- January 20, 2010
Microsoft requires Virtual Enterprise Centralized Desktop in addition to its base OS license. If you want to virtualize Windows desktops, be aware of VECD's uses and gotchas.
- January 13, 2010
Brian Madden predicts 2010 will be a calm year for desktop virtualization since technical challenges have been overcome, and all we need to do is implement it. But is he right?
- December 22, 2009
End users won't accept virtual desktops unless they can be personalized. Here's how two IT pros handled the problem.
- December 21, 2009
There are many companies that sell tools for virtual desktops. Citrix, VMware and Microsoft are not your only options.
- December 16, 2009
Virtual desktop infrastructures can include iPhones and Macs in addition to Windows systems. Learn about virtualization products that you can use if you're asked to support them.
- December 15, 2009
One IT director shares his experience installing VMware View 4 and offers some cost and time-saving tips.
- December 14, 2009
After a tough year, IT pundits are making predictions about spending in 2010.
- December 09, 2009
These five mistakes are guaranteed to anger your users and wreak havoc in your virtual desktop environment.
- December 02, 2009
As IT pros prepare for 2010, some basic virtual desktop skills are often overlooked. Get up to speed on three areas of knowledge for virtualizing Windows desktops.
- November 25, 2009
In the spirit of the holiday, gorge yourself on this virtual desktop infrastructure recipe. But you'll need to mix and match ingredients to suit your preferences.
- November 18, 2009
Even though client and server hypervisors are both classified as Type 1, they have different origins and needs. Learn why 2010 will be the year of bare-metal client hypervisors.
- November 18, 2009
Delivering IT services on demand will be the biggest, toughest and most painful transition of all, says Citrix's Mark Templeton.
- November 16, 2009
Citrix's Dazzle self-service interface for XenDesktop lets users choose the applications they need for online or offline use on any device without installing them locally.
- November 12, 2009
Among the big shots, which one gives the IT pro the most value in virtual desktop technology? Is it Citrix and XenDesktop or VMware View 4? See what the experts say.
- November 11, 2009
For the past year, VMware has been working on enhancing several virtual desktop features -- but only one of them was updated in View 4.