Category Archives: Data Center

The cutting edge of healthcare: How edge computing will transform medicine

The cutting edge of healthcare: How edge computing will transform medicine Children’s Health of Orange County, a California-based pediatric healthcare system, is working with other medical institutions to gather clinical images — MRIs, echocardiograms, and the like. The goal: to create a repository of images to analyze for insights that could train algorithms capable […]

Could Windows 365 and Starlink (or 5G) underpin the future of work?

Could Windows 365 and Starlink (or 5G) underpin the future of work? Disclosure: Microsoft and Qualcomm are clients of the author. With the pandemic now in its latest wave, it is increasingly looking as if Covid-19 (and whatever comes after) will be part of our lives from now on. Companies think they will get […]

Microsoft details Windows 365 virtual desktop prices: $20 to $162 a month

Microsoft details Windows 365 virtual desktop prices: to 2 a month Microsoft this week launched its Windows 365 service, revealing prices for the virtual desktops that range between $20 and $162 per user per month. In July, Microsoft announced the desktop-as-a-service (DaaS), pitching it as an alternative to traditional local hardware-oriented computing that would […]

Windows 365 — Microsoft’s cloud-based OS explained

Windows 365 — Microsoft’s cloud-based OS explained Microsoft last week introduced Windows 365, a new service that lets the company cut partners out of the money-making loop by providing virtual PCs to customers. Rather than provide only the operating system or the OS and bits of other software — notably productivity applications in the […]

VMware targets remote work security with Anywhere Workspace

VMware targets remote work security with Anywhere Workspace Providing secure access to vital applications has been a key challenge for businesses forced to adapt to remote working during the pandemic. And with many businesses set to continue to support a distributed workforce even after offices reopen, it will remain a priority for IT for […]

Defining the digital workspace of the future

Defining the digital workspace of the future A while back, I wrote about a new company at the forefront of the cloud desktop effort — Cameyo, which has emerged as a better alternative to Citrix. It continues to impress, putting together a Digital Workspace Consortium focused on defining what the cloud office of the future […]