Amazon WorkSpaces and other DaaS options News
May 12, 2014
After suffering repeated power failures that took down internal servers, Dock Boxes found calm waters with AWS.
March 27, 2014
Amazon WorkSpaces give IT shops a way to quickly and cheaply deploy virtual desktops from AWS, but questions remain about the company's DaaS SLA.
December 04, 2013
A new DaaS offering grants Amazon admittance into the VDI market; will Amazon WorkSpaces challenge existing DaaS providers?
November 14, 2013
Amazon Web Services enters the Desktop as a Service market with the launch of Amazon WorkSpaces, its new cloud-based desktop service.
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