Tag Archives: Virtual Desktop

What is a virtual desktop

October 16, 2012

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This weekend I was visiting family, it is always good and comforting to see family. The holidays are just around the corner and I try to visit my extended family, the ones that I will probably not see during the actual holidays. Of course there was the normal chatter like remember when you fell off your […]

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Cloud Computing 101 – Hosted Desktops & Servers (Part VIII)

February 16, 2012

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As we wind down our Cloud Computing 101 series we will take a look at hosted desktops and servers. These are basically virtual computers in the cloud, they look and feel like a regular computer, but the hardware and software is located in a data center. You can access your hosted desktops or server anywhere […]

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Cloud Computing 101 – Cloud vs. Local (Part III)

January 30, 2012

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In our first two series of this topic we discussed what the cloud is and security.  You can find those stories here: Cloud Computing 101 – Introduction (Part I) Cloud Computing 101 – Security (Part II) In this installment let’s look at the differences between cloud and local computing. In its simplest form cloud computing […]

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