The Adventures of VDI in Student Computer Labs: A Case Study

A session at HighEdWeb Michigan 2013

  • Adam Robinson
  • Scott Arnst

Monday 20th May, 2013

11:30am to 12:20pm (LMT)

Scott Arnst and Adam Robinson from the University of Michigan-Flint will describe why they chose VDI, including CAPEX and OPEX cost savings, the anticipated useful life of zero clients and the benefits of VMware View servers.

The presentation will include their initial computer lab pilot, best practices, lessons learned, as well as what technology they deployed to create a highly robust system that now totals close to 300 zero clients as well as their future VDI plans on campus.

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Adam Robinson

Systems administrator at the University of Michigan-Flint

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Scott Arnst

Director of information technology services at the University of Michigan-Flint

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Time 11:30am12:20pm LMT

Date Mon 20th May 2013

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