Zero clients are similar to thin clients in their purpose -- accessing a desktop in a data center -- but zero clients require a lot less configuration.
Zero clients tend to be... Tip | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Desktop as a Service providers say their offerings are a cheap and easy way to implement virtual desktops, but if you put DaaS vs. VDI head to head, who really comes out on top? News | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
A new app remoting feature in Horizon 6 makes the Citrix vs. VMware fight even tighter, which is good news for server-based computing customers. Column | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
To improve virtual desktop performance, should you use protocol offload or GPU offload? It doesn't take a game of rock paper scissors to decide. In fact, you don't have to decide at all -- you can use both kinds of hardware acceleration if you... Tip | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
The transition from physical to virtual desktops can disrupt patch management, so it is important to revisit your patch management strategies when you deploy VDI.
The first consideration involves how you've configured your virtual... Tip | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Though Amazon's cost savings claims appear inflated, DaaS can eliminate much of the infrastructure cost associated with building VDI -- especially storage costs.
"Some companies say 'The heck with VDI' and move to DaaS because their... News | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Theoretically, the benefits of deploying a single image to all your VDI users include convenience, ease of management and fewer storage requirements. In practice, however, there are some caveats around single image management you should be aware... FAQ | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Application virtualization lets IT administrators deliver apps directly to PCs and mobile devices through remote access technology. But what is a virtual application and how does it work?
Organizations that want to give users access to... Tip | SearchVirtualDesktop.com
Virtualized GPUs have extended VDI's appeal by delivering high-end graphics to remote users, and broader ecosystem support will soon make the technology accessible to more IT shops.