Quest VDI Assessment

December 15, 2010

Quest Software (the Desktop Virtualization Group) announced the availability of a brand new product – Quest VDI Assessment. It’s freeware and powered by Liquidware Labs technology. With Quest VDI Assessment you can:

– Identifies which users are a best fit for VDI, Terminal Server/RD Session Host, off-line VDI, application virtualization, and blade PCs

– Analyzes and reports on your current network, user and application usage

– Assesses the viability of a Windows 7 deployment

– Pre-determines desktop, network, data center, and storage needs to help you build a successful plan to migrate and manage your users with virtual desktops and applications

You can download it from here.


Veeam Software Holiday Gift

December 12, 2010

Veeam Software announced a holiday gift for VMware vExperts, VMware Certified Professionals, and VMware Certified Instructors.

These individuals can receive Veeam Backup & Replication v5 with vPower for non-production use in their home labs. Any vExpert, VCP or VCI can receive a free two-CPU socket software license for evaluation, demonstration and training purposes. The offer also includes the Veeam ONE Solution for VMware management with Veeam Monitor, Veeam Reporter and Veeam Business View.

More information can be found here.