Compare Microsoft Remote Desktop Services vs. VMware App Volumes

Microsoft Remote Desktop Services is ranked 2nd in Virtual Desktop with 8 reviews while VMware App Volumes is ranked 16th in Virtual Desktop. Microsoft Remote Desktop Services is rated 7.6, while VMware App Volumes is rated 0. The top reviewer of Microsoft Remote Desktop Services writes "It's predictable but they need to develop ´╗┐´╗┐better support for remote desktops for alternative platforms". On the other hand, Microsoft Remote Desktop Services is most compared with TeamViewer, VMware Horizon View, Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), VMware Workspace ONE and BeyondTrust Remote Support, whereas VMware App Volumes is most compared with Citrix Workspace, VMware Workspace ONE, VMware Horizon Cloud and VMware Wanova Mirage.
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It will probably cost about $500 USD to get the resources set up in the cloud.The solution has a perpetual license and it is purchased upfront.The pricing is moderate.

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2nd
out of 29 in Virtual Desktop
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8
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393
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7.5
16th
out of 29 in Virtual Desktop
Views
556
Comparisons
456
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0
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Overview
Remote Desktop Services is a server role in Windows Server that provides technologies that enable users to access session-based desktops, virtual machine-based desktops, or applications in the data center from both within a corporate network and from the Internet. Remote Desktop Services enables a rich-fidelity desktop or application experience, and helps to securely connect remote users from managed or unmanaged devices. VMware App Volumes is a portfolio of application and user management solutions for Horizon, Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop, and RDSH virtual environments. These solutions take desktop and application environments to the next level by providing radically faster application delivery, unified application and user management, while reducing IT costs.
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