Desktop-as-a-service: a concept whose time has come

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DaaS makes sense in this era of tight IT budgets, flexible working and rising power costs

Desktop-as-a-service (DaaS) is a subset of virtualisation, under which a desktop is provided to the user when they connect to it, rather than having it installed on their physical device. The “as a...

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