VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure: Scaling for Remote Work
Aug13

VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure: Scaling for Remote Work

It’s been 5 months since support for the features of Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop in Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure became Generally Available after months of collaboration and more than three years since VMware released its initial support for Horizon Cloud on Azure. For VMware, this marked an important milestone in our ongoing partnership with Microsoft that allows us to deliver incredible value to our customers with...

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The Evolution of VMware Horizon for Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Deployments of Virtual Desktops and Applications
Aug11

The Evolution of VMware Horizon for Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Deployments of Virtual Desktops and Applications

Today we announced the general availability of the latest major update to VMware Horizon with Horizon 8. Current events have accelerated the deployment and consumption of virtual desktops and applications across many industries adapting to remote work requirements. For example, some of our largest customers have over 200K users working from home on VMware Horizon, seamlessly accessing their desktops and applications on...

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5 Strategies for Return-to-Office
Aug10

5 Strategies for Return-to-Office

For the past few months, business leaders have worked swiftly to navigate the shifting work landscape. Many employees switched up their daily commute to the office for a much shorter commute to their kitchen tables. Now, as regions around the globe begin reopening and relaxing stay-at-home orders, organizations are contemplating and rethinking their strategies for returning to the physical office. As we look to empower employees and...

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Horizon 8: Unleashing the Power of Secure Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Deployments with a Modern Platform
Aug06

Horizon 8: Unleashing the Power of Secure Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Deployments with a Modern Platform

The global pandemic has changed the future of work forever with organizations and end users adapting to a remote-everything, work-from-anywhere environment. In response to the current crisis, many organizations have turned to desktop and application virtualization to deliver remote work solutions to their employees since as it enables easy access to corporate apps and data from any device, while maintaining the highest levels of...

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Retiring Horizon Client for UWP
Jul28

Retiring Horizon Client for UWP

Sometimes things just don’t work out. Microsoft launched the Metro-tiled version of Windows 10 with visions of apps that would run seamlessly on all Windows devices – including Windows Phones! VMware answered with Horizon Client for UWP. Since then, things have changed: Microsoft has dropped support for Office Mobile and acknowledged that customers want 32-bit apps. VMware is following Microsoft’s lead and dropping our Horizon Client...

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How Do You Make the Most of your Distributed Workforce? Sanjay Poonen and NTT DATA Discuss on August 6
Jul23

How Do You Make the Most of your Distributed Workforce? Sanjay Poonen and NTT DATA Discuss on August 6

Over the last several months, organizations have been adapting their IT environments to accommodate a distributed workforce. Getting this right is a huge task and accomplishment in its own right. However, organizations and IT leaders are now beginning to think about what happens next, after they become comfortable supporting their distributed workforce. How will the business change? Technology—especially employee-facing EUC...

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