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  • Self-Help Resources for VMware End-User Computing

    By Gina Daly, Technical Writer for Technical Marketing, End-User Computing, VMware Are you making the most of the available online resources to find information about VMware End-User Computing products? Knowledge is power, as they say, and we are committed...
    VMware End User Computing on November 20, 2014 : 0 comments , 0 views
  • Did VDI grow up, or did our expectations come down?

    We've been writing a lot in the past year or so about how VDI has started to turn the corner and people are actually starting to use it in a big way now. But I have to wonder—is this because VDI actually got better, or is it because our once-lofty...
    Brian Madden on November 20, 2014 : 0 comments , 953 views
  • News of 19 November 2014

    RD Gateway with Azure Multifactor, Impact of Folder Redirection, RD Gateway on Azure fixed and RDCMan 2.7 released. Read more... Read More...
    Wilco van Bragt on November 19, 2014 : 0 comments , 40 views
  • Rogue departments are buying cloud services outside of IT? I guess they can do FUIT, too.

    When we talk about cloud service adoption in general (DaaS, SaaS, etc…), the overwhelming majority of arguments against such solutions has to do with corporate policy or trust issues rather than technical problems (not that those don’t exist...
    Gabe Knuth on November 19, 2014 : 0 comments , 1,085 views
  • Microsoft Azure Desktop Hosting: RD Gateway Farm Deployment Guidance Updated To Support Azure Load Balancer Client IP Affinity

    Hello everyone, this is Clark Nicholson from the Remote Desktop team. I am writing today to let you know that the Azure Load Balancer now supports client IP affinity which resolves the previous incompatibility with the RD Gateway role service. You can...
    Terminal Services Team Blog on November 18, 2014 : 0 comments , 55 views
  • BlackBerry has come a long way in the past year, but is it enough to attract EMM customers who don’t use BlackBerry devices?

    Last week in San Francisco, BlackBerry hosted an event to mark the arrival of BES12 and map more of their enterprise plans. There’s no doubt that a lot has changed at BlackBerry in the last year. They’re going in a unique direction with their...
    Jack Madden on November 18, 2014 : 0 comments , 2,342 views
  • News of 17 November 2014

    XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x Operations/Monitoring, App-V 5 with SSL/HTTPS and .Net Performance with App-V Read more... Read More...
    Wilco van Bragt on November 17, 2014 : 0 comments , 43 views
  • 20,000 XenApp users per rack at less than 1 watt per user? Awes.

    Last Friday I wrote an article about the HP Moonshot (a modern day blade-like system) and why I like it for VDI. In one of the follow up conversations from that article, Gabe said to me, "Man, did you see that Citrix is doing XenApp bare metal on the...
    Brian Madden on November 17, 2014 : 4 comments , 3,612 views
  • HP's Moonshot: a modern day blade that removes the sizing risk of VDI?

    Last week I briefly mentioned HP's Moonshot product in an article I did about VDI storage . After reading that article, Jack asked some questions and pointed out that we hadn't actually written a proper article on Moonshot, so that's what I'm doing today...
    Brian Madden on November 14, 2014 : 2 comments , 3,171 views
  • When Every Second Counts, Count on VMware

    by Geoffrey Murase, Solutions Marketing, End-User Computing I recently visited Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue (TVFR) near Portland, Oregon to film a video case study documenting the innovative ways they’re using VMware desktop virtualization technology...
    VMware End User Computing on November 13, 2014 : 0 comments , 75 views
  • Is "Data Separation" better than "Dual Persona?"

    One of the main objectives of enterprise mobility management technology is to keep corporate data from leaking into users' personal apps. A few years ago a lot of people (including myself) were calling this "Dual Persona." The problem is that dual persona...
    Jack Madden on November 13, 2014 : 0 comments , 1,574 views
  • Visualizing the Impact of Folder Redirection – Start Menu Search

    This is the third in a series of articles on folder redirection by Aaron Parker, Helge Klein and Shawn Bass. Part one: How Folder Redirection Impacts UX & Breaks Applications Part two: Visualizing the Impact of Folder Redirection – Logon and Application...
    Helge Klein on November 12, 2014 : 0 comments , 64 views
  • News of 12 November 2014

    Optimizing Citrix Receiver and XD7.6 Connection Leasing Design Considerations Read more... Read More...
    Wilco van Bragt on November 12, 2014 : 0 comments , 51 views
  • Azure RemoteApp now available in Microsoft Remote Desktop Preview V8.1.6 update for Windows Phone 8.1

    My name is David Bélanger, and I work in the Remote Desktop team. The latest update (v. 8.1.6) for the Microsoft Remote Desktop Preview app for Windows Phone 8.1 brings our first enterprise focused feature by adding support for Azure RemoteApp , a new...
    Terminal Services Team Blog on November 12, 2014 : 0 comments , 71 views
  • VMware is going to do Linux VDI too. So what if it’s a niche of a niche, people need it.

    A flare-up on twitter yesterday around Linux and VDI between AppDetective ( @AppDetective ) and Mark Lockwood ( @_mlockwood ) got me thinking a little bit more about the idea. Their conversation started because VMware recently announced that they will...
    Gabe Knuth on November 12, 2014 : 10 comments , 4,981 views
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