"Desktop as a Service" Posts

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Desktop as a Service Pricing Models: Amazon’s New AWS Offer

Whether you call it desktops as a service (Daas) or workspace as a service (WaaS), Amazon WorkSpaces now has an hourly pricing option. Will rivals respond?

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 23 March 2016

Today’s updates involve Autotask, AppSense, NuSpire Networks, ConnectWise, Passportal, Oracle, HPE, Datto, eFolder, Continuum, Visionary 360 & more.

Itopia: Solving the Desktop as a Service Math Problem?

From desktop as a service (DaaS) to workspace as a service (WaaS), hosted desktops are maturing fast. But are there partner profits? Itopia says yes.

How Thoma Bravo Is Reinventing LANDESK

LANDESK bounced around from owner to owner for a decade. Private equity firm Thoma Bravo changed all that. But does that mean success in the channel?

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 24 Feb 2016

Today’s updates involve TeamLogic IT, Webroot, NinjaMSP, TeamViewer, Gartner’s IoT report, Datto, Docker management, AWS for banks, ScienceLogic & more.

Microsoft Windows on a Google Chromebook Hosted at Amazon

My experiment shows how quickly a Windows desktop can be built on Amazon Web Services, and the usability of running Windows on a Google Chromebook.

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ChannelE2E Podcast 057: Cloud Nation CEO Steve Ferman

In ChannelE2E Podcast 057, Cloud Nation CEO Steve Ferman explains how the virtual desktop service provider engaged partners, and what’s ahead for 2016.

IT Nation 2015: 10 Wednesday Highlights (And More)

Updates All Day: News, insights and IT Nation 2015 gossip from Artisan Infrastructure, independenceIT, Sophos, eGenera, CharTec and much more…

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5 Channel Observations: 15 Oct 2015

Today’s channel partner updates involve more Google Apps for business moves; Cisco’s counter to Dell-EMC; desktop as a service revisited; & more to sip on.