including,

  • LWL (Press Release)
  • Nimble Storage (Press Release)
  • F5 (blog)
  • Nexenta (blog)
  • ZDNet (post)
  • with blog posts from Symantec, Trend Micro, EMC, Atlantis Computing, EMC , Pivot3 (blog) forthcoming.

AlwaysOn Desktop — AlwaysOn Point of Care

VMware Solutions for Healthcare Providers

VMware Healthcare Brochure – [PDF]

[Webcast] – Learn how Kettering Health Network maximized clinician patient time by virtualizing clinician access to data

Mobile Secure Desktop
Find out more about the Mobile Secure Desktop by attending the VMware View Mobile Secure Desktop Bootcamp (FREE on-demand training). This Bootcamp features 12 on-demand technical deep dive sessions and covers everything from design best practices to location aware printing.  Begins Monday July 16th with one new session being pushed out daily.  Email invites you can use to forward to channel partners and customers for this will be coming out shortly.

Customers can also register on the site to receive a FREE e-book (collection of all of the material that will be presented in the Bootcamp series).

[Book] - VMware View 5 Desktop Virtualization Solutions - Jason Langone & Andre Leibovici

  • Secure your Visual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) by having firewalls, antivirus, virtual enclaves, USB redirection and filtering and smart card authentication.
  • Analyze the strategies and techniques used to migrate a user population from a physical desktop environment to a virtual desktop solution.
  • A learn-by-example based approach that focuses on key concepts to provide the foundation to solve real world problems

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