Ensure Business Continuity during Extreme Weather with Remote Access

The importance of a robust business continuity plan is once again being brought into focus with recent extreme weather crippling businesses across the globe. An arctic-like deep freeze in US cities and a menacing blizzard in the UK are preventing people from going to the office. But should everyone really stop working? When perilous temperatures force employees to stay at home Currently, Chicago, … [Read more...]

Tech Data Adds Parallels RAS to StreamOne Platform

Tech Data has added Parallels® Remote Application Server (RAS) to their StreamOne platform, providing resellers with an easy way to offer customers a best-of-breed virtual application and desktop delivery solution.   Parallels RAS is known for empowering organizations with simple, fast, and cost-effective Remote Desktop Session Host (RDSH) and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) application and … [Read more...]

How Biometric Authentication on a Published Application Improves Data Security

What does biometric authentication on a published application mean? Biometric authentication on a published application is an advanced form of authentication. It leverages biometrics to verify the identity of a user wishing to gain access into a virtual application from a client. Common methods of biometric authentication include fingerprint scans, facial recognition scans, retina scans, and … [Read more...]

Parallels and ThinPrint Partnership to Offer a New Dimension of High Availability Printing Experience

Parallels and ThinPrint Partnership – Parallels and ThinPrint are pleased to announce a new partnership that will create an extraordinary printing experience for virtual applications and desktops on any network-connected device. Enterprises are very interested in providing a seamless printing experience for virtual workplaces. Without a seamless virtual printing experience, administrators … [Read more...]

How Parallels RAS Enhances Microsoft RDS

Introduction In 2001, Microsoft® introduced the RDP protocol, a proprietary protocol that allowed users to access an operating system’s desktop remotely. Since then, Microsoft has come a long way, developing the Microsoft Remote Desktop Services (RDS) to facilitate remote desktop access. Formerly known as Terminal Services, Microsoft RDS consists of several tools and services that allow businesses … [Read more...]

Parallels Teams up with ThinPrint to Optimize Cloud, VDI Printing

ThinPrint announced on Oct. 02, 2018 its new integration capabilities with Parallels Remote Application Server (Parallels RAS, parallels.com/ras), to deliver a highly available printing experience for remote applications and desktops. Parallels RAS and ThinPrint combined solution enhances the end-user and IT administrator experience while improving employee productivity on any device connected to … [Read more...]

Understanding a Cloud Infrastructure with Parallels RAS

Cloud infrastructure refers to the components necessary to maintain and support the cloud-computing model that is increasingly being implemented by IT departments across the globe. Cloud computing is a process where storage and networking services are supplied to the user via the public Internet or a private cloud network. This allows users to participate in and employ an IT infrastructure without … [Read more...]

Case Study: Techedge ApS Implements Parallels RAS to Supply Homegrown Applications to Broadcasters

Company Overview: Techedge Techedge (Learn more) is the leading software supplier to broadcasters and media agencies, covering over 60 markets globally. Founded in 2000 in Copenhagen, Techedge specializes in software for the media industry with sophisticated and user friendly research and planning tools. The company’s portfolio covers analysis, planning, optimization, scheduling, campaign … [Read more...]

Parallels RAS Provides Alternative to Citrix Infrastructure Migration

A recent survey of 795 Citrix customers done by eG Innovations and DABCC revealed tension and a general concern about the end of life (EOL) of Citrix XenApp 6.5 and the migration to 7.5. With a change from Independent Management Architecture (IMA) to FlexCast Management Architecture (FMA), a complete migration of systems must be undertaken if companies wish to continue using Citrix services. Due … [Read more...]

Case Study: Quasar Limited Chooses Parallels RAS to Securely Deliver Applications to Employees

The Customer: Quasar Limited  Quasar Limited offers the highest quality online gaming experiences and technology to customers, boasting excellent customer support, fast payouts, safe and secure payment methods, and a first-class affiliate program. Quasar Gaming, a Quasar Limited online casino brand, is a leading provider in casino gaming entertainment. With experience spanning a decade, … [Read more...]