Security of virtual desktop (infrastructure)

Any materials & inputs on Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) security is much appreciated?
We plan to use VDI for accessing systems of different criticality so how should it be securely
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For understanding - Enterprise Virtual Desktop Infrastructure: Design for Performance and Reliability
intended for IT architects deploying virtual desktops, explains how you can use products from VMware, Cisco, and EMC to create an end-to-end solution for VMware View 3.0.  This document discusses central principles of design and architecture, including:
● Network resilience and WAN optimization
● Storage performance and sizing considerations
● Recommended deployment options for VMware View
● Interaction and dependencies between VMware View and both the storage and network

For Use case of multilevel - VMware View for Government-Agency Multilevel Secure (MLS) Desktops. Check the partner
ClearCube’s ClientCube is the first endpoint that consolidates multiple networks into one device at the desktop,
while maintaining physical network separation to centralized computing resources in the datacenter

Raytheon Trusted Computer Solutions Trusted Thin Client:  offers its Trusted Thin Client (TTC) solution to  maintain secure data separation while allowing users appropriate access to networks at different classification levels, or to networks that hold the same security level in a government organization.

Not forgetting the threat of VDI and mitigation measures

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