The future of virtual desktops

One day after returning from home I thought it might be a good idea to write a piece on the user workspace, the desktop of the future. During VMworld it became clear that the desktop as we know is will cease to exist. VMware is working hard to build a new way of provisioning a … Read moreThe future of virtual desktops

Citrix Excalibur, Technical preview – review

Citrix Excalibur, Technical preview – review Citrix is moving forward and really pushing to integrate all components of application and desktop delivery into one solid framework. With the technical preview release of Citrix Excalibur they made a huge step in that direction. This blog will guide you through the process of setting up a basic … Read moreCitrix Excalibur, Technical preview – review

Speed up that Welcome screen

Windows 7 login Working with Microsoft Windows 7 on a daily basis in project can lead to small but interesting tuning tips. I was working on a project and was slowly getting frustrated with the time I had to wait before, the customer made available computer, would log me in. Every morning it took me … Read moreSpeed up that Welcome screen

RES Workspace Manager 2012 – New functionality; Relay servers

With the release of the 2012 version of RES Workspace Manager a couple of things have changed. One of those things is the addition of the Relay servers, other features like ConfigMgr support will be discussed later on. So, what’s up with those relay servers? Until now every agent connected directly to the datastore to … Read moreRES Workspace Manager 2012 – New functionality; Relay servers

RES HyperDrive

RES Hyperdrive For a few weeks now I’ve been playing around with RES software Hyperdrive. ┬áBefore that I worked with Citrix Sharefile or Dropbox but because we got the chance I decided to try out Hyperdrive. Setup The setup is an CentOS appliance that connects into the Active directory and backend storage… there’s not much … Read moreRES HyperDrive