Tag / Desktop Virtualization

  • Migrating to Windows 7 is something many companies will face the next couple of years. Using desktop virtualization or VDI in the process is something a lot of those companies consider (read Ruben Spruijt’s article about the different types of dekstop virtualization and the role of Windows 7). In this article I would like to point out a couple of challenges […]

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  • November 23, 2009 - Matthijs Haverink

    Introduction to Citrix XenDesktop 4 [BlogBattle]

    Citrix last week released their Virtual Desktop product named Citrix XenDesktop 4. For Citrix it is the 3rd (have you ever seen 1.0 ?) generation of their VDI product. As part of the VDI Blog Battle. I’ll be using this post to update you on the architecture and basic info concerning Citrix XenDesktop 4. What is Citrix […]

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  • November 21, 2009 - Sven Huisman

    VMware View 4 available for download!

    Yes, finally we can all find out ourselves if PCoIP is really as good as they say: View 4 is available for download! Here is all the information you need to get you started: First, you need to upgrade your Virtual environment to one of the following: VMware vSphere 4 Update 1. Update 1 is […]

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  • November 16, 2009 - Sven Huisman

    Introduction to Vmware View 4

    This week VMware will release VMware View 4, “the industry’s first purpose built solution for delivering desktops as a managed service” as VMware calls it. I don’t know about that, but at least this release is a step in the right direction. The 2 big improvements View 4 brings are the new display protocol PCoIP […]

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  • November 9, 2009 - Sven Huisman

    VMware View 4 announced!

    VMware announces VMware View 4 on the new VMware website: “VMware View 4 is the industry’s first purpose built solution for delivering desktops as a managed service. Transform desktop management into a simplified and automated process, reduce the total cost of desktop ownership by 50%, provide end users a consistent high performance desktop experience and […]

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