BriForum 2011 Chicago

BriForum 2011 Chicago

Date: Jul 20, 2011

If you didn't make it to BriForum 2011 in Chicago this week, check out this video from the show floor with VDI expert and BriForum creator Brian Madden, who talks with industry analyst Gabe Knuth about what's happening there.

They also discuss desktop virtualization trends, such as cloud hosted virtual desktops, client hypervisors, Windows virtual desktops and some impressive desktop virtualization products. They also highlight some of the technical sessions being presented at the conference and Madden shows off the coolest vendor schwag.

More on Virtual desktop software and vendors

  • canderson

    Quick recap: BriForum 2012 taps into mobile topics

    VIDEO - Gabe Knuth has the juicy details from BriForum 2012 Chicago, including desktop virtualization and the new kid on the block, the consumerization of IT.
  • canderson

    Brian Madden and Gabe Knuth's 2010 year in review

    VIDEO - A lot of people predicted that 2010 would be a big year for desktop virtualization. Independent experts Brian Madden and Gabe Knuth review the hits and misses in the year's trends.
  • Tips for negotiating a contract with VDI vendors

    Answer - How do you arrange the ideal VDI contract? Shop around and pit vendors against each other; never pay full price; and if all else fails, convince the vendor to throw in products or services for free.
  • New CTO pins desktop future on Citrix Workspace Services

    News - In his first interview as Citrix’s new CTO of desktop and apps, Gunnar Berger discusses the company’s roadmap and the importance of Citrix Workspace Services and mobility. Will these initiatives keep customers from moving to VMware?

    ( Aug 08, 2014 )

  • Dissecting XenDesktop, Horizon View VDI software

    Tip - If you're thinking about buying VDI software, you're probably looking at XenDesktop and Horizon View. Both products do pretty much the same thing, but with different hypervisors, protocols, storage and management tools.
  • VMware casts Horizon 6 bait to XenApp shops

    News - VMware Horizon 6 includes remote app publishing similar to XenApp, and the company launched an incentive program to seduce Citrix shops over to its side. The grass may not be greener in Palo Alto, however.

    ( Jul 23, 2014 )

  • What's in a name? 'Workspace' tools run the gamut

    Feature - There are a handful of products with names that are a riff on 'workspace.' VMware, Citrix, Amazon and smaller companies all have their hats in the ring, but not all workspace tools do the same thing. Some are for DaaS, but others are mobile-focused.

There are Comments. Add yours.

TIP: Want to include a code block in your comment? Use <pre> or <code> tags around the desired text. Ex: <code>insert code</code>

REGISTER or login:

Forgot Password?
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
Sort by: OldestNewest

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: