Date Added: Nov 2009
Today's challenging economic environment is forcing many organizations to revisit their IT infrastructure strategies. Exploring costeffective alternatives to manage the enterprise desktop environment is high on the agenda of many CIOs, given escalating maintenance and support costs, frequent security patches and software upgrades, and an explosion of remote and mobile user devices. In addition, CIOs must address data security and compliance issues on remote devices, plan for rapid recovery in the event of a disaster, and be able to deploy client applications and services quickly and easily. To address these challenges, many are evaluating virtualization technology to deliver desktops as a managed service.