VMware Provider Deploys VDI in Texas Schools

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Virtualization kingpin VMware (NYSE: VMW) is making desktop virtualization (VDI) inroads in the key education market with the deployment of its View 5.1 technology in 1,800 public and private school districts in Texas, amounting to some 10,000 virtual desktops. Education is an important, identified market focus for VMware along with government, health care, retail, non-profit and financial services, so installations of this magnitude are readily called out. In particular with education, constricted state budgets and resource limitations demand schools do more with less, a hallmark of virtualiz (IT news)