Posts by Jon Rolls

FSLogix Acquisition and Ivanti User Workspace Management

It was announced today that Microsoft has acquired FSLogix, a relatively-young company founded by VDI industry veterans, tackling user experience problems with virtual desktops. FSLogix assembled a great team of notable names in the VDI world, and were one of the first to use virtual hard disk files


User Workspace Management and the Future of AppSense DesktopNow and RES ONE Workspace

UPDATE: November 28, 2018 Since Ivanti acquired RES Software in July 2017, our story has continued to evolve as we have talked with customers and partners, and we have published a series of blog posts with more updates. You can find the latest (at the time of writing!) from August 2018 here: https:


RES Acquisition FAQ With Jon Rolls

The dust is far from settled, but as you will have seen (here) we are busy integrating RES Software into the rapidly-expanding Ivanti family. Between the positive press comments (here for example) and social media (for example) we have also been inundated with questions and requests for more informa


The Laptop Ban and Why Separating User Persona from Your Device Matters

We love laptops. Especially the modern lightweight ones with long battery life, HD displays and clever hinges so they can be used as a tablet or a tent for small rodents. As a frequent traveler who reluctantly used a MacBook Air for years because of the lack of equivalent PC hardware, I’m delighted