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How to Secure Microsoft Edge browser downloads with Bromium Platform

Bromium
Microsoft Edge browser does not isolate web file downloads Learn how to use Bromium to isolate your Microsoft Edge web file downloads Bromium works with all Microsoft virtualization-based security (VBS) technologies Microsoft jumps on the application isolation bandwagon. In December 2017, Bromium welcomed the arrival of the Windows Defender Application Guard (WDAG) for Microsoft Edge, […]

Docker for Windows Desktop… Now With Kubernetes!

Docker
Today we are excited to announce the beta for Docker for Windows Desktop with integrated Kubernetes is now available in the edge channel! This release includes Kubernetes 1.8, just like the Docker for Mac and Docker Enterprise Edition and will allow you to develop Linux containers. The easiest way to get Kubernetes on your desktop is here. Simply […]

Citrix XenMobile Unified Endpoint Management Adds Chromebook Support

Citrix Systems
Today, we’re excited to announce the availability of UEM for Google Chromebooks. XenMobile Service customers will automatically get the update as part of a canary rollout over the next few days. XenMobile continues to rapidly transform from a mobility management platform to a bedrock UEM platform capable of managing all device types. We’re moving incredibly […]

Meltdown and Spectre: Quick start guide for testing

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So you know the mitigations for Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities are going to have a measurable impact on the performance and efficiency of your system, not to mention user experience. The only way to get ahead of the problem is to start addressing it now. Some of the numbers we are hearing from our customers […]

The impact of Meltdown and Spectre patches on Windows 7

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In my previous article I outlined how Windows 10 scalability is affected by the Meltdown and Spectre patches delivered by Microsoft. From our customers and the community, we got messages that Windows 7 (via Citrix XenDesktop or VMware Horizon view) would be impacted more than Windows 10 so obviously that one was next to be […]

Citrix: The Citrix VDI Session Windows 10 Continuum Experience: Now Available on iOS Clients

Citrix Systems
The upside-down Christmas tree seems to have been all the rage during last year’s holiday season. Even though it was nothing new (upside-down Christmas trees have been around since Medieval times), the trend really caught on this season. The “Twitterverse’s” consensus was, “This is bonkers.” But as someone correctly pointed out, it’s perfect for a […]

The Easy Button – A story about Corruption, Portability, Office 365, User Profile bloat, ProfileDisk, non-persistent Data Indexing and more…

Liquidware
20 Min read – User profiles have been around for many years. According to Wikipedia the user-profiling scheme in force today owes its origins to Windows NT, which stored its profiles within the system folder itself, typically under C:WINNTProfiles. Windows 2000 saw the change to a separate “Documents and Settings” folder for profiles, and in this […]

The impact of Meltdown and Spectre patches on Windows 10

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Over the last weeks a lot has already been written about the supposedly high impact that the patches of both Meltdown and Spectre will have on the performance of computer systems but even experts do not yet agree how big the impact will be on centralized desktop environments such as Microsoft RDS, Citrix XenApp & […]

How Liquidware can help your business via ComputerWorld Group

ComputerWorld Group
Barry Coombs and Peter von Oven discuss how your user control’s IT within the business, using the device they want in the way that they choose whilst ultimately IT need to keep the data safe! Peter discusses how Liquidware overcome this bridge and help customers make the move from old windows desktops to Windows 10 […]

IGEL Furthers Product Security with Meltdown and Spectre Fix

IGEL Technology
IGEL has acted quickly in response to the recently disclosed Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities with fixes released today. As background, Meltdown and Spectre affect computer processors, with Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754, critical) affecting Intel CPUs only, and Spectre (CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715, high) affecting processors from Intel, AMD and ARM. These vulnerabilities may allow software to read information […]

Citrix FAS with Azure AD and Error 404 Not Found

IT Blog by Marius Sandbu
So a short blogpost on a issue I faced this week.Working at a customer this week we were working on setting up Citrix with SAML based authentication from MyApps Portal using Azure Active Directory. In order to setup this properly we needed to implement Citrix FAS in order to do SSO directly from a Azure […]

Great New Update to the Analyze Logon Duration Script with ControlUp

ControlUp
A new and most welcomed update to our most popular script, which I have written – Analyze Logon Duration – has been released. You’ll find two major aspects that are new in the updated script: The Analyze Logon Duration script now fully supports Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016. In an effort to make things […]

Microsoft: Shielded VM local mode and HGS mode

Microsoft
With the new capability in Windows 10, version 1709, Windows Client can host shielded VMs while using remote Host Guardian Service (HGS) attestation. This caused some confusion as people stated they have already been running shielded VMs on client. This blog post is intended to clarify things and explain how to run them side by […]

Channel Partners Accelerate Move to Cloud-Based Desktops with Liquidware Solutions Stack

Liquidware
Liquidware, a leading provider of platform-agnostic end-user computing solutions, today announced that partners are utilizing Liquidware solutions to move their customers to Amazon, Citrix, and VMware cloud-based desktops as a service (DaaS). The announcement took place at this week’s Citrix Summit (Liquidware booth #406). Liquidware Workspace Environment Management (WEM) solutions are the market’s only third-party […]

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