Manhattan, United States – 26 April 2017 – Cloudalize, a supplier of virtual secure GPU-powered Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) solutions, announces the launch of a dedicated graphical-processing unit (GPU) desktop-as-a-service platform for Cloud Service Providers (CSPs). Cloudalize will demonstrate its new service for CSP at NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC) which takes place at San José Convention Center, California (CA) from 8 to 11 May.
Powered by NVIDIA GRID graphics virtualization software and the NVIDIA Tesla M60 GPU, the Cloudalize platform enables CSPs to provide their customers with a highly-performant Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) from the Cloud in less than three minutes. With Cloudalize and NVIDIA GRID, Cloudalize partners gain the power, performance and user experience of a Windows desktop from anywhere and on any device.
With Cloudalize’s solution, CSPs will be able to offer their customers best-in-class virtualization and Cloud technology. They will have a range of powerful advanced automation features at their disposal to instantly roll out collaborative and complete workspaces, delivered immediately from the cloud.
For companies wishing to join the NVIDIA GRID CSP Partner Program, Cloudalize provides a wide choice of performance-optimized cloud desktops to leverage the platform in two ways:
- Utilizing the platform’s tool set to manage their own DaaS deployment;
- White Labeling the entire platform under their own branding.
In addition, Cloudalize offers Sales Qualified Leads (SQL) and enables it’s partners to focus on value-adding activities like application-specific knowledge, connectivity optimization and support services.
“What struck me about the Cloudalize partner offering is the attractively of the model for service providers,” said Dr. Jon Peddie, President at Jon Peddie Research. “The revenue opportunity for the duration of the customer lifetime is quite unique.”
“As the Desktop-as-a-Service space continues to grow, service providers are looking for solutions that deliver quality performance and user experience from the cloud,” said John Fanelli, Vice President of Product for NVIDIA GRID. He continued: “Cloudalize, an NVIDIA Partner Network Preferred Cloud Service Provider, has paved the way for other service providers to seamlessly deliver the best performance and user experience for a virtual workspace.”
Spatial Affairs Bureau is among Cloudalize early customers after comparing the Cloudalize offering to different alternatives such as IT providers proposing to build a bespoke VDI solution in the cloud.
“We compared Cloudalize and it quickly became the preferred solution for us because of its immediate availability and simple interface for end-users, incomparable cost-effectiveness on a monthly basis and zero up-front capital expenditure (CAPEX)” said Peter Culley, CEO of Spatial Affairs Bureau.
Cloudalize is located at booth #821 of GTC 2017 from 8 May and participates in the panel session How to: NIVDIA GRID on Thursday, 11 May at 9:00 PDT/12:00 EDT/18:00 CEST.
Editor’s Note: edited on 21 January 2020