Why Liquidware Labs is a 'Must See' at VMworld 2010

End-users and partners given first-hand look at 'On-Ramp' solutions chosen for use by the consulting arms of the largest platform players in VDI

Aug 30, 2010, 17:44 ET from Liquidware Labs

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- VMworld, Booth #941, Moscone Center -- Liquidware Labs, the leader in Assessment, Migration, User Environment Management, and User Experience Monitoring today announced that they will showcase the 'On-Ramp' solutions chosen by some of the biggest names in VDI, including VMware, Dell, Citrix, Quest Software, and more than 50 dedicated channel partners, in booth #941 at VMworld 2010 this week.

The consulting arms for VMware, Dell, and Citrix have all recently signed agreements with Liquidware Labs that enable their respective consultants to utilize the assessment and migration features of Liquidware Labs Stratusphere and Liquidware Labs ProfileUnity. Additionally, Quest Software has reached an agreement with Liquidware Labs to license Stratusphere and plans to incorporate elements of the solution into future versions of its vWorkspace product line.

The agreements with VMware, Dell, and Citrix enable their consultants to use Stratusphere Fit for desktop assessments and ProfileUnity for profile and data migration and user environment provisioning. Licenses for qualified representatives of those organizations are available in the Acceler8 partnership portal on the Liquidware Labs web site. The complete line of Liquidware Labs products, including perpetual licenses of Stratusphere and ProfileUnity are available through Liquidware Labs' worldwide network of more than 50 channel partners.

"We're pleased to have established agreements to provide our software solutions directly to front-line field representatives with the adoption of VDI and Cloud desktop computing initiatives from VMware, Dell, and Citrix," said Steve Gant, VP of strategy and alliances for Liquidware Labs.  "We've seen first-hand how our solutions in the field help create infrastructure awareness, processes, solutions, and methodology for moving users and desktops to virtual infrastructure and Windows 7."

"Our solutions are in use by 17 of the 20 Largest VDI Deployments in the world, and literally hundreds of other deployments progress — proof positive that our strategy to build software that helps organizations adopt new desktop strategies is resonating with the industry," said Tyler Rohrer, founder and COO of Liquidware Labs.  "We're elated to have these relationships formalized and to have licenses available to field representatives for our proven products for success just a click away."

Stratusphere Fit and Stratusphere UX provides for assessment and user experience monitoring for establishing and maintaining next generation desktops such as VMware View, Citrix XenDesktop, Dell's Cloud offering, and Windows 7 migrations.  ProfileUnity enables user persona and profiles to be harvested from existing desktops where it can be immediately available to next generation desktops in seconds at login.  The solution also provides full user environment management with the ability to provision user settings and modify user configurations.

More information is available at www.LiquidwareLabs.com .

About Liquidware Labs

Liquidware Labs™ (LWL) is the leader in Assessment and User Experience Management for next generation desktops including VMware View, Citrix XenDesktop, and Microsoft Windows 7. The company's Stratusphere™ and ProfileUnity™ solutions have been described by analysts as the industry's first 'On-Ramp to VDI' by providing complete methodology and software that enable organizations to cost-effectively plan, migrate, and manage their next generation desktop infrastructure with best practices in mind. LWL's comprehensive solutions provide Assessment, Personalization Management, User Configuration, and Service Level Assurance. LWL products are VMware and Citrix certified, and are available through a global network of certified partners.  Visit www.liquidwarelabs.com for further information.


Jason E. Smith



SOURCE Liquidware Labs