Azure Virtual Desktop

Azure Virtual Desktop or AVD (previously Windows Virtual Desktop or WVD) is a cloud service for the virtualisation of desktops and applications. But it is different from the competitors.

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Azure Virtual Desktop is a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solution built directly on top of Microsoft Azure, while traditional VDI solutions only support the public cloud.

This means that Azure Virtual Desktop is the only VDI solution that offers Windows 10 multi-sessions, is optimised for Microsoft 365 apps and supports RDS environments. You can easily deploy and scale your Windows desktops and applications via Azure in a matter of minutes. You get the ingrained security and compliance functions right on top.

Wat does it mean to work with Azure Virtual Desktop?

On any device

You can work on any device. All you need is an internet connection. You log in online and you can get started as if you were working on your own device.

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Always available

You always have your operating system and all your applications at your disposal from any device. So you can get started anytime, anywhere and from any device.

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You no longer have to spend time installing updates. You always have the most recent version at your disposal.

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Price Tag

You no longer invest in expensive workstations and change from a Capex to Opex story. With fast scaling (up and dow) and a price tag based on what you use.

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Perfectly secure

Your virtual desktop is more secure than a standard device, thanks to the security functionalities that Microsoft Azure offers.

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24/7 support

Do you have a question or a problem? Then we are available to help. Based on our agreements, we will help you as quickly as possible.

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Azure Virtual Desktop in three steps

We use a three-step approach to deploy Azure Virtual Desktop in organisations. We start with a Jam Session, followed by an extensive workshop and finally we execute the full rollout in our Azure Virtual Desktop program. We have listed the steps in more detail below.

Step 1: Jam Session

In a Jam Session we present you the possibilities that Azure Virtual Desktop offers your organisation. We show concrete benefits tailored to your company. Afterwards we would like to engage in an open discussion, look at what is desirable and answer any questions you still have.

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Step 2: Workshop

During a two-day workshop, we will work together to find a good approach and a clear roadmap for the implementation of Azure Virtual Desktop in your organisation.

On the first day, we analyse your current IT environment and map out the concrete needs of the users. During the second day we use that knowledge to draw up a clear design and step-by-step plan. At the end of the workshop you will be ready to effectively roll out Azure Virtual Desktop through the various steps of our program.

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Step 3: Implementation

For the eventual rollout and management of Azure Virtual Desktop, we use a multi-step program that we developed based on best practices from previous implementations. Change and adoption & program management are kept in mind during this entire process.


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Interested in starting with Azure Virtual Desktop?

We can do a completely free set-up of a Proof of Concept environment to test the possibilities of Azure Virtual Desktop for your organisation.

This includes a free set-up of your environment and a two hour call with one of our experts who will explain the ins and outs of Azure Virtual Desktop.

What distinguishes Arxus from the rest?

  • Maximum service: Our motto is simple: ‘there is no traffic jam along the extra mile’. We are a managed cloud service provider, so we do all we can to relieve you completely of everything to do with your cloud environment.
  • Flexible contracts: Your situation may change overnight. We serve your interests. Our flexible contracts change along with the needs of your company.
  • Transparency: Take advantage of our cloud management portal and gain access to a detailed understanding of the services you purchase, your uptime and your costs.
  • Proactive monitoring: Your applications, infrastructure and all intermediate layers are closely monitored and guarded 24/7. We intervene proactively if something threatens to go wrong.
  • 24/7 local support: You get 24/7 support in your own language from our local Arxus cloud experts.

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Would you like more information on Azure Virtual Desktop?

Would you like to know how Azure Virtual Desktop fits into your company, but don't feel like getting involved right away? No problem. 

During a free Jam Session we present the possibilities of Azure Virtual Desktop for your organisation. We show concrete benefits tailored to your company. After that, we like to engage in an open discussion to see where your interests lie and answer any questions you may have.