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Virtual Desktop Infrastructure -- A Necessity Today

By sundenc ·
Virtualization has been the talk of the computing world for it has modified and transformed many facets in the IT field. Virtualization can be referred as modifying or creating a virtual version of storage device, hardware or operating system, network in terms of computing. Desktop Virtualization is a virtualization technology that separates a computer desktop environment from a physical computer. It is like you can interact with a virtual desktop in the same way you would use a physical desktop. This virtualization is considered to be a type of client-server computing model as the virtualized desktop is stored on a centralized or remote server and not on the physical machine. Many companies have started up this powerful solution in their business to reduce the administrative and management workloads and to protect from potential dangers.
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) is a desktop virtualization technique that helps users to run desktop operating systems and applications inside virtual machines that resides on a server in the data center. Desktop operating systems inside virtual machines are referred to as virtual desktops. With the help of these virtual desktops, availability and efficiency of resources and applications can be improved. It is reported that about 70% of a typical IT budget in a non-virtualized data center applies for maintenance with a little or none left for innovation. But Virtual desktops bring transition from

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