Cookie Preference Centre

Your Privacy
Strictly Necessary Cookies
Performance Cookies
Functional Cookies
Targeting Cookies

Your Privacy

When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences, your device or used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually identify you directly, but it can give you a more personalized web experience. You can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, you should know that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on the site and the services we are able to offer.

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site may not work then.

Cookies used

ContactCenterWorld.com

Performance Cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our site.

Cookies used

Google Analytics

Functional Cookies

These cookies allow the provision of enhance functionality and personalization, such as videos and live chats. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, then some or all of these functionalities may not function properly.

Cookies used

Twitter

Facebook

LinkedIn

Targeting Cookies

These cookies are set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other sites. They work by uniquely identifying your browser and device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will not experience our targeted advertising across different websites.

Cookies used

LinkedIn

This site uses cookies and other tracking technologies to assist with navigation and your ability to provide feedback, analyse your use of our products and services, assist with our promotional and marketing efforts, and provide content from third parties

OK
Become a Basic Member for free. Click Here

Atlantis Computing Partners with VMware to Simplify Infrastructure for VMware View™ 5.1 - Joe Austin - ContactCenterWorld.com Blog

Atlantis Computing Partners with VMware to Simplify Infrastructure for VMware View™ 5.1


Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI 3.2 to Deliver Amazing Desktop Performance with No Storage

Mountain View, CA – Atlantis Computing™, the leader in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced the release of Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI 3.2™, a solution that enables VMware View™ customers to deploy virtual desktops with no storage. Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI can help simplify VMware View deployments by enabling customers to deploy virtual desktops using only server CPU and RAM, while at the same time delighting users with a faster than PC experience. Without storage, the infrastructure is easier to manage and the CAPEX including the servers and Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI can drop below $200 per virtual desktop, while removing storage related OPEX.

“The Colt office of the future program has created a flexible working environment and helped to increase productivity. Using traditional disk-based storage architectures for VDI proved to be costly and complex,” said Chris Hewertson, CIO, Colt Technology Services. “We therefore decided to take a new approach, running VMware View desktops with Atlantis ILIO on Cisco UCS servers without storage. All user profiles are kept on highly available EMC shared storage. With our completely stateless virtual desktops, EMC storage is critical for storing user profile data including documents and settings. Using Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI simplifies our VMware View deployment, reduces operational complexity and delivers both a vastly improved user experience and a much lower cost per desktop.”

Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI software works with VMware View 5.1 without using storage for virtual desktop images in stateless deployments, while boosting performance to new levels. Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI is software that performs IO traffic processing and inline deduplication of images to run all desktops from local server memory.

....NOTE - content continues below this message

INVITATION

We invite you and your colleagues to join us online as we take the highest rated industry conference online - join us and the elite in the industry at the NEXT GENERATION Contact Center & Customer Engagement Best Practices Conferences!

>>>>> FIND OUT MORE: HERE


....CONTENT CONTINUED BELOW

“Customers are seeking ways to reduce their desktop TCO while improving the end-user experience as they accelerate their journey to the cloud with VMware View™,” said Vittorio Viarengo, Vice President, End-User Computing at VMware. “We are pleased to work with Atlantis Computing; their Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI can help lower the cost of virtual desktops and enhance the end-user experience.”

Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI 3.2 includes advanced compression and Fast Cloning technologies for VMware View 5.1. The combination of Atlantis ILIO inline deduplication and compression technology reduces the size of VMware View linked-clones to around 500MB per desktop. Atlantis ILIO Fast Cloning has been integrated with Diskless VDI to clone virtual desktop images in five seconds per desktop, enabling the deployment of 100 VMware View 5.1 virtual desktops per server in eight-and-a-half minutes.

“The combination of VMware View™ 5.1 and Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI can simplify how VDI is deployed,” said Bernard Harguindeguy, President and CEO, Atlantis Computing. “VMware View can be deployed to thousands of desktops in a matter of a few hours without installing or managing storage. We look forward to continuing our integration efforts with VMware View, and also using the new VCAI capabilities to further simply VDI deployments.”

Atlantis ILIO also complements VMware View Storage Accelerator by extending it to provide continuous storage optimization and offload of write IO traffic from storage, which is critical to scaling VDI deployments.

