When was the last time you heard an IT admin saying that their job is so much easier now or how they love their job? No doubt an IT admin job function is both expansive and unique to the environment that they are in. A certain segment of the IT administrator community is focused on building, rolling out, and managing corporate desktop images across laptops and desktops in enterprises. IT admins now have to manage a wide range of devices and software applications that their users need for work. The traditional tools haven’t changed that much though, to sufficiently address challenges from physical or virtual desktops, applications, devices and everything in-between.
Desktop virtualization technology is now available to deliver similar kind of benefits that server virtualization was able to deliver in the enterprise backend. Through the abstraction of the software stack from the underlying hardware layer, the desktop image can be seamlessly deployed, managed, protected, and optimized.
Here are some common challenges that IT admins face daily, some of these may be apparent:
To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, XenClient Use Case Series: Simplify Management of Corporate Desktop Images- The Citrix Blogs