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VDI Gateway Federation with BIG-IP

Today let’s look at how F5 BIGIP APM can consolidate, secure and federate all the core VDI gateways technology. For instance, if an organization decides move from one VDI technology to another or if you’re consolidating VDI technologies, BIG-IP... Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
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What is Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) hosts virtualized desktop environments for users in a centralized system. Read more
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Lightboard Lessons: Secure & Optimize VDI

Virtualization continues to impact the enterprise and how IT delivers services to meet business needs. Desktop Virtualization (VDI) offers employees anywhere, anytime, flexible access to their desktops whether they are at home, on the road, in the... Read more
Average Rating: 4.9
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F5 Synthesis: F5 brings Scale and Security to EVO:RAIL Horizon Edition

The goal of F5 Synthesis is to deliver the app services that deliver the apps business relies on today for productivity and for profit. That means not just delivering SDAS (Software Defined Application Services) themselves, but delivering them i... Read more
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VMworld 2014 – From VDI to EUC: The End User Computing Timeline (feat Pindell)

Paul Pindell, F5 Biz Dev Solution Architect, takes us over to the Whiteboard Kitchen to talk about the history of the F5/VMware EUC collaboration, walks through the timeline of the cool integrated solutions over the years and gives a glimpse of... Read more
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Real Synergy: F5 and VMware

#VDI Faster deployments, lower costs, better productivity.  Among the many buzzwords associated with marketing like "agile", synergy is often used to promote the notion of increasing overall IT and business effectiveness through... Read more
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Safely Expanding Access to Applications

#F5 #VMware Cloud and mobility are forcing us to think about access to what matters: applications. The industry often talks about how the data center perimeter is expanding,necessarily, due to technological shifts such as cloud and mobility and... Read more
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A 'Horizon' View from Above

Desktop and endpoint device management has long been a challenge for IT. People demand flexibility, multiple access options, and desktop customization, while business groups often require multiple desktop types based on business and/or technical... Read more
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In 5 Minutes or Less - PCoIP Proxy for VMware Horizon View

In this special Contestant Edition of In 5 Minutes or Less, I welcome Paul Pindell, F5 Solution Architect, to be the first contestant to see if he can beat the clock. Paul shows how to configure BIG-IP APM to natively support VMware's PCoIP... Read more
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Inside Look - PCoIP Proxy for VMware Horizon View

I sit down with F5 Solution Architect Paul Pindell to get an inside look at BIG-IP's native support for VMware's PCoIP protocol.  He reviews the architecture, business value and gives a great demo on how to configure BIG-IP. BIG-IP... Read more
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F5 Friday: Simple, Scalable and Secure PCoIP for VMware Horizon View

#virtualization Making #VDI fast, secure and available. Improving performance and scale is - or should be - a primary motivator for those deploying VDI as well as trying to manage the continued growth of BYOD. Forrester's David Johnso... Read more
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Is HTML5 the Answer to Mobile's VDI Challenge?

#HTML5 #VDI #mobile Thin is back in.  Remote display and control technology is nothing new. For decades we've had the ability to remotely access and control our desktops using a variety of technologies and protocols: X11, VNC, RDP,... Read more
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F5 Friday: Automating Operations with F5 and VMware

#cloud #virtualization #vmworld #devops Integrating F5 and VMware with the vCloud Ecosystem Framework to achieve automated operations A third of IT professionals, when asked about the status of their IT cross-collaboration efforts1 (you know,... Read more
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F5 ... Wednesday: VMware Business Process Desktop and F5 BIG-IP

#vmworld #vdi #byod #infosec #F5 supports VMware’s latest VDI initiative: BPD  When remote office connectivity first became a reality there began to emerge a variety of requirements specific to needs of the business and remote users. Over... Read more
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VMworld2012: VMware View Single Namespace

I catch up with F5 SE Scott Friedman to whiteboard and discuss F5's Single Namespace solution for VMware View.  Only 1 URL to remember and let BIG-IP make the decisions. ps Read more
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Hype Cycles, VDI, and BYOD

Survive the hype. Get real benefits. #F5 #BYOD #VDI An interesting thing is occurring in the spaces of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) that is subtle, and while not generally part of the technology hype cycle,... Read more
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When VDI Comes Calling

It is an interesting point/counterpoint to read up about Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) deployment or lack thereof. The industry definitely seems to be split on whether VDI is the wave of the future or not, what its level of deployment is,... Read more
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Pulse2012 - Interview with Virtual Bridges

I meet with Virtual Bridges' CTO Leo Reiter to learn more about their Verde VDI solution and the value of BIG-IP as part of a VDI infrastructure.";"" alt="" type="\"application/x-shockwave-flash\""... Read more
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Pulse2012 - Verde VDI Remote Access

I grab F5 Systems Engineer Brian Tully to go through the F5 remote access solution for Verde VDI.  We discuss availability, optimization and security along with Virtual Bridge's Verde VDI offering. ps Resources: Pulse2012 - Find F5... Read more
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Complexity Drives Consolidation

The growing complexity of managing more users from more places using more devices will drive consolidation efforts – but maybe not in the way you think.  Pop quiz time. Given three sets of three items each, how many possible combinations... Read more
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Why MDM May Save IT from Consumerization

#Mobile convergence may drive demand for #VDI and other less invasive technologies When you’re traveling you carry devices. I’ve got my smart phone, of course, to keep connected via e-mail and text and, if need be, voice. But I also carry my... Read more
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F5 Friday: Doing VDI, Only Better

#F5 does #VDI, and it does it better. There are three core vendors and protocols supporting VDI today. Microsoft with RDP, Citrix with ICA, and VMware with PCoIP. For most organizations a single vendor approach has been necessary, primarily... Read more
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1024 Words: Honey IT Badger Don’t Care

1024 Words: Honey IT Badger Don’t Care Read more
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Desktop VDI May Be Ready for Prime Time but Is the Network?

#VDI #quasar #mobile The proliferation of mobile devices is pushing VDI closer to being “the solution” of the year to resolve the increasing complexity – and costs – associated with consumerization. Considering the innate differences between... Read more
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Blitzkrieg and VDI Edge Protection.

By now, everyone even vaguely familiar with information security knows the military maxim of blitzkrieg – burst through the hardened defense at a single point and then rush pell-mell to the rear where the soft underbelly of any static army lies... Read more
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