In 2018, We Can’t “Bucket” Users Anymore
May31

In 2018, We Can’t “Bucket” Users Anymore

    Legacy Paradigm – Bucketing Users Ever since the earliest multi-user remote Windows solutions of the 1990s, we’ve classified users based on broad commonalities. Sometimes this was departmental—legal users versus accounting users versus engineering users. Other times we broke users down by their assumed sophistication level—power users, knowledge worker, task workers, etc. While this wasn’t ideal, the “bucketing” of users...

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Horizon 7.4.1 is GA – Pay as You Go with Subscription is Here!
Apr24

Horizon 7.4.1 is GA – Pay as You Go with Subscription is Here!

This past week, VMware announced the General Availability of Horizon 7.4.1, which adds support for the recently announced Workspace ONE Enterprise subscription offer (see the “Win32 App Delivery” section of the announcement blog). The Workspace ONE Enterprise subscription offer allows customers the ability to license per user or device. Now, customers have the ability to consume Horizon 7 through a subscription offer as part of the...

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VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure: Windows 10 VDI Support & More Updates
Mar29

VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure: Windows 10 VDI Support & More Updates

Last fall we released our VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure solution with support for RDS-hosted applications and session desktops. The Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure solution is designed to allow organizations to connect their existing Microsoft Azure infrastructure with the Horizon Cloud control plane to create a secure, comprehensive, cloud-hosted solution for delivering virtualized apps and desktops. But we were just...

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VMware Horizon Enterprise Extended Service Branch (ESB)
Feb16

VMware Horizon Enterprise Extended Service Branch (ESB)

A Longer-Term VMware Horizon Platform for Mission-Critical Desktop and App Workloads A substantial number of customers deploy the VMware Horizon desktop and app virtualization platform to deliver mission-critical desktops and apps (e.g. electronic medical record software, like Epic). For these customers, upgrading Horizon can be quite resource-intensive and requires long-term planning. So ideally, these customers would like to remain...

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[Video] Overcoming Challenges Facing Enterprise IT With the Digital Workspace
Feb05

[Video] Overcoming Challenges Facing Enterprise IT With the Digital Workspace

When it comes to enabling users with applications, the world of enterprise IT has never been more challenging. If we go back only a few years, organisations primarily used not only Microsoft Windows devices but also Windows applications. Enterprise mobility and the consumerisation of IT led to a huge increase in the variety of devices and operating systems being used. MacBook and Chromebook laptops, mobile phones and rugged devices...

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