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“In case of emergency, press here”

By Ruben Spruijt

2019 - Xi Frame Year-in-Review

By Carsten Puls

Xi Frame for Google Cloud Platform Now Generally Available

By Carsten Puls

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Nutanix and Google Cloud Expand Partnership Delivering Apps and Desktops as a Service

Google Cloud and Nutanix have been working together for several years to enable the best possible user experience for apps and desktops that are streamed from the cloud.

Addressing New Challenges in Education with Frame

Over the last decade, technology has been completely transforming education and the learning experience, from K-12 to higher ed.

Future of Work: VDI and DaaS Will be Critical

Is VDI or DaaS (or a combination of both) right for you? This blog examines some key findings of that research—including the benefits and challenges of each technology—to help you make smarter EUC decisions.

Storage and Frame - options explained!

Applications without data is like an awesome Tesla Cybertruck without batteries. It's all about the data, apps are just access.

Frame Video Walkthroughs, as easy as 1-2-3

Imagine getting a complete overview of Frame including seeing how an end user utilizes the LaunchPad and how a Frame admin uses the Dashboard and the Frame super administrator interface.

Desktop as a Service on 4 Different Cloud Platforms in 3 Minutes

Connecting your cloud subscription to Frame is delightfully simple. So simple, it takes minutes you’re looking at about 2 minutes and just a few clicks.

Introducing Azure NVv4 and Nutanix Frame

In this post you will learn the technology details about the NVv4 - the first Azure cloud based instance type to use virtualized AMD GPUs.

Virtual Events Take Center Stage in Our New Reality

Since the early days of events in virtual reality, a lot has changed. Most notably, the proliferation of VR headsets has made a fully immersive experience possible. Access to the kind of graphics hardware needed to render these virtual spaces on a 2D screen is nearly ubiquituos with either local GPUs or cloud-based GPUs accessible from any device. But despite huge leaps forward in technology, we’re still in the early days of VR adoption for events. I’ve “attended” just a few VR events in the past and they were a good start, but light attendance meant that the interaction with others was just not there...yet.

How to Be Successful with Desktop-as-a-Service, Part 2: Security, Endpoints, Management, and Culture

"How to Be Successful with DaaS: Part 2" focuses on identity management and security, endpoint devices, workspace and application management, and company culture.

How to Be Successful with Desktop-as-a-Service part 1

Desktop-as-a-Service means different things to different people, so it is important to understand what each potential provider offers and who is responsible for managing what.

Web Browsers: Your Greatest Strength and Weakness

By implementing secure browser technologies on Nutanix Xi Frame, organizations can isolate this most vulnerable entry point and seamlessly maintain and upgrade it without impacting the end user in any way.

VDI vs DaaS: How Do You Choose?

This blog compares VDI and DaaS in five major areas where significant differences exist.

“In case of emergency, press here”

Enable “work from anywhere”—in any circumstance—and do it in 5 easy steps.

What is DaaS and Why Should You Care?

You need to evaluate the capabilities and options that each potential DaaS provider offers carefully before deciding which one to use. We are providing a few important considerations.

Using Peripherals with Xi Frame

In this blog, we will update you on the latest Xi Frame supported device, as well as the innovative approach we’ve taken to addressing specific use cases like printing or file transfers with virtual desktops.

Try Frame for Free: A quick 2-hour Test Drive or a comprehensive 30-day Trial

There are two ways to try Xi Frame for free. Yes, you heard that right. Try Xi Frame for no cost.

Managed Desktops on AHV as Easy as 1-2-3

A walk through setting up Xi Frame to host your apps, desktops, and user data on Nutanix infrastructure running AHV in just a few easy steps.

Nutanix Frame Partner Community Summit in Belgrade

Read about our experience at the 3-day long Nutanix Frame Partner Community Summit in Belgrade, a place where Frame was born.

2019 - Xi Frame Year-in-Review

With this post, we’ll cover the key releases and kick off a whole new series of technical blogs dedicated to keeping you up to speed on the latest Frame features, tips, customer stories, best practices and more.

Top 3 Benefits of End-User Computing (EUC)

The top three benefits of end-user computing (EUC) that drive business value around virtual desktops.

How Virtual Desktops Benefit Your Organization

Virtual desktops are rapidly replacing physical desktops and laptops in many work environments. These virtual workspaces may be delivered by virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) running in your data center, or desktop-as-a-service (DaaS) solutions in the cloud.

Why Organizations Are Making the Public Cloud Jump

Even though the world is a decade into the cloud era, organizations of all shapes and sizes are still considering what moves, if any, they want to make with regard to the cloud. So, it makes sense to look at what the cloud offers. Or more specifically, why organizations are making the move to public cloud. Let’s start by taking a look at the existing on-premise model to identify potential pain points

Learn Without Limits

Technology in schools is definitely behind schedule when compared to other institutions in our society. Here is how Nutanix can help.

Nutanix Enterprise Cloud and Xi Frame’s Adventure: Be Excellent to Each User

Nutanix is expanding hybrid cloud capabilities by empowering customers to deliver their virtual applications and desktops in the cloud of their choice, private or public

Defining DaaS: Desktop-as-a-Service

A new level of confusion hit the tech world when cloud computing became practical in the enterprise and the term “XaaS” was coined. XaaS, or anything-as-a-service, was used to describe the seemingly endless list of digital services that can be delivered via the cloud.

How to Build a True Multi-Cloud Service

Earlier today, at Nutanix .NEXT in Anaheim, we shared with the 7,000+ attendees that you can now use Frame to provision one-click virtual desktops on your own Nutanix cluster running AHV.

Xi Frame for Google Cloud Platform Now Generally Available

Today, we are continuing to deliver on giving customers the most choice, with the general availability of Frame support for Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This means that our customers can choose to run their Frame desktops and applications on VMs in GCP regions worldwide.