Service Offerings at a Glance

Standard Features Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3
Virtual applications X X X
Virtual desktop (Windows 7 64-bit) X X
Add-Ons Available
Individual user profiles with storage X X X
Secure access X
Dedicated master image X
Additional CPU X
Additional memory X

Detailed Service Offerings

Tier 1: Virtual Applications

Tier 1 service includes the following virtual applications (no virtual desktop):

Google Chrome icon

Google Chrome

Internet Explorer icon

Internet Explorer

Mozilla Firefox icon

Mozilla Firefox

 
7 Zip icon

7-Zip

Adobe Reader icon

Adobe Reader

Box icon

Box Edit/Tools

Evernote icon

Evernote

Microsoft Office icon

Microsoft Office 2016

On Base icon

OnBase E-File (Hyland Unity Client)

Notepad++ icon

Notepad++

Skype icon

Skype for Business

Add-on:

  • Individual user profiles with storage (up to 40 GB) for user’s documents, application settings, etc.
Tier 2: Virtual Desktop

Tier 2 service includes a virtual desktop running Windows 7 (64-bit) and the following applications:

Google Chrome icon

Google Chrome

Internet Explorer icon

Internet Explorer

Mozilla Firefox icon

Mozilla Firefox

 
7 Zip icon

7-Zip

Adobe Reader icon

Adobe Reader

Box icon

Box Edit/Tools

Evernote icon

Evernote

Microsoft Office icon

Microsoft Office 2016

On Base icon

OnBase E-File (Hyland Unity Client)

Notepad++ icon

Notepad++

Skype icon

Skype for Business

Add-on:

  • Individual user profiles with storage (up to 40 GB) for user’s documents, application settings, etc.
Tier 3: Managed Virtual Desktop

Tier 3 service includes:

  • Virtual desktop running Windows 7 (64-bit)
  • Customized set of software applications
  • 10 GB of temporary storage

Add-ons:

  • Individual user profiles with storage (up to 40 GB) for user’s documents, application settings, etc.
  • Secure access
  • Dedicated master image
  • Additional CPU for faster compute processing (up to 16)
  • Additional memory for running more applications at once (up to 32 GB)
  • Desktop consulting from University IT
Contact the IT Help Desk to discuss your needs and get a cost estimate for a Tier 3 solution.
Additional Features / Capabilities
Additional features and capabilities are available with Virtual Desktop, providing you with a fully customized solution to meet your needs. Examples include:

  • High-performance graphics processing (GPU) for applications like AutoCAD
  • Virtualization of a physical Windows computer or applications
  • Terminal/RDS server replacement
  • Virtual Box/VMware Player replacement
  • Dedicated virtual desktops for 24/7 application processing
  • Virtual labs
  • Temporary desktops for special events
  • Replacement for Virtual Private Network (VPN) access
Contact the IT Help Desk to discuss your needs and get a cost estimate for a custom solution.

Service Cost

Use our Cost Calculator to configure and estimate the cost of the virtual desktop service that meets your needs.

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