VMware virtual desktop software News
September 02, 2015
VMware's EUC GM Sanjay Poonen believes matching Citrix feature-for-feature isn't as important as having a long-term vision for IT organizations.
July 20, 2015
Free Windows 10 upgrades may prompt users to move before IT is ready. VDI and other strategies can prevent app compatibility issues and helpdesk calls.
March 13, 2015
A year after its release, VMware shores up Horizon 6 with RDSH capabilities, GPU virtualization and Linux support to chip away at Citrix's EUC supremacy.
February 03, 2015
VMware's Harry Labana discusses plans to tie Immidio to App Volumes and vRealize for workspace management across physical, virtual and cloud desktops.
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Delivering a full desktop can be excessive if users only need access to a few legacy applications. VMware Horizon View 6 allows IT to publish individual apps through an RDSH farm. Continue Reading
EVO:RAIL and EVO:RACK mark VMware’s entrance into the hyper-converged infrastructure market. The question now is whether or not either can separate from the competition. Also, what does this mean for VDI shops? Continue Reading
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With VMworld 2015 right around the corner, VMware will likely display its latest innovations in desktop virtualization. Look for Project Enzo to steal some of the buzz away from Citrix's Workspace Cloud offering. Continue Reading
VMware's Workspace Portal offers users a one stop shop to access hosted, virtual, Web and published applications. If you integrate it with View, they can access virtual desktops, too. Here's how. Continue Reading
Version 6.1 of VMware's Horizon 6 has a very small name change, but big improvements to the product, including vGPU support for Nvidia GRID and single-user RDSH. Continue Reading
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We've been able to remove 70% of the desktops from our classrooms and onto VDI, but the VM management console should be improved.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: The most valuable feature is virtual machine provisioning. • Improvements to My Organization: We used to have desktops in...Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: The central administration and deployment of desktops and apps. XenDesktop gives a full desktop experience i.e. the user gets...Continue Reading
It provides employees using many devices with portability but not for Linux desktops which should be included.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: Features like LinkedClone, Desktop Pool with many delivery options and one single pane of glass to rule all desktop...Continue Reading
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Best practices are supposed to stop admins from making major missteps, but these 10 oft-repeated tidbits are just bad advice. Continue Reading
VMware vDGA lets you link a whole GPU to a virtual desktop, but you can only support eight VMs per ESXi host that way. Continue Reading
You don't have to choose between bad performance and dropping major coin on dedicated GPUs for each VM. VMware's vSGA lets VMs share GPUs so you can improve graphics without breaking the bank. Continue Reading
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VMware GPU virtualization options Soft 3D, vSGA and vDGA have different uses and benefits, but they all help companies reap performance rewards. Continue Reading
VMware View's storage features, ease of use and manageability help it stand out against other VDI software candidates. Continue Reading
Graphics-intensive apps sure are hungry, but you can keep them satiated with virtual GPU features from the major desktop virtualization vendors. Continue Reading