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By Craig Kilborn Evaluate Mar 16, 2015

What a desktop assessment can do for you

Is every physical desktop a candidate for virtualization? A desktop assessment can help make this determination before a major VDI investment is made. Continue Reading


By Todd Knapp ,Ryan McLaughlin Evaluate Mar 12, 2015

VDI plants the seeds for desktops in the cloud

VDI may never see adoption rates over 20% because it takes a lot of upfront investment and on-site expertise. That adds up to big bucks, for many companies. But DaaS offloads the hardware and skills-based ... Continue Reading


Dec 18, 2014


Evaluate Feb 06, 2015

Sysinternals still essential for desktop troubleshooting

Despite a lack of Windows 8-specific utilities in the free Sysinternals suite, there are still many tools that every IT pro who works with Microsoft endpoints should know. We examine examples of useful tools, ... Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Get Started Feb 03, 2015

Test and verify a remote desktop update

Once you've successfully migrated Remote Desktop Services, it's time to test the upgrade and make sure it works properly. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Get Started Feb 02, 2015

Perform a remote desktop update in stages

Taking a staged approach to a Windows Server 2012 R2 RDS migration offers the best results and can minimize downtime for end users. Continue Reading


By Stephen J. Bigelow Get Started Jan 30, 2015

Staging a Remote Desktop Services upgrade

Documenting configuration data and performing a complete backup of the RDS source server is crucial for avoiding issues. Do you know the requirements? Continue Reading


By Todd Knapp Get Started Mar 27, 2015

Right and wrong ways to implement cloud-based desktops

If your DaaS deployment has a direct connection with the provider, you could have some of the same issues a branch would. But if you need to scale or breakdown siloes quickly, cloud-based desktops could be right ... Continue Reading


Sponsored Mar 18, 2015

Survey: Virtualization Leads the Way for 2015 Desktop Initiatives

Desktop virtualization technology is improving fast, and IT is taking notice. Learn how new developments get you better security with lower TCO, all while enabling mobility. Continue Reading