Karen Gondoly

Karen Gondoly

You Don’t Need Cloud Desktops, You Need Cloud-Based VDI. Here’s Why

Cloud Desktops / Cloud-Based VDI Virtual Desktop Infrastructures (VDI) have been around for a while. As an example, VMware started selling their first VDI product in 2008. Every year since then, analysts consistently predicted that this, finally, was to be

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Lessons Learned When Moving to the Cloud

Moving to the Cloud Lessons At Leostream, we work with organizations around the globe that are moving workloads to the cloud. These organizations span a wide range of industries, vary in company size, and typically have very different motivations for

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How a Connection Broker Manages Complexity and Remote Access

Hyperconverged and Hybrid Environments Consolidating desktop workloads in the datacenter using hyperconverged infrastructure and virtualization optimizes resources, reduces power consumption, and saves money. However, managing the complexity of a consolidated datacenter, along with public cloud resources, presents its own set

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Beyond VDI: How the hybrid cloud is forcing us to rethink an industry

Beyond VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) Before I start this blog, I want to get something off my chest. Here it goes: Leostream is not a VDI company, at least not in your typical sense of the acronym. Forget what you’ve

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Why you should add a connection broker to your suite of DevOps tools

DevOps Connection Broker When staring down the DevOps path, you have no lack of tools to help you pave the way. But there’s one you’ve probably never thought of, maybe even never heard of, and it’s time to expand your

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Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware: How VDI Can Help Defend Against the Next Ransomware Attack

Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware The WannaCry ransomware made headlines back in May when it crippled hospitals across the UK and put organizations around the world on high alert. Even those of us lucky enough not to be infected suddenly had a