Virtual Computer NxTop 2.0: Client-Side Hypervisor Virtualization Podcast – Episode 116
In episode 116, Douglas Brown interviews Doug Lane, Senior Director of Product Management and Marketing and Tom Reed, Director of Technical Sales at Virtual Computer. Doug and Tom discuss Virtual Computer’s NxTop client-side hypervisor and management solution. Tom and Doug also walk us through what’s new in NxTop 2.0, how it works, what is takes to install, and much more.
About Virtual Computer NxTop
NxTop is a combined client-side virtualization and management server solution that offers numerous advantages over traditional PC management, server-side virtualization and existing client-side virtualization solutions.
Virtual Computer uses advanced virtualization technologies to isolate the hardware from the operating system from the application from user data. This next generation laptop and desktop management platform saves time and money by increasing the reliability, manageability and security of corporate PCs while enhancing the end user experience.
About Doug Lane, Senior Director of Product Management and Marketing
Doug Lane is a seasoned marketing and product management professional with a successful 12-year record of bringing innovative technology products and services to market.
His breadth of industry experience spans information security, RFID/supply chain, DNS/critical Internet infrastructure, Web hosting, and telecommunications/IP backbone services. Prior to joining Virtual Computer, Lane held several key marketing and product management positions at VeriSign. He was instrumental in establishing VeriSign as a market leader in managed security services and online brand protection while forging entry into new markets such as RFID/supply chain.
Earlier in his career, Lane held product management and professional services positions at Guardent, Vanguard Managed Solutions (Motorola spin-out) and Ennovate Networks. Additionally, he held several operational and product management roles at BBN/GTE Internetworking/Genuity, an early leader in the Internet backbone and enterprise Web hosting services.
Lane earned a BS from Emerson College and an MBA from Boston University.
About Tom Reed
Tom Reed is the Director of Technical Sales, North America at Virtual Computer. Tom is an expert in large scale disaster recovery and active directory design and implementation projects. He is a Citrix Technical Expert Counsel (PTEC) member and holds MCSE, CCDA, CCA, CCEA, CCIA, VCSP and CCSP certifications. Tom has over ten years’ experience in systems design and implementation of Microsoft and Citrix products with Focus Technology Solutions and IntraSystems Corporation.