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Thinking Outside the Boxes: The Year of DaaS and the Workspace Revolution

At Cloud Expo, IndependenceIT CEO Seth Bostock to discuss the emergence of full-featured cloud workspaces

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After a couple of false starts, cloud-based desktop solutions are picking up steam, driven by trends such as BYOD and pervasive high-speed connectivity.

In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Seth Bostock, CEO of IndependenceIT, cuts through the hype and the acronyms, and discusses the emergence of full-featured cloud workspaces that do for the desktop what cloud infrastructure did for the server. He'll discuss VDI vs DaaS, implementation strategies and evaluation criteria.

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Seth Bostock, CEO of IndependenceIT, is responsible for guiding IndependenceIT's vision and strategy. Under his leadership iIT completed the successful acquisition of Veddio and formally introduced its flagship Cloud Workspace Suite to the market. Seth is a results-driven executive with more than a decade of experience in delivering business value through a pragmatic process and an extensive background designing and implementing business improvement strategies to enhance corporate performance. Industry publication CRN recognized Mr. Bostock as one of the "100 industry people you should know" in 2013. He was also named as one of the top IT executives to watch in 2014 by MSPMentor.

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