This entry was posted on August 26, 2014 by jgeider.
ViewSonic’s Award-Winning VDI Hardware to Support NaviSite’s DaaS System to Enhance Cloud-Based Virtual Desktop Environments
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 26, 2014 – ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solution products, announces that it has partnered with NaviSite to deliver Desktop as a Service (DaaS) systems for cloud-based virtual desktop environments. NaviSite’s DaaS will work together with ViewSonic’s VDI-based hardware to seamlessly run virtualized environments, enabling the transition to a cloud infrastructure without encumbering IT operations.
ViewSonic and NaviSite will deliver scalable, flexible off-site, cloud-hosted solutions. ViewSonic’s line of award-winning VDI products will be compatible with NaviSite’s DaaS for optimum performance, showing off the flexibility and manageability of a cloud-based virtual desktop infrastructure. The NaviSite DaaS solution offers a secure and fully managed cloud-computing foundation, leveraging its NaviCloud® platform. It is engineered around usability, scalability and efficiency, allowing businesses to work around current and future technologies and growth.
“Partnering with NaviSite is exciting for ViewSonic, as we will be working together to provide hosted solution options and hardware offerings for NaviSite’s DaaS-based virtual desktop environment,” said Michael Holstein, vice president of business development and emerging technologies at ViewSonic Americas. “Utilizing a cloud-based VDI solution, such as NaviSite, users can have more flexibility and scalability with deployment and implementing a solution with minimal delays, ensuring a solution that fits your business. As NaviSite is a leading DaaS provider, this collaboration will bring enterprise-class virtual desktop environments to the forefront of a business.”
"ViewSonic is already a leader in providing end point solutions for traditional end user computing. By coupling this expertise with NaviSite's comprehensive, innovative Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) portfolio, we are extending our leadership in the burgeoning virtual desktop arena as well," said Sumeet Sabharwal, general manager for NaviSite.
With one of the most diverse lines of VDI products in the market, ViewSonic is the VDI endpoint authority. The company continues to bring leading-edge products to market, including Integrated Thin Client and Zero Client Displays, as well as discrete Thin and Zero Clients. With its wide range of solution options that include scalability, high levels of security and lock-down features, ViewSonic’s VDI products deliver a seamless desktop experience in VDI networks.
Founded in California in 1987, ViewSonic is a world leader and pioneer in desktop display technology. As an innovator and visionary, ViewSonic keeps the world connected with a diverse portfolio of display solutions, including smart displays, projectors, desktop displays, digital signage and touch devices. Continuing our heritage as a desktop technology leader, ViewSonic delivers the latest desktop virtualization and cloud computing products that change the way we compute, communicate and connect. To find out more about our products, visit ViewSonic.com.
ViewSonic’s Finch Club offers resellers an opportunity to benefit from specialized product training and discounts. To sign up, please visit FinchClub.com.
NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable Company, is a leading international provider of enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. NaviSite provides a full suite of reliable and scalable managed services, including Application Services, industry-leading Enterprise Hosting, and Managed Cloud Services for organizations looking to outsource IT infrastructures and helps lower their capital and operational costs. Enterprise customers depend on NaviSite for customized solutions, delivered through a global footprint of state-of-the-art data centers. For more information about NaviSite’s services, please visit www.navisite.com.