In June, Oracle announced an update to the Sun Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) software. With this version 3.1.1 release, Oracle advanced the VDI ball forward with a host of VirtualBox bug fixes and additional support for Microsoft Windows 7 and Microsoft Hyper-V.
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This week, Oracle announced the release of Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure 3.2, and is saying it now offers the most comprehensive desktop-to-data-center virtualization solutions in the industry. The company boasts its portfolio can manage the full hardware and software stack from applications to disk, including Sun Ray Clients, a virtual desktop broker and virtualization platform, operating systems, servers, storage, and applications.
"This release of Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure is further evidence of Oracle's commitment to providing a complete portfolio of virtualization solutions that helps reduce costs and leverages existing IT resources," said Wim Coekaerts, senior vice president of Linux and virtualization engineering at Oracle. "The latest improvements in scalability, multimedia, and administration can help remove the barrier to entry for organizations considering virtual desktop architectures, and allow them to increase IT efficiency and flexibility."