Compare Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops vs. VMware Horizon Air

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops is ranked 1st in Virtual Desktop with 11 reviews while VMware Horizon Air is ranked 20th in Virtual Desktop. Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops is rated 8.8, while VMware Horizon Air is rated 0. The top reviewer of Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops writes "Provides flexibility in the architecture but it needs better integration into other environments ". On the other hand, Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops is most compared with VMware Horizon View, TeamViewer and Microsoft App-V, whereas VMware Horizon Air is most compared with VMware Horizon View and Microsoft Remote Desktop Services.
Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Most Helpful Review
Use VMware Horizon Air? Share your opinion.
Find out what your peers are saying about Citrix, Parallels, VMware and others in Virtual Desktop. Updated: May 2020.
418,116 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Quotes From Members

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:

Pricing and Cost Advice
A perpetual enterprise license costs approximately $300 USD.I suggest using the concurrent user licensing scheme.I think it is a little high priced.It is quite expensive, but so are the competitors on the market.

Read more »

Information Not Available
report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Virtual Desktop solutions are best for your needs.
418,116 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Ranking
1st
out of 29 in Virtual Desktop
Views
14,155
Comparisons
10,119
Reviews
10
Average Words per Review
473
Avg. Rating
8.7
20th
out of 29 in Virtual Desktop
Views
388
Comparisons
317
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Avg. Rating
N/A
Top Comparisons
Also Known As
XenDesktop, XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps)
Learn
Citrix
VMware
Overview

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops provide granular access control, advanced system monitoring and an inherently secure architecture by providing remote access to Windows and Linux apps and desktops secured in the datacenter. Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops enable IT to deliver on-demand apps and desktops to any device.

VMware Horizon Air simplifies the delivery of Windows desktops and applications as a cloud service. IT can save time and money, without sacrificing enterprise requirements for security and control. End users are more productive, with a complete workspace they can access from any device, anywhere.
Offer
Learn more about Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
Learn more about VMware Horizon Air
Sample Customers
Exelon, Aeronamic, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Alameda County Medical Center, Alaska Department of Fish & Game, Aloysius Stichting, Amarchand Mangaldas, AmBev, Amnet Technology Solutions, ArvalWildlands Adventure Zoo, Medic Mobile, IBM, Seventy Seven Energy, Baystate Health, Osis, Oxford University, Columbia University, Siemens, Cardinal Health, Ashdod Port, Vasakronan, Sydney Adventist Hospital, University of Derby
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Energy/Utilities Company15%
Financial Services Firm15%
Construction Company10%
Transportation Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company34%
Comms Service Provider14%
K 12 Educational Company Or School6%
Government6%
No Data Available
Find out what your peers are saying about Citrix, Parallels, VMware and others in Virtual Desktop. Updated: May 2020.
418,116 professionals have used our research since 2012.
We monitor all Virtual Desktop reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.