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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

Why different approaches to Digital Workspaces are good for the market

September 17, 2020
By Brandon Lee

To say there are many different approaches to providing solutions for your employees to work remotely would be a huge understatement.  There are literally myriads of solutions on the market that offer remote connectivity capabilities for remote employees to carry out business-critical tasks.

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Filed Under: Virtual Desktops, VDI, Virtual Application Delivery, Remote Work, Digital Workspaces, daas

Protecting Against the Spike in Remote Work-Focused Ransomware

August 25, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

A recent post from Catalin Cimpanu (@campuscodi) at ZDnet cites two separate reports - both of which highlight the fact that ransomware attacks are at an all-time high as ransomware groups target remote workers. 

According to two recent reports in recent weeks from Coveware and Emisoft, even though there have been highly-public attacks targeting unpatched Citrix servers and Pulse Secure VPN...

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Filed Under: RDP Issues, Virtual Desktops, Security, Citrix, VPN

4 Tips for Dealing with WFH Fatigue

August 12, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

As we enter the sixth month since the initial shelter-in-place orders went into effect, and with COVID-19 cases once again on the rise, it has become increasingly clear to most organizations that they will need to continue to support a work-from-home model for the foreseeable future. This is, of course, understandable and beneficial from a public health perspective, but that doesn’t change one...

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Filed Under: Virtual Desktops, VDI, Remote Work, Working From Home, Future of Work

Is It Time to Re-Evaluate the Security of Your Remote Work Solutions?

August 06, 2020
By Brandon Lee

Your organization, like many, has no doubt undergone a tremendous change in the way employees carry out their daily tasks since the beginning of the year.  As the shift for the majority has been to a remote workforce, organizations have had to adapt to the needs at hand due to COVID-19.

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Filed Under: Application Virtualization, Virtual Desktops, VDI, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Security, Virtual Application Delivery

6 Best Practices for Securing Remote Work

July 22, 2020
By Brandon Lee

There is no question about it, the past few months have certainly made organizations rethink the layout of their workforce.  At the first of the year, no one could have seen a global pandemic coming.  However, business had to react to the situation at hand, quickly and decisively.  

Due to the suddenness of how the global pandemic has unfolded since the beginning of the year, many...

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

IT Efficiency is Key to Justifying Investment in VDI & DaaS - and That’s a Problem

June 23, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

When it comes to justifying the investment in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) or Desktop as a Service (DaaS), a recent survey by the analysts at Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) reveals that the highest-rated factor (with 38% raking it the top concern) is the need to increase IT efficiency. This means that organizations place a lot of value in the ability to break through challenges that...

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Filed Under: Virtual Desktops, VDI, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Virtual Application Delivery, daas

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

Retail Chain Replaces Citrix with Cameyo

April 28, 2020
By Robb Henshaw

While there is a lot of talk in the industry about virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and Desktop as a Service (DaaS) products, those products (like Citrix, VMware, and Nutanix) simply don't work for many organizations' needs. We talk to companies every day who have tried those technologies and either:

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Filed Under: Cloud Application Delivery, Uncategorized, Chromebooks, Virtual Desktops, VDI, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Virtual Application Delivery