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Cloud gives university professors advantage in classroom

Co-authored by Francesco Pedulla Have you ever thought about how cloud computing could affect teaching at a university? As cloud solutions developers, we found ourselves discussing this topic at a recent social media workshop. In this post, we thought we’d share our ideas and experience. We’ll also show how we’ve implemented cloud solutions to solve common problems that […]

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Cloud computing in the real world

What is the cloud, really? Or more properly, what is running in the cloud? One thing is certain—cloud will likely have a different meaning and value to everyone.

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IBM and Atlantis Computing join forces to deliver optimized solutions for Citrix XenDesktop and Citrix XenApp (Part two)

In part two of the series, the authors discuss the technical details of the three solution approaches, including test results.

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IBM and Atlantis Computing join forces to deliver optimized solutions for Citrix XenDesktop and Citrix XenApp (Part one)

IBM has identified five key challenges faced by their customer base in VDI deployments and teamed up with Atlantis Computing to address the most critical obstacles to successful desktop virtualization implementations.

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A virtual desktop analogy: Part two – The private property

How is the dedicated virtual desktop like a home?

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A virtual desktop analogy: Part one – The hotel

Understanding virtual desktop infrastructure is easy as checking into a hotel.

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Desktop as a Service: Go virtual or not?

Cloud terminology is already complex enough with its IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, BPaaS; so now we have one more term contributing to the overall confusion with cloud-related services. It is desktop as a service (DaaS). You might say “Well, it is just another buzz word to help marketing guys in selling virtualization” and probably you are right.

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The 10 biggest myths about desktop cloud

Marcus Erber lists 10 myths of desktop cloud.

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IBM and VMware jointly validate Branch Office Solution based on IBM System x and IBM Flex Systems

Shortly after announcing the IBM SmartCloud Desktop Reference Architecture with VMware View, we are reinforcing our commitment in this space.

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Contact Center in the Cloud reduces total business expenditure

I was recently asked to investigate how we could reduce the cost of running a global telecoms business.

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Smart migration and application delivery assessment

In depth rationale for the IBM smart migration and application delivery assessment.

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Desktop as a Service: Go virtual or not?

Cloud terminology is already complex enough with its IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, BPaaS; so now we have one more term contributing to the overall confusion with cloud-related services. It is desktop as a service (DaaS).

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