Pandemic Preparedness and Response: How to Quickly Set Up a Remote Workforce for Success

March 8, 2020 | News

Based on today’s current business landscape as it pertains to COVID-19 and the impact its having, we wanted to share what VMware is doing to ease the burden COVID-19 has placed on the workforce by enabling non-spread work environments:

    • To help you get started with VDI and/or remote-applications as a remote workforce solution, VMware is offering Horizon Cloud on MSFT Azure for 45 days free of charge.
      • Delivers Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) solution.
      • No on-premise hardware or infrastructure required.
      • Bring your own Azure capacity ID
      • Create your desktop/application images and go!
    • Customers can leverage Workspace ONE for 30 days free of charge.
      • We help get you an extension for up to 6 months.
    • Customer Webinar March 17th (replay available):  Enable and Support Remote-First Workforces in Response to COVID-19 – Pandemic Preparedness and Response: How to Quickly Set Up a Remote Workforce for Success – Click here for the slides.
    • Additional resources below

Join us on Wednesday, March 18th for Webinar: Enabling a Remote Workforce.

If you have any questions or need help, please don’t hesitate to reach out.

Aaron Malinowski
Digital Workspace Practice Manager
aaronm@mobiuspartners.com

Additional resources:

CEO Pat Gelsinger with CNBC where he addressed VMware’s preparedness for COVID-19. Not an official statement

Remote Working Video

Rent-A-Center Optimizes VDI with All-Flash vSAN

Business Continuity through Unexpected Events: Is Your Organization Prepared?

Differences Between Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery: How VMware Horizon Can Help with Both

Case Study: University of Technology Sydney Liberates Students from On-campus Desktops with Horizon Cloud