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VMware Horizon Workspace Essentials

By : Joel Lindberg, Peter Bjork, Peter von Oven
Book Image

VMware Horizon Workspace Essentials

By: Joel Lindberg, Peter Bjork, Peter von Oven

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (16 chapters)
VMware Horizon Workspace Essentials
About the Authors
About the Reviewers

An overview of Horizon Workspace on a mobile

Mobile management has become a hot topic on every IT department's agenda. Historically, Microsoft ActiveSync and Blackberry were the two main mobile phone management solutions. With the release of Apple's iPhone and Google's Android, it has become clear that we need another way to manage our corporate data that is stored on mobile devices. Enterprise Mobile Management (EMM) is still very much an emerging technology, and many startup companies have jumped into this market space with a wide range of solutions, all with different capabilities.

The mobile market of today is dominated by two mobile operating systems: Apple's iOS and Google's Android. Android is the fastest growing platform, but iOS has a stable market share, especially in the USA and European markets. Other types of devices such as Windows Mobile or Blackberry have a limited market share when compared to Apple and Android. In comparison, the challenges that a company faces in supporting...