Compare Amazon WorkSpaces vs. XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps)

Amazon WorkSpaces is ranked 3rd in Desktop as a Service (DaaS) while XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps) is ranked 1st in Desktop as a Service (DaaS) with 7 reviews. Amazon WorkSpaces is rated 0, while XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps) is rated 9.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps) writes "It virtualizes the application on your desktop". Amazon WorkSpaces is most compared with VMware Horizon DaaS, whereas XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps) is most compared with Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Microsoft App-V and TeamViewer.
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I suggest using the concurrent user licensing scheme.I think it is a little high priced.It is a bit costly, but enterprise class features come with a cost.The licenses are affordable, but the support is a bit expensive, though worth the value.​The product, XenServer, is free to use, and XenApp has a one month free license.

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Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. We are driven by the excitement of building technologies, inventing products, and providing services that change lives. We embrace new ways of doing things, make decisions quickly, and are not afraid to fail. We have the scope and capabilities of a large company, and the spirit and heart of a small one. Together, Amazonians research and develop new technologies from Amazon Web Services to Alexa on behalf of our customers: shoppers, sellers, content creators, and developers around the world. Our mission is to be Earth's most customer-centric company. Our actions, goals, projects, programs, and inventions begin and end with the customer top of mind.

XenApp solves IT challenges with scalable and secure application delivery by providing remote access to Windows apps and data over any network, on any device Ð and now enables employees to access Linux virtual desktops side-by-side with Windows resources for a complete workspace experience. As the only server-based computing solution that is Common Criteria certified and native FIPS 140-2 compliant, XenApp reduces the risk of data loss and prevents unwanted intrusions by delivering virtual apps and data as an on-demand service to users based on location- and device-specific features and security configurations.
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Exelon, Aeronamic, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Alameda County Medical Center, Alaska Department of Fish & Game, Aloysius Stichting, Amarchand Mangaldas, AmBev, Amnet Technology Solutions, Arval
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