VMware Horizon News
July 17, 2017
Organizations don't want to go through the headache of involving multiple vendors in their VDI environment, so vendors aim to mitigate this and other negative aspects of VDI.
June 02, 2017
The Citrix vs. VMware rivalry is expanding into analytics. VMware's CTO of end-user computing says analytics will help IT better secure applications and data.
May 19, 2017
VMware bolstered its partnership with Microsoft this week by adding support for Azure to Horizon Cloud. Organizations that want to manage both cloud and on-premises desktops now have a plethora of options.
February 13, 2017
VDI versus DaaS is no longer a one-or-the-other choice. VMware Horizon Cloud lets businesses manage on-premises VDI and cloud-hosted desktops from one control plane.
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VMware added support for Linux VDI in Horizon View 6.1. It still has some work to do to match the functionality of Windows desktop virtualization. Continue Reading
For all the security and management benefits of delivering applications rather than full virtual desktops, it can often cause too much app isolation. FlexApp tries to find a balance between IT's competing interests. Continue Reading
The new VMware Horizon 7 features include for forking virtual machines, establishing protocols and creating desktop pools. Continue Reading
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VMware's built-in VDI monitoring tool, vRealize Operations for Horizon, can help IT pros gather performance and usage data in VMware and Citrix VDI deployments. 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
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When it comes to VDI, IT must be ready to troubleshoot common problems associated with virtual desktop performance, back-end infrastructure, product platforms and persona management. Continue Reading
When it comes to USB device redirection, IT administrators must pay close attention to network bandwidth, latency and reliability issues. Continue Reading
Microsoft App-V, Citrix XenApp and VMware ThinApp are among the most tried and tested platforms for virtualizing and publishing apps. Discover the ins and outs of each product to see how they compare to each other. Continue Reading
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What do you need to do if you are already certified and want to update your qualifications in light of the recent changes by VMware? 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
VMware Horizon Suite is the virtualization company's response to IT's needs in handling the numerous ways end users want to work. Continue Reading