VMware Partner Exchange: New Storage For VDI, Virtual Servers, Clouds

HDS: Showing Off VDI Support With New NAS Tech

At VMware Partner Exchange, Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) unveiled new benchmark results for its Hitachi NAS Platform, powered by technology from its acquisition of BlueArc. HDS used the VDI-IOmark tool to test the delivery and management of virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) deployments. The company said results included the ability to support over 1,500 virtual desktops, SSD and spinning disk support for array-based writable clones, the ability to virtually eliminate I/O and the performance impact of boot storms with writable clones, and support for an unlimited number of hosts per physical and virtual file server.

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