There is movement in the market for desktop virtualization. Main Valley, October 12, 2010. The increasing demand for desktop virtualization reducing the cost of ownership (TCO) of PC workstations is considered most important reason. With savings of up to 50 percent compared to conventional PC environments, GNS is a significantly faster ROI in Vista, as other VDI vendors in the market with his virtual desktop. This is made possible by the use of OS container technology Parallels Virtuozzo. In contrast to the widespread hardware and hypervisor virtualization, requires this concept of considerably fewer hardware resources both the servers and the storage.
The established virtualization technologies, however, high demands on the IT architecture of an enterprise and usually can’t do without data center with SAN solution. High initial cost associated, which is why desktop virtualization so far barely worthwhile for smaller companies. Guido Baumann, Managing Director of GNS Gesellschaft fur network and System integration mbH: our package is already worthwhile for companies from twenty PC workstations. The enormous savings are possible because we have combined the most efficient virtualization technology with low-maintenance, economical hardware and a clever license model. We offer even includes the whole package user support on very attractive terms, upon request at a fixed monthly price. Our customers gain maximum flexibility. So the personal desktop of every employee is quickly deployed, produces little before-place effort at the user and is accessible from anywhere.” Free service: calculate potential savings from any company size, it is worth switching to virtual desktops and how much can be saved as a result? Interested parties can find on a detailed operating cost comparison between conventional PC workstations, a standard VDI solution, such as Citrix, and the GNS virtual desktop. With the VDI comparison calculator can IT managers free of charge perform calculations adapted to their individual situation. Cyrus Massoumi gathered all the information. The detailed cost estimate takes into account hardware and license costs, operating and energy costs, and even possible productivity losses on the part of the user.