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Cloud vs. Enterprise: Bye, Bye VDI; Hello DaaS

By Mike Chase
After patting ourselves on the back for virtualizing every server in sight, it was only natural to catch virtualization fever. Once afflicted, the logic that everything must be virtualized set in. The usual suspects, VMware and Citrix, were the vendors of choice for the next big thing: virtual desktops.

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MSP Today Expert Features

Cloud and Virtualization Provider Thinspace Teams with RedChip on Funding Efforts
By: Laura Stotler
Cloud and managed services provider (MSP) Thinspace Technology Inc. is ramping up its efforts to bring in funding. The company, which specializes in providing application delivery, virtualization and cloud client technologies, has teamed up with RedC… - 04/24/2014

PCNS Receives Investment to Expand Services and Geographic Presence
By: Laura Stotler
MSP PC Network Services, Inc. (PCNS) has received an investment for an undisclosed amount to support expansion of its services and geographic presence and has also named a new CEO. Michael Halperin has been appointed chief executive of the company in… - 04/24/2014

TeraGo Expands Vancouver Data Center Footprint with Acquisition of New Downtown Facility
By: Laura Stotler
As more businesses turn to managed services and the cloud to meet IT needs, the demand for data center space is increasing exponentially. This is particularly true in the Vancouver, B.C. area; broadband services and colocation provider TeraGo Inc. is… - 04/24/2014

Embotics Upgrades vCommander Solution with Support for the Top IaaS Platforms
By: Laura Stotler
Embotics is leveling the playing field for all the major IaaS players with the release of a new version of its Embotics vCommander software for multi-cloud cost management and financial analytics. The vCommander 5.1 release supports IBM SoftLayer, Mi… - 04/24/2014