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The 2020 Tech Innovator Awards

Kyle Alspach

The delivery of truly differentiated offerings that create opportunities for partners during this unprecedented period is the crowning achievement of our 2020 Tech Innovators.

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure


VMware Horizon 8

The surge in demand for virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) has only accelerated the development for leading offerings in the market, such as VMware’s Horizon. With Horizon 8, VMware has rolled out a variety of new capabilities including increased deployment options for hybrid and multi-cloud environments, enabling more flexibility and choice for customers. Other enhancements in VMware Horizon 8 include the introduction of Instant Clone capabilities, which enable provisioning of instant clones without a requirement for a parent virtual machine; new RESTful APIs to assist with automating capabilities such as monitoring and management; and support for unified communications and collaboration, delivering experiences that are made for Microsoft Teams, Cisco Webex and Zoom.


Nerdio Manager for WVD

With Nerdio Manager for WVD, IT professionals can automatically deploy, manage and optimize Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop environments—and do so rapidly. Nerdio Manager for WVD

can create new Windows Virtual Desktop environments or layer on top of existing WVD deployments, all without disruption or vendor lock-in.

NetApp Virtual Desktop Service

NetApp’s Virtual Desktop Service automates the deployment, management and optimization of virtual desktop infrastructure across an organization’s entire global footprint. Capabilities include automated provisioning of cloud infrastructure, session hosts and applications—slashing the time and costs of configuring workspaces.



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