VMware Horizon Cloud vs XenDesktop

VMware Horizon Cloud is ranked 24th in Virtual Desktop vs XenDesktop which is ranked 1st in Virtual Desktop with 12 reviews. The top reviewer of XenDesktop writes "The most valuable feature to me as IT is that the disk is non-writable". VMware Horizon Cloud is most compared with Citrix Workspace Cloud. XenDesktop is most compared with VMware Horizon View, Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS) and Microsoft Remote Desktop Services.
Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
+Add products to compare
Most Helpful Review
Use VMware Horizon Cloud? Share your opinion.
Find out what your peers are saying about Citrix, Parallels, VMware and others in Virtual Desktop.
287,741 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Quotes From Members Comparing VMware Horizon Cloud vs XenDesktop

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Virtual Desktop solutions are best for your needs.
287,741 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Ranking
RANKING
Views
86
Comparisons
70
Reviews
0
Followers
51
Avg. Rating
N/A
Views
9,439
Comparisons
4,682
Reviews
11
Followers
446
Avg. Rating
8.6
Top Comparisons
Top ComparisonsSee more VMware Horizon Cloud competitors »
Compared 58% of the time.
See more XenDesktop competitors »
Website/Video
Website/VideoVMware
Citrix
Overview
Overview

The VMware Horizon Cloud Service delivers feature-rich virtual desktops and applications using a purpose-built cloud platform that is scalable across multiple deployment options, including fully managed infrastructure from VMware, public cloud infrastructure from Microsoft Azure, or on-premises hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI). The service supports a cloud-scale architecture that makes it easy to deliver virtualized Windows desktops and applications to any device, anytime. And, with a flexible subscription model and turnkey solutions, organizations can easily get up and running and scale quickly.

With Citrix XenDesktop, you can mobilize your business by deploying virtual desktops and Windows apps onto mobile devices. Powered by XenApp, XenDesktop is capable of delivering entire desktops or even just the applications to any type of device. Not only is the solution non-device specific, but it also optimizes the virtual desktop/apps for each type of device and network, and supports touch technology.

XenDesktop enables IT to centralize security and control, and also to reduce IT costs through virtualization. The solution is simple to deploy and manage, and contributes towards increased employee productivity.

OFFER
Learn more about VMware Horizon Cloud
Learn more about XenDesktop
Sample Customers
Sample CustomersMarriott, Sprint Deutsche Bank, Knightec, Sunrise Health, and Emory Healthcare.
Top Industries
Top Industries
No Data Available
REVIEWERS
Transportation Company
20%
Financial Services Firm
10%
Media Company
10%
Construction Company
10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
23%
Transportation Company
15%
Comms Service Provider
8%
Healthcare Company
8%
Company Size
Company Size
No Data Available
REVIEWERS
Small Business
22%
Midsize Enterprise
30%
Large Enterprise
48%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
22%
Midsize Enterprise
19%
Large Enterprise
59%
Find out what your peers are saying about Citrix, Parallels, VMware and others in Virtual Desktop.
Download now
287,741 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