|By Business Wire||
|January 13, 2014 02:35 PM EST||
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x8h9n6/virtual_desktop) has announced the addition of the "United States Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Market Research & Forecast Report 2014-2018" report to their offering.
One of the major drivers is the need for remote access interfaces to enterprise applications and data. With the adoption of virtual desktop infrastructure solutions, enterprises and end-users are able to easily access the applications and data from any location using their handheld devices.
Cloud computing and cloud-based applications and services are witnessing increasing adoption from enterprises and end-users. With increasing bandwidth support being provided by the communication service providers, there is a rapid increase in the access of enterprise data and application by end-users is using smartphones, tablets, and other handheld devices. Virtual desktop infrastructure images are being stored in the data centers and accessed over the cloud infrastructure which is decreasing the operational costs considerably. Further, with the cloud-based virtual desktop solutions finding increasing adoption, there are many applications being supported on the cloud which are being accessed over the virtual desktop infrastructure solutions.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges is the concern for the huge capital expenditure required for restructuring the enterprise network to support the virtualized applications and services. Enterprises are required to procure the virtualization software and supporting applications which form the base for enterprises to deploy the applications for their end-users.
The key vendors dominating this market space are:
- Citrix Systems Inc.
- Microsoft Corp.
- Oracle Corp.
- VMware Inc.
Other vendors mentioned in the report are:
- Desktone Inc.
- Quest Software Inc.
- RedHat Inc.
Key Topics Covered:
01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
04. Market Research Methodology
06. Market Landscape
07. End-user Segmentation by Operating System
08. Buying Criteria
09. Market Growth Drivers
10. Drivers and their Impact
11. Market Challenges
12. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
13. Market Trends
14. Trends and their Impact
15. Vendor Landscape
16. Key Vendor Analysis
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x8h9n6/virtual_desktop