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What are Windows Virtual Desktops?

Windows Virtual Desktops (WVD), also known as Azure Virtual Desktops, are virtual instances of physical desktops created using VDI technology. Because these desktops offer your office workforce the highest levels of flexibility and mobility, employees can access their desktops from any location and at any time with the help of internet-connected devices like smartphones, laptops, and tablets. Moreover, your applications become platform-independent, enabling the users to work on Windows-based applications even on macOS and iOS.

Ace Cloud Hosting offers a fully managed hosted virtual desktop service. This means, you get highly flexible virtual desktops with all data and applications over a secure cloud environment. This frees you from the local IT tasks related to the physical desktops, and their associated costs. Get windows virtual desktops (WVD) from ACE and eliminate the operational bottlenecks limiting your potential.

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Why You Need Windows Virtual Desktops for Your Business

WVDs come with a host of features and benefits that are tailored to meet your changing business needs. Embrace Windows Virtual Desktops today to get the most out of your workforce!

Infinite Scalability

It is nearly impossible to build a flexible working environment for employees using traditional desktops. It is also very expensive to implement of state-of-the-art infrastructure that can handle many desktops. Ace Cloud Hosting powered windows virtual desktop service relies on consistent networks and superfast servers to deliver high-performance for any number of resource-intensive apps or users your business may require.

ACE offers the freedom of customization with the number of users and applications to keep up with changing business demands. Our WVD solutions are compatible with Windows-based applications so you can work on your desktop apps anywhere and at any time.

Scalable Desktops

Increase or decrease the number of desktops on demand to have optimum resource utilization.

Quick Provisioning

Provide cloud-hosted desktops with pre-installed apps to your employees in significantly less time.

Utmost Flexibility

Work from your personal device independent of the device’s OS and specifications.

Complete Scalability

Take lead with a scalable (Pay-for-What-You-Use) pricing model that responds to your changing requirements.

Hassle-Free

As a business owner, you will never want to waste time resolving IT issues when you already have your business to look after. If you work on a traditional office setup with physical desktops, IT hassles can slice off a big chunk of your time and energy. Our ready-to-use Windows Virtual Desktop solution is equipped with pre-installed applications, configured settings, and user permissions in line with your business needs.

You and your workforce get a mobile workstation minus the IT hassles. An in-house team of experts is available round-the-clock to manage your windows virtual desktops.

Centralized IT

Focus on your work and leave the installation, deployment, and upgrades of virtual desktops on us.

Ongoing Support

For any issues you face, you can reach out to our support team anytime via phone, live chat, or email.

Efficient Data Centers

Tier 3+/4 data centers situated in different geographical locations offer you multi-layered redundancy.

Least Latency

Work uninterruptedly without lags on multiple apps or high graphics applications

Comprehensive Security

Physical desktops are vulnerable to thefts, cybercrime and become an easy target for hackers. We realize that the security of your desktop applications and data is imperative to business functioning and growth. Keeping this in mind, we have adopted complete physical security and deployed a multi-layered security infrastructure to protect crucial data.

We implement safeguards like IP restrictions, Intrusion Detection and Prevention System (IPS/IDS), ransomware and DDoS protection, among others. We also encrypt your data with TLS 1.3 and 256-bit data encryption to ensure the complete security of your data in transit as well as storage.

Digital Security

SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) security, antivirus, and multiple firewalls protect you from digital threats.

System Protection

OS hardening, OS patching, and MFA (Multi-factor authentication) protects your end device.

24×7 Monitoring

Continuous monitoring to prevent unwanted traffic and hacking activities and ensure Brute force protection.

DDoS Protection

Enhanced identification and risk-mitigation in the event of DDoS attacks.

Lower Your Capital Investment

IT Costs are Ours

For our Azure Virtual Desktops, we have deployed Azure VDI solution over a robust, multi-redundant cloud infrastructure. When you opt for ACE’s windows virtual desktop service, you don’t need to spend on the purchase or upkeep of expensive desktops for your office. Electricity and office space costs become dispensable.

We offer pay-as-you-use pricing plans, so you pay only for the number of desktops you opt for and the system resources utilized. We also offer flexibility to switch between plans as per the business requirement. Unlike an on-premises setup, you experience complete budgetary control with Azure Virtual Desktops.

Reduced Infra

No need for high-end desktops or servers in the office as we create Windows virtual desktops on the cloud.

Lower Fixed Capital

The subscription model allows you to lower your fixed capital and shift toward operational expense.

Opt Out Facility

Pay for what you use. If you are dissatisfied with our service, opt out anytime.

Expense Declination

Save on electricity bills and office space rentals as your team works remotely on virtual desktops.

Azure Virtual Desktop Pricing

We Offer Intelligent Pricing Options that Respond to Your Budget in Real Time.

Our Azure virtual desktops come at an extremely affordable price tag of just $30 per desktop per month. Our custom pricing quotes are also some of the most comprehensive and considerate in the market. We holistically analyze your business needs to come up with plans that deliver the best value. We also offer you a 10-day free trial to experience Windows virtual desktops by ACE and understand how we can help simplify your business while maximizing its potential.

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Use Cases of Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) Solution

Graphic Apps Online

Access High-Graphics Apps from anywhere with Windows Virtual Desktops.

Web maintenance

Manage websites virtually with ease. Move your software to Windows Virtual Desktops.

