Posts Tagged ‘Citrix’

Microsoft’s Desktop Virtualization: Windows Virtual Desktop is here

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

A multi-session win 10 desktop Virtualization experience for users has been around for a while with Windows Virtual Desktop. In addition to this, Windows Virtual Desktop provides simplified management, optimizations for Office 365 Pro Plus and also supports Windows Server Remote Desktop Services (RDS) desktops. The introduction of Windows Virtual Desktop from Microsoft has lessened the burden of deployment and scaling of Windows desktops and apps on Azure. It’s your personal cloud desktop.

Microsoft’s developers have worked over and made significant changes to virtual desktop infrastructure and the initial architecture of desktop Virtualization to provide a smooth deployment and management experience to IT pros. This also simplifies app delivery since it uplifts the permanent installation requirement of MSIX packaged apps and allows them to be dynamically “attached” to a virtual machine. It makes things faster, gives fewer burdens to the storage and provides the admin a smoother management and updating experience.

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Good News for CSPs: Microsoft has announced the public preview of Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) and it’s just awesome as expected

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

For all the CSPs out there: Here’s good news. Microsoft has announced a public preview of its Windows Virtual Desktop which features cross-devices multi-session windows 10 along with Office 365 ProPlus virtual desktop experience. Now Cloud Service Providers can extend their services and offer the benefits of Desktop as a service to their clients. Not only Windows Virtual Desktop offers a simplified experience for management, but also supports Windows Server Remote Desktop Services (RDS) desktops and apps. An Active Azure subscription is all you require to get your hands on this preview. Sounds interesting? We have more for you. Businesses can run multiple windows 10 sessions over a single virtual machine.

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