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Desktop Virtualization

READY TO DEPLOY AND SCALE VIRTUAL DESKTOPS WITH EASE?

Improve your end-user experience while reducing IT management expenses with desktop virtualization solutions

Maximize VDI Performance for a Consistent End-User Experience

ZERO-WORRY VIRTUAL DESKTOPS WITH HITACHI SOLUTIONS

  • Enhance the end-user virtual desktop experience by providing native PC performance
  • Lower operation costs by reducing application management and support expenses with a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)
  • Scale virtual desktop deployments, from hundreds to thousands, to support growing business needs
  • Seattle Children’s Mission-Critical VDI Deployment

    See the benefits of this hospital’s VDI deployment.

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When we virtualized behind Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform, we gained a single centralized licensing center, one set of tools to manage tasks, and one refined, enterprise-ready replication solution: one platform to do it all.

– Richard Carter, Lead Storage Engineer, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Reliable, Consistent, Cost-Optimized Virtual Desktop Infrastructure From Hitachi

DELIVER PROVEN PERFORMANCE AND A CONSISTENT END-USER EXPERIENCE AT A LOWER COST PER DESKTOP

  • Hitachi converged and storage solutions provide high-performance, scalable options for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environments
  • Proven scale for a virtual desktop environment, in one architecture, that supports business growth
  • Combine Hitachi solutions with VMware end-user computing tools to improve efficiency in BYOD deployments
  • The New Business Economics of Desktop Virtualization

    Gain insight into VDI solutions from Hitachi.

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Proven Performance

Powerful Performance for VDI Deployments

Native PC Performance for End Users
Hitachi Dynamic Tiering (HDT) active flash automatically optimizes application responsiveness by promoting active data to Tier 0 storage.
Scale to Support Business Growth
Virtual Storage Platform G family scales from 1TB to 8TB storage capacity so you can begin small and add desktops as needed to quickly meet dynamic business needs.

Proven Efficiency

Derive More Value From Your Investment

Lower Cost Per Desktop With Active Flash, a Feature of HDT
You can deploy VDI applications on a hybrid storage system for less than an all-flash array, especially in larger environments with thousands of seats where savings are amplified.
Reduce Management and Support Costs
Hitachi VDI solutions simplify management and reduce the storage footprint, resulting in lower overall operational costs.

Proven Simplicity

Simplified Administration

Simplify Management of Your Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
Hitachi technologies provide deep integration with VMware vSphere Hypervisor, cloud and Horizon management platforms, putting you in control of applications, user data and underlying IT infrastructure.
Reduce Vulnerabilities With Faster IT Services
IT administrators can update and patch desktops quickly, eliminating vulnerabilities and ensuring compliance across thousands of desktop deployments.

Proven Availability

Protect Your VDI Environment

Solidify Application Availability
The active-flash feature of HDT shields users from performance issues during boot storms and login storms.
Zero Downtime
Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform systems are designed to provide continuous data access with a unique 100% data availability guarantee.

EXPLORE

The Future of Convergence
Learn about advantages of a converged system and the key elements to look for when evaluating possibilities
Build the Data Center of the Future
Accelerate the benefits of cloud computing with the right infrastructure.

EVALUATE

Maximize VDI Performance
Deliver reliable, consistent and cost-optimized VDI with VMware Horizon and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform.
Make the Most of VMware Mirage
See how Hitachi NAS Platform maximizesVMware Mirage end-user flexibility, productivity, IT efficiency, and business agility.

VALIDATE

Technical Guide
VMware Horizon desktop workloads with Hitachi Unified Compute Platform leveraging Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G600.
Lab Validation Report
Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 mixed workloads on Hitachi Unified Compute Platform for VMware vSphere with Hitachi Unified Storage VM.
READ CUSTOMER STORIES FOR DESKTOP VIRTUALIZATION
HARDWARE: Hitachi Compute Blade 500, Hitachi Unified Storage
We knew from prior experience that we could rely on the HDS team for solid recommendations, a seamless implementation experience and complete user support through the entire process.
– Mr. Jayadev Tenginakai Associate Vice President IT, iGATE

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