Cloud hosted virtual desktop and application strategy

  • March 09, 2012 09 Mar'12

    Microsoft clarifies cloud-hosted desktop licensing, stings OnLive

    Microsoft illuminated Windows licensing rules for cloud-hosted virtual desktops, putting OnLive's free Windows app for iPad in the crosshairs.

  • August 05, 2011 05 Aug'11

    Hosted application stores help IT pros wrangle cloud apps

    New application delivery platforms aggregate SaaS apps and give IT a way to control how end users access cloud-based apps. Here are three to consider.

  • April 07, 2011 07 Apr'11

    How Mozy fits into VMware's VDI and cloud strategy

    VMware's acquisition of the Mozy cloud-based desktop backup platform makes little sense for its server business but perfect sense for its desktop and cloud strategies.

  • November 22, 2010 22 Nov'10

    Cloud-based virtual desktops can cut costs, complexity

    Cloud-based virtual desktops from Kaviza, Desktone and others have some benefits, but not everyone is convinced that this approach trumps on-premise models.

  • October 28, 2009 28 Oct'09

    What is a desktop cloud?

    Although there's no consensus on how to define "cloud desktop," find out how different people think of clouds and desktops and how that affects their perspective on virtualization.