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NetApp HCI Solutions

Use Cases


Hybrid VDI with NetApp VDS allows service providers and enterprise virtual desktop administrators to easily expand resources to other cloud environment without affecting their users. Having on-premises resources on NetApp HCI provides better control of GPU resources and allows you to expand compute or storage nodes based on demand.

This solution applies to the following use cases:

  • Bursting into the cloud for surges in demand for remote desktops and applications

  • Reducing TCO for long running remote desktops and applications by hosting them on-premises with flash storage and GPU resources

  • Ease of management of remote desktops and applications across cloud environments

  • Experience remote desktops and applications by using a software-as-a- service model with on-premises resources

Target Audience

The target audience for the solution includes the following groups:

  • EUC/VDI architects who wants to understand the requirements for a hybrid VDS

  • NetApp partners who would like to assist customers with their remote desktop and application needs

  • Existing NetApp HCI customers who want to address remote desktop and application demands