[THIN] installed apps v app virtulisation
- From: "Hamilton, Ronnie" <ronnie.hamilton@xxxxxxx>
- To: <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2012 08:58:54 -0000
Hi , I have been having a look at application virtualisation in XenApp 5 and have tested a few apps streamed to desktops just to get a feel for the technology. My next step is to move our XenApp infrastructure to XenApp 6.5 on 2008 R2, we have a pretty mixed environment consisting of Vista and W7 Pc's lots of thin terminals. My real question really is anyone installing applications directly onto XenApp or indeed desktops anymore or is it all virtual apps. Or is it only with the experience with lots of trial and error were you can fully get to grips with this. I intend to investigate XenDesktop as well but I may have to push ahead with the 6.5 roll out to facilitate Office 2010. Any particular direction I should be taking ? We don't have 100's of apps maybe 25 or so and they are mainly commercial and not custom in house apps. Thanks Ronnie Ronnie Hamilton Senior Network Engineer Lufthansa Technik Airmotive Ireland IT Department Naas Road, Rathcoole Co. Dublin, Ireland Phone: +353 1 401 1253 E-mail: ronnie.hamilton@xxxxxxx <mailto:ronnie.hamilton@xxxxxxx> www.ltai.ie Visit our website : www.ltai.ie __________________________________________ Lufthansa Technik Airmotive Ireland Limited. Registered in Ireland. Reg. No. 45999. Registered Office: Naas Road, Rathcoole, Co.Dublin. Lufthansa Technik Airmotive Ireland Leasing Limited. Registered in Ireland. Reg. No. 140891. Registered Office: Naas Road, Rathcoole, Co.Dublin. __________________________________________ The information in this email and in any attachments is confidential and may be privileged. If you are not the intended recipient, please destroy this message, delete any copies held on your systems and notify the sender by return email. You should not read, retain, copy, disseminate, distribute, disclose or use this email or its contents in any way. Any such action is strictly prohibited. Thank you.