Mainframe2, an innovative startup in cloud computing and browser-based application distribution, has announced its support of new NVIDIA-based cloud instances at Amazon Web Services’ annual re:Invent 2013 conference. The Mainframe2 technology has been optimized specifically for the new G2 instance type, which features NVIDIA’s powerful GRID graphics processing units (GPUs).
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it is easier to manage its technology than traditional desktop virtualization offerings, and it also carries lower up-front costs. Virtual desktops are difficult to set up and manage, as one must worry about administering the hardware, the virtual desktop infrastructure, and so forth. As an analogy, Mainframe2 wants to be to Citrix or Windows terminal servers what Box is to SharePoint , i.e., a hassle-free and cheaper cloud subscription service alternative. Mainframe2 founders wondered if there were an