Gartner Research

When Midsize Organizations Should Select Desktop as a Service

Published: 31 January 2017

ID: G00318420

Analyst(s): Nathan Hill


Conceptually, desktop-as-a-service solutions are a good fit for midsize organizations. Success is predicated on the ability of midsize-enterprise I&O leaders responsible for mobile and endpoint strategy to adopt the right use cases and select the right service providers.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Select Simple Workloads and Use Cases to Begin a DaaS Initiative
  • Make Network Latency a Mandatory Checklist Item When Comparing DaaS Vendors
  • Determine Which Type of DaaS Provider Is Appropriate for Your Needs
  • Confirm That the Provider Meets Your Data Security Requirements
  • Track Service Advancements and Price Reductions

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