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  • vWorkspace 8.5 Performance Benchmark

    The inception of Wyse vWorkspace began in the early 2000’s with the development of management and optimization tools such as the Universal Printer and Automated Task Management. These tools, and others, were used to optimize and streamline Server...
    The Official Quest Software Desktop Virtualization Group Blog on December 19, 2014 : 0 comments , 48 views
  • Enhanced Windows Media Redirection in VMware Horizon with View

    By Tony Huynh, Product Line Manager, End-User Computing, VMware It has been a great year for the VMware Horizon team, and we are closing out the year strong! You may have seen the recent blog post announcing the Horizon 6.0.2 with View release and the...
    VMware End User Computing on December 19, 2014 : 0 comments , 49 views
  • Was 2014 "The Year of DaaS?"

    Late last year, I wrote that 2014 would be "The Year of DaaS ," and ever since then no matter which conference I attend I'm reminded of that statement. People ask if I still believe that, and my answer is always "Yes!" We're no strangers to the sweeping...
    Gabe Knuth on December 19, 2014 : 0 comments , 1,462 views
  • Datadog: SaaS Monitoring Service for IT, Operations and Development Podcast with Matt Williams - December 18, 2014 - Episode 227

    In episode 227, Douglas Brown interviews Matt Williams, DevOps Evangelist at Datadog. Matt and Douglas discuss Datadog’s SaaS based monitoring service for IT, Operations and Development teams who write and run... Visit for more Virtualization...
    Douglas Brown - Radio on December 17, 2014 : 0 comments , 44 views
  • VMware Horizon FLEX and View Local Mode: Similar Features, But Definitely Not the Same

    By Gina Daly, Technical Writer for Technical Marketing, End-User Computing, VMware VMware View Client with Local Mode has been removed from Horizon 6 with View. But did you know that VMware Horizon FLEX offers a similar offline desktop solution? In this...
    VMware End User Computing on December 17, 2014 : 0 comments , 58 views
  • Reboot Script for XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x (for 24x7 environments)

    Some years ago I already published a reboot script for XenApp 6.5 . Also Citrix did a good job to make the reboot possibilities within the Citrix policies more flexible and robust. The only real disadvantage is the possibility to disable the logon possibilities...
    Wilco van Bragt on December 17, 2014 : 0 comments , 70 views
  • VDI is the answer for people who have to do *something* but don't know what that something is

    VDI is the future! VDI could be the future? VDI might be the future? Is VDI the future? "Hey! We need to do something to future proof our enterprise. Cloud. BYO-something. Compliance. Desktops are dead. Consumerization. New employees. ROI! Tablets......
    Brian Madden on December 17, 2014 : 12 comments , 2,476 views
  • VMware Development Labs Sneak Peek: Serial Redirection in Horizon with View

    By Peter Brown, Senior R&D Manager, VMware, London, UK With this blog, we introduce a new series of occasional End-User-Computing blogs called Sneak Peeks, where we discuss features and functionality we are working on. This gives us a chance to share...
    VMware End User Computing on December 16, 2014 : 0 comments , 125 views
  • What’s New in uberAgent 2.1

    In version 2.1 uberAgent collects detailed ICA, PCoIP and RDP remoting client properties. Yes, that is right, we have added support for VMware Horizon View to our user experience and application performance monitoring product. Read on for more goodness...
    Helge Klein on December 16, 2014 : 0 comments , 138 views
  • News of 16 December 2014

    Receiver Desktop Lock Review and AppVolumes with XenDesktop introduction. Read more... Read More...
    Wilco van Bragt on December 16, 2014 : 0 comments , 54 views
  • VMware Fusion 7 Wins Editor’s Choice Award!

    By Nannette Vilushis, Senior Product Marketing Manager, End-User Computing, VMware Although Christmas doesn’t arrive for another two weeks, the VMware Fusion team received an early holiday delight from – an Editors’ Choice award for VMware Fusion...
    VMware End User Computing on December 16, 2014 : 0 comments , 79 views
  • Google has made Android Work beta trials available through EMM partners

    Android Lollipop has been out for over a month, but when it comes to Android Work, both Google and third-party enterprise mobility management vendors have been pretty quiet. In other words, we’re still waiting. However, apparently there’s...
    Jack Madden on December 16, 2014 : 1 comments , 4,008 views
  • hopTo: Mobile Productivity Done Right Podcast with Eldad Eilam and Robin Brandl - December 16, 2014 - Episode 226

    In episode 226, Douglas Brown interviews Eldad Eilam, President & CEO and Robin Brandl, Vice President of Products at hopTo. Eldad, Robin and Douglas discuss hopTo’s mobile workforce productivity solution.... Visit for more Virtualization...
    Douglas Brown - Radio on December 15, 2014 : 0 comments , 42 views
  • If HP's revolutionary "machine" really shrinks a datacenter to the size of a refrigerator, what will it mean for us?

    You've probably read about the HP Labs research project called " The Machine "—which HP says will use "electrons for computation, photons for communication, and ions for storage." This is one of those things that we hear about every so often that...
    Brian Madden on December 15, 2014 : 6 comments , 3,661 views
  • Attention UK Mac Users - keyboard mapping

    Hello Guys and Girls, I was talking to a customer the other day about Macs and he mentioned that one of his bugbears was not being able to use his mac keyboard properly. For example, The \ key is obviously very helpful when connecting to a share \\server...
    The Official Quest Software Desktop Virtualization Group Blog on December 12, 2014 : 0 comments , 76 views
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