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5/1/2012
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Interop 2012 Preview: 12 Cool Products

Cloud computing, big data, and mobile lead the big themes at the Interop 2012 enterprise IT event. Get a sneak peek at some of the innovative products we expect to see.
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Citrix VDI-in-a-Box is an all-in-one virtual desktop implementation built for the everyman. Its wizard-based management requires no datacenter expertise and enables deployment in less than an hour while cutting 60% of VDI costs by delivering high availability with no dedicated management servers or shared storage, the vendor says. This yields a total cost per desktop of less than $500 and capacity that's easily scaled by simply adding off-the-shelf servers, Citrix says. Citrix's VDI expertise provides users with a personalized experience on any device, with individual workspaces for applications and data.

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