Comparing Moka5 LivePC and Citrix Desktop Player

Comparing Moka5 LivePC and Citrix Desktop Player In January of 2014 Citrix released Desktop Player for Macs, an add-on to XenDesktop. Recent information on their website indicates that a Windows version will be available in Tech Preview “soon” (this has … Continued

Project SkyNet Update – Everything you want to know in one place

A lot has happened since we announced Project SkyNet last October. Today, we announced the availability of access to a SkyNet preview. With so much information available, we’ve put together a list so you can access it all from this … Continued

We Agree, Microsoft – SaaS Apps Need to be Secured Too

In his blog post Architecture Matters: Protecting Data in a Mobile First, Cloud First World, Microsoft’s Brad Anderson argues that “the trend of moving to cloud-hosted services is real and it is accelerating,” yet many enterprise management vendors are overlooking … Continued

Where Agent-based IT Solutions Fall Short

Too often in the enterprise, as new challenges arise we try to shoehorn them into existing solutions. A technology that was originally developed for a specific use case is now being contorted in unintended and unnatural ways. The use of … Continued

How secure is your data — really?

Business technology, we all know, evolves quickly. But is the pace of change in IT too fast? In some cases, the answer to that question seems to be yes. For instance, look at how much more complicated data and service … Continued

A New Year: 2014 Wrap-up and Predictions for 2015

1. What were the biggest trends in Enterprise Computing in 2014? In general we would say that 2014 was really a “wait and see” year in general for the BYOD/Mobility space. Large enterprises are still in POC evaluation mode as … Continued

Windows7 Enters Extended Support Period

Selling more than 20 million licenses per month in the three years it was officially being marketed, Windows 7 is clearly the winner of “most popular Windows OS.” If even 50% of those licenses are still operational, that means the … Continued

Jack Madden includes Project SkyNet on Stories to Watch in 2015

Instead of making a lot of shot in the dark predictions, enterprise mobility management (EMM) expert Jack Madden has published a list of enterprise mobility management stories the BrianMadden.com team will be following in 2015. His list is focused on … Continued

Ericsson Says Enterprise Needs to Shift to Data-centric Security Approaches – We Agree

Earlier this month, Mari Silbey’s Light Reading article, Ericsson Calls for Data-centric Security Approach, reported that Ericsson Head of Cloud Technology Jason Hoffman had called for companies to move from trying to secure entire systems to focusing on securing the … Continued

Server-Side Containers vs. Client-Side Containers: Why you actually need both

The idea of software-defined containers on the server has gained significant ground recently with industry leaders such as Docker, Amazon, and Google expounding on their utility for application development and deployment. At the same time, End User Computing (EUC) vendors … Continued