O'Reilly logo

VMware View 5 Desktop Virtualization Solutions by Andre Leibovici, Jason Langone

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Other clients

Other clients can include items such as an Apple iPhone, Asus Transformer (Android-based tablet), Apple iPad, or a Dell Streak. The most popular peripherals right now are tablet-based end devices, primarily the Apple iPad and Android-based tablets.

The drawback of these other clients is that they may not support Local Mode. Also, devices, for example, the Apple iPad do not support Local Mode, meaning that when the end user is out-of-band (for example, on an airplane without Wi-Fi), the user will be unable to access his/her desktop.

For organizations deploying tablets as the end device, it is strongly encouraged to provide a keyboard solution with the tablets. Today, most of the users are native users of conventional keyboard and mouse ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required