Dell Simplifies Cloud Delivery of Applications and Desktops, Maximizes Performance on Microsoft Business Environments
Today at Microsoft Ignite, Dell announced a series of solutions designed to help customers effectively access Windows applications, easily access and manage virtual desktops, manage social networks and improve productivity. The Dell Appliance for Wyse – vWorkspace desktop virtualization appliance and Migration Manager for Enterprise Social stem from Dell and Microsoft’s long-standing relationship and are being showcased alongside several other innovative Dell offerings in Dell booth #123 at Microsoft Ignite.
Easy and Manageable Desktop Virtualization Enhances Security and Control for Small & Medium Organizations
The Dell Appliance for Wyse – vWorkspace enables small and mid-sized organizations to gain the benefits of desktop virtualization and Windows application delivery to a variety of endpoints, including Wyse thin clients and Chrome OS devices. The solution leverages Dell Wyse vWorkspace desktop virtualization software that is designed to provide organizations of all sizes with a cost-effective VDI solution that can be managed without specialized staff or consultants. Wyse vWorkspace enables access to Windows desktops and applications such as Excel and PowerPoint from nearly any HTML5 browser-capable device, without the need for any client software installation on the endpoint.
The Dell Appliance for Wyse – vWorkspace is the only appliance available today that enables smaller organizations to self-deploy their virtual desktop environment with the Dell Quickstart tool. This automation tool reduces the number of tasks to configure and install desktop virtualization by more than 90 percent compared to a manual deployment. Benefits and features of the solution include:
Desktop Virtualization Solutions Reduce IT Complexity for School Districts
Dell Software Simplifies and Accelerates Enterprise Social Migration
Dell is one of the first to market with an enterprise social migration solution, Migration Manager for Enterprise Social (MMES), which supports customers managing content in multiple enterprise social platforms across their organizations. The first release of Dell’s new MMES supports the migration of content between Yammer and Jive and the company is committed to product innovation that addresses customer pain-points, improves business productivity and ROI, and provides flexibility and choice when it comes to enterprise social migrations.
Dell’s most powerful server accelerates Microsoft workloads; built for performance, scalability, reliability and manageability
Dell recently announced the PowerEdge R930, its most powerful server specifically designed for the most demanding enterprise applications including Microsoft Dynamics, SQL Server 2014 and Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync). Enabling customers to maximize application performance, the PowerEdge R930 runs SQL Server 2014 four times faster than previous generations(1).
The PowerEdge R930 features up to 72 processing cores of Intel® Xeon® E7-8800/4800 v3 family of processors, 6TB of memory in 96 DIMMs, 24 internal hard drives and support for up to eight high performance PowerEdge Express Flash NVMe PCIe SSDs to help customers maximize application performance and flexibly scale workloads. With Dell’s recently updated OpenManage systems management portfolio and built-in reliability, availability and serviceability (RAS) features, organizations can also reduce deployment time by 99 percent(2) and protect mission-critical and data-intensive applications.
Steve Lalla, VP, Commercial Client Software and Solutions, Dell
"Organizations today need to increase productivity while simplifying the management and delivery of applications and data. The Dell solutions announced today provide the benefits you expect from a sophisticated data center in an easy-to-deploy and manage appliance. This will allow our customers to increase the speed at which they deliver applications and desktops to a wide range of endpoints including thin clients and Chromebooks."
Garth Fort, General Manager of Enterprise Partner, Microsoft
"Organizations today are looking for solutions that provide greater flexibility and access to Microsoft applications across a range of devices. Dell is collaborating closely with Microsoft to bring the benefits of desktop virtualization and management to organizations of all sizes in a variety of industries to help make the most of their Microsoft infrastructure."
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