Cameyo Blog


COVID-19 Shines a Light on the Shortcomings of VDI & DaaS

June 04, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

For the past 3+ months, every organization has had to deal with the shift to remote work due to COVID-19. And as a new report by Enterprise Research Group (ESG) reveals, when faced with the need to enable people to work from home quickly, many organizations simply went with what they knew (or vendors they already worked with for other technology needs), which resulted in a large spike in...

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Filed Under: Legacy Applications, Virtual Desktops, VDI, Windows Virtual Desktop, Citrix, Remote Work, COVID-19, Digital Workspaces, daas

New Report Reveals Top 3 Concerns Among VDI & DaaS Users Are Cost, Complexity, and Security

June 03, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

A new report by Enterprise Research Group (ESG) reveals that even though 4 out of 10 organizations are currently using virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) or Desktop as a Service (DaaS) products to enable remote work, the top challenges those organizations experience with those products are cost, complexity, and security. You can download the full version of the report for free here.

Over the...

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Filed Under: Virtual Desktops, VDI, Remote Work, Working From Home, Digital Workspaces, daas

Are You Ready for the New Normal?

May 28, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Just a couple of months ago, most IT departments were forced to scramble to enable remote work for most (if not all) of their workforces. While some viewed that as a temporary challenge at the time, it is now universally clear that people working from home is part of the new normal moving forward. 

But the “new normal” is a term that being thrown around a lot right now, so what does that...

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Filed Under: VDI, Remote Work, COVID-19, Working From Home, Digital Workspaces

The Environmental Impact of Remote Work as the New Normal

May 27, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

While Twitter and Shopify may have been among the first large companies to announce that they will be allowing their employees to work from home permanently, they certainly won't be the last. In fact, the list of companies who have announced a permanent change to remote work just keeps getting longer. 

So much so, that we're approaching the point in history where companies will no longer need...

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Filed Under: Remote Work, COVID-19, Working From Home, Digital Workspaces

How EasyPower Increased Software Trials by 400%

May 21, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Most software companies have a similar goal when it comes to marketing to new customers – make it as easy as possible for prospects to demo/trial your software. The sooner the potential customer can experience the power of your solution for themselves, the shorter the sales cycle will be. 

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Filed Under: Independent Software Vendors, Software Sales, Legacy Applications

OnShip Delivers Their Shipping Software as a Service with Cameyo

May 20, 2020
By Cameyo

In addition to enabling  companies to simplify remote work and ease their cloud migration by providing their people with access to business-critical applications from the browser, Cameyo also helps independent software vendors (ISVs) cloud-enable their applications so that they can deliver them as a service. And today we announced that OnShip, a leading provider of parcel and freight...

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Filed Under: Legacy Applications, Cloud Application Delivery, Cloud Application Migration, Application Modernization, legacy application, Virtual Application Delivery

Why the Time for Digital Transformation Is Now

May 19, 2020
By Guest Author

When was the last time you re-evaluated your digital strategy? Even companies that have reworked their digital toolboxes in the past few years may be overdue for a refresh. According to a recent survey—which polled nearly 1000 office workers about their offices’ equipment—over half of employees believe their technology is outdated and impacts their ability to work productively. 

To a certain...

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Filed Under: Digital Transformation

VPNs Were a Temporary Fix, But Its Time for a Long-Term WFH Strategy

May 14, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

This week Twitter became the first large company to formally announce that their employees can continue to work from home forever. But rest assured they are far from the last company to make an announcement like this. Everywhere you look there are new surveys and reports stating that companies are making similar long-term or permanent remote work plans. For example, this survey from Gartner...

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Filed Under: Virtual Application Delivery, Remote Work, COVID-19, VPN, Working From Home

Securely Accessing Virtual Apps with Cameyo and Chrome Enterprise

May 12, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

As organizations shift to remote work, VDI, DaaS, and VPNs are straining to keep up, especially when using newer technologies like Chromebooks. Chrome Enterprise has long partnered with Cameyo to make it simple and secure to provide your people with access to the critical legacy Windows applications that they need to stay productive – even if those apps haven’t been web-enabled - directly from...

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Filed Under: Chromebooks, Google Cloud Platform, Remote Work

How to SaaSify Your Apps - Moving to the Cloud with Cameyo

May 08, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Being able to deliver your software from the cloud via a Software as a Service (SaaS) model is becoming more and more critical for most software vendors. But too often, independent software vendors (ISVs) find the process of redeveloping their desktop software for the web is far too expensive, too time-consuming, and doesn’t deliver the same user experience their customers are used to. 

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Filed Under: Independent Software Vendors, Legacy Application Modernization, Legacy Applications, legacy application, Cloud Shift, Virtual Application Delivery