End User Computing

End User Computing (EUC) is the emperor’s new clothes. It is the new nomenclature for what used to be termed “VDI” (virtual desktop infrastructure). It is, however, much more, encompassing all aspects of desktop and endpoint management: (Read More)

  • Application Virtualization: The art of abstracting the application and its presence from the desktop, making it truly mobile across locations and devices
  • Personalization Virtualization: The art of abstracting the user and their presence from the desktop
  • Presentation Virtualization: An application delivery method that delivers desktops or applications from a shared server
  • Desktop Virtualization: The art of delivering a full desktop experience remotely
  • Endpoint Management: The art of managing and securing access to data
  • Application Layering: “on-demand” application delivery from a single image

End User Computing is an important overarching paradigm for companies that wish to ensure that users get a consistent experience and consistent access to information across multiple devices—for example, desktop computers, laptops, notebooks, tablets, and phones—and across disparate operating systems like Windows, Linux, iOS, and Android.

Major areas of focus include barriers to adoption, progress on the part of End User Computing vendors in alleviating those barriers, and management of the transition from a static desktop to the mobile martini world of “anyplace, anytime, anywhere, on any device.”

DesktopVirtualization

Yes, Citrix is Back!

DesktopVirtualization

Citrix Synergy 2016 wrapped up yesterday, and although the official mantra from Synergy was, “Yes!” the unofficial yet abundantly clear take-home message from the event was, “Citrix is back!”  The energy felt throughout the conference by employees, partners, and customers resonated confidence in the strategy, vision, and early execution under Kirill Tatarinov’s new leadership.

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DesktopVirtualization

Citrix Synergy 2016

DesktopVirtualization

This week, Citrix Synergy is being held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Not surprisingly, the most profound announcements at the event have centered around the Citrix-Microsoft relationship.

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DataCenterVirtualization

Citrix Synergy: The Key Variable

DataCenterVirtualization

Next week, Citrix holds its annual Synergy conference in Las Vegas, officially starting with the keynote on Tuesday morning. The key variable that will determine Synergy’s success is Kirill Tatarinov, appointed the companys president and CEO in January.

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DesktopVirtualization

Virtualize My Citrix World … iPad Style

DesktopVirtualization

Last year marked the turning point at which mobile devices worldwide surpassed desktop devices. Depending on where you reside in the world, a smartphone or tablet may commonly be the only computing device a person owns, or it may be one of several devices. Within many enterprises, users are increasingly demanding the ability to access their virtualized resources from their own devices so that they can have the opportunity to work anytime and anywhere.

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