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Why we struggle with Windows application management

by Gunnar Berger  |  February 11, 2014

Over Christmas break my mind was flowing with great ideas for what I was going to do in 2014. I was fired up to do podcasts, video blogs, debate panels,...

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XenApp is Back

by Gunnar Berger  |  January 28, 2014

Citrix turns course and has renamed XenDesktop App Edition, XenApp, so we have gone... and I for one am pretty happy about that. Last May I wrote a blog entitled, XenDesktop...

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Citrix acquires Framehawk - and other EUC news

by Gunnar Berger  |  January 8, 2014

For those of us that cover EUC for a living, this week has been chaotic. Let me give you the quick play by play: Citrix: First announcement of Rakesh Narasimhan...

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Another end of the year blog

by Gunnar Berger  |  December 20, 2013

I have heard over the past few years that this is the “year of VDI” I think we’ve all come to realize there will never be a “year of VDI”...

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Amazon Workspaces FAQ

by Gunnar Berger  |  November 20, 2013

I just got off a vendor briefing with Amazon Web Services on their Workspaces product and I compiled a list of frequently asked questions that I thought I'd post in...

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The DaaS floodgates are open thanks to Amazon WorkSpaces

by Gunnar Berger  |  November 15, 2013

Amazon announced this week that they are offering their own Desktop as a Service (DaaS) offering. Before I dig into this let's set the record straight: technically speaking there was...

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Understanding Virtual Desktop (VDI) GPU Technologies

by Gunnar Berger  |  October 23, 2013

It’s time for me to admit something; while I have been sharing quite a bit in blogs and research lately around high end graphic technologies with virtual desktops, I've been...

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VMware Acquires Desktone

by Gunnar Berger  |  October 15, 2013

At the stroke of midnight last night Desktone was acquired by VMware. I realize this is a smaller vendor that many people don’t have much knowledge of so I’ll share...

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Seamless Application from a Virtual Desktop: If only this made financial sense

by Gunnar Berger  |  October 11, 2013

I take a lot of heat about my view of virtual desktops. I don’t think a week goes by that I’m not involved in some public debate about which should...

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XenApp vs RemoteApp: Microsoft just changed the game

by Gunnar Berger  |  October 8, 2013

Last night Microsoft put out a blog "Microsoft unleashes fall wave of enterprise cloud solutions" buried in that long announcement is this little gem: Further, with Windows Server 2012 R2...

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