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Ubuntu server 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) x86/amd64 is here

You can download the torrent OVA images here

Notes: US keyboard, Guest Additions NOT installed. Additional packages: OpenSSH server.


Delivery controller connection to vCenter in Xendesktop

During Xendesktop initial setup, while setting up a new site for delivering desktops: there is a step to connect to a hosting environment i.e. vSphere/Hyper-V etc., 199 more words


Avoid the Waste of a VDI-Only Storage Solution – Podcast

Storage Switzerland hosted a Webinar with Fusion-io recently on VDI in the Data Center. George Crump and I discuss challenges that VDI places on storage that are covered in the webinar. 15 more words

Solid-state Drive

What’s on the Horizon?

For years I’ve been saying that “VDI is a solution looking for a problem.” A problem that is solved for the most part by Terminal Services (RDS) for many use cases (some special cases such as a requirement for local administrative rights  still lend themselves to a VDI solution). 198 more words


Horizon 6.0 – Cloud Pod Architecture Details

Cloud Pod Architecture and Multi-Data-Center View in Horizon 6

One of the key features of the Horizon Cloud Pod Architecture is the high availability and scale-out of virtual desktops in VMware Horizon 6. 1,307 more words


VMware Leverages VSAN for Horizon 6 VDI Suite

Post by Pedro Hernandez (thank you)

VMware is gunning for Citrix with the latest edition of its cloud-enabled virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) product. The company’s includes VMware’s recently-launched  29 more words