Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/11/29/dv_legals/

Desktop Virtualisation for highly legislated environments

Legal eagles tap into desktop

By Danny Bradbury

Posted in Enterprise Tech, 29th November 2011 16:16 GMT

Interview Implementing virtual desktops across a whole enterprise is rarely as easy as it sounds in vendor white papers. Rich Raether, IT manager, and Dan Putnam, published systems architect at large US law firm Quarles & Brady faced a unique set of challenges when they decided to roll out virtual desktops as a means of improving the firm's business continuity stance.

Danny Bradbury interviews them both and finds out that even idiosyncratic requirements such as the need to enter data quickly using legal notation can create unique technical challenges.

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