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SearchServerVirtualization.com has announced the winners of its 2009 Products of the Year awards in six categories: platforms, management, backup and storage, hardware, security and desktop virtualization.
You can manage profiles with Active Directory or the tools built into your VDI software, but third-party options from AppSense, RES software and Liquidware Labs offer more features and can reduce storage needs.
Citrix bought Virtual, a company that makes an ARM-based hypervisor for mobile app test and dev and boasts a who's who of security experts on its staff. The acquisition seems natural, but what will come out of it remains to be seen.