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  • Citrix throws VDI support behind Nutanix

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 12 Aug 2015
  • Now that Nutanix has its own Acropolis hypervisor, the hyper-converged vendor is lining up support for applications to work with it. Today Nutanix said a leading virtual desktop infrastructure ...

  • Atlantis partners with VMware for VDI, VSAN

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 14 May 2014
  • VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) can be a disruptive force among the rapidly growing roster of software-defined storage startups. But rather than fight VMware, Atlantis Computing wants to play a ...

  • Nutanix tackles VDI on per desktop basis

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 02 May 2014
  • Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) is a big use case for storage that includes flash, as well as storage built for virtualization. Nutanix fits both categories with its hyper-converged Virtual ...

  • Astute takes early lead in VDI benchmark scores

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 12 Oct 2012
  • Astute Networks this month became the second vendor to publish VDI-IOmark benchmarking numbers, and the vendor promptly proclaimed itself the lowest-cost-per-virtual-desktop-storage option in the ...

  • Pivot3 pivots more toward VDI, View

    Dave Raffo - Editorial News Director 09 May 2012
  • By Todd Erickson, News and Features Writer Pivot3 is continuing its push in the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) space by working closer with VMware. Last week, Pivot3 announced that its ...

  • VDI benchmarks for storage

    Randy Kerns - Evaluator Group 01 Aug 2011
  • As we see more companies begin Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) deployments, we spend more time explaining storage issues related both to server virtualization and VDI. VDI deployments depend ...

  • Much ado about virtual desktop data storage

    Beth Pariseau - Senior News Writer 22 Sep 2008
  • Last week at VMWorld, IBM announced the Virtual Storage Optimizer (VSO), ESX-based software that reduces virtual desktop storage by creating a "golden image" of the desktop's operating system and ...