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  • "The solution has a perpetual license and it is purchased upfront."
  • "It will probably cost about $500 USD to get the resources set up in the cloud."
  • "Although not an expensive product, pricing is always something that can be improved."
  • "It's not an expensive solution."
  • "It's not an expensive product."
  • "Its licensing is on a yearly basis. We're on the educational or academic license, and our terms are good. We're very happy with the pricing."
  • "The pricing could always be improved."
  • "The solution is overly expensive."
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    Also Known As
    Remote Desktop Services, MS Remote Desktop Services
    aDesk VDI
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    Overview
    Remote Desktop Services is a server role in Windows Server that provides technologies that enable users to access session-based desktops, virtual machine-based desktops, or applications in the data center from both within a corporate network and from the Internet. Remote Desktop Services enables a rich-fidelity desktop or application experience, and helps to securely connect remote users from managed or unmanaged devices.

    Sangfor aDesk VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) Solution is the latest virtual desktop cloud solution based on hyper-converged infrastructure. Through deeply integrated server virtualization, desktop virtualization and storage virtualization, it only takes an aDesk thin client appliance and a cloud terminal to deliver rapid deployment of cloud platform.

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    Sample Customers
    Bank Alfalah Ltd.
    Macau City University, 12306 Chinese Railway Customer Service Center, Bank of Communications Vietnam, Paiho Group Vietnam
    Top Industries
    REVIEWERS
    Financial Services Firm17%
    Manufacturing Company11%
    Healthcare Company11%
    Government11%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider24%
    Computer Software Company20%
    Government9%
    Educational Organization5%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider30%
    Computer Software Company24%
    Real Estate/Law Firm6%
    Educational Organization5%
    Company Size
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    Small Business35%
    Midsize Enterprise26%
    Large Enterprise38%
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    Microsoft Remote Desktop Services is ranked 2nd in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) with 20 reviews while Sangfor aDesk VDI is ranked 15th in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI). Microsoft Remote Desktop Services is rated 8.2, while Sangfor aDesk VDI is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Microsoft Remote Desktop Services writes "Good remote application access that can be allowed on a per-user or per-group basis". On the other hand, Microsoft Remote Desktop Services is most compared with TeamViewer, VMware Horizon View, Parallels Access, Citrix Workspace and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, whereas Sangfor aDesk VDI is most compared with VMware Horizon Cloud, Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, VMware Horizon 7 and VMware Horizon View.

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