Treasure Island: A Deep dive into ZENworks Application Virtualization 7.1
by Jason Blackett
Novell Connection Magazine - October 2009
Here's an excerpt:
Dealing with software conflicts, incompatibility between software
and OS versions and testing applications in new environments can
create a significant drain on IT resources as well as cut into user
productivity. One of the major causes of application failure is from
application conflicts created by DLL files getting over written and
registry settings being changed as a result of new software
installations. By isolating the application from its underlying
operating system through application virtualization, these problems
can be drastically reduced and, in many cases, completely eliminated.
In fact, industry analysts indicate that by taking advantage of
virtual applications you can realize a 60 percent reduction in costs
associated with testing, packaging and supporting an application.
ZENworks Application Virtualization provides the following key features:
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