City of Davenport, Iowa Conquers VDI Performance


Challenges

  • VMware View recompose time took >45 minutes
  • Running out of space
  • General performance challenges with mixed workloads

Results

  • 6.5-to-1 data reduction
  • Linked clones replication from 45 to 2 minutes
  • Reduced average write latency from 20ms to 1ms
  • Reduce average read latency from 17ms to 0.5ms
Anyone who is going to do a VMWare View deployment should put their linked clones on a Pure Storage array. It’s essential.
CORY SMITH, NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR, CITY OF DAVENPORT