Microsoft Remote Desktop Services Pros and Cons

Microsoft Remote Desktop Services Pros

reviewer968307
Product Owner IT Services at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
I like that it works. In most cases, it's predictable. You know what you get.
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reviewer1212501
Information Systems Consultant with 51-200 employees
It's almost an out of the box function once you have installed the other components.
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reviewer1338708
Microsoft UC Solutions Manager at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
The most valuable feature is the remote application access.
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Geeth Shammika
System Engineer at KBSL Information Technologies
The most valuable features are the desktop session and desktop virtualization.
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reviewer1353171
Senior Technical Consultant - Private Sector at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
The most valuable feature is the ease of use.
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reviewer937473
Systems Administrator at a comms service provider with 1,001-5,000 employees
The most valuable feature is that it gives me full accessibility to my servers.
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reviewer1300296
IT Infrastructure and Operations General Manager at a financial services firm with 51-200 employees
The most valuable features are availability and security.
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reviewer1330419
Technical Manager at a tech consulting company with 51-200 employees
In terms of the valuable features, I like the profile, the new version is really good.
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DBA5334
‎Database Administrator with 51-200 employees
It is a stable product.
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Microsoft Remote Desktop Services Cons

reviewer968307
Product Owner IT Services at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Microsoft still has some really bad remote desktop appliance for Mac.
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reviewer1212501
Information Systems Consultant with 51-200 employees
In the next release, I would like to see better performance over slower networks, and integration with Linux, but this is something that we're going to get out of Microsoft in terms of a unified solution.
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reviewer1338708
Microsoft UC Solutions Manager at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
There are problems with using Microsoft Teams within a virtual desktop on a mobile device.
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Learn what your peers think about Microsoft Remote Desktop Services. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: May 2020.
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Geeth Shammika
System Engineer at KBSL Information Technologies
My customers are worried that the RDP protocol can be easily compromised and would like the option to use an alternative like Blast.
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reviewer1353171
Senior Technical Consultant - Private Sector at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
I would like to be able to access the remote desktop using a web-based interface, rather than having to use the client.
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reviewer937473
Systems Administrator at a comms service provider with 1,001-5,000 employees
Security in the connection between us and our clients' servers is something that can be improved.
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reviewer1300296
IT Infrastructure and Operations General Manager at a financial services firm with 51-200 employees
We are searching for a product with better remote access and remote sessions.
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reviewer1330419
Technical Manager at a tech consulting company with 51-200 employees
The DB card needs improvement. I have a lot of experience with other competitors and Citrix is better than VMware and Microsoft. Citrix has more extensive features.
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DBA5334
‎Database Administrator with 51-200 employees
We find the services are not as transparent as we would like for our integration with Citrix.
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Learn what your peers think about Microsoft Remote Desktop Services. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: May 2020.
438,944 professionals have used our research since 2012.