Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops VDI Workshop

4 hours
To better deploy applications, centralize desktop management and tighten security, organizations have deployed or are exploring Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI). But it's important to understand the intricacies of VDI in order to capture its full benefits. As the End User Computing (EUC) landscape has evolved, so has VDI and the solutions it provides to securely deliver a high-performance virtual desktop to end users while reducing capital and operational costs.

What to Expect

Each VDI Workshop is customized to an organization's understanding of VDI and its strategic goals. The workshop is appropriate for clients new to the concept of VDI as well as those looking to modernize or expand existing VDI deployments. Topics discussed will include:
  • Addressing strategic business and technical goals with VDI
  • Review of current market landscape and best practices
  • An understanding of the architectural components of VDI
  • Discussions of lessoned learned and considerations for VDI deployments
  • Developing use case and success criteria
  • Deep dive into specific technologies, design decisions, and integration points

Goals & Objectives

During a VDI Workshop, virtualization experts share their experience with enterprise VDI deployments and explore methodologies to ensure your success with VDI. You will learn about VDI reference architecture, the complexities and benefits of VDI, the market landscape, key product features, deployment considerations and proven methodologies to be successful with VDI. 

Our experts will also share knowledge attained from our past experiences with other VDI deployments. At the end of the VDI Workshop, your organization will better understand the overall VDI solution and the proven WWT methodologies required to be successful with VDI.

What is a Workshop? 
A working session in which your technology decision makers, Architects, Engineers, and Line of Business representation meet with WWT Subject Matter Experts, Engineers, and program management to evaluate how specific strategies and technologies could be deployed in your organization.  These are paid engagements with a defined outcome and deliverable, e.g. Action Plan, High-level Architectural Design, Proposal or Quote for Project Implementation.  Takes place in person or via video conferences that last from 4 hours to 5 days. ​ 
Who Should Attend?
Architects, Engineers, IT directors, CIOs​, Line of Business representation. Anyone with a material interest and responsibility for delivering, consuming, and supporting the solution. 


This workshop gives your organization the chance to discuss your VDI goals and computing requirements with our virtualization experts. At the end of the workshop, your organization will have a better understanding of available VDI solutions and deployment options, as well as the next steps for addressing technical challenges and key business objectives with VDI.