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  • What's new for vWorkspace – November 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Subscribe to the RSS...
  • What's new for vWorkspace - October 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Subscribe to the RSS...
  • Dell Wyse vWorkspace for Azure

    Dell Wyse vWorkspace is now available through Microsoft’s Azure Marketplace . It’s easily accessible and takes no time at all to provision a single virtual image that provides a virtual desktop environment for your end users. It’s great...
  • Wyse vWorkspace WSM 8.6 - What's new with User Profile Layering

    Wyse vWorkspace WSM 8.6.0 is striking a new path on how user profiles can be managed. This document explains how this new Option works, and what the benefits for organizations and end users are.
  • What's new for vWorkspace – September – 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Knowledgebase Articles...
  • What's new for vWorkspace – August 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Knowledgebase Articles...
  • Wyse vWorkspace and WSM Integration

    The latest offering of Wyse vWorkspace (version 8.6) includes the Wyse Streaming Manager (WSM) as a fully integrated optional component. The WSM installer is seamlessly incorporated into the vWorkspace installation process and can be installed with or...
  • Wyse vWorkspace High Availability

    The latest release of Wyse vWorkspace (version 8.6) includes quite an array of improvements. One of which is the ability to configure high availability (HA) natively. Until now, Microsoft SCVMM was a required 3 rd party tool that had to be installed separately...
  • PowerShell Module for Wyse vWorkspace 8.6

    Good day, Below you will find a download link for the latest release of the Wyse vWorkspace 8.6 PowerShell Module. vWorkspace 8.6 PowerShell x64 This release provides PowerShell automation for an 8.6 virtual desktop environment and provides the...
  • Product Release: Dell Wyse vWorkspace Connector for Mac OS X version 8.6

    It is my privilege to announce the recently released Connector for Mac OS X version 8.6. Wyse vWorkspace Connectors allow you to access Windows and Linux desktops and applications from any modern Mac OS X end point. Your mobility is improved, security...
  • Product Release: Dell Wyse vWorkspace 8.6

    I am pleased to announce the release of Dell Wyse vWorkspace 8.6. vWorkspace is Dell’s simple, flexible, high-performance desktop virtualization solution that provides secure remote access to Windows applications and desktops from Windows, Chrome...
  • What's new for vWorkspace – July 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Subscribe to the RSS...
  • Wyse vWorkspace 8.6 - Setting up load balancing using ZEN NLB Appliance

    Wyse vWorkspace provides built-in load balancing capabilities for the Connection Broker role to build a scalable and reliable VDI solution out of the box. 3rd Party load balancers, like the ZEN NLB Appliance used in this example, can become usefull...
  • Product Release: Dell Wyse vWorkspace Connector for iOS 8.6

    It is my privilege to announce the recently released Connector for iOS version 8.6. Wyse vWorkspace Connectors allow you to access Windows and Linux desktops and applications from any modern iOS device. Your mobility is improved, security is improved...
  • Dell Wyse vWorkspace Connector for Android v 8.6 Beta

    The vWorkspace team is making available a beta build of the Dell Wyse vWorkspace Connector for Android. Similar to the Mac and iOS Connectors we have made some significant changes as seen below. We have added email lookup to the automatic configuration...
  • What's new for vWorkspace – June 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Knowledgebase Articles...
  • Finally, desktop virtualization is easy and affordable for anyone - Dell Appliance for Wyse - vWorkspace

    In the past setting up a virtual desktop infrastructure has been anything but simple. You've needed: access to the appropriate servers for the workload with the right type and amount of CPUs, memory, disks and network. expertise installing...
  • Dell vWorkspace Profile Editor v 2.0 - A Community Tool

    Hi, A little while back I created a small utility to help maintain your profiles in vWorkspace, more specifically to remove any unwanted large files. For more information on this please see my original blog post. Orgianlly this tool was developed because...
  • Dell Wyse vWorkspace Connector for iOS and Mac OS X betas

    Hello, Off the tail of the vWorkspace 8.6 Beta, we are making available beta builds of both the Dell Wyse vWorkspace Connector for iOS and vWorkspace Connector for Mac OS X. You will find that we have made some significant changes in the connectors...
  • Feature spotlight: vWorkspace 8.6 connector simplification

    Dell Wyse vWorkspace "connectors" are the "end-user" native OS software that is installed on an endpoint so people can access applications, desktops or content that is provided by an IT department or service provider. These exist for...
  • Dell Wyse vWorkspace 8.5 PowerShell Module

    Good day, Below are links for the x86 and x64 installers of the Wyse vWorkspace 8.5 PowerShell module. This module allows for automation of administrative tasks on a 8.5 version of the vWorkspace Connection Broker using various means, i.e. a script...
  • Feature spotlight: vWorkspace 8.6 - infrastructure internationalization (i18n) and connector localization (l10n)

    In Wyse vWorkspace 8.6 (available now) there are substantial changes to the infrastructure and connectors as it pertains to supporting environments that use non-Roman alphabets, unicode and DBCS (double-byte character set) Infrastructure internationalization...
  • Dell Wyse vWorkspace v 8.6 Beta

    Hello, The Dell Cloud Client-Computing group has released a public beta of Wyse vWorkspace version 8.6. For many years vWorkspace has been a fully featured virtual desktop delivery platform that has matured with each release. Wyse vWorkspace supports...
  • vWorkspace and F5 BigIP LTM

