Today at Citrix Synergy Citrix announced the Remote PC feature of XenDesktop. This adds another delivery method to the FlexCast model. A lot of people’s reaction have been how is this different from what we have already been doing and that this is not a new feature. This is not a new concept, but addresses challenges with the old/current methods. In the blog post I am going to go over the challenges with past/current methods, how this is different, and what additional features Remote PC provides to XenDesktop.
Providing users access to their physical PCs has been done by either publishing RDP to them in XenApp or installing the XenDesktop VDA and assigning them to their PC. Using either of these methods work, but also provide some challenges. Below are some high level challenges with current methods.
To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, XenDesktop Remote PC Feature- Jarian Gibson