This Week’s Top EUC News Will Blow Your Mind
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“Microsoft Azure users now have access to genuine desktop as a service solution.”
That’s SiliconANGLE on our huge news this week: We’re delivering VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure. By connecting Azure to the Horizon Cloud control plane, our joint customers are empowered with more flexibility to deliver virtual desktops and apps. Get the FAQs here.
“Our customers have their preference of public cloud offerings and should be able to choose the industry leader in desktop and app virtualization regardless of that cloud preference.”
—Dave Grant, VP of Product Marketing for VMware End-User Computing, at VMware Radius
Plus, using Horizon Cloud with on-premises infrastructure? Here’s what’s new for you.
The digital workspace just upped its IQ.
VMware also announced the acquisition of Apteligent this week and the integration of the mobile app intelligence solution into our digital workspace platform. Read the juicy details here.
“The Apteligent platform enables both mobile app developers and IT organizations to analyze mobile application performance in real time, enabling them to understand user behavior to address the issues that matter the most—and directly impact business and revenue.”
—Sumit Dhawan, VMware EUC SVP & GM of Desktop Products & Solutions
Forget stereotypes. We’re all Generation Digital.
Millennials aren’t the only generation demanding mobile technology at work. Employees of all ages recently said mobile tech makes them more productive (60%), more creative (45%) and more satisfied at work (53%). Read more in this new VMware Radius series.
It’s a “privilege” to meet you, VMware User Environment Manager 9.2.
User Environment Manager (UEM) essentially separates a user’s personality from the underlying Windows machine, said Andy Morris, virtualizing their preferences. Version 9.2 offers a cool new trick: User privilege elevation. Here’s what it does.
And IT lived happily ever after.
User satisfaction is up, and costs are down at Memorial Healthcare after the hospital deployed VMware NSX, VMware AirWatch and Horizon. Hear their digital clinical workspace story.
“I don’t think there’s much within our infrastructure that VMware hasn’t enabled.”
—Thomas Kurtz, Ph. D, VP of Information Services & CIO for Memorial Healthcare
- Citrix Synergy, May 23–25 in Orlando (VMware booth 309)
- VMware SociaLabs—Horizon 7 & AirWatch, May 23 (San Diego), June 6 (Reston) & June 20 (Halifax)
- Boston Summer VMUG UserCon, June 1
- Unlocking Mobility with Derived Credentials & AirWatch, June 23 online
- VMworld 2017, Aug. 27–31 in Vegas