Empowering developers in financial services with desktop as a service | Ubuntu
The pandemic has accelerated the trend toward remote working environments but it also pushed governance and security issues to the top of the priority list for IT departments within financial institutions. Employees, and developers in particular, need the technological agility to work remotely given the hybrid workplace model being adopted by the majority of organisations. For financial institutions, it’s key to have a reliable and performant remote desktop solution that is easy for mobile workers to use, yet highly secure. Business and technology leaders at financial institutions are increasingly taking a cloud-first approach to remote work applications, including hyperscale-based desktop as a service solutions.
What is desktop as a service?
Desktop as a service (DaaS) is a model for delivering virtual desktops to end users, including providing the requisite network, storage, compute, virtualisation, and tools, directly to enterprises from the cloud. This includes the…