I’m describing a situation that is typically solved by application virtualization using Microsoft App-V or any other application virtualization product but I still encounter a lot of companies that do not want to virtualize their apps. In my mind, with good reason. This post is about a simple trick using the Windows registry that may help you to personalize an application that stores its settings in HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE. The trick is about strings and expandable strings.Add a comment
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Networld Corporation, a leading distributor of IT infrastructure solutions in Japan, announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Login VSI BV regarding Login VSI.
Tokyo, July 17 2012 – Networld Corporation (Networld), a leading distributor of IT infrastructure solutions in Japan, announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Login VSI BV (Login) regarding Login Virtual Session Indexer (Login VSI).Add a comment
Many of our customers lack the manpower, specific knowledge or infrastructure to execute the SBC or VDI tests they desire. For this reason Login VSI has created a new global testing practice where experienced VDI consultants help you onsite or remote. As of today, these testing services are available through our offices in The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and the USA.Add a comment
Testing tool Login VSI fully integrated into RES Software’s quality & assurance process.
San Francisco, May 15 2012 – Login Consultants, the vendor of Login VSI, the de-facto industry standard benchmarking tool for Server Based Computing (SBC) and Virtual Desktop Infrastructures (VDI), announced today that RES Software is the first IT vendor to receive the ‘Tested with Login VSI’ award in recognition of their proven commitment towards testing and securing the performance and scalability of their flagship solution, RES Workspace Manager.Add a comment
New module now available in Beta.
Amsterdam, March 29, 2012 - Login Consultants today announced the new Client Side Performance Testing module for Login VSI, the industry standard benchmarking tool for SBC and VDI environments. This new module allows performance testers to objectively measure and analyze the performance of remoting protocols such as VMware PCoIP, Citrix ICA/HDX, Microsoft RDP, Quest EOP and others.Add a comment
Frank Anderson (@FrankCAnderson) performed protocol tests to compare Citrix XenDesktop 5.5 (HDX) with VMware View 5 (PCoIP) and used Login VSI to generate a medium user workload. Both LAN and WAN scenarios were tested by measuring the bandwidth consumption and frame rate statistics.
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Amsterdam, November 24, 2011 – Login Consultants released Login VSI 3.5; a new version of the benchmarking tool for VDI and SBC infrastructures. This update offers new analysis and comparison possibilities and simplifies usage and deployment even further.Add a comment
Independent Research Project VRC: Phase IV describes pros and cons
Today PQR and Login Consultants released Phase IV of Project ‘Virtual Reality Check’ (VRC). The white paper describes the impact and best practices of application virtualization on a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI).Add a comment
Microsoft testing the added value of Hyper-V for VDI using Login VSI
Choosing a hypervisor for deploying a VDI solution involves a number of important considerations, each of which can be fulfilled by using Microsoft's Hyper-V 2008 R2 SP1 hypervisor-based virtualization technology. When implemented together with the Microsoft System Center family of products and desktop virtualization technologies from partners, organizations can build integrated VDI solutions that can meet the needs of your business while keeping costs under control.Add a comment
VDI capacity testing now less complex and up to 100.000 users.
Amsterdam, December 15, 2010 - Login Consultants releases Login VSI 3.0; the latest version of their testing and benchmarking tool for virtualized desktop infrastructures. Already Login VSI is seen as the industry standard by major players in the desktop virtualization market, including Cisco, Citrix, HP, Intel and Microsoft. Login VSI is now available.Add a comment