VMware desktop software and desktop virtualization News
September 08, 2015
According to VMware's GM for EUC, Project Enzo isn't playing catch-up to Citrix Workspace Cloud. He also weighs in on BlackBerry's Good Technology deal.
August 26, 2015
Citrix and VMware's game of leapfrog continues, this time with "workspace" platforms that put end-user computing management in the cloud.
September 03, 2014
IT admins who want to provide data and app access to users have a new option in VMware Workspace Suite. But not everyone's ready to take the plunge.
May 07, 2014
VMware might have to rely on another vendor to improve View's Unity Touch feature, which gives virtualized Windows a more mobile-friendly interface.
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VMware App Volumes (formerly CloudVolumes) is layering software that puts applications into compartments for easier deployment in a virtual desktop infrastructure environment. Continue Reading
VMware has made big strides to compete with Citrix in application and desktop virtualization, but there are key areas where Citrix still holds an edge. Continue Reading
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Cloud-based management platforms could make it faster and easier for admins to deploy and manage virtual desktops, apps and files. It's easy to see why Citrix and VMware are both getting in on the game. Continue Reading
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In addition to server virtualization software, VMware also offers three Type 2 hypervisors that eliminate the necessity for additional hardware while satisfying different technical or administrative needs. Continue Reading
While VMware has progressed in its efforts to make the vSphere platform more OS neutral, there is still some work that needs to be done to assist administrators who prefer to use a Mac. Continue Reading
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VMware offers three hypervisors that run on top of your existing operating system. Do you know the differences between them? Continue Reading
VMware's new end-user computing platform Horizon 6 has several new features, which may close the distance with perennial leader Citrix. Continue Reading
To improve the end user experience, a Horizon View administrator can execute a number of OS tweaks to optimize the virtual desktop. Continue Reading