Paper: Guidelines for local storage in VDI environments

PQR has released a paper titled:”Guidelines for local storage in VDI environments“. The paper written by Hugo Peter, Peter Sterk and Herco van Brug contains 29 pages and can be downloaded for free from the PQR website after registration. The goal of the paper is to provide a better insight into the key figures for resources that are applicable to design of a VDI solution. It describes sizing guidelines and the impact of the use of local storage for VDI.


The paper contains the following sections:

  • VDI: Local Storage and Sizing Guidelines
  • VDI Design factors
  • VDI Sizing Guidelines
  • Storage capacity
  • VDI & Storage Tiering
  • Scenarios
  • VDI Software
  • Application Virtualization