- May 05, 2009
At Synergy, Citrix announced Citrix Dazzle and Receiver, and also demoed XenClient, the bare metal client hypervisor code-named "Project Independence."
- May 01, 2009
By allowing virtualization of more Windows backend operations, RingCube hopes WVE 2.0 will woo IT shops into virtualizing more application types.
- April 28, 2009
When your desktop virtualization vendor says their solution saves you money, you have to figure out whether it's going to save on capital or operational expenses.
- April 22, 2009
Vendor spin aside, here are the real reasons we are talking about desktop virtualization today.
- April 15, 2009
Picking the right remote display protocol is an important part of every remote-hosted project, be it VDI or terminal server. Fortunately, there are many options.
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- April 08, 2009
This week, Brian Madden lays out the categories of desktop virtualization and their differing qualities, including VDI, Terminal Server and OS streaming.
- April 08, 2009
IT shops with MDOP can now receive the Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization technology, formerly known as Kidaro.
- April 02, 2009
Gartner cut the number of virtual desktops expected in 2009. When deployments accelerate, delayed early adopters will pick up where they left off.
- April 01, 2009
Brian Madden kicks off his first column, now a weekly occurrence, by discussing the difference between server virtualization and desktop virtualization.
- March 09, 2009
Growing interest in virtual desktops should translate into more enterprise installations starting in 2010, shows an ongoing study of IT managers.
- March 03, 2009
Integration with Active Directory, improvements to terminal emulation and better RDP round out the goods.
- February 24, 2009
IT managers will have a choice between VMware and Citrix when it comes to picking their Intel-supported client hypervisors.
- February 06, 2009
Hosted virtual desktops can consume storage capacity. New products and technologies have emerged that can dramatically cut storage requirements.
- February 04, 2009
Citrix adds HDX adaptive technology to bring a full PC experience to end users while offering IT managers a standard way to manage virtual machines.
- January 30, 2009
With the release of Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft will enhance the underlying protocols of Terminal Services and improve multimedia performance.