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How cool is your virtual Citrix (Xen)desktop?

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If you’ve recently taken a look at the very comprehensive Citrix Validated Solution for Nutanix you must have noticed the high density footprint you can achieve when running XenDesktop on our hyper-converged solution. It’s not just a drastic simplification of the datacenter infrastructure needed to run a desktop virtualisation environment on, it also makes it a hell of a lot smaller in physical appearance as well.

One thing that’s not covered specifically in the CVS is what this actually means for the running costs of an environment like this.

Stating the obvious would be that as part of building any business case there should be a proper CAPEX/OPEX analysis and to show you the impact of running costs I will compare our solution with three competitor’s reference designs for XenDesktop that are publicly available.

Read the entire article here, How cool is your virtual (Xen)desktop?

via Martijn Bosschaart.

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Martijn Bosschaart Martijn Bosschaart has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry and currently works for Nutanix as a Channel Systems Engineer in the Northern Europe region. His specialties are desktop and server virtualisation. Prior to Nutanix, Martijn worked at Citrix for 7 year as an SE and presented at many Citrix events like Synergy, and also at local conferences like CiTIE and Technology Exchange. Martijn is a Citrix Certified Expert on Virtualisation. On his blog Martijn posts articles about where the worlds of Citrix and Nutanix meet. twitter.com/mbosschaart.

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