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January 30, 2018
The Access Innovation Awards highlight two creative and successful end-user computing projects. One of these IT initiatives dove headfirst into cloud with a migration of physical and virtual desktops to desktop as a service, all while monitoring ...
June 24, 2016
IT pros have run into several issues regarding App Volumes 3.0, saying it was rushed to market. And VMware's approach to different versions has only increased confusion.
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.
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VMware vCenter Server is the centralized monitoring and resource management software for VMware vSphere virtual infrastructure. Continue Reading
VMware User Environment Manager is software that IT professionals can use to configure and deploy employees' desktop computer settings. Continue Reading
VMware Workstation Pro is a 64-bit hosted hypervisor intended to implement virtualization on Microsoft Windows and Linux endpoint computers, such as desktop systems. Continue Reading
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Just months after the release of Horizon 7.1, VMware's back at it with version 7.2, and this release comes with capacity improvements and a new tool for support personnel. Continue Reading
The vSphere Web Client has long stood in the way of Linux administrators who wish to set up vCSA. Fortunately, vSphere versions 6.5 and later rectify this issue. Continue Reading
Licensing is a critical component of VDI. VMware offers two main licensing options with Horizon View; a per user model and a per concurrent connection model. Continue Reading
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Move between VMware Horizon View versions with a careful plan to avoid issues. You should break up the process by first upgrading your vCenter and ESXi servers and then upgrading VDI. Continue Reading
Use small-scale tests for a cheaper alternative to expensive, duplicate test environments, but be wary of limitations, such as hardware functionality and performance. Continue Reading
Using VMware Workstation to establish a testing environment for VMs is cheaper than consuming primary virtual resources, and it protects production hardware. Continue Reading
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With so many different files forms supported in virtualization, there is a lack of standardization. Administrators can mitigate that problem using OVF file format. Continue Reading
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