The Top Five VDI Project Roadblocks and How To Avoid Them

The Top Five VDI Project Roadblocks and How To Avoid Them


Available On Demand
Duration 60min
Joel McKelvey
Product Marketing
Pure Storage
Joel McKelvey
Joel T. McKelvey is the Senior Marketing Manager for Virtualization and Cloud Solutions at Pure Storage. He has a deep background in virtualization technologies, including experience as a virtualization architect and technical consultant. In his current position he is responsible for integrated solution marketing efforts and technical evangelism.

Mr. McKelvey has spoken internationally on the topics of virtualization and the transformation of IT at numerous conferences and events. He is the author of several technical and strategic whitepapers related to virtualization, storage, and data center infrastructure. He is the co-author of two technical reference books.

Mr. McKelvey has over 20 years of experience in high-tech serving in an engineering, marketing, and strategic capacity. He is Cisco and VMware certified, holds masters degrees from Columbia University and UC Berkeley, and serves on the boards of several non-profit and for-profit corporations.

The promise of VDI is clear: a great user experience with lower costs and better IT control. Unfortunately, many VDI deployments fail due to poor performance, high cost-per-desktop, low reliability, excessive complexity, and limited scalability. There are 5 common issues with VDI deployments that crush user acceptance and kill ROI.

Attend this webinar to learn how to

    • Resolve performance issues with high-performance all-flash storage
    • Better than the cost of 15k disk though data reduction and an optimized flash architecture
    • Improve reliability with highly-available resilient storage
    • Reduce complexity and integration - No more LUNs, RAID groups or performance tuning.

Register for this webinar to learn how Pure Storage resolves the five most common VDI issues and how you can rescue your deployment.

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