White Papers by Topic: Application virtualization

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Counting Up the End User Benefits of Desktop Virtualization

From improved performance and self-service apps to greater mobility, there’s plenty for end users to like about desktop virtualization.  As Gordon Payne, SVP at Citrix, explains here, it all adds up increased user productivity and the “consumerization” of IT.

Supercharge Your End Users with Desktop Virtualization

The Univ. of Texas Medical Branch unearthed a hidden benefit of desktop virtualization, namely a speedy recovery after a calamitous  hurricane strike. This IDG eZine explores this and many other user benefits of desktop virtualization.

The approach to monitoring complex Java and .NET applications

Looking to gain key strategies for monitoring complex Java and .NET applications?

Virtualization: Get Ready For The Next Step

If you haven't already started virtualizing your infrastructure, what are you waiting for? Read this InfoWorld IT Strategy Guide, sponsored by HP, to learn more.

XenServer: Free Download of Server Virtualization Software

XenServer is an enterprise-class, cloud-proven server virtualization solution - available free of cost. Download the full solution and begin virtualizing your servers in less than 10 minutes.

Free 30-Day Desktop Virtualization Trial

Download a free 30-day trial and experience how XenDesktop delivers a pristine, on-demand desktop experience to users on whatever device they choose, while cutting IT complexity and costs.

XenApp: Evaluation in 64-bit Virtualized Server Environment

The Tolly Group evaluated the performance of XenApp when it's virtualized and optimized by its XenServer virtualization solution. Tests showed that XenServer best optimizes XenApp performance in virtualized environments by operating with just 7.6 percent overhead compared to a native physical server. Read more about the performance evaluation results.

Server Virtualization Management for Microsoft Hyper-V

Server virtualization with Hyper-V offers many benefits, but it also challenges storage management by making it difficult to take advantage of advanced storage services. Citrix Essentials for Hyper-V delivers unique virtual machine provisioning services and integrated storage management to streamline image management and dramatically reduce storage requirements in VDI deployments.

Paravirtualization Case Study with Buyken Metal Products

When Buyken Metal Products considered re-architecting its datacenter for redundancy, it realized that its servers and other devices would need to be updated. Buying more physical machines was cost prohibitive, so Buyken sought other options. The ability to virtualize Windows servers with paravirtualization led Buyken to Citrix XenServer, Enterprise Edition.

Now's the Time for Application Virtualization

The growing complexity and cost of application deployment in today's distributed global enterprises is driving the need for a streamlined approach to delivering business critical applications. Application virtualization is a highly scalable solution that enables organizations to reap cost savings and consolidate application management while improving availability and performance.

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