Expert advice and fun updates exploring the world of software delivery and deployment, application virtualization, the student experience, VDI, End-User Computing and app stores in Higher Education and beyond...
VDI was set to be the next big revolution in virtualization. But for universities, it failed to meet the demanding needs of students. We look at alternatives to VDI for application and software delivery.View
Like many other universities, Pitt State originally chose VDI as the best solution to deploy apps to students. After realizing that performance is patchy and costs are astronomical, the university sought another technology.View
VDI: One of the stand-out technologies of the decade. The promise? To deliver end user IT services wrapped inside a remote desktop window. It was everyone's dream, but was a promise that never delivered.View
Phil Spitze, Senior System Administrator at Le Moyne College New York, talks about how they used Software2 to solve two major VDI challenges; Gold Image Bloat and VDI Pool Sprawl.View
Universities in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Germany, Belgium, Spain and the Netherlands all ask Leon a familiar question- "how do we get rid of our university's computer labs?".View
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) are now using AppsAnywhere as a cost effective alternative to VDI, to deliver applications to student devices both on and off campus.View