Accounting

Work Virtually on Accounting Software with your accountants, CAs, and CPAs

Remote Business

Connect with teams and partners to work efficiently from home.

Cloud software

Host all your application software on the cloud for efficient remote working.

Mobile Working

Login and access your virtual desktops even while travelling and start working anywhere.

How Windows Virtual Desktop Works

A third-party provider, like ACE, provides users with unique login credentials that can be used to access Windows virtual desktops at any time and from any location.

For example, if an employee needs to work on something after office, they would be easily able to pick up the work by simply logging back into the system using the same credentials.

Thus, a Windows virtual desktop adds to the agility of a business. It enables higher levels of productivity and uninterrupted working, wherever employees may be located. Agility ultimately translates to greater productivity and increased efficiency for your business.

Windows Virtual Desktops vs. Traditional VDI

A Windows or Azure virtual desktop solution is popularly made available in two variants. The first variant, also known as Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), is the practice of hosting a desktop on a centralized, on-premises server. In contrast, the cheaper and more convenient variant, also referred to as Desktop as a Service (DaaS), hosts the virtual desktop on cloud. The distinction is crucial because, with DaaS (or Cloud Hosted Desktop), all storage, hardware, and network infrastructure costs are outsourced to a third-party provider resulting in near-zero maintenance costs. Businesses choose cloud or offline hosted desktop solutions based on individual priorities and requirements.

Windows Virtual Desktop Traditional VDI
Desktop is hosted on the public or private cloud. Desktop is hosted on a centralized, on-premises server.
Fully managed offering where a third party cloud service provider like ACE takes care of Hardware, software & helpdesk for the customer. The virtual desktops are managed by the Internal IT team from the Hardware, Software to the helpdesk.
Accessible anytime, anywhere and on any device with an active internet connection. VDI is generally restricted to be access via corporate intranet inside office premises. It can be accessed outside office premises with the help of VPN.
DaaS has a lot of stringent security measures available such as peripheral device management, clipboard restrictions etc. In order to avoid any data leakage. Since VDI is hosted in an on-prem datacentre, which is under control of internal IT team. The data will remain secure.
DaaS can be a part of Business Continuity plan for any organization. Many DaaS Providers have Disaster Recovery plans for their Datacentres, hence even in case of Disaster the business do not get hampered. For VDI to have Disaster recovery, company needs to invest in a separate DR site that means more expenditure.
Significantly cost saving. No upfront cost, just pay as you go. Very high upfront capital investment is needed to start VDI.

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Why Choose ACE as your Windows Virtual Desktop Provider?

Because ACE comes with a host of features that are the key to business optimization.

Instant Provisioning

We can move your on-premises desktops to the cloud instantly so you can continue your work efficiently.

99.99% Uptime

We ensure seamless desktop and application delivery on your endpoint devices with a 99.99% uptime guarantee.

Superior Graphics

Best virtualization solutions to deliver graphics-intensive applications over a network on your remote devices.

Always-on Support

Our team of cloud experts offers round-the-clock customer support through call, chat, and email, ensuring minimal response time.

Customer Satisfaction

We’re an experienced cloud service provider with over a decade’s experience in cloud services having over 3000+ happy customers.

30-Day Backup

The data from all desktops are stored daily on our cloud for 30 days rolling, with the backup taken automatically.

Best-in-class Data Centers

We have partnered with SSAE 16 certified Tier-3+ and Tier-4 data centers with multi-redundant infrastructure and fault-tolerant systems.

Citrix Partnership

With Citrix being one of our strategic partners, we offer more security features and customization options.

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Our previous provider was breached twice and they lost some of our data. We switched to Ace Cloud Hosting and everything has been great! They are very responsive and making the switch was a breeze, I would highly recommend them.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Windows virtual desktop also known as Azure Virtual Desktop is an offering by third-party cloud providers like ACE, where virtual desktops are hosted on the cloud servers and delivered to the end-user. Every cloud company offers a different set of products for meeting your hosting needs. We at ACE offer you WVD for all your cloud hosted desktop requirements.

ACE offers you Windows virtual desktops at a competitive price starting from $30 per desktop. You can have a look at our existing plans, or you can also opt for a customized pricing plan.

Azure VDI pricing depends on various factors such as the number of desktops, configurations of desktops, plan selection, any additional service, etc. Moreover, it always depends on which provider you opt for. Every provider has its own pricing plans.

Cloud providers offer Windows virtual desktops with pre-installed apps. You can access the desktop via browser or a secure application by logging in with your credentials. You can work on any personal device like a laptop, phone, tab, or system with an internet connection.

Windows virtual desktop services, from the right provider, typically offer:

High Security – Your data is secure under various safeguards like OS patching, firewalls, and intrusion detection & prevention system.

Scalability – You can quickly scale up or scale down the desktops with the changing business needs.

Less Infra – You need less infra in your office, like no need to keep high-end desktops or maintain an air-conditioned environment in the office.

Reduced Cost – You can save fixed capital as you can pay to providers on a subscription basis.

Absolutely! Windows virtual desktops are perfect for small businesses as their implementation can be a great deal cheaper than the cost of purchasing and setting-up physical desktops. Besides cutting-down on maintenance costs including electricity and office space, our pay-as-you-use pricing plans allow flexible and intelligent billing based only on the extent of resource-utilization. Additionally, businesses can switch between plans as per changing requirements, and keep track of every dollar spent.

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