- September 15, 2009
Licensing for desktop virtualization is still a problem for IT shops, especially when Microsoft products are involved.
- September 09, 2009
IT shops that upgrade to Windows Server 2008 R2 will get a bonus from Microsoft. The software vendor will include its application streaming technology in the license for free.
- September 09, 2009
Virtual desktops promise to ease management woes but IT managers say they are still vexed by licensing issues, infrastructure needs and sundry hardware and software costs.
- September 02, 2009
VMware denied IT managers a chance to compare VMware products against those of Microsoft and Citrix at VMworld.
- August 31, 2009
Citrix HDX 3D for XenDesktop takes on one of the biggest obstacles for IT managers considering desktop virtualization deployment -- high-end graphics performance.
- August 28, 2009
Wyse Technology's new iPhone app PocketCloud enables IT administrators to access virtual desktops remotely through an Apple iPhone; and more.
- August 19, 2009
Microsoft's VDI suite is a collection of random products, most of which were not initially invented for VDI and somewhat complex to pull together into a cohesive solution.
- August 12, 2009
Desktop managers and server virtualization managers bring a different world view to the job of virtualizing desktops.
- August 05, 2009
If you're new to desktop virtualization, check out free demo videos of 27 vendors from this year's BriForum conference.
- July 29, 2009
By introducing too many desktop virtualization technologies you may end up creating more problems than you solve.
- July 22, 2009
IT shops want more efficient ways to deliver apps and manage end points. There are some promising technologies, but it's still early days and there is no clear vision on how to get the job done.
- July 21, 2009
Does Microsoft want enterprises to roll out new VDI Licenses or Remote Desktop Services?
- July 15, 2009
Microsoft and Citrix make are joining forces that pit their core technologies against VMware.
- July 08, 2009
User personalization is crucial for end user acceptance. Columnist Brian Madden warns against taking someone's "real" desktop without giving them back something easy to use.
- July 01, 2009
There are two ways to run a virtual machine directly on a client device. Columnist Brian Madden sorts out how they might fit into each enterprise.