Virtual Workspaces are bringing businesses across the globe into the future of work. The increased agility and flexibility with less complexity and cost have made the strategy an integral part of any business IT strategy.

VMmware VS VDI Accordinig To Citrix

As the popularity of the technology has expanded, so have the players in the field. Key players include Amazon, Citrix, Microsoft, VMware, and our very own Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, dinDaaS. In an effort to help you decide which offering is best for your business, we wanted to take a moment to compare features for you between some of the big players.

VMware Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, also known as VMware Horizon 7, enables IT departments to deliver Virtual Machine Desktops and applications in a data center and remotely deliver them to the employees as a managed service.

Importance of User Experience in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

One of the critical factors a business needs to consider in a virtual desktop infrastructure decision is user experience. If the end user cannot reliably access the workspace when needed, adoption of the technology will grow stagnant. According to Citrix, here is how the two stack up:

FeaturesCitrixVMware
Consumer-grade simplicityxx
Windows Continuum experience on any devicexx
Simple and consistent user experience on any devicexLimited
Rich support for ChromeOS – based devicesxLimited
Web-based self-service password resetxx
Best performance over any network, with any workload & with any devicexx
Industry-leading remoting protocol (HDX)xLimited in performance and image quality
Browser content redirectionxx
Support for graphics acceleration with GPUs provided by Intel, AMD, and NVIDIAxLimited
Working with local apps / Support for more use-casesxx
Seamless access to local appsxx
Industry-leading support for Linux-based appsxLimited
Robust driverless printing solutionxx
Integration with Enterprise File Synchronization and Sharingxx

dinCloud offers Industry-leading VDI technology by Citrix, as well as our own homegrown version.  We invite you to take a look for yourself.

Don’t forget to Read About: dinCloud and Citrix Collaboration for Digital Transformation 2019