Systems Engineering and RDBMS

VMWare’s Open Source Virtual Desktop Client

Posted by decipherinfosys on February 4, 2009

In an attempt to counter the open source virtualization offerings, VMWare has released their open source virtualization client.  You can read more on this here.  The VMWare view open client allows folks in a company to access their desktops from any device from anywhere since the hosting of the virtualized desktops is done either in-house or at the data centers.  This does pose a big threat to MSFT’s Hyper-V solution since this gives an also gives the businesses an opportunity to slow down PC purchases regardless of their increasing head count.

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