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Licensing and hardware outsourcing is expensive, but can be cost-effective in the three to five-year range.

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Ranking
7th
out of 30 in Virtual Desktop
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3,067
Comparisons
2,887
Reviews
0
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4th
out of 30 in Virtual Desktop
Views
11,610
Comparisons
9,306
Reviews
3
Average Words per Review
541
Avg. Rating
8.7
Popular Comparisons
Compared 32% of the time.
Compared 17% of the time.
Compared 12% of the time.
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Overview
VMware Fusion is a software hypervisor for Macintosh computers. VMware Fusion allows Intel-based Macs to run operating systems such as Microsoft Windows, Linux, NetWare, or Solaris on virtual machines, along with their Mac OS X operating system using a combination of paravirtualization, hardware virtualization and dynamic recompilation.

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.

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NetAppAmway, Hertz International, Metro Health, North Carolina State University, Ottawa International Airport, Revlon, and Whirlpool.
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Government17%
Healthcare Company17%
University17%
Cloud Provider8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider15%
K 12 Educational Company Or School7%
Government7%
VMware Fusion is ranked 7th in Virtual Desktop while VMware Horizon View is ranked 4th in Virtual Desktop with 3 reviews. VMware Fusion is rated 0, while VMware Horizon View is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware Horizon View writes "User friendly with good documentation and easy to configure". VMware Fusion is most compared with Parallels Desktop, VMware Horizon 7, VMware Workstation, Microsoft Remote Desktop Services and VMware Workspace ONE, whereas VMware Horizon View is most compared with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops , Microsoft Remote Desktop Services, VMware Workstation, VMware Horizon 7 and VMware Workspace ONE.

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