Microsoft and Citrix VDI: Virtual Desktop Implementation Scenarios

Date Added: Apr 2009
Format: PDF

This paper highlights three scenarios in which to implement Citrix XenDesktop and extend Microsoft's Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) to deliver an enterprise end-to-end desktop delivery solution that addresses the scalability and management requirements while maintaining the lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for small to enterprise-sized organizations. Citrix XenDesktop embraces and extends the Microsoft platform by enabling dynamic desktop provisioning and improving user experience and scalability. Microsoft Hyper-V technology provides a secure and scalable hypervisor platform while SCVMM offers integrated management for physical and virtual desktops.