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Desktop Virtualization

Microsoft Desktop Virtualization is a broad range of offerings to meet operating system, application, data, and user virtualization needs. This page offers guidance and tools to help you deploy and configure these technologies in order to enable anywhere access, and improve security and compliance.


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Introducing UE-V and Microsoft App-V 5.0
Microsoft User Experience Virtualization (UE-V) is an enterprise-scale user state virtualization solution that delivers a user’s personal Windows experience across many devices, is simple for IT to deploy, and easily integrates with existing management tools. Microsoft Application Virtualizaton (App-V) 5.0 brings a consistent virtual application experience to the user while giving IT the best of both worlds: the ability to provide isolation from other applications, reducing conflicts and time spent regression testing, and the flexibility to enable connected applications to enjoy full interaction.

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