Parallels Teams up with ThinPrint to Optimize Cloud, VDI Printing

ThinPrint – In today’s cross-platform work environment, businesses must be capable of creating seamless printing experiences for employees from any device—including smartphones and tablets. To help businesses fully embrace a seamless printing experience in the workplace, Parallels has partnered with ThinPrint (about). The combined solution allows organizations to become cloud-ready on their … [Read more...]

Financial Sector Battered by Rising Compliance Costs

Finance is already an outlier in terms of IT costs. The industry devotes 10.5% of total revenue to IT—and on average, each financial industry IT staffer supports only 15.7 users, the fewest of any industry. All over the world, financial services companies are facing skyrocketing compliance costs. Almost half the respondents to a recent Accenture survey of compliance officers in 13 countries … [Read more...]

Doing it All: The Internet of Things and the Data Tsunami

“If you’re a CIO today, basically you have no choice. You have to do edge computing and cloud computing, and you have to do them within budgets that don’t allow for wholesale hardware replacement…” For a while there, it looked like corporate IT resource planning was going to be easy. Organizations would move practically everything to the cloud, lean on their cloud … [Read more...]

Remote Desktop Services | Enhance Microsoft RDS with Parallels RAS 

Remote Desktop Services | Any Windows Application on Any Device  Parallels® Remote Application Server (RAS) supports Windows Server 2003 R2 to 2016, allowing administrators to deliver any Windows application and a full desktop experience to Windows, Mac®, Linux, Chrome OS, Raspberry Pi, iOS, and Android.  HTML5 Client  Parallels RAS offers an advanced HTLM5 Client that delivers unique capabilities … [Read more...]

A Deep Dive Into The I/O Performance Dashboard

While most users are familiar with the main Diskeeper®/V-locity®/SSDkeeper™ Dashboard view which focuses on the number of I/Os eliminated and Storage I/O Time Saved, the I/O Performance Dashboard tab takes a deeper look into the performance characteristics of I/O activity.  The data shown here is similar in nature to other Windows performance monitoring utilities and provides a … [Read more...]

How to white label Parallels Client

Why White Label Parallels Client?  When using Parallels® Remote Application Server (RAS), connecting to remote resources through the Parallels HTML5 Client or Parallels Client for Windows is a convenient solution for many organizations that offer their services to end users.  In many cases, it’s practical to separate users by groups (HR, developers, Q&A, etc.) and provide them with the … [Read more...]

How Parallels RAS helps businesses to be PCI DSS-Compliant

Introduction IT security has always been a major concern for businesses that accept online credit card payments. They hold sensitive information that malicious hackers are after: cardholder data. This is why such businesses are legally obliged to build IT systems and networks that are PCI DSS compliant. What Is PCI DSS? PCI DSS is a security standard developed by the PCI Security Standards … [Read more...]

Virtualization Benefits

Virtualization Benefits Unleash the full power of virtualization to improve your business performance. Virtualization is continuously evolving. A concept that was developed in late 1960s to optimize mainframe computer resources is now revolutionizing the computing world. The numerous benefits offered by the server virtualization technology make it an inevitable choice for businesses of all sizes. … [Read more...]

Parallels RAS integrates with Microsoft App-V

Microsoft App-V Parallels RAS supports Microsoft App-V, enabling administrators to remotely deploy, update, and support applications as services through one single pane of glass. Parallels RAS and Microsoft App-V Parallels RAS integrates with Microsoft App-V, allowing administrators to publish packaged applications and reducing the need to remediate application conflicts that rely on App-V … [Read more...]

Parallels RAS White Labelling

Color and Theme Customization in Parallels RAS  Managed service providers (MSPs) and independent software vendors (ISVs) can personalize their services with the Parallels Client white labelling capability. This can help organizations promote their brand to end users.  Some use cases:  MSPs and ISVs can promote their brand to customers by offering their services through Parallels RAS while … [Read more...]