by Cedric Courteix, End-User Computing Technical Alliances Partner Architect, VMware
Our worldwide customers started using Chromebooks after VMware released the Horizon client for Chrome OS this past summer. After almost six months in their enterprise settings, we sent a survey to 92 early adopters. The results are in; our customers love the simplicity and performance of Horizon and Chrome.
What VMware Customers Say about Horizon & Chrome
The Horizon client for Chrome OS was made available this summer and updated post-VMWorld 2015. Horizon Client now runs on Chrome OS devices –Chromebook, Chromebase, Chromebox– and leverages Android Runtime Client for Chrome (ARC).
In short, the client uses PCoIP remote display protocol to establish desktop and applications sessions. Here is a list of what the client supports:
I personally invite you join our Chrome OS community pages.
Finally, I want to thank all of the early access participants who provided us with their feedback. We look forward to your continued contributions and input!