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  • Reducing PC Management Costs With NxTop

    1. 1. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 1 Leveraging Virtualization to Improve Desktop Management Michael Rose Research Analyst, Enterprise Virtualization Software IDC
    2. 2. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 2 Outline • The Challenges of Desktop Management – Costs – Control • Mature Technologies That Improve Desktop Management • Leveraging Virtualization to Improve Desktop Management – Opportunities – Challenges • Overview of Virtual Computer
    3. 3. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 3 Considering the Challenges Of Desktop Management
    4. 4. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 4 Challenges of Desktop Management PC Lifecycle Acquire Deploy Maintain Retire
    5. 5. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 5 Challenges of Desktop Management Understanding the Costs 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 700 Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Year 6 Acquisition Payment Deploy Maintain Upgrade Retire Two 3 Year PC Lifecycles Source: IDC, 2009 Maintain….. Hardware Maintenance HelpDesk OS Management App. Management Asset Management Compliance
    6. 6. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 6 Challenges of Desktop Management Understanding the Costs 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 700 800 900 1,000 Component Cost Retire Upgrade Maintain Deploy Acquisition Payment Lifecycle for 1 PC Source: IDC, 2009 Maintain….. Hardware Maintenance HelpDesk OS Management App. Management Asset Management Compliance
    7. 7. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 7 Challenges of Desktop Management Understanding the Costs 0 200 400 600 800 1,000 1,200 1,400 1,600 1,800 Component Cost Retire Upgrade Maintain Deploy Acquisition Payment Total Cost for 1 PC Lifecycle Source: IDC, 2008 Maintain….. Hardware Maintenance HelpDesk OS Management App. Management Asset Management Compliance
    8. 8. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 8 Challenges of Desktop Management Control • Audit/Compliance • Security • Disaster Recovery • Fault Tolerance • User Flexibility
    9. 9. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 9 Technologies That Improve Desktop Management
    10. 10. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 10 Technologies That Enable Desktop Management • IT Asset Management Software – Discovery/Inventory – License Management – Software Metering • License Management • Identity/Access Management • Software Distribution Tools • Settings and Configuration Management Tools • All Based on Traditionally Installed Desktop Software All Based on Traditionally Installed Desktop Software
    11. 11. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 11 PC/TC Hardware Server Hardware IP Network Hypervisor Multiple Unique Desktops Product Examples – VMware VDI (View) – Citrix XenDesktop – Qumranet (RedHat) Leveraging Virtualization for Desktop Management Centralized Virtual Desktops Desktop Desktop Access Software
    12. 12. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 12 Improving Desktop Management through Virtualization Centralized Virtual Desktop Labor Savings 0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% Reduction Data management/back-up Addressing Security Issues Softw are Deploy/Patching Desktop setup and config Application Management Asset management Threat Assessment Desktop softw are instal User administration Image Management Other  Savings levels only realized with limited specific use cases  Cost savings in comparison to managed, non-locked-down PCs  Largest cost savings for data backup and security  Most benefits associated with virtualization not centralization
    13. 13. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 13  Mobility Requirements  Performance Requirements  Peripheral Requirements  Datacenter Requirements  Capital Requirements Should you use Server Based Computing?
    14. 14. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 14 Hypervisor x86 PC A New Way… Leveraging Virtualization Without Centralizing  Bare-metal hypervisor provides similar flexibility as CVD  Centralize images/applications to simplify management  Enable full compute flexibility and performance for end-users  Provide full scalability by distributing computing
    15. 15. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 15  Founded November, 2007  Significant Expertise in Virtualization  Venture Financing Provided in Part by Citrix (CTXS)  Market Leader in Client-Side Virtualization, beating Citrix, VMware, and Microsoft to Market  Leverage Virtualization as Foundation for Desktop Management Virtual Computer: Pioneering Virtualization for Endpoint Management
    16. 16. Jan-15© 2009 IDC 16 Contact Information Please email me at mprose@idc.com

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