The Linux Foundation welcomes Cloud Hypervisor
The cloud-based VMM is the latest in open source software, and the Linux Foundation has taken it up for hosting.
Cloud Hypervisor is the latest open-source software released for organizations looking to improve their cloud computing and storage practices. The Linux Foundation is hosting this sof... Read more
Is Microsoft Cloud PC coming after all?
A teaser image has made its way to the internet, showing a Cloud PC offering that Microsoft has been talking about for a while now. The teaser was shared on Twitter by a user who mistakenly believed that the offering would be revealed during the recent Windows event.
The image shows what looks t... Read more
Microsoft unveils Azure Virtual Desktop with new management features
The company is rebranding and renaming Windows Virtual Desktop in a bid for a more corporate product profile
This week Microsoft announced that it has rebranded its virtual desktop infrastructure platform under the Azure name. Previously known as Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD), the platform will ... Read more
Microsoft makes MSIX app attach generally available
The release of this key component of Windows Virtual Desktop has been two years in the making.
For the past few years, Microsoft has been teasing us about the imminent release of a key component of Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD). The feature is called MSIX app attach and it promises to improve th... Read more
Microsoft releases Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 21337
This build brings new features for Virtual Desktops as well as changes and improvements to inbox apps and more.
This week Microsoft released its Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 21337. The release highlights first and foremost some major changes to the way Virtual Desktops are managed. Now the u... Read more
Windows Virtual Desktop makes desktop virtualization widely available
The tech giant from Redmond has decided to get involved in the desktop virtualization market. A market that nowadays mainly consists of virtualizing Windows 10. Microsoft wants to make virtual desktops more accessible for all companies.
The idea behind virtualizing a desktop is that the company'... Read more
Microsoft is planning a ‘Cloud PC’ virtual desktop service
Microsoft is reportedly working on a ‘Cloud PC,' which could be integrated with the existing Windows Virtual Desktop service. This new VDI will be different from the current Microsoft services, including Windows VDI. Surprisingly, Windows VDI was launched just last year on September 30th.
This... Read more
Microsoft and Citrix work together for unified workspace
Microsoft and Citrix have renewed their existing collaboration. Within this renewed cooperation, both partners will develop collaborative solutions for the unified workplace.
The companies have been working together for more than twenty years, but have now reconfirmed their collaboration. Within... Read more
NetApp acquires virtual desktop specialist CloudJumper
NetApp recently acquired CloudJumper, a provider for running virtual desktops in a cloud environment. With the acquisition, the storage provider wants to provide more services for working remotely.
With its cloud platform, CloudJumper enables companies to set up virtual Windows desktops remotely... Read more
Microsoft announces general availability for Windows Virtual Desktop
Microsoft has announced that Windows Virtual Desktop is
now generally available worldwide. Windows Virtual Desktop offers Windows 10
virtualization and multi-session Windows 10 capabilities. There is also support
for Windows Server RDS desktop and apps. The service is now available for
Windows, And... Read more