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Defining DaaS – Is It Hosted Desktops or Is It More?


The question is still popular: is this the Year of DaaS?

Last month at Citrix Synergy, Desktops-as-a-Service (DaaS) was discussed in several sessions, a packed Meet the Experts talk from Gabe Knuth and even the main keynote. It’s no surprise: the DaaS market is real – and growing.

The definition of DaaS is tricky. Several people point at commodity desktops from mega vendors and call that DaaS, but Citrix has a different definition. Today’s workers want complete mobile workspaces. Citrix defines Desktops-as-a-Service as a complete hosted workspace with business-ready apps, complete desktops, data sync and share, plus mobility management. (Read more www.citrix.com/daas)

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