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"Licensing and hardware outsourcing is expensive, but can be cost-effective in the three to five-year range.""This solution is expensive.""This solution is expensive. A lot of companies in Mexico find that the price is too high."

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Top Answer: Great for desktop management, particularly when it comes to all the upgrades.
Top Answer: The product requires a Microsoft license for the operating system, which is standard. If you want support and upgrades, you pay for that.
Top Answer: I believe documentation could be improved. There's a product in the solution called DEM, which is for screening applications or importing settings into a particular app. In VDI machines your profile's… more »
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out of 28 in Virtual Desktop
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Overview

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.

VMware Mirage provides next-generation desktop image management for physical desktops and POS devices across distributed environments. VMware can automate backup and recovery and simplify Windows migrations.
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Amway, Hertz International, Metro Health, North Carolina State University, Ottawa International Airport, Revlon, and Whirlpool.
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University13%
Government13%
Healthcare Company13%
Financial Services Firm13%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company24%
Comms Service Provider22%
Government8%
Manufacturing Company6%
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Small Business45%
Midsize Enterprise16%
Large Enterprise39%
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VMware Horizon View is ranked 3rd in Virtual Desktop with 13 reviews while VMware Wanova Mirage is ranked 23rd in Virtual Desktop. VMware Horizon View is rated 7.6, while VMware Wanova Mirage is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of VMware Horizon View writes "Stable, with a straightforward setup, but could offer better pricing". On the other hand, VMware Horizon View is most compared with Microsoft Remote Desktop Services, Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, VMware Workstation, VMware Fusion and VMware Horizon 7, whereas VMware Wanova Mirage is most compared with .

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