WaaS

nGenx Joins With Technology Assurance Group in Strategic Partnership to Expand Workspace as a Service (WaaS) Adoption

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nGenx, a cloud services pioneer in the delivery of hosted workspaces, including applications, desktops, and data, announced today that it is now an Elite Sponsor in partnership with Technology Assurance Group (TAG), an organization of leading unified communications companies in North America representing $350 million in products and services. With this partnership, TAG members have a vetted workspace as a service platform, nFinity nWorkspace, to deploy to support the transition of their customers to the cloud.

TAG evaluates technologies so that Elite sponsor vendors can bring their qualified solutions to TAG members. Its mission is to provide members with the competitive advantages necessary to achieve a foremost position in their respective areas of business. TAG selects only strategic partners who are dedicated to providing superior quality, service, and customer satisfaction. By doing so, TAG aids in increasing its members' sales and profits through education, in addition to supporting the introduction of new technologies into the marketplace by leveraging the combined intellect and purchasing power of its members.

IndependenceIT Announces Cloud Workspace Suite Version 4.2 with Granular Resource Allocation and Application Controls

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IndependenceIT, an integrated workspace automation software platform provider allowing IT departments, service providers and ISVs to easily deliver workspaces, applications and desktops as a service, today announced general availability of Cloud Workspace Suite Version 4.2. The newest version of the company’s WaaS enablement software provides greater control over how solutions are built and delivered on a customer-by-customer basis to match customer workloads on Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Engine, Artisan Infrastructure, and other cloud platforms.

Cloud Workspace Suite has been enhanced for the benefit of the IT service provider with the availability of version 4.2. Advancements give administrators greater infrastructure alternatives with new support for Microsoft Azure. New features improve controls over how the platform is aligned with compute, memory and capacity resources under management to accelerate performance in unique customer environments. Now, customers with more demanding workloads or who require more customized delivery of applications and data have the industry’s most responsive platform for catering to their computing demands.

451 Research Identifies IndependenceIT Strength in Harmonizing Workspace-as-a-Service Platform Automation and Management

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IndependenceIT, an integrated workspace automation software platform provider allowing IT departments, service providers and ISVs to easily deliver workspaces, applications and desktops as a service, today announced availability of a new Impact Report by 451 Research, titled IndependenceIT Extends Platform Usability, Integrates with vCloud Air, vCloud Director. The report details how IndependenceIT has expanded its multi-cloud deployment strategy to VMware vCloud Air and vCloud Director for unified provisioning and management. The report also details the strength of IndependenceIT's Cloud Workspace Suite in harmonizing platform automation, control, and management.

"Taking a hypervisor and protocol agnostic approach, IndependenceIT sees itself as an aggregator that facilitates workflow orchestration across multiple workspace platforms and cloud environments using a common set of APIs," said Agatha Poon, Research Manager, Global Cloud Computing, 451 Research. "VMware customers will now be able to deploy Cloud Workspace Suite on vCloud Air or through API calls. Customers can manage any Cloud Workspace Suite virtual datacenter running on-premises or within any vCloud Air region using either the Cloud Workspace Suite management console or vCloud Air APIs with real-time monitoring and reporting capabilities."