    In many vWorkspace deployments remote access to applications and data is a primary goal. This is often achieved by implementing the Remote Access role of vWorkspace within an organization's DMZ. In so doing, your employees can access the vWorkspace...
  • What's new for vWorkspace - April 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Documentation Wyse...
  • Advanced Targeting: Secure access to virtual desktops using granular, flexible policy-based access control

    Great new article on Wyse vWorkspace Advanced Targeting by Nicholas Cuendet and Reed Martin with Dell Cloud Client Computing. http://dell.to/1yCaQ3Q Enjoy, Kelly Craig Product Management - Wyse vWorkspace
  • What's new for vWorkspace - March 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Documentation ...
  • What's new for vWorkspace – February 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Documentation ...
  • Product Release: Wyse vWorkspace ThinShell version 2.5.3

    Good day, Just a quick note to make you aware of the release of version 2.5.3 of ThinShell. ThinShell is very popular with our customers and is often used in thin client deployments because it is a Windows-based shell replacement utility. This...
  • What's new for vWorkspace – January 2015

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Subscribe Documentation...
  • Feature Spotlight – Dell Wyse vWorkspace Advanced Targeting

    Recently whilst working on a project with a school it highlighted a perfect example of an advanced feature of Wyse vWorkspace. The school needed to adhere to their licensing and other preferences when it came to publishing desktops to their users, they...
  • Wyse WSM 7: Application Virtualization with Layering

    Wyse WSM (or Wyse Streaming Manager) delivers a Client Hosted Virtual Desktop from the cloud, providing a full-blown PC experience for users who need to run specialized or non-published applications and peripherals that don’t adapt well to VDI....
  • Product Release: Wyse vWorkspace Connector for Mac OS X version 8.5

    Good day, We just released version 8.5 of the vWorkspace Connector for Mac OS X. The Connector for Mac is desktop virtualization client software that enables you to access Windows and Linux based desktops, applications and data from your Mac anytime...
  • CONFIG.XML Deciphered

    This is an updated edit to a previous post from some time ago to raise its awareness of this great feature for pre v8.5 versions. In previous posts we had talked about how you could configure the Wyse vWorkpspace client to automatically get configured...
  • Auto-configuration of Provision Networks Clients

    One common question to our Technical Support Engineers is how do I auto-configure clients that are not logging on via Web-IT (the vWorkspace Secure Web Portal). This is for pre v8.5 connectors and farms. Stephen Yorke from our Technical Support Department...
  • Dell Wyse vWorkspace ThinShell 2.5.2

    It is my pleasure to introduce you to vWorkspace ThinShell. ThinShell is a shell replacement for Windows PCs and thin clients. Shell replacement allows organizations to transform their existing PCs into thin-behaving clients. ThinShell ...
  • What's new for vWorkspace – December 2014

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Subscribe Documentation...
  • vWorkspace 8.5 Performance Benchmark

    The inception of Wyse vWorkspace began in the early 2000’s with the development of management and optimization tools such as the Universal Printer and Automated Task Management. These tools, and others, were used to optimize and streamline Server...
  • Attention UK Mac Users - keyboard mapping

    Hello Guys and Girls, I was talking to a customer the other day about Macs and he mentioned that one of his bugbears was not being able to use his mac keyboard properly. For example, The \ key is obviously very helpful when connecting to a share \...
  • Latest release of vWorkspace 8.5: FAQ's

    What is the difference between Premier and Desktop Edition? Premier Edition supports users connecting to vWorkspace enabled RD Session Host (RDSH) and Legacy Windows Terminal Server. In addition, with the release of version 8.5, Wyse Streaming Manager...
  • What's new for vWorkspace - September 2014

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Subscribe Documentation...
  • What's new for vWorkspace - August 2014

    Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base Articles. Subscribe What's...
  • New licensing options for vWorkspace

    In August 2014, we are introducing new ways to license vWorkspace. In the past, the most common way to license vWorkspace was based on the number of concurrent users (CCU). While CCU licensing has been popular for many years, feedback was that it was...
  • Dell vWorkspace Profile Editor

    In the early part of my career I was a programmer and from time to time I still get some enjoyment from putting code together, especially when I can create something that helps the vWorkspace community. So I have developed a small utility to help manage...
  • How to install and configure RDP8

    Hello, Recently we've seen a few customers having issue using RDP 8 and 8.1 with vWorkspace. We've seen issues where pre-reqs are missing. GPO's are not configured. Only one of the machines has RDP8 and issues where the vWorkspace...
  • What's new for vWorkspace - July 2014

    What's new for vWorkspace Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base...
  • What's new for vWorkspace - June 2014

    What's new for vWorkspace Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base...
  • What's new for vWorkspace - May 2014

    What's new for vWorkspace Updated monthly, this publication provides you with new and recently revised information and is organized in the following categories; Documentation, Notifications, Patches, Product Life Cycle, Release, Knowledge Base...
  • vWorkspace Web Access and Azure Multi-Factor Authentication

    Hello, Recently we were asked to look into utilising Azure MFA to be the on-premises 2FA provider for a customer's vWorkspace environment. Azure MFA is a very cool solution for 2FA that can integrate with IIS authentication to secure Microsoft...
  • Web Access - Application Click Delay

    In certain situations you may not want to allow end users to click on an application multiple times. This is possible to configure in AppPortal but is not currently available in Web Access. We’ve therefore come up with a way to achieve this with...