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Combining a great local Mac desktop experience with the reliability and security of enterprise class virtual infrastructure
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Great Ormond Street Hospital deploys iPads and iMacs

Great Ormond Street Hospital deploys iPads and iMacs | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it

iPads and iMacs rolled out to clinicians in cardiology department at Great Ormond Street...The trust said that more Apple devices can be introduced whenever it wishes to start new projects.


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Apple Forcing IT Shops to "Adapt or Die" - CIO India News on | CIO.in

Apple Forcing IT Shops to "Adapt or Die" - CIO India News on | CIO.in | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it

Latest news on : To IT departments "adapt or die" - make the changes in IT and even business practices that are necessary to make use of Apple products, or continue to bear the pain.


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Are there 5 top reasons CIOs should allow a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy? | Enterprise CIO Forum

I was reading a post from one of the security experts at HP titled: Top 5 Enterprise Security Challenges with "Bring Your Own Device." When it comes to allowing employees to use their own devices at work, there are some real support, data control ...
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First-Hand Experience with a Patient Data Security Breach 12/3/11

First-Hand Experience with a Patient Data Security Breach 12/3/11 | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
Privacy and security incidents of this type are governed by federal and state laws and regulations. The federal law is HIPAA and its HITECH modifications. The relevant Massachusetts state law is a recently enacted data ...

 

Total hard costs for a stolen laptop with 13,000 patient records are almsot $300,000!!

 

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Gartner: 10 Predictions for 2012, IT Departments to Adapt or be Swept Aside

Gartner: 10 Predictions for 2012, IT Departments to Adapt or be Swept Aside | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
If you thought the people in IT moaned a lot, then you won’t be able to hear yourself think once they get through this year’s Gartner’s IT predictions.
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VDwhy? Blog on VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) by former CTO of Citrix, Simon Crosby

VDwhy? Blog on VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) by former CTO of Citrix, Simon Crosby | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it

"A leading Wall Street Bank CIO told me “I charge back VDI desktops at $150/month/user. It’s a nightmare. We should spell it vDIE.”  

 

VDI is a lot more expensive (than anything else), users don’t love it, it causes gray hairs for desktop admins, and it isn’t more secure."

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IPads Change Economics, and Speed, of Hotel Wi-Fi-On the Road

IPads Change Economics, and Speed, of Hotel Wi-Fi-On the Road | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
Guest room Wi-Fi networks that most hotels thought they had brought up to standard just a few years ago are now often groaning under user demands.

 

Most "road warriors" are dependent on WiFi networks in hotels, airports and coffee shops that cannot support the bandwidth requirements of server hosted or published desktops (VDI). Intelligent Desktop Virtualization is the answer - local execution for great user experience with light weight network consumption.

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Apple knocks IBM off top of Davis brands list

Apple knocks IBM off top of Davis brands list | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
Apple unseated IBM as the top brand of 2011 according to a new study by Davis Brand Capital. The popular gadget maker came in seventh place in last year's tally. Read this blog post by Josh Lowensohn on Apple Talk.
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Apple’s iPhone business alone generates more revenue than all Microsoft – MacDailyNews - Welcome Home

Apple’s iPhone business alone generates more revenue than all Microsoft – MacDailyNews - Welcome Home | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it

“More broadly, Apple revenue ($46.33 billion) was more than twice Microsoft’s, and net income nearly was ($13.06 billion versus $6.62 billion)


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Enterprise Will Spend $19 Billion on Apple Hardware in 2012

Enterprise Will Spend $19 Billion on Apple Hardware in 2012 | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
Slowly but surely, Apple is making inroads into enterprise.
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Lax security means health data breaches will only get worse

Lax security means health data breaches will only get worse | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
Health data breaches will only continue, and get bigger, if health information security remains a low priority, research from Ponemon and ID Experts says.
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VDI: The 'Other' Virtualization Technology Does it save money?

VDI: The 'Other' Virtualization Technology Does it save money? | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
Unlike server virtualization, desktop virtualization, aka VDI, has been a hard sell for enterprises due largely to its high upfront costs. Still, VDI offers many benefits. Do they outweigh the costs?
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Thin clients aren’t the future – BYOD should be | IT PRO

Thin clients aren’t the future – BYOD should be | IT PRO | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
Thin clients are really for special use cases, but BYOD is ripe for widescale deployment. Here's why...
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Cloud computing: The new game changer

Cloud computing: The new game changer | Intelligent Desktop Virtualization for Mac | Scoop.it
Like gravity, cloud computing is invisibly shaping our changing world.
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