VMware Blast Extreme requires less bandwidth for graphics-intensive apps. Admins said PCoIP performance is to blame for their interest in switching to Blast.
It’s a story becoming too familiar, but no less scary. The latest wrinkle from the Yahoo security breach is the fear of credential stuffin
vSpace Pro addresses the pain points of complex and costly hypervisor-based VDI with a much simpler yet still effective alternative that shares desktops on just one Windows OS.
Igel CEO Jed Ayres wants to make it easier for thin client channel partners to profit with the company. Page: 1
Using IoT in retail environments goes beyond increased customer satisfaction to include improved inventory management, theft prevention and more.
Need development containers and can’t decide? There are several good options that go beyond Docker, expert Mark Betz explains.
Mobility means everything these days. Phones and tablets are dominating our world and it’s becoming more and more challenging to avoid them.
Nice writeup on configuring
() Dell has unveiled the Latitude E7270 and Latitude 3460, two new redesigned mobile thin clients purpose-built for professionals on the go who need their intellectual property and data protected.
The E7270 and 3460 thin clients leverage leverage Windows Embedded Standard 7 64-bit, with the option to upgrade to Windows 10 and are designed to power the most demanding use cases–from all-day computing to graphics-intensive applications. They feature Intel dual core processors with integrated graphics, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD, and an extended battery life. Both thin clients provide users with a wide selection of connectivity options and ports including USB 3.0, HDMI, gigabit Ethernet, and WLAN and Bluetooth.
Lucero compares three major cloud services, explaining the kinds of products that are available and the concepts underlying them.
A significant disruption of Microsoft’s Azure cloud services has affected a large number of customers in Europe and India, and it’s really trying the patience of developers using Visual Studio Team Services, with only partial use of services back online as of Friday afternoon.
Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Infrastructure-as-a-Service shows Amazon far ahead, but Microsoft gaining ground on the completeness of its IaaS offerings and ability to execute.
With Citrix now peddling its own version of the Raspberry Pi 3, IT pros should figure out if they have any good use cases for low-cost Raspberry Pi thin clients.
Cloud performance issues are ever-present in public, private and hybrid models. Employ cloud monitoring tools and these tips to improve end-user experience.
Five AWS offerings can make a software developer’s life so much easier. Expert Tom Nolle walks us through all of the options.
New thin client devices from Dell, HP Inc. and IGEL Technology, announced at VMworld 2016, add increased support for cloud-hosted desktops.
VMware Horizon 7 now includes the company’s own remote display protocol, which it says can match the performance of PC-over-IP, and a new rapid VM cloning feature.
Writeup by Gabe Knuth on VMware competitor for PCoIP
There are a ton of VMworld 2016 sessions for VDI admins to go to. Learn about six of the best options, which cover Horizon, Blast Extreme and more.
In this infographic, SearchCIO highlights key cloud computing stats from surveys conducted by Gartner, Softchoice and Clutch to help CIOs understand the state of cloud.
IoT use cases are on the rise, and Citrix’s Octoblu IoT services platform could finally be more than just a pretty face.
VMware joins in the thin client revolution by abandoning outmoded thick clients like the C# client and embracing the HTML5 Web Client.
Another step towards cloud abstraction of client. Forget C# client and now onto html5.
Product Brief: An Intel® NUC thin client solution provides the powerful performance and onboard storage to run small-footprint OS and apps.
Know the benefits of hosted virtual desktop or VDI to learn if it’s right for your business.
As colleges renovate former shopping malls into satellite campuses, students gain vibrant, welcoming places to learn.
Amazon is rolling out a new way for businesses to use its cloud-based virtual desktop service, Amazon WorkSpaces: instead of paying monthly for access to an..
$7.25/mo for your virtual desktop.
AWS is still king in the cloud.
As shown in the chart below, AWS has generated $8.9 billion over the past 12 months, more than quadruple Microsoft’s $1.8 billion and 15 times the sales of Google’s cloud service. Even more impressive is that AWS is still seeing a whopping 72% year-over-year growth, an unprecedented growth rate for any enterprise service of its scale.
These numbers should be seen with a grain of salt, however, because they are estimates for Microsoft and Google, which don’t break out revenue for their cloud computing services, and because AWS launched its service much earlier than the other two companies’. Microsoft also has a multibillion-dollar cloud software business that is not looped into these estimates.
Apple Inc. is continuing to pillage the automotive software expertise of Ottawa’s QNX Software Systems, quietly hiring the company’s co-founder and former chief executive Dan Dodge earlier this year, according to media reports.
QNX software is already installed in more than half of all cars sold worldwide.