As organizations and service providers look to virtualizing desktops and laptops, security can become a complex issue, especially if one relies on traditional security.
Companies like Citrix and Amazon are building advanced management features to make VDI and DaaS affordable and usable for their customers.
But the complexity behind virtualized end-user systems and endpoint security requires a different perspective on security.
This paper explores and expands on the 6 most important things you need to know about VDI/DaaS Security:
1. Centralization and deduplication
2. Minimizing in-VM footprint
3. Performance improvement
4. Management integration
5. Support for multiple platforms
6. Coverage of multiple endpoints