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  • Imagine subscribing to locally-hosted cloud desktops. On-premises DaaS could be a real thing! Here's how:

    Of all the downsides of challenges of DaaS that we wrote about in our book , the most common theme throughout was trust. Trust in the provider, trust in the platform, trusting something that isn’t in your walls, the list of trust issues goes on...
    Gabe Knuth on April 17, 2014 : 0 comments , 393 views
  • VMware Horizon 6, Virtual SAN and Atlantis ILIO: The Convergence of Desktop Virtualization and Software-Defined Storage

    Guest blog by Seth Knox, VP Products, Atlantis Computing With the release of VMware Horizon 6, VMware is delivering a unified platform for desktop and application virtualization that leverages the power and flexibility of the software-defined data center...
    VMware End User Computing on April 16, 2014 : 0 comments , 50 views
  • Error Connecting to C$: Device Attached to the System is not Functioning

    When I tried to connect to the administrative file share C$ on my wife’s computer I got the error A device attached to the system is not functioning. The other way round worked without a hitch, i.e. I could access my laptop’s C$ share from...
    Helge Klein on April 16, 2014 : 0 comments , 31 views
  • News of 16 April 2014

    Upcoming XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x enhancements, App-V User Group 2014 Videos and Microsoft successful in the cloud. Read more... Read More...
    Wilco van Bragt on April 16, 2014 : 0 comments , 29 views
  • Here’s everything you need to know about the new Windows Phone 8.1 MDM updates. (This time it’s *really* an enterprise phone!)

    Microsoft recently revealed Windows Phone 8.1 at Build 2014 in San Francisco. While a lot of people were excited about Cortana and universal Windows apps, naturally I was most excited to dig into all the mobile device management updates. The verdict?...
    Jack Madden on April 16, 2014 : 0 comments , 2,723 views
  • VMware Horizon and Trend Micro team up for secure, agile end-user computing

    Guest blog by David Silverberg, Global Alliances Director, Trend Micro In today’s high pressure, ultra-competitive business environment, organisations are demanding smarter, more mobile ways of working. Gone are the days of monolithic Windows desktop...
    VMware End User Computing on April 15, 2014 : 0 comments , 65 views
  • Horizon 6.0 – Introducing Virtual SAN Integration

    By Narasimha Krishnakumar, Director, Product Management, End-User Computing, VMware On behalf of everyone on the End-User Computing (EUC) team at VMware, I’m proud to bring you another exciting product announcement from EUC. View 5.3.1 was introduced...
    VMware End User Computing on April 15, 2014 : 0 comments , 64 views
  • Building VDI Solutions to Meet Heightened Customer Expectations

    Guest blog by Patric Chang, Sr. Director Global Alliances, Fusion-io In the new VDI world, customer expectations have progressed from robust, snappy virtual desktops to having ready access to corporate and personal applications, using multiple rich media...
    VMware End User Computing on April 15, 2014 : 0 comments , 69 views
  • Moka5 Suite 4.0 is out, now with WiFi controls in-guest, Mac malware detection, and way higher scalability

    Today, Moka5 is releasing version 4 of their suite, and while it’s not the huge splash we’ve grown accustomed to (us bloggers have been spoiled the last few months), it was good to get an update on what they’ve been doing. It’s...
    Gabe Knuth on April 15, 2014 : 0 comments , 1,342 views
  • News of 14 April 2014

    Top Citrix Common Risks and App-V Troubleshooting automation Read more... Read More...
    Wilco van Bragt on April 14, 2014 : 0 comments , 41 views
  • Microsoft Lync 2013 in View Windows 8.0 and 8.1 Desktops

    By Tony Huynh, Product Line Manager, End-User Computing, VMware It gives me great pleasure to announce that Horizon 6 with View will be adding support for Microsoft Lync 2013 VDI integration on Windows 8.0 and 8.1 desktops. In View 5.2, VMware added support...
    VMware End User Computing on April 14, 2014 : 0 comments , 90 views
  • Ushering the Software-Defined Workspace

    Guest blog by J. Tyler T. Rex Rohrer, Co-Founder, Liquidware Labs As traditional desktops continue to morph and become less dependent on hardware, the term “workspace” has been adopted to describe what people experience on their devices. Probably a more...
    VMware End User Computing on April 14, 2014 : 0 comments , 78 views
  • He's back! Doug Brown releases 350-page "How to" guide for Citrix BYOD products.

    Many of us first heard about Doug Brown ten years ago with his "Project-in-a-Box" and "Methodology-in-a-Box" documents where he basically walked us through how to design and set up a Citrix MetaFrame environment step-by-step from scratch. Since then Doug...
    Brian Madden on April 14, 2014 : 1 comments , 3,799 views
  • Horizon 6 on Pure Storage: More affordable, scalable and simpler than disk

    Guest blog by Vaughn Stewart, Chief Evangelist, Pure Storage It’s amazing to reflect on how quickly our mobile work experience has evolved in such a short period. Over the past half dozen years, the world has advanced from remote calendars and email to...
    VMware End User Computing on April 11, 2014 : 0 comments , 30 views
  • News of 11 April 2014

    Horizon 6 PA opinion articles and manage ESX Hosts with VMM 2012. Read more... Read More...
    Wilco van Bragt on April 11, 2014 : 0 comments , 110 views
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