August 2011 archive

Sneak Peek at new VMware View 5.0 PCoIP GPO

VMware View 5.0 NDA has been lifted and by now VMware and bloggers should have started to announce the new features. VMware View 5.0 is mostly about improving user experience with several adjustments to PCoIP and the addition of a user profile management tool. Read my article What’s New in VMware View 5.0 (beyond Marketing). …

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View 5.0 Media Services for Unified Communications

Traditionally running VOIP in VDI environments is not a scalable solution due server scalability issues, hairpinning of Real Time Protocol (RTP) media, bandwidth intensive sessions, and specially the lack of Quality-of-Service (QoS) support that guarantees traffic priority for the protocol. The reason being is that VOIP is essentially running encapsulated inside display protocol datagrams. VMware …

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VMware View 5.0 User Experience Enhancements

VMware View 5.0 is all about user experience enhancements. VMware finally included RTO profiles into the product, and in conjunction with Teradici made several changes to PCoIP display protocol. Those changes aim to provide better user experience for users over slow links. PCoIP display protocol is known for providing host based lossless imaging using multiple …

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