VMware: Utilizing VMware Mirage for Static Endpoint Compliance
The modern IT landscape has changed dramatically in the past few years. Cybersecurity threats are prevalent in the computing world, and it seems like everyday we are hearing about a new threat or story in which hackers have hit a banking or retail organization, crippling its systems and causing damage to its reputation and customer trust.
We now have the ability to deliver modern, just-in-time desktops, built on the fly, serving a highly-targeted purpose from the data center or cloud. These dynamic desktops are custom assembled for their task with the latest applications, software patches and security updates. But what do you do for static, old-style Windows machines that litter the remotest outcrops of IT? How do you secure 50,000 ATMs connected only by a low-bandwidth wire? How do you manage a sophisticated point of sale (POS) branch infrastructure that’s designed to perform 24/7—regardless of what life throws at it?
The Advantage of Layering Technology
VMware Mirage is a mature image management product with a loyal, worldwide customer base. The product specializes in endpoint image management from a central console. It was one of the first “layering” technologies to ever successfully manage traditional desktops.
Read the entire article here, Utilizing VMware Mirage for Static Endpoint Compliance | VMware End-User Computing Blog
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