Desktop Virtualization

Eight Common Pitfalls of App and Desktop Virtualization and How to Avoid Them

Provided by VMware

Category Desktop Virtualization

Type White Paper

Length 12

Publish Date June 29 2017

Date posted October 03 2017


To support a dynamic workforce in the era of consumerization, IT organizations need more fluid digital workspaces that are tuned for mobility. The virtualization of desktops and apps is one of the keys to enabling this shift to digital workspaces. But the benefits of desktop and app virtualization don’t come without change and a fair amount of risk. This paper outlines eight common points of failure on Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) and Remote Desktop Session Host (RDSH) projects, and explains how to avoid them.

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