Webroot to Provide SaaS-Based Security for Nasstar’s Hosted Desktops
According to the announcement Monday Webroot Webroot Web Security SaaS and Webroot Email Security SaaS hosted enhance your desktop and hosted services offered by Nasstar exchange as it seeks to establish itself as an operator in volume over the next three years.
“Webroot … further enhance Nasstar Hosted Desktop and Exchange Hosted Services,” Nasstar founder and CEO Charles Black said in a statement. “Webroot range of quality solutions, and unparalleled pedigree in the SaaS security space, allows us to continue offering a cloud-based world class service to our customers. We look forward to working with Webroot as we continue to redefine the desktop computing landscape. ”
Gartner predicts the market will grow desktop organized than $ 1.5 million in 2009 to 65.7 billion U.S. dollars in 2013, when nearly 40 percent of all computers will be delivered virtually. Nasstar Hosted Desktop offers subscribers access to their desktop, files, applications and email over the Internet, allowing them to do their computing in the Internet cloud instead of on a local computer.
Webroot EMEA channel director Ian Moses said his company is delighted to be chosen as a partner Nasstar. “In our experience, we found that our full range of web-based email security SaaS services, our advanced technical support and commercial benefits of working with a global supplier as Webroot, are of vital importance for the establishment of our partners a strong foothold in the SaaS market, “Moses said in a statement.
Expected to increase in coming years, the organized market desktop has recently seen great interest in the host community as service providers prepare for widespread adoption. For example, business experience and service provider of BTR Associates (www.btrassociates.com) chose Parallels (www.parallels.com) virtualization software Virtuozzo server in June to help implement and manage the supply of housing your virtual desktop.