Tag: daas

Global Cloud, Service Models

Too many desktop eggs in one cloud basket?

March 23, 2021

Via: Computerworld

I’ve been predicting for ages that the desktop, especially Windows, is heading straight for the cloud. But, when you see an apple falling from a tree is it really a prediction? I still hear from people all the time about […]

Global Cloud

Apple takes the Mac to the cloud

December 8, 2020

Via: Computerworld

I’ve been talking about the future of the “desktop” on the cloud for years now. Starting around 2012, I predicted Chromebooks would become a big deal. Then I saw Windows moving from PCs to a cloud-based Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) model beginning […]

Global Cloud

Mass-market Windows on the cloud will be here in the spring

November 9, 2020

Via: Computerworld

Ready or not, here comes Windows as a Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) for all users in the forthcoming Microsoft Cloud PC offering. I’ve been predicting that many of us would soon be using Desktop-as-a-Service for a long time now. I can give […]

Global Cloud

IBM Brings VMware Horizon Air Desktop as a Service to its Cloud

June 16, 2016

Via: Talkin' Cloud

The VMware Horizon Air portfolio will be launched globally on the IBM Cloud later this year, the companies announced Tuesday. Customers will be able to use the Horizon Air multi-tenant desktop-as-a-service offering to deliver Windows desktops and applications from the […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Giving hybrid cloud the spotlight it deserves with VMware desktop services

June 15, 2016

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Lots of recent discussion has focused on the rapidly growing hybrid cloud market. But just why does hybrid cloud computing matter? Hybrid is the new reality for migration to cloud. It’s the fastest-growing segment in the enterprise cloud space. Clients […]