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LightEdge Launches GPU Technology for Workplace Cloud

LightEdge Workplace Cloud with GPU offers a sharper, secure experience anywhere, anytime

DES MOINES, IA – March 7, 2017 – LightEdge Solutions, an enterprise-grade cloud, colocation and managed services provider, announced today that it has expanded its Workplace Cloud offering to include Graphics-Accelerated Virtual Desktops, powered by NVIDIA GRID. Workplace Cloud is a secure business application, desktop and application delivery solution created by LightEdge Solutions in partnership with Citrix.

Driven by customer requirements and marketplace demand, LightEdge’s GPU-enabled Workplace Cloud offers the industry’s most advanced level of application delivery via NVIDIA GRID and virtual GPU technology. The GPU-enabled workplace centers on collaboration. Colleagues anywhere can reference, analyze and contribute with secure access on any device, workstation or operating system with a native application experience. This significantly increases productivity, accuracy and time-to-value with engineering, design, medical imaging, computational and video editing applications. No residual data is left behind on devices while file sync and sharing is completely controlled.

The addition of GPU-enabled Workplace Cloud delivers processor-intensive applications with the fluid HD and 3D rendering and imagery expected from next-to-the-desk resources. LightEdge has built a validated design with a powerful set of advanced Cisco servers, NVIDIA GRID accelerators and Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop specifically for delivering GPU applications securely in-office or in the field.

For the last two years, LightEdge has successfully deployed fully integrated business applications, data and 3rd party resources, packaged for consumption on any device, anywhere.

About LightEdge Solutions

LightEdge Solutions is an experienced and proven leader in colocation, enterprise-grade cloud solutions, and network integration, providing businesses with reliable access to Fortune 100-level infrastructure that quickly adapts and scales to meet changing business requirements. LightEdge, which is owned by The Anschutz Corporation, was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. LightEdge serves both Midwestern and national companies from its five regional office locations with scalable and customized IT solutions that leverage a fully redundant network backbone connecting all carrier neutral data centers, as well as an experienced team of engineers. For more information, please visit


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