Construct your future-ready hybrid office with a VDI answer from HPE, Wipro and Citrix


A brand new IDC report explains how digital desktop infrastructure can assist companies create office environments which can be agile, resilient, scalable and safe.

HPE-Pointnext-Services-Hybrid-Workplace-VDI.pngWhen you’ve ever seen previous images of huge workplaces within the Thirties and 40’s, you’ll perceive why they was once known as ‘typing factories.’ It’s astonishing how a lot the world of labor has modified in lower than 100 years, and the tempo is barely accelerating. Many firms as we speak are constructing versatile, hybrid workplaces which can be as totally different from the ‘cubicle farms’ of current years as these have been from the extremely regimented, mechanized workplaces of the 30’s.

A brand new IDC Vendor Highlight seems on the accelerators and the way fashionable digital office options can remodel a corporation right into a future enterprise. Register to obtain a replica: Empowering the Workforce for a Dynamic New World. “The way forward for work goes to be radically totally different from the previous,” the report notes. “How successfully enterprises allow and empower their workforce to function optimally, in any work atmosphere as dictated by circumstances and worker preferences, will decide their success (or failure) on this courageous new world.” (See: What’s Digital Office?)

IDC sees COVID-19 as the massive driver of firms’ selections proper now – no shock there, maybe, however what caught my eye was the report’s evaluation of the important traits of the longer term office. Amongst different issues, it must be quickly scalable, inherently safe, and cost-effective.

Digital desktop infrastructure is a set of applied sciences that matches the invoice, and the report zooms in on a strong VDI answer: Wipro’s virtuadesk powered by HPE and Citrix.

Wipro virtuadesk is an enterprise-grade digital office that delivers good provisioning, analytics, deployment optimization, and automation. It contains options equivalent to migration instruments and app evaluation and availability monitoring.

HPE options present the infrastructure basis, with VDI platforms primarily based on HPE ProLiant Servers, HPE Synergy, HPE SimpliVity and HPE Nimble Storage dHCI.

All of those choices can be found utilizing the HPE GreenLake edge-to-cloud platform. The HPE GreenLake platform brings the cloud expertise to wherever you want it, throughout your edges, colocations and knowledge facilities. It provides you self-service agility, pay-per-use flexibility, and the power to scale up and down simply and shortly. And it’s managed for you by HPE or by ecosystem companions like Wipro, lowering the operational burden on IT.

Citrix options. Citrix Digital Apps and Desktops service delivers safe digital apps and desktops to any gadget and offers a single, cloud-ready management airplane to handle workloads. Citrix options additionally present zero-trust safety analytics in addition to proactive monitoring to make sure high-definition picture, audio, and video high quality.

What makes this answer totally different from others available in the market? IDC offers a protracted listing of differentiators, together with:

  • a persona-based desktop expertise, with optimization by enterprise teams, capabilities, areas, and work types
  • real-time utility expertise monitoring
  • monetary flexibility supplied by the HPE GreenLake edge-to-cloud platform.

I’d advocate looking on the IDC report for the total listing, in addition to an outline of the built-in answer structure and a few virtuadesk buyer success tales. IDC concludes that “Wipro’s virtuadesk, powered by HPE and Citrix, meets the standards specified by this doc to supply the capabilities {that a} future-ready office calls for. It ought to be on the quick listing of choices for enterprises on the lookout for an agile, resilient, scalable, and safe office answer that may cause them to the way forward for work.”

Study extra concerning the hybrid office and the way HPE can assist you construct an adaptable worker expertise that spans websites, amenities, campuses, dwelling workplaces – and in all places in-between.

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Don Randall
Hewlett Packard Enterprise