Atlantis ILIO has been tested with VMware View, VMware ThinApp® Linked-Clones and Persona as part of the “VMware View, Atlantis ILIO and Trend Micro Reference Architecture”. To read the document, visit
https://solutionexchange.vmware.com/store/products/7611/files/2489

Atlantis ILIO is certified as VMware Ready and can be found within the VMware Solution Exchange at
https://solutionexchange.vmware.com/store/products/7611

What’s New in Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI 3.2?

• Advanced Image Compression – Reduces the amount of memory needed per virtual desktop image.

• Fast Cloning for Diskless VDI – Atlantis ILIO Fast Cloning can clone virtual desktop images in 5 seconds, making it possible to deploy 100 VMware View 5.1 virtual desktops in less than 8 1/2 minutes.

Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI Benefits Include:


Unmatched Performance – Dramatically improves all aspects of desktop performance including boot, login, application launches, patching and anti-virus scanning.

• Lower Cost – Atlantis ILIO reduces the cost per desktop from both a CAPEX and OPEX perspective:

o CAPEX – The upfront cost per desktop can be decreased to under $200 per desktop including the server hardware, Atlantis ILIO license and storage.

o OPEX – Diskless VDI architectures mean that IT organizations can lower operating expenses by eliminating rack space for SAN/NAS storage, lower power consumption and cooling costs, and eliminate the operational expenses of maintaining disk-based storage including replacing failed disks.

Increased Lifespan – Memory does not suffer from the lifespan issues SSDs have when dealing with write-intensive VDI workloads. Diskless VDI architectures have lower operational costs as disk failure and replacement have been completely eliminated.

For more information on Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI, visit www.atlantiscomputing.com/disklessvdi

For technical information about Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI, read the Whitepaper “Diskless VDI with Cisco UCS & Atlantis ILIO: Eliminating Storage from VDI Architectures” at bit.ly/ciscoatlantisdisklessvdi

Availability
Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI 3.2 is generally available now through Atlantis Computing and its solution partners. To find an Atlantis Computing solution partner in your area, contact sales@atlantiscomputing.com or visit: www.atlantiscomputing.com/partners/solutions/

Tweet This: @AtlantisILIO partners with @VMware to Simplify #View 5.1 by Eliminating Storage – Simplify VDI Deployment and Boost Performance http://bit.ly/JR1y7Z

About Atlantis Computing
Atlantis Computing is transforming enterprise desktop computing by solving the challenges of virtual desktop deployments: storage costs, performance and the impact of security on server density. The Atlantis ILIO software complements Citrix, VMware, and Quest VDI solutions to cut VDI costs and deliver a desktop that is faster than a PC. With Atlantis ILIO, IT organizations can deploy 4-7 times more desktops on the same storage footprint, making VDI more affordable by both cutting the amount of storage needed per desktop and enabling the use of less expensive storage options. Atlantis Computing is privately held and funded by El Dorado Ventures, Partech International and Cisco Systems with headquarters in Mountain View, California, and offices in London, England.

Media contact:
Ventana Public Relations for Atlantis Computing
Sabrina Sanchez
(925) 785-3014
sabrina.sanchez@ventanapr.com
Follow Atlantis Computing on Twitter: @AtlantisILIO

# # #

Atlantis Computing, Atlantis ILIO and Atlantis ILIO Diskless VDI are trademarks of Atlantis Computing, Inc. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. VMware and VMware Ready are registered trademarks and/or trademarks of VMware, Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. The use of the word “partner” or “partnership” does not imply a legal partnership relationship between VMware and any other company.

Publish Date: May 9, 2012 6:09 PM

Industry Champion Award Leaderboard

Submit Event

Upcoming Events

15th annual Best Practice Conference - this is the contact center world's most highly rated event - a whopping 100% of delegates say they would recommend it!

100's of best practice tips and ideas from contact center professionals Read More...
 6
 27274 
Share

Latest Americas Newsletter
both ids empty
session userid =
session UserTempID =
session adminlevel =
session blnTempHelpChatShow =
CMS =
session cookie set = True
session page-view-total =
session page-view-total =
applicaiton blnAwardsClosed =
session blnCompletedAwardInterestPopup =
session blnCheckNewsletterInterestPopup =
session blnCompletedNewsletterInterestPopup =