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One Broker to Rule them All! Connecting Hybrid Clouds with Leostream | GTwGT Podcast #58

Leostream plays in the VDI space without being a VDI Company. They are all about unlocking the complexity of hybrid managed work

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In this episode I talk with Karen Gondoly. CEO at Leostream. Leostream is a driver in the evolving #hybrid cloud space and a leader in the management of end-user resources hosted in the data center and cloud. The are the 'Ultimate Connection Broker' and evolved from the early days of #Virtualization doing P2V and VMM management to now being 'The One Broker to Rule them All'! Karen and I talk about how their flagship Leostream platform provides a comprehensive and scalable solution for organizations to deliver and manage desktops, remote sessions, and #applications hosted in a public cloud or a private data center. Leostream was founded in 2002 and is based in Waltham, Massachusetts.

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☑️ Technology and Technology Partners Mentioned: VMware, Microsoft, Citrix, AWS, Azure, Google, Openstack, RDP, VDI, HTML5.

☑️ Raw Talking Points:
History and founding
Karen Background
History of VDI and why it's got a bad reputation
Play in the Space but not VDI
General state of VDI
How you can compete with VMware/Citrix
VMM to Broker
Early Years in Virtualization
Move to Public Clouds
Openstack/VMware/Public Clouds
Scaling and Automation/IaC
Provisioning of workloads
PoC for Enterprise for scale
Partners and Resellers
Platform 4 components
Connection Broker
Deployment Options? Marketplace
Hybrid Cloud Approach

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