Imagine replacing your physical workstations with GPU-accelerated virtual workstations in Azure. Allow your engineers and designers to work from the office, home, hotel or job site. Deliver virtual workstations in Azure to your team anywhere in the world, with the level of performance that exceeds that of your physical workstations. Learn how Andy Knauf, CIO, Mead & Hunt has done just that - using Workspot Workstation Cloud to deploy virtual workstations in Azure to his design team, while connecting multi-terabyte data sets across 30+ locations across the country, and all at a flat rate fixed subscription fee. Andy will share his experience each step of the way on his amazing journey to ultimate business agility while reaching the highest levels of end-user experience.
- How to provision GPU-accelerated workstations in Azure
- Configure Windows 10 desktops & apps in Azure using your AD and security policies
- Deploy powerful Azure workstations to engineers and designers around the world
- Learning Objective: Connect multi-terabyte data sets over high-speed networks accessed by virtual workstations (next generation VDI)
Andy Knauf is the vice president of IT and principal at Mead & Hunt, where he has served for 24 years as the head of the IT Department. Andy started his career with Mead & Hunt after college, and he has overseen numerous facets of IT in his years spent serving as the company's vice president of IT. Andy oversees IT-related purchasing, and he is responsible for planning and selecting vendors and negotiating IT-related contracts. His vast responsibilities also include plans and implements additions; deletions and major modifications to the supporting infrastructure company-wide; implementation of network security; anticipation of future network needs; identification of proactive solutions to satisfy needs; supervision of the planning and management of the company's telephone system and management of company-wide upgrade efforts; and direction of the CAD managers for the company. Andy also oversees the management of corporate help-desk activities and resolves escalated issues if necessary.