11ntc Desktop Virtualization: Tech Track

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11ntc Desktop Virtualization: Tech Track

  1. 1. Desktop Virtualization<br />Not for the faint of heart<br />1<br />#11NTCttvirt<br />
  2. 2. 2<br />Desktop virtualization is hot, and vendor competition is fierce. <br />Three of the top virtual desktop products are Citrix XenDesktop, Quest vWorkspace and VMware View. <br />Of the three, only VMware doesn't provide customers with a choice of infrastructure. While Citrix and Quest support just about everything out there<br />
  3. 3. 3<br />What Are The Benefits?<br /><ul><li>Mobility
  4. 4. Deploy to more personal devices
  5. 5. Security
  6. 6. Protect organization data
  7. 7. Improved IT Management
  8. 8. Single entry of app installs
  9. 9. Lowered Costs in centralized management</li></li></ul><li>Different Perspectives<br />App virtualization<br />Servervirtualization<br />DesktopVirtualization<br />
  10. 10. Increase Business Continuity<br />Synchronizes personal profiles, settings and data to the data-center using Roaming Profiles and Folder Redirection<br />Saves Cost: ON THE FRONT END - quickly recover from PC failures and PC theft <br />Enable anywhere access: enable users to access their data from any authorized PC at any time<br />Improve business continuity: get users’ data on a new PC simply by logging in<br />MultiPoint Server – distributed via USB or Ethernet devices, good example of a low cost VDI solution<br />
  11. 11. Using MultiPoint Server<br /><ul><li>Single low cost server – HP
  12. 12. Distribution nodes via USB
  13. 13. Monitor, Mouse, Keyboard,
  14. 14. Headset connector
  15. 15. Connect via Domain or Local accounts
  16. 16. Single distribution of apps</li></ul>http://www.microsoft.com/windows/multipoint/default.aspx<br />
  17. 17. Where Is The Virtualized Desktop?<br />End user computing scenarios:<br />Growing variety of needs but all based on “user experience ”<br /><ul><li> Mobile - tablets
  18. 18. Diverse Equipment – personal laptops
  19. 19. Home Office</li></li></ul><li>8<br />Where to learn – who's got the beef?<br /><ul><li>Talk to your partners – CDW, Microsoft Roadmap events
  20. 20. Research online –
  21. 21. Lakeside Software http://www.lakesidesoftware.com/
  22. 22. Brian Madden http://www.brianmadden.com/</li></li></ul><li>9<br />Devices are a plenty . . . <br />HP Thin Client t5325 1.2 GHzDT - 1 1.2 GHz - RAM 512 MB - no HDD - HP ThinPro - Monitor : none - Smart Buy<br />MFG #: VY623AT#ABA   |   CDW #: 1937793<br />$209.99<br />HP Compaq Thin Client t5540 - Eden 1 GHzTower - 1 x Eden 1 GHz - RAM 512 MB - no HDD - Chrome9 HC3 - Gigabit Ethernet - Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3 - Monitor : none - Smart Buy<br />MFG #: VA213AT#ABA   |   CDW #: 1833024<br />$339.99<br />
  23. 23. Web Resources<br />Citrix Ask the Architect website<br />http://community.citrix.com/p/xendesktop-on-microsoft#home<br />XenDesktop with Microsoft Hyper-V Guide<br />http://support.citrix.com/article/ctx124687<br />XenDesktop Modular Reference Architecture<br />http://support.citrix.com/article/ctx124087<br />
  24. 24. Questions to ask . . . <br />What are you trying to solve – Hardware deployments? Application Deployment?<br />Lower desktop costs?<br />Do you have the infrastructure? What’s your bandwidth and internal traffic like?<br />What is your support?<br />
  25. 25. Where to find me . . . <br />Twitter: @michaelsola<br />solam@nwf.org<br />http://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelsola<br />

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