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ZENworks Application Virtualization Version Comparison

Version ZENworks Application Virtualization 10.x ZENworks Application Virtualization 9.x ZENworks Application Virtualization 8.x ZENworks Application Virtualization 7.x

Packaging Automation

Application templates Yes Yes Yes Yes
Application snapshotting Yes Yes Yes Yes
Manual application creation Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi-language support for virtual applications Yes Yes only for Microsoft Office variants No
Application harvesting using Recipes Yes Yes only for Microsoft Office variants No
Recipe matching service via desktop scan Yes Yes No No
Application templates and hosting service hosted online Yes Yes No No

Run-time Environments

One-click add for .NET 1.1, 2.0, 3.0 and 3.5 Runtimes Yes Yes Yes Yes
One-click add for Sun Java Runtime Yes Yes Yes Yes
One-click add for Adobe Flash, Adobe Shockwave and Adobe Reader Yes Yes Yes Yes
One-click add for SQL Express Runtime Yes Yes Yes Yes
One-click add for .NET 4.0 Runtime Yes Yes Yes No

Package Configuration

Platform Configuration Merge (XP, Vista and Windows 7 configurations) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sandbox Merge Yes Yes Yes Yes
Application compression Yes Yes Yes Yes
Virtual filesystem search Yes Yes Yes Yes
Virtual registry search Yes Yes Yes Yes
Virtual registry import Yes Yes Yes No
Define SVM search criteria in ZAV Studio Yes Yes Yes No

Platform Support

Microsoft Vista Yes Yes Yes Yes
Microsoft Windows 7 Yes Yes Yes Yes
64-bit virtual applications Yes Yes Yes No
Windows 8 Yes No No No

Publishing

Publish application to USB Drive Yes Yes Yes Yes
Publish application to ZENworks Configuration Management ZONE Yes Yes Yes Yes

Streaming

Web application portal Yes No No No
Intelligent streaming from web server or UNC share Yes Yes Yes No
Intelligent streaming of juke-boxed suite applications Yes Yes No No
Offline execution of streamed applications Yes Yes No No

Security

Application Expiration Yes Yes Yes Yes
Limit application execution to ZENworks management devices Yes Yes Yes Yes
Limit application execution based on Microsoft Active Directory membership Yes Yes No No
Embed custom security shims to control application launch behavior Yes Yes No No

ZAV Server

Assign applications to eDirectory/Active Directory users and groups Yes No No No
Easily profile/optimize apps for streaming through the management console Yes No No No
Limit the number of users/devices that can access the application simultaneously Yes No No No
Track usage of virtual applications in your environment Yes No No No

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