Microsoft Remote Desktop Services vs. VMware Horizon View

Microsoft Remote Desktop Services is ranked 4th in Virtual Desktop with 5 reviews vs VMware Horizon View which is ranked 5th in Virtual Desktop with 1 review. The top reviewer of Microsoft Remote Desktop Services writes "The app that they provide works off Mac and Windows". The top reviewer of VMware Horizon View writes "The ability to reliably virtualize desktops and support them. Simple to say, but complicated nonetheless. ". Microsoft Remote Desktop Services is most compared with TeamViewer, VMware Horizon View and LogMeIn Pro. VMware Horizon View is most compared with XenDesktop, Microsoft Remote Desktop Services and VMware Fusion.
Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Most Helpful Review
Find out what your peers are saying about Microsoft Remote Desktop Services vs. XenDesktop and other solutions.
310,868 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
The pricing is moderate.

Read more »

Information Not Available
report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Virtual Desktop solutions are best for your needs.
310,868 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Ranking
4th
out of 29 in Virtual Desktop
Views
16,428
Comparisons
10,857
Reviews
4
Followers
403
Avg. Rating
8.3
5th
out of 29 in Virtual Desktop
Views
18,903
Comparisons
9,985
Reviews
1
Followers
364
Avg. Rating
9.0
Top Comparisons
Compared 38% of the time.
Also Known As
Remote Desktop ServicesHorizon View
Learn
Microsoft
VMware
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 Horizon View, previously known as VMware View, is a virtual desktop infrastructure solution that provides users with virtual and mobile desktop management, flexible access, an optimal end-user experience and cloud computing. Horizon View also provides increased control and security of the desktop environment.

End-users get to be more productive and enjoy the flexibility of accessing their desktop environments from many locations and devices, while IT remains in control of policies and security.

Offer
Learn more about Microsoft Remote Desktop Services
Learn more about VMware Horizon View
Sample Customers
Bank Alfalah Ltd.Amway, Hertz International, Metro Health, North Carolina State University, Ottawa International Airport, Revlon, and Whirlpool.
Find out what your peers are saying about Microsoft Remote Desktop Services vs. XenDesktop and other solutions.
310,868 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.

Sign Up with Email