My thoughts on VMWare buying CloudVolumes

Over the past few months I have become a serious CloudVolumes aficionado.  To me the approach they were taking for the application virtualization stack was exactly the right one… attach at the user logon and roam across any device, anywhere.  I’ve looked at the competition… Unidesk, Liquidware FlexApp, Citrix PVD, and Mirage all frankly have […]

Application Layer Extraction is the Next Frontier

For many, many years now we’ve have various layers to our user cake.  We’ve extracted the OS from the hardware with hypervisors and OS virtualization.  We’ve extracted the user with RES, AppSense, UPM, you name it.  We’ve extracted data with redirected folders and network shares.  The last slice of the cake is, to me anyway, […]