VMworld Highlight; vmware Horizon Suite & Horizon Data demo (formerly Octopus)

Desktop as a Service. Dropbox. Consumerization…. and so on. @NexusStratos (Tim Pfaff aka “The Angry VCP” & @jerridcunniff) and I presented “EUC Kung Fu” at the vmworld vBrownbag flash talks about VDI moving to a broader definition; End User Computing (EUC).  So in other words it’s not just about a hosted virtual desktop.  Here’s where…

PCoIP MAC keyboard tip (helpful for spreadsheets)

(this is key for spreadsheets, etc) If you’re working within a Virtual Desktop on a MAC with the PCoIP client you’ll notice the “control” key on the keyboard doesn’t work (map) like a windows keyboard. Normally on a MAC keyboard you’d use the “command” key but that doesn’t work inside a MAC PCoIP virtual desktop…