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Hi there, and welcome to this months vNews. A monthly round up of what’s going on in the world
of virtualization. Yeah, I scan all the blogs – filter out what I can and then regurgitate it for
you pleasure. Doesn't that sound nice. I do these occasionally for the user groups I speak at. It’s
part news, part tips and part personal rant.
If you want the PowerPoints they are here… and if you just want the links they are here:
VIDEO - This is a chat with Raymond Overman. He’s the Information Technology Manager for Microban Products Company based in Charlotte, North Carolina – leader in built-in antimicrobial product protection
DaaS providers tout hosted desktops as more efficient and secure than traditional VDI, but cloud security concerns persist. Companies looking to do DaaS have to trust their provider's staff and back-end security measures without first-hand insight.
When virtual desktops don't work well, it makes for unhappy employees and IT pros. Luckily, there's a lot you can do to optimize VDI performance, such as allocating enough hardware and using some flash in your storage system.