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Find out what your peers are saying about Amazon WorkSpaces vs. VMware Horizon DaaS and other solutions. Updated: January 2022.
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  • "There are several different options available, but it can range anywhere from $85 to $150 a month per machine."
  • "The bundle works out to be approximately $20.00 per month."
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    Also Known As
    WorkSpaces
    VMware Horizon Desktop as a Service, Horizon DaaS, Horizon Desktop as a Service
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    Overview

    Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. We are driven by the excitement of building technologies, inventing products, and providing services that change lives. We embrace new ways of doing things, make decisions quickly, and are not afraid to fail. We have the scope and capabilities of a large company, and the spirit and heart of a small one. Together, Amazonians research and develop new technologies from Amazon Web Services to Alexa on behalf of our customers: shoppers, sellers, content creators, and developers around the world. Our mission is to be Earth's most customer-centric company. Our actions, goals, projects, programs, and inventions begin and end with the customer top of mind.

    VMware, a global leader in cloud infrastructure and digital workspace technology, accelerates digital transformation by enabling unprecedented freedom and flexibility in how our customers build and evolve IT environments. With VMware solutions, organizations are improving business agility by modernizing data centers and integrating public clouds, driving innovation with modern apps, creating exceptional experiences by empowering the digital workspace, and safeguarding customer trust by transforming security. VMware is a member of the Dell Technologies family of businesses.

    Offer
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    Learn more about VMware Horizon DaaS
    Sample Customers
    GrubHub, Endemol Shine Nederland, CMC Property Services
    Cisco, Dell, NetApp
    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Media Company24%
    Computer Software Company22%
    Comms Service Provider17%
    Manufacturing Company6%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company30%
    Comms Service Provider11%
    Media Company11%
    Manufacturing Company5%

    Amazon WorkSpaces is ranked 2nd in Desktop as a Service (DaaS) with 2 reviews while VMware Horizon DaaS is ranked 5th in Desktop as a Service (DaaS). Amazon WorkSpaces is rated 8.0, while VMware Horizon DaaS is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Amazon WorkSpaces writes "Reliable, flexible, easy to use, and allows me to work from anywhere". On the other hand, Amazon WorkSpaces is most compared with Amazon Appstream, Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops and Nutanix Frame, whereas VMware Horizon DaaS is most compared with Amazon Appstream, Nutanix Frame, Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops and Teradici Desktop Access.

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