Power VDI Solutions with Pure

Pure's modern data experience provides a fast, resilient, simple to manage and easily scalable all-flash platform for Virtual Desktop Infrastructures (VDI). Accelerate your Citrix or VMware VDI deployment with the most resilient virtual desktop infrastructure available.

Pure Storage Scored Highest in VDI

After analyzing 16 SSA product families, Gartner scored us highest for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, in its 2019 Critical Capabilities for Solid State Arrays report.

Drive ROI in months, not years

Fast, efficient, and cost-effective storage drives eye-popping ROI in a matter of months as comprehensive data services, simple management, and effortless scale deliver an altogether different VDI experience. Watch.


  • Achieve consistent <1ms latency with proven 99.9999% availability
  • Get a superior end-user experience
  • Enjoy non-disruptive operations through failures, upgrades, and generational refreshes


  • Set and forget management simplicity
  • Eliminate worries about IO variability or persistent/non-persistent desktops
  • Start small and grow to 1000s of seats without disruptions or forklift upgrades

Cost Efficient

  • Get all-flash storage at less than $50 per desktop
  • Consolidate all your Tier 1 apps: no performance impact and save on power, cooling, and space
  • Radically change the storage ownership model with Evergreen Storage

Complete Integration with Citrix and VMware

We work closely with Citrix and VMware to ensure you get speed and resiliency regardless of platform. Easily integrate and automate with the simple management of your choice – Pure solutions are virtually plug-n-play. 

Virtualize Graphics-intensive Applications

Now you can deliver rich graphics-intensive workloads to your most demanding users. Pure Storage has partnered with NVIDIA to offer a validated, rich graphics virtual workstation solution that delivers a superior and mobile end-user experience – plus centralized management, cloud-simple operation, and data security.

One Architecture from Pilot to Full-Scale Deployment

Many VDI pilots work well – until it’s time to scale-up the deployment and move into production. That’s where deployments often hit performance walls. Beginning with the economical FlashArray//X10, Pure Storage scales seamlessly and without disruption from pilot to thousands of users.

Scalable Storage for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

A Complete Solution for VDI

Looking for an integrated, Cisco-validated storage solution for VDI? FlashStack™ Converged Infrastructure delivers all-flash speed and resiliency for all your workloads and simple, rapid deployments based on pre-validated blueprints. Scale seamlessly and manage easily as your business grows. Fully tested, fully customizable, and fully supported.

Converged Infrastructure Solution for VDI

Choctaw Nation Thrives on Pure

Switching to Pure, Choctaw Nation’s Health Services saw response times, data center space, and IT costs slashed. VDI results were so good, they made additional investments for their government and commercial operations.

HKUST Powered by VDI

Technology is at the center of HKUST. VDI powered by Pure delivers high-performance, persistent desktops for a demanding user base at a data reduction rate of 19:1, all from a single  FlashArray.

Judson School Benefits

The speed and resilience of an all-flash array from Pure Storage for Citrix XenDesktop means teachers spend 33% more time educating, and students learn more, every day, at Judson Independent School District.