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Today's IT departments have more on their plate than ever. They need to find ways to step up business productivity and facilitate cross-site collaboration whilst employeess expect permanent, anywhere access to company data.

Living up to the requirements of tomorrow.

The current economical climate not only demands businesses to be extremely agile, it also requires organisations to maximise their IT investments while at the same time keeping costs down.


Expectations:

  • You're looking for an effective and cost-optimised way to fulfil your requirements
  • You're looking for a turnkey solution with end-to-end support from initial consultation, to ramp up, to proactive support of your final virutalisation environment
  • You're looking for comprehensive, expert consultation on a wide range of virtualisation technologies
  • You're looking for an experienced partner with many successful virtualisation projects under their belt

Benefits:

Flexibility

  • Fast provisioning of personal desktops
  • Easy to manage and not dependant on physical hardware
  • Enhanced server availability

Efficiency

  • Optimal use of host server resources
  • Support for and control of mobile end devices
  • Quick backups and efficient utilisation of existing storage
  • Centralised roll-outs, application monitoring and application management

Savings

  • Reduced operating costs
  • Faster response through fewer on-site/desk-side calls
  • Virtual storage solutions

Requirements:

  • Stable hardware is vital for a virtualised environment—from servers to a sufficiently dimensioned, central storage system
  • A precise needs analysis should determine key parameters including the number of servers and details on user behaviour
  • Virtualisation resources must be well dimensioned to prevent unnecessary costs (too big), or disruption (too small)
  • The ideal situation would be a low, consistent workload in the most homogeneous environment possible

Our certified consultants have first-hand knowledge of the most cutting-edge technologies available.


Products & Solutions.

VMware vSphere

VMware vSphere is the leading server virtualisation platform enhanced with consistent management. Deliver business value from day one with purpose-built virtualisation that enables the best performance, availability and efficiency from your infrastructure and applications. Achieve your unique business needs, for better insights, and better IT by optimising your operations with automated management and intelligent operational insight that adapts to your environment.

Citrix XenDesktop

XenDesktop provides a complete Windows VDI plus virtual applications to meet the challenges of every use scenario and let your employees access desktops and data without the limitations of traditional solutions. Built on the FlexCast Management Architecture (FMA), XenDesktop is the only FIPS compliant and Common Criteria certified solution that fulfils the highest security standards of regulated industries.

Microsoft Hyper-V

Get enterprise-class virtualisation for your data centre and hybrid cloud. Strengthen IT efficiency and flexibility with faster virtualised application deployment and maintenance. Built on Hyper-V, included in Windows Server, Microsoft virtualisation solutions help reduce costs by consolidating more workloads on fewer servers.


Contact.

Ray Wakefield

Phone: +44 1249 467 944

E-mail: ray.wakefield@bechtle.com