Wrapping up “version 1” of Microsoft RemoteFX

Hi, my name is Chandra Shekaran, and I am the general manager for Remote Desktop Virtualization at Microsoft. In January 2008, I blogged about a new acquisition that we had just completed at that time, the acquisition of Calista Technologies. And while we weren’t able to tell you then when Calista would be shipping and… Read more

Introducing Microsoft RemoteFX USB Redirection: Part 3

In Part 1 of our series on RemoteFX USB redirection, we looked at an overview of the feature and what it can do, and how to set up a basic deployment of the feature. In Part 2, we discussed publishing, deploying for rich and thin clients, RD Web Access, and server device security. Now, let’s… Read more

Testing Microsoft RemoteFX – Get the SP1 Release Candidate!

In March, Microsoft announced RemoteFX and how it enables a rich desktop experience for endpoint devices ranging from traditional PCs to the most lightweight of thin client devices. And in July, we provided testing guidance for RemoteFX using the Service Pack 1 (SP1) Beta – thank you for all your feedback on the Beta. Earlier… Read more