Dell Cloud Client-Computing Unveils New Wyse vWorkspace 8.5 Software for Flexible Virtualization

By CIOReview | Thursday, December 4, 2014

SANTA CLARA, CA: Dell cloud client-computing comes up with Dell Wyse vWorkspace 8.5, its high-performance desktop virtualization software, offering organizations an end-to-end solution including Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) connection broker software. With this solution, Dell provides enhanced simplicity, scalability, performance and one point contact for support.

With Wyse vWorkspace 8.5 software, Dell enables the customers to experience the efficient and productive use of desktop virtualization with the property of quick scale into VDI environment. The platform is combined with solutions based on Citrix, Microsoft and VMware facilitating more choices and solutions for transforming end-user computing.

The Wyse vWorkspace 8.5 software gives enterprise-level performance to organizations providing integrated infrastructure options. The tool is the central part of Dell’s end-to-end Dell Wyse Datacenter for Microsoft VDI and vWorkspace desktop virtualization solution. It promises cost effective solution for all sized-organizations with its features including the highest user density per server, built-in monitoring and all-inclusive licensing costs. vWorkspace supports Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere hypervisors, and encourages desktop support personnel where customer can manage on its own.

The new Wyse vWorkspace 8.5 software also includes vWorkspace connector for HTML5 that enhances mobility capabilities and provides support for multiple devices, without any additional cost. With the help of vWorkspace connector for HTML5, customer can have secure access to Windows applications, Chrome OS devices and desktops without any client software installation on the end point. It also supports Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program for Dell users with no deployment on customer’s personal device.

The additional benefits of Wyse vWorkspace 8.5 are as follows:

  • vWorkspace connector will be compatible to user’s device. The connection broker requires configuring first time user settings only. Users need no training and instruction guides to run the software. The administration will have right to grant or revoke access at any time, for any user, more securely
  • vWorkspace enables to provide secure remote access up to 10,000 users through a single Windows Server Virtual Machine (VM).

Customer with premier edition of vWorkspace will receive Wyse Streaming Manager (WSM) 7.2 as a part of software maintenance agreement delivering central managed, client-hosted virtual desktops or virtual servers to diskless endpoints and cloud desktops and centrally manage departmental applications on client and cloud-hosted virtual desktops.