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With colocation providers moving to adopt simpler, cloud-like charging models, would enterprises be better off ditching the datacentre completely?
In 1998, Christine Peterson put forward the term "open source" as a means of describing software that was created in a manner that encouraged sharing of ideas and code among an open group of people.
The demise of the native app, both on the desktop and mobile has been forecast since the development of HTML5. These two articles give a clear insight into the current state-of-play.
2016 brings up my 19th year of being involved in the End User Computing (EUC) arena and although the name for the technology has changed almost as many times as the platforms, some of the challenges delivering the solution have never been satisfactorily addressed.
Over the holidays, I created a video explaining the technologies used in application and desktop delivery. It’s just about 7 minutes, but should help you understand where the different products fit in.
If you missed the live great live webinar with Ruben and Kevin, click here for the recording and learn how combining Atlantis Computing and FSLogix can totally turbocharge your virtual desktop. End to end optimization that brings back "locally installed" (or better) performance for your enterprise workspace, including hosted Exchange and Office 365.
Microsoft announced their plans to establish a geo-replicated German Azure datacenter region located in Frankfurt am Main and in Magdeburg, with the launch date in mid-2016. The specific Azure infrastructure components and software will be provided by Microsoft, but the datacenters will be owned by German Telekom and operated by T-Systems. The basic idea is that Microsoft does not have access to the customer data and that there is no Microsoft operations team running the datacenters. They can help debug issues and assist the local operators with issues, but – according to Microsoft officials – only in an escorted and audited way. This enables unique guarantees around data sovereignty and ensures all data is managed under local laws. Deutsche Telekom acts as the Data Trustee for Azure in Germany.
This has to rank among the top posts that I never thought I would write in my entire life. I mean, it is right up there with “Why I’ll never play golf again”. If we had subtitles, the subtitle of this article would be “ The 5.1 Converter Doesn’t Suck “. High praise indeed!
This post details out how to organize an efficient conversion project to move packages from Microsoft App-V 4.x to 5.x. The example project uses App-V 5.1 and the free AppV_Manage tool (5.1.3) to efficiently manage the process.