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  • February 12th, 2014 » Today at VMware Partner Exchange 2014, VMware announced that it is joining forces with Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) to modernize corporate desktops for the Mobile Cloud Era by providing businesses with secure, cloud access to Windows applications, data and Desktops on Google Chromebooks.
  • February 11th, 2014 » The new “OneStep” solution is a collaboration between VMware, Cisco, NetApp and Equinix that enables a foundation for service providers to deliver the most cost-effective DaaS offering in the market. The DaaS market is growing rapidly and many service providers want to offer their customers cloud-hosted desktops but may find the process of getting from idea to a profitable production environment daunting.
  • February 10th, 2014 » We are announcing the availability of the industry’s first end-to-end software platform for DaaS, VMware Horizon DaaS Platform (previously Desktone), that provides a complete software stack for service providers to build a cloud-based DaaS offering at scale. With the close of the acquisition just four short months ago, VMware Horizon DaaS Platform integrates three key software ingredients for building a scalable DaaS offering into a single platform...
  • December 17th, 2013 » Exciting DaaS news from Desktone / VMware partner Cisco: Cisco today announced a new Cisco Desktop® as a Service (DaaS) solution, which adds highly agile, cloud-based desktop virtualization solutions to Cisco's existing desktop virtualization product portfolio. The Cisco DaaS solution is built on the Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solution, enabling cloud providers to offer their customers a Cisco Powered, virtual desktop subscription service.
  • August 26th, 2013 » Dell's new DaaS on Demand offering based on the Desktone DaaS Platform, offers IT managers a new option for desktop virtualization. With the resource constraints that many organizations face, IT managers aren’t always able to make large ongoing upfront investments in technology innovations. While many in this category are aware of the benefits of desktop virtualization and may have kicked the tires, many have needed to justify that route, especially when it comes to cost, before taking the plunge.
  • August 8th, 2013 » MCPc and Dell Inc. announced today the launch of a new layer of their partnership, and MCPc is now proud to offer Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS). This innovative DaaS platform provides a cloud-based, simplified, customer-managed virtual desktop solution for any size business.

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As Sr. Director, Technical Marketing for VMware [formerly Desktone] , Danny Allan is responsible for developing VMware’s technical and service delivery strategy for DaaS. Allan educates IT…

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