IT Pro: What is virtualisation?

Published: 22 August 2018

Source: IT Pro

CCS Insight was mentioned in this article about virtualisation.

According to Nick McQuire, VP of enterprise research at CCS Insight, the development of desktop-as-a-service, or DaaS, is proving very popular.

"Virtual desktops and applications have been trending within enterprise IT for over a decade, ever since the growth in remote working has increased the need for mobile workstations, strongly encouraging many organisations to implement the technology," he says.

"As virtual desktops aren't hosted locally on the users' devices, an organization can distribute stripped-down machines, known as thin clients, with access to company applications and data in the data centre to cut down on hardware costs and simplify management."

Read the full article here.