Desktop Virtualization

Desktop Virtualization



Deliver a superior VDI user experience.

Boot storms demand faster reads; steady state and maintenance operations call for rapid writes. Nimble’s CASL™ architecture delivers both, leveraging flash for quicker reads, and a sequential hard-disk layout for speedier writes.

Download WHITE PAPER: Flash-Optimized Storage for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure » 

VDI user experience

Take the guesswork out of scaling VDI.

Nimble arrays are designed to scale performance and capacity independently so organizations buy only the resources they need. And InfoSight™ can predict capacity and help eliminate performance bottlenecks — all at the click of a button.

Download WHITE PAPER: Scale-to-Fit Storage » 

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Simplify management.

Traditional storage requires separate silos for VDI, user data, and business-critical applications. Nimble consolidates them onto a single array, dramatically reducing management overhead.

downloadSOLUTION BRIEF: SmartStack for Desktop and Server Virtualization with Cisco and VMware » 

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Accelerate VDI deployments with turnkey solutions.

VDI deployments are challenging, requiring the tight integration of storage, network, compute, and virtualization. Nimble’s SmartStack™ for VDI uses best-of-breed technology from Cisco, VMware and Citrix for quick and effective deployments.

downloadREFERENCE ARCHITECTURE: Citrix XenDesktop » 

downloadREFERENCE ARCHITECTURE: VMware Horizon View »


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even in the case of disaster.

Nimble’s five-9s system uptime means VDI desktops are always available; efficient snapshot replication enables access even during disasters.

downloadWHITE PAPER: A Foundation for System Availability »


Connect with your peers about their VDI implementations.

Learn from other Nimble Storage users in the public NimbleConnect community, as they share their VDI implementation tips, tricks, and best practices.