Spot by NetApp Delivers Desktop as a Cloud Service for Service Providers, Enterprises, and Shared Workforce Today

Spot PC provides Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and enterprises with a comprehensive, managed cloud desktop solution, delivering the security, reliability and flexibility businesses need to succeed

SAN JOSÉ, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE)-NetApp® (NASDAQ: NTAP), a global, data-centric, cloud-based software company, today announced the general availability of Spot PC, a managed, cloud -based Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS), which provides security, automation, observability and optimization; and designed for the public cloud while meeting the needs of today’s remote and decentralized work environment.

Available now, Spot PC offers Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and their customers a cloud desktop solution, optimized for infrastructure security, privacy and efficiency, all with predictable pricing to reduce total support costs and allow current employees to allocate and support larger numbers. of desktops, for better profitability.

Due to the rapid acceleration of hybrid work environments, organizations have been forced to modify their IT infrastructure to support remote work environments, establish decentralized teams, and create hybrid offices, while managing supply chain issues and cybersecurity threats.

However, most solutions available for managing remote workstations, and based on traditional virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), were never designed for the public cloud, and therefore require considerable effort in terms of administration, management and troubleshooting. Current off -desktop offerings include significant operating costs; they can be time consuming and difficult to configure, integrate and manage, and are particularly expensive to deploy and operate.

“In today’s environment, service providers and enterprises need the right solutions and tools built for the cloud to deliver optimal resource efficiency,” said Anthony Lye, VP Executive President of Public Cloud Services, NetApp. “At Spot PC, we give MSPs and businesses the ability to bring a variety of and cost-effective cloud desktop solutions to market to meet growing customer demand and enable them to deliver flexible, secure and responsive remote work for multiple users across multiple sites and regions. »

All of these are challenges that Spot PC addresses by offering a global solution as a service, enabling MSPs and companies to provide cloud workstations that are secure, reliable and fully- optimized to meet multiple needs.

Spot PC provides MSPs and businesses with the following capabilities:

  • Deliver cloud desktops in a fast, flexible, and agile way across multiple locations and regions to support a wide range of tasks for knowledgeable and technical IT users

  • Ensure cloud desktop environments meet security, availability, and performance requirements without burdening IT staff

  • Provide a predictable cost structure, using AI-automated optimization and patent-pending machine learning

“We are excited about Spot PC and the benefits and automation that the solution provides to our customers and our business,” said Derek Anderson, President of Biztek Solutions. “We see Spot PC as the go-to solution for managing secure, cloud-hosted desktops that will allow businesses to adopt remote and hybrid work environments that are easily scalable to their business.” »

“Working with NetApp means that Cloud PC as a Service has become an attractive prospect for our customers to take advantage of Spot PC, along with full support for the virtual desktop and office suite used by our customers. , “commented Peter Beglan, CEO of Cloud PC Ltd and HyCloud Ltd. “We are so confident that this integrated virtual desktop solution will be so enthusiastically received in the UK that we plan to offer Cloud PC as a service in the European market. »

Spot PC is now available, directly from NetApp for businesses and service providers, under a fixed price structure per user per month.

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About NetApp

NetApp is a data-centric, cloud-based global software company that empowers businesses to win through data in the age of accelerated digital change. The company provides cloud systems, software and services that allow enterprises to run their applications efficiently from the data center, all the way to the cloud; whether they are forming in the cloud, moving to the cloud, or creating their own on -premises cloud -like experiences. With solutions that work in diverse environments, NetApp helps companies create their own data fabric and securely deliver the right data, services and applications to the right people, anytime, anywhere. To learn more, visit www.netapp.com or follow us on TwitterLinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram.

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