Case Studies

Blue Quills First Nations College deployed a VMware-based VDI infrastructure on Dell servers, switches and storage. It rolled out VDI to 90 users in four days and has experienced no downtime since deployment.

  • Challenge
    Blue Quills First Nations College needed to replace aging computers with a more flexible solution that would allow it to focus on new initiatives such as distance learning.
  • Solution
    The college implemented a Dell™ Desktop Virtualization Solution with VMware® View™ and Dell Wyse™ zero clients, with help from its trusted IT advisor Imperium Inc. and Dell Premier Partner Redapt Inc.
  • Benefits
    • Zero downtime with end-to-end Dell solution
    • Ability to offer more educational opportunities
    • 4 days to implement Virtual Device Interface (VDI) solution for 90 users through Dell partner network
    • 50 percent less management time required for supporting infrastructure
    • 1-hour recovery point objective (RPO) with off-site replication

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