VMware Horizon DaaS vs. XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps)

As of May 2019, VMware Horizon DaaS is ranked 2nd in Desktop as a Service (DaaS) vs XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps) which is ranked 1st in Desktop as a Service (DaaS) with 7 reviews. The top reviewer of XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps) writes "It virtualizes the application on your desktop". VMware Horizon DaaS is most compared with Amazon WorkSpaces. XenApp (Citrix Virtual Apps) is most compared with Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Microsoft App-V and TeamViewer.
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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.You have to do some hard work in order to get the suitable licenses.

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VMware Horizon Desktop as a Service, Horizon DaaS, Horizon Desktop as a Service
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VMware, a global leader in cloud infrastructure and digital workspace technology, accelerates digital transformation by enabling unprecedented freedom and flexibility in how our customers build and evolve IT environments. With VMware solutions, organizations are improving business agility by modernizing data centers and integrating public clouds, driving innovation with modern apps, creating exceptional experiences by empowering the digital workspace, and safeguarding customer trust by transforming security. VMware is a member of the Dell Technologies family of businesses.

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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Exelon, Aeronamic, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Alameda County Medical Center, Alaska Department of Fish & Game, Aloysius Stichting, Amarchand Mangaldas, AmBev, Amnet Technology Solutions, Arval
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