Microsoft WVD: Microsoft’s Latest Offering Is Ready for Launch

Microsoft WVD: Microsoft’s Latest Offering Is Ready for Launch  If you haven’t heard of Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) already, you must have been living under a rock. The technology has been in the news for a few months and is expected to hit the consumer market in the first quarter of 2019.  Let’s get to know more about Microsoft WVD.  What is Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop … [Read more...]

Windows 10 MS. What It Is In A Nutshell

What Windows 10 Multi-Session Is in a Nutshell  Windows 10 MS refers to one of the major features of the recently introduced Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD), Microsoft’s virtual desktop offering delivered via Azure. As the tagline implies, it enables multiple users to remote into a single Windows 10 instance at the same time.  Basically, when you create a Windows 10 MS virtual desktop, one of … [Read more...]

Windows Virtual Desktop. What’s Microsoft Planning with it?

What’s Microsoft Planning with Windows Virtual Desktop?  Windows Virtual Desktop has been in the news for quite some time and has a lot of buzz around it. Let’s get to know more about it and what the hype is all about.  What is Windows Virtual Desktop? Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) is a service offered by Microsoft. It’s designed to let users virtualize different operating systems and programs … [Read more...]

What Is a Thin Client Server? | Parallels Explains

What Is a Thin Client Server?  A thin client server is the server in a particular client-server architecture that has “thin clients” instead of conventional clients. As its name implies, a thin client is equipped with much less computational resources than a conventional client (such as RAM, CPU, and in most cases even storage).    These thin clients can function just like their conventional … [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...]

Thin Client Price Isn’t the Reason to Replace PCs

Thin Client Price vs. Conventional Desktop Price  Contrary to what some people think, the difference in price between a single thin client and a single conventional desktop computer isn’t much. If we look at the lower end of the thin client price range (which starts at around $250) and compare that with the lower end of the conventional PC price range, there probably won’t be much of a … [Read more...]

Azure Account: Things Enterprises Should Know When Shifting to Cloud

Why Should I Create an Azure Account?    Why is Azure Account important for enterprises? Azure is Microsoft’s cloud offering that’s designed to build, test, deploy, and manage services and applications through a global and wide network of Microsoft’s datacenters.  The platform offers a flexible and on-demand scalable IT infrastructure that’s ideal for businesses of any size. In fact, a growing … [Read more...]

The Pros of Microsoft Azure Platform | Parallels RAS

What is Microsoft Azure Platform? Microsoft® defines Azure Platform as, “a trusted cloud that is designed for you.” Introduced initially as Windows® Azure, the platform is the tech giant’s public cloud computing platform. Microsoft Azure allows a wide range of cloud services for computing, analyzing, networking, and storing. You can make use of a mix of these tools to develop, run, or scale new or … [Read more...]

Cloud Management | Parallels RAS Discusses Poor Cloud Management

Cloud Management Companies who plunge head first into cloud computing learn it’s not always as good as promised. Instead of saving, they incur more costs than budgeted, the opposite of what they expected. In most cases, the culprit is poor cloud management, something that can be avoided. Overspending Due to Virtual Machine Sprawl One of the most significant advantages of cloud computing is the … [Read more...]

HIMSS19 Global Conference & Exhibition February 11-15, 2019

HIMSS19 Global Conference & Exhibition February 11-15, 2019 | Orlando, FL , Orange County Convention Center  Save the date! The HIMSS19 Global Conference & Exhibition is coming to Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, from February 11–15, 2019.  This five-day event by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society is going to be bigger and better than … [Read more...]