Adding virtual desktops to your environment can put a strain on the data center network. But never fear: You just need a VDI network management strategy that keeps bandwidth up and latency down.
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Snapshots of a desktop virtual machine are good for short-term convenience, but they're not a great tool for long-term desktop backup because they can accrue serious performance issues over time.
One of the big reasons administrators use... Tip | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Once you've bet your IT strategy on virtual desktops, availability and performance of those desktops become a priority.
If users cannot access their virtual desktop or performance is too slow to get their work done, the villagers will no... Tip | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The reasons that IT shops deploy thin clients have changed. While it used to be for cost savings, today's enterprises simply want easier endpoint management.
In a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), IT can... News | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Citrix VDI administrators will finally get the unified XenDesktop and XenApp management and deployment model that they have expected for years.
Details of XenDesktop 7, previously codenamed Excalibur, were released here... News | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Many desktop virtualization administrators will find that Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop Services is the best release to date, but there are a few frustrating things about the new version.
Microsoft's Remote Desktop Services (RDS) in... Tip | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Remote and virtual desktops run in the data center, giving network administrators full control over every aspect of the computing environment, except for one -- local peripherals.
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LAS VEGAS -- The rise of smartphones and tablets has businesses and IT departments reexamining their desktop and application delivery strategies beyond VDI.