IDC’s recent research has stated that the introduction and adoption of virtual desktop appliances with converged infrastructure and validated reference architectures like those from VMware’s Desktop Appliance partners will account for much of this simplification. IDC predicts that the deployment, management and support of virtual desktop implementations will become simpler over time.
According to IDC, the most obvious benefit of Rapid Desktop Appliances is faster time to value as these greatly reduce installation and implementation times. IDC points out that just the benefit and reduced costs from the speedier time to value make virtual desktop appliances attractive, but the benefits are actually far greater.
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