Desktop Virtualization


VMware Acquires Desktone

VMware shores up Horizon suite solutions by buying desktop-as-a-service company.

'VDI Is Just RDS for Idiots'

The headline of our column isn't our quote, but it certainly caused us to fire a few Cheerios out of our noses when reading it one morning.

From Pilot to Production: 3 VDI Success Tips

VDI failures happen, but it doesn't have to happen to you. Here are three tips for success.

Ready or Not, the VM Era Is Over

The era of the VM is over, and IT is woefully unprepared for what comes next.

The Essential VMware

To get your virtualization project off the ground, all you need to know about VMware are its core products. Here's an overview.

Citrix Closes Mobility Management Gap with XenMobile

Citrix melds mobile application management technology from recent ZenPrise acquisition into new offering.

VMware Debuts Horizon WorkSpace, Updates to Horizon Suite

VMware announced updates to its Horizon Suite, including a mobile component that provides for enterprise-grade device management.

Storage Advances Help Make VDI Reality

New innovations like automated tiered storage, thin provisioning, continuous snapshots and remote replication has companies reconsidering VDI.

Windows 8: A Big Boost to VDI?

With Windows 8 on the horizon, the possibilities for virtual desktop infrastructure are becoming more attractive.

Revved Up Microsoft Virtualization Tools Now Available

User Experience Virtualization 1.0 and Application Virtualization 5.0 now available through MDOP 2012. Also, second service pack for App-V 4.6.

When to Use Offline VDI

Desktop virtualization isn't an online-only strategy. Here's what is involved in taking users offline as well.

Dell Serves Up Virtualization-Ready Windows Server 2012 Line

Dell on Tuesday unfurled its Windows Server 2012 product line and described its virtualization support efforts.

View 5.1 Ups the Ante

VMware View 5.1 offers a multitude of new features that enhance the virtual desktop infrastructure user experience.

How to Mass Storage vMotion

The best thing about storage vMotion? Migrating VMs whether powered off, or on.

The Virtual Networking Prophet -- An Interview with Martin Casado of Nicira

Living proof that Casado and Nicira are doing some great things in the network virtualization arena.