White paper: Application Readiness for TS

The ”TS Application Compatibility” Connect program is aimed at providing content and tools to address application compatibility issues and to enable you to readily deploy your applications on TS. Anyone can join the Connect program to learn about ensuring that an application is ready to be hosted on Terminal Services. A new whitepaper, “Application Readiness… Read more

App-V 4.5 for Terminal Services Release

Application Virtualization 4.5 (App-V) for Terminal Services (formerly SoftGrid) will be available on the Volume Licensing Pricelist and for download on VLSC as of November 1, 2008. App-V 4.5 is the first version available that supports both Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008. App-V 4.5 for Terminal Services provides new and easier ways to… Read more

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Desktop

Ultimately, you’re connected to resources by IP address, not machine name. When working at home the other day, I found that stale DNS entries can make this connection mechanism yield interesting results when connecting to your desktop PC via TS Gateway. Although the set of circumstances that led to this error is unusual, it’s worth… Read more

Virtualization Road Show across the US

TS Blog readers may be interested in a Virtualization Road Show that Microsoft is putting on. It’s free, but you must register. The agenda includes discussion of server virtualization and management, Microsoft’s use of virtualization in data centers, and desktop virtualization. There will also be hands-on labs. Date City October 10, 2008 Anaheim , CA… Read more