Compare Microsoft Virtual Server vs. XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps)

Microsoft Virtual Server is ranked 8th in Application Virtualization while XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps) which is ranked 2nd in Application Virtualization with 7 reviews. Microsoft Virtual Server 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". Microsoft Virtual Server is most compared with NextAxiom HyperService, 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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The most cost-effective server virtualization technology is now available as a free download. Virtual Server is a key component of any server consolidation strategy. Increase hardware utilization and cut power costs while enabling your organization to rapidly configure and deploy new servers.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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