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2012-06-26 23:03:25

Matrix42 survey of IT executives finds desktop virtualization initiatives are becoming mainstream and driven by cost savings. Lehi, UT (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 Desktop virtualization is now being deployed by a majority of companies with many more in the planning stages. This is according to a survey conducted by Matrix42 at Citrix Synergy 2012 in San Francisco. The survey of IT executives found that more than half (51 percent) of companies are in the process of deploying or have already...

2011-07-12 07:30:00

WALTHAM, Mass., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc., a leading IT outsourcing and cloud services provider for small and mid-size businesses (SMBs), today announced the expansion of its suite of cloud-based managed desktop services with cloudSHIFT Desktop: Premium. SMBs can now benefit from mindSHIFT's depth of technical expertise, highly secure data centers and exceptional customer support to realize the benefits of desktop virtualization. With cloudSHIFT Desktop,...

2010-11-16 10:37:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Liquidware Labs, the leader in assessment, migration, and user experience management for next-generation desktops, today announced a new partnership with Desktone, the pioneer of Desktops as a Service. As part of the agreement, Liquidware Labs ProfileUnity(TM) will be directly available within the Desktone Platform. Together, the solutions will enable non-persistent desktops that have all the benefits of persistent user personalization--allowing...

2010-03-16 06:30:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtual Bridges, makers of the VERDE(TM) suite for desktop management and provisioning, today announced the immediate availability of VERDE Hosted(TM) Powered by Rackspace®, the world's leader in the hosting and cloud computing industry. This new offering provides the first and most comprehensive hosted desktop virtualization solution for VDI, disconnected, and branch-office desktop users worldwide. Complementing Virtual Bridges'...

2008-10-14 09:00:14

Desktone, Inc., provider of the first solution that enables virtual desktops as an outsourced subscription service, today announced that it has signed SoftBank Telecom as the first service provider in Japan and Asia Pacific to offer desktops as a service (DaaS) using the Desktone Virtual-D Platform. "Japan and Asia Pacific represent an enormous opportunity, and we're thrilled to mark our foray into these markets with the leading provider of voice and data networking solutions," said Mr....

2008-09-16 09:00:26

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a powerful new solution to help organizations slash virtual desktop infrastructure storage requirements by up to 80 percent, allowing them to take advantage of new cloud computing models at significantly reduced costs while increasing energy efficiency. The new phase of "cloud computing" gives end-users access to the critical information they need remotely, from any device, anywhere. IBM helps organizations benefit from this new model with its Virtual...

2008-09-15 09:00:50

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyse Technology, the global leader in thin computing, and Desktone, Inc., provider of the first solution that enables virtual desktops as an outsourced subscription service, have joined forces to bring rich multimedia to virtual desktops. The companies today announced at VMworld that they are integrating new Desktone dtFlash technology with Wyse TCX Multimedia, providing the first solution that enables enterprises to use Flash in virtual desktop...

2008-07-24 12:00:24

AppSense Ltd., the leading provider of user environment management solutions for large-scale environments, today reported a 50 percent increase in U.S. revenue for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2008. Its global business--which includes a growing customer base of over 4,000--realized a 30 percent increase in worldwide revenue, continuing its trend of 30 percent growth each year since 2005. AppSense is aggressively focusing on the U.S. market, having doubled its investment in the U.S....

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'