2X offers a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure solution at no cost

Combining together VMware Server and 2X ThinClientServer (PXES edition), both free of charge, customers are able to setup a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) at no cost.

2X published a guide demonstrating how to do so achieving following benefits:

  • Maintain and secure Windows desktops and builds and all connected hardware devices from one central location
  • Improve support by shadowing sessions and watching the user’s actions
  • Easy addition, recovery and replacement of virtual desktops
  • Centralize control by allowing you to remotely shutdown or restart all devices
  • Reduce costs by converting old PCs to thinclients with the latest XP or Vista
  • No Terminal Services CALs required – re-use existing Windows XP license

Read the guide at source.