VMware ThinApp vs. XenApp

VMware ThinApp is ranked 3rd in Application Virtualization with 1 review vs XenApp which is ranked 2nd in Application Virtualization with 9 reviews. The top reviewer of VMware ThinApp writes "Streamlines checking our app after pushing an update, which helps cut costs". The top reviewer of XenApp writes "We upgraded from a previous version of XenMobile as we had a significant investment in the Citrix stack already". VMware ThinApp is most compared with Microsoft App-V, XenApp and Inuvika. XenApp is most compared with Microsoft App-V, Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS) and VMware ThinApp.
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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 ThinApp accelerates application deployment and simplifies application migration with agentless application virtualization. Deploy ThinApp packages on "locked-down" PCs and allow end users to run their favorite applications without compromising security. ThinApp eliminate application conflicts by isolating applications from each other and the underlying OS into a single executable file that can be easily deployed to many endpoints.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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Sample Customers
Delhi International Airport, Telus Communications Company, Mansfield District Council, St Edmunds College, Sydney Adventist Hospital, ITSAM, Hertz International, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd. , ASVZ, Appenzell Ausserrhoden Informatik, MTF, Stadt Hattingen, €sterreichisches Verkehrsbªro AG, DER Reisebªro GmbH & Co OHG, Thomas-Krenn.AG, BFI Wien, Metal One Pipe & Tubular Products Inc., NTT NeomeitExelon, 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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Financial Services Firm15%
Insurance Company14%
Comms Service Provider11%
Pharma/Biotech Company8%

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