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THE Journal Names Cameyo Winner of the "2020 New Product Award" for Virtual Desktops

December 03, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Yesterday THE Journal - a leading education technology publication - announced the winners of its 2020 New Product Awards, and we're excited that Cameyo was selected as the best new product in the "Virtual Desktop/Thin Client" category (full list of winners here).

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Filed Under: Education, Virtual Desktops, Awards

The Value of Digital Workspaces in Education — Now and in the Future

October 14, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

As schools get back into session, they find themselves adjusting to a set of circumstances they've never faced before. The COVID-19 pandemic has compelled K-12 institutions—plus colleges and universities—around the world to adopt distance learning models on a scale that most had never envisioned.

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Filed Under: Education, Virtual Application Delivery, Distance Learning, Remote Learning

Virtual Desktops or Virtual Apps? A Case Study

October 06, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

If there's one thing that's clear, it's that there isn't much clarity on the definition of "Digital Workspaces." To some, that means providing a full virtual desktop to every user. Here at Cameyo, our focus when it comes to providing a Digital Workspace is to make sure everyone has access to all of the apps they need to be productive from anywhere, on any device. 

But to clarify - that doesn't...

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Filed Under: Application Virtualization, Education, Virtual Desktops, Virtual Application Delivery

34 School Districts Adopt Cameyo in 30 Days for Distance Learning

September 30, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Updated on 11/30/2020: We are pleased to report that 16 additional Districts are using Cameyo, bringing the total to 50 Districts since August. 

Hands down the most rewarding part of this job is being able to help organizations overcome seemingly insurmountable issues so that they can continue to serve their customers/constituents. And while we've seen this type of situation across many...

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Filed Under: Legacy Applications, Education, Chromebooks, Distance Learning, Remote Learning

Enabling Distance Learning for 350,000 Students

July 01, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

Distance learning has been a growing trend for years, but that trend was clearly accelerated by COVID-19.  During the current pandemic, schools need to be able to ensure that students can work with any software, on any device. While some schools have 1:1 initiatives that provide each student with a device, in most cases students are currently working from their family’s personal devices at...

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Filed Under: Education, Remote Work, Working From Home, Distance Learning

Enabling Remote Learning (and Saving a Company) During COVID-19

April 27, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

It's no secret that helping others is one of the greatest sources of joy. Here at Cameyo, that has always been at the center of everything we do. It's not about building technology for technology's sake and then hoping you can find a market for it. We've gone through great lengths to ensure that every aspect of our Virtual Application Delivery platform was built with a specific focus on...

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Filed Under: Legacy Applications, legacy application, Education, Remote Work, COVID-19

Improving the Education Experience While Optimizing Infrastructure and Reducing Cost

February 11, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

The following is a transcript of our recent webinar on how to improve the education experience while optimizing infrastructure and reducing cost, featuring a great panel including Google for Education, Homer Central School District, and Cameyo. 

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Filed Under: Legacy Applications, legacy application, Education, Chromebooks, Google Cloud Platform, Digital Transformation, VDI, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Webinar, GCP, Virtual Application Delivery

K-12: Eliminate Your PC Labs with End-of-Year Cost Savings with Cameyo

May 22, 2019
By Jordan Pusey

In a world where K-12 school districts focus on cloud-first strategies and one-to-one computing initiatives, are expensive PC labs necessary? When schools are turning to Chromebook and iPad for cheaper hardware and easier management to reduce costs, they find that there are still edge cases that still involve purchasing a PC lab to support a handful of Windows applications. Cameyo eliminates...

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Filed Under: Technology, Application Virtualization, Cost Savings, Education

Citrix XenApp 6.5 End of Life. Don’t Wait. Migrate.

August 01, 2018
By Arden Harvey

End of life is here for Citrix XenApp 6.5. Thousands of organizations have yet to upgrade or move to another solution. If you are one of them, let’s consider the implications.

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Filed Under: Legacy Applications, Application Virtualization, Education

Finally a Simple Way to Run Windows Applications on a Chromebook

June 22, 2018
By Andrew Miller

If you have a Chromebook, you know what a pain it is to run Windows apps on it.

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Filed Under: Legacy Applications, Education, Roblox, Chromebooks