Global diagnostic laboratory leader optimises desktop and application delivery - Xtravirt

Scalable implementation of Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop solution results in acceleration of business service deployment by 50%

Challenge

  • Provide applications and desktops across multiple data centres in multiple locations with centralised management
  • Ensure a consistent and streamlined managed application experience for all users
  • Simplified and enhanced authentication for all users across the entire solution
  • Scalable solution capable of supporting 5,000 staff across multiple locations

Solution

  • Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop implemented and Citrix Workspace Environment Manager utilised for user persona management
  • Citrix AppDisks installed, used for application installation and management
  • Microsoft Active Directory, Zerto Virtual Replication, CommVault Backup and Recovery along with VMware vRealize Operations designed and implemented to provide a robust and scalable end to end solution

Result

  • Delivery time accelerated by 50% for implementation services
  • Successful roll out of modern and scalable application and desktop platform
  • Fully centralised model delivering streamlined multi-site management

The Customer

Established in 1979, this renowned Laboratory Information Systems provides market-leading diagnostic information technology to over 1,700 laboratories internationally, supporting and fulfilling the requirements of today’s leading healthcare providers.

The Customer

Established in 1979, this renowned Laboratory Information Systems provides market-leading diagnostic information technology to over 1,700 laboratories internationally, supporting and fulfilling the requirements of today’s leading healthcare providers.

At a glance

Challenge

  • Provide applications and desktops across multiple data centres in multiple locations with centralised management
  • Ensure a consistent and streamlined managed application experience for all users
  • Simplified and enhanced authentication for all users across the entire solution
  • Scalable solution capable of supporting 5,000 staff across multiple locations

Solution

  • Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop implemented and Citrix Workspace Environment Manager utilised for user persona management
  • Citrix AppDisks installed, used for application installation and management
  • Microsoft Active Directory, Zerto Virtual Replication, CommVault Backup and Recovery along with VMware vRealize Operations designed and implemented to provide a robust and scalable end to end solution

Result

  • Delivery time accelerated by 50% for implementation services
  • Successful roll out of modern and scalable application and desktop platform
  • Fully centralised model delivering streamlined multi-site management