The UConn vPC: A Collaborative Story about Desktop Virtualization

Wednesday, November 07 | 6:00PM–7:00PM
Session Type: E122

The UConn vPC is a collaborative IT project that delivers virtual desktops to UConn students that allows them to access UConn-licensed applications from their PCs, Macs, and mobile devices from anywhere in the world. This session will address the collaboration and technologies behind the service and share usage metrics gathered since the project began. An overview of the service can be found at

Moderator: Shannon Smith, Associate Director, Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development, EDUCAUSE


  • Tony Molloy

    Library Information Technology Services Director, University of Connecticut
  • Jeremy Pollack

    Director of ICT, School of Business, University of Connecticut
  • Ed Swindelles

    Manager of Advanced Computing, University of Connecticut

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