VMware Horizon View
The new Horizon View is VMware's biggest bet yet to ignite the desktop virtualization market and harness the BYOD market phenomenon. VMware Chief Marketing Officer Rick Jackson said the new offering provides a "huge leap" in productivity gains from workers who will now be able to choose any device at any time they want to get to critical corporate data. By VMware's count, Horizon Suite will effectively result in 30 minutes of additional productivity gains a day for the typical knowledge worker. That adds up to 625,000 hours of productivity gains in a year -- the equivalent of adding 300 new employees to the payroll just by rolling out Horizon Suite, said Jackson. And if that isn't enough, VMware is investing heavily to drive end-user computing sales.