VMware End User Computing / Horizon Plan & Design Resources

As I was asked by partners and EMC people to help them with resources preparing proposals on EUC / VDI projects I collected some great assets. There are great resources already in this category, but I believe this will help to get you started in one place:

 

I collected this just after sharing a great customer win with 3000 desktops in the financial sector with EMC XtermIO. We are working on a public reference so will let you know details soon.

 

EMC's End User Computing landing page with good structure from an overview down to details

http://www.emc.com/platform/vmware/desktop-virtualization-vmware-view.htm

 

-     Sizing and Design

Specifically the Reviewer Guides are a great starting point: e.g. Horizon View http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/view/VMware-View-Evaluators-Guide.pdf

  • VCE Sizing Tool for Storage and Compute
    Contact your VCE vArchitect
  • VDI TCO Calculator

http://roitco.vmware.com/vmw/DesktopVirtualization/Index

 

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