On February 18, Virtual Bridges provider of desktop virtualization solution, announced to have become Corporate Sponsor of the OpenStack Foundation, the organization which aims to develop and distribute the OpenStack cloud operating system. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Austin, Texas. Virtual Bridges focuses on VDI and desktop virtualization, delivering solutions either on-premises or in the cloud.
Virtual Bridges has committed to integrate with OpenStack bringing on its competence on virtual desktop solutions and supporting the other OpenStack associated with BYOD and VDI use cases. Virtual Bridges know-how is going to contribute to give OpenStack users a safe access to Windows and Linux virtual desktops whenever and from whatever device needed.
Mark Collier, Chief Operating Officer, OpenStack Foundation, said:
OpenStack clouds enable businesses to rapidly roll out new products, add new features, and improve internal systems while preventing technology lock-in, in the most recent OpenStack user survey, VDI was ranked as one of the top use cases currently being deployed by the OpenStack community. Virtual Bridges has deep knowledge and a strong position in the VDI market and we are very pleased to have their support.
Jon Senger, chief strategy officer for Virtual Bridges, declared:
With a foundation in open source software, Virtual Bridges is dedicated to providing solutions that make it easy to deploy and manage virtual desktops, while providing a dynamic and streamlined user experience, as organizations make the move to OpenStack, Virtual Bridges will be their trusted partner for VDI.