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The Forrester Wave™: Server-Hosted Virtual Desktops (VDI), Q3 2015

The Seven Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up

September 18, 2015

Why Read This Report

In Forrester's 26-criteria evaluation of server-hosted virtual desktop vendors, we identified the seven most significant software providers — Citrix, Dell, Listeq, Microsoft, Nimboxx, Oracle, and VMware — in the category and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report details our findings about how well each vendor fulfills our criteria and where they stand in relation to each other to help infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals select the right partner for their server-hosted virtual desktops.

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Table of Contents

  • Server-Hosted Virtual Desktops (VDI) Help You Meet Conflicting Goals
  • Technical Innovation And Experience Will Drive VDI Forward
  • The VDI Evaluation Overview
  • Evaluated Vendors Offer A Powerful Mix Of Capabilities
  • Vendor Profiles
  • Supplemental Material
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