What is the difference between persistent-VDI and non-persistent-VDI?

with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) or Desktop-as-a-Service. In general, VDI or DaaS is thought to deliver improved security and minimize the

loss of data. As desktop management costs increase, OS threat landscape escalates and the shortage of IT and security personnel – it seems that VDI/DaaS is an excellent alternative. Watch the following video for background: Read A Practical Attack Against VDI Download A Practical Attack

Against VD Iand answer the following questions: What is the difference between persistent-VDI and non-persistent-VDI? Why is it used? Does VDI

offer better or improved security? Research VDI and DaaS – does VDI or DaaS offer decreased IT expense, improved security and support costs? Could Wilmington University take advantage of VDI or DaaS? If WilmU implemented VDI/DaaS what are the security implications?