Telefónica acquires cloud desktop company EyeOS
Telefónica is a Spanish telecommunication that has acquired eyeOS, a Spain-based desktop virtualization company for an undisclosed sum. Telefónica and eyeOS have been partners for a while.
Telefónica will be able to small business customers with an open-source and HTML5 friendly desktop virtualization service that works on desktops and mobile devices. The eyeOS Web Desktop service allows virtual desktop delivery through any HTML5 browser. eyeOS claims low latency and bandwidth consumption.