Virtual desktop management

  • May 26, 2017 26 May'17

    IGEL CEO talks shift to VDI endpoint management software

    As thin client vendor IGEL expands beyond hardware, CEO Jed Ayres sits down at Citrix Synergy 2017 to talk about the future of the desktop virtualization market.

  • May 25, 2017 25 May'17

    The Best of Citrix Synergy 2017 Awards winners

    Find out who won at the Best of Citrix Synergy 2017 Awards in categories such as New Technology and Desktop and Application Delivery, as well as who took home the Best of Show award.

  • May 24, 2017 24 May'17

    Virtual desktop monitoring helps IT see the light

    IT admins need visibility to make sure VDI runs smoothly. Virtual desktop monitoring tools take them out of the darkness and help them see where they're going.

  • May 05, 2017 05 May'17

    Citrix Synergy 2017 conference coverage

    Look back at all the updates to Citrix products such as XenApp, XenDesktop and XenMobile as well as news on emerging technologies at Synergy 2017, which took place from May 23-25 in Orlando, Fla.

  • March 31, 2017 31 Mar'17

    Docks, VDI features make smartphones more viable mobile thin clients

    Vendors have taken cracks at turning phones into mobile thin clients before, but display protocol improvements and advancements in hardware make it more of a possibility now.

  • February 03, 2017 03 Feb'17

    Cloud-hosted desktop concerns hold back adoption

    IT pros at large businesses aren't willing to ditch their on-premises VDI for DaaS technology. A hybrid approach to desktop delivery could be the answer, however.

  • January 09, 2017 09 Jan'17

    Citrix acquires Unidesk for app layering software

    Citrix acquired Unidesk to improve its application layering offering. Experts said it's a big deal that brings different delivery tools under one umbrella.

  • December 15, 2016 15 Dec'16

    IT 'cautiously optimistic' about mobile thin clients

    IGEL has a new mobile thin client that gives IT control over users' Citrix, VMware or Microsoft virtual desktops and lets them make better use of existing hardware.

  • November 30, 2016 30 Nov'16

    Amazon cloud desktops get browser support with WorkSpaces Web Access

    Users can access their cloud desktops and applications from any PC through a browser with the new Web Access feature in Amazon WorkSpaces, the company's DaaS platform.

  • November 07, 2016 07 Nov'16

    PCoIP performance problems push IT toward VMware Blast Extreme

    VDI shops looking for better virtual desktop performance and graphics rendering want to test out Blast Extreme in Horizon 7 after encountering issues with PCoIP.

  • October 24, 2016 24 Oct'16

    Businesses eye VDI security to fight cyberattacks

    The rise of data breaches puts security as a top priority in businesses, and VDI is a layer that can help IT minimize the number of vulnerable endpoints.

  • September 22, 2016 22 Sep'16

    User environment management market heats up

    User environment management is a key part of controlling users' virtual desktop profiles and settings. To catch up with the likes of VMware and LANDesk, Citrix made its own UEM acquisition this month.

  • July 12, 2016 12 Jul'16

    Digital workspaces embody end-user computing evolution

    Applications and data used to all live on Windows desktops, but today's users access many of their resources elsewhere. Workspaces might be the best way for IT to regain central management.

  • May 27, 2016 27 May'16

    IT must make the case for VDI ROI

    IT pros at Citrix Synergy 2016 talk about the challenges they've run into with desktop and application virtualization. At the top of the list: calculating whether VDI will provide a big enough return on investment.

  • May 25, 2016 25 May'16

    IT not yet buying into workspace management suites

    Workspace delivery and management suites have started cropping up, but IT customers don't see the benefits of locking into one vendor for their entire desktop and app delivery just yet.