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TechValidate Research on Liquidware

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415 Customers Surveyed

2,738 Data Points Collected

27 Published TechFacts

19 Published Charts

27 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


FlexApp Customer Fact

Competitive Edge Checkpoint

Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf chose FlexApp over VMware AppVolumes and Citrix AppDisk.

Stratusphere UX Customer Research

Hybrid Desktop Environments

97% of respondents are supporting more than 1 desktop platform in their desktop environments.

Physical Windows Devices
79%
VMware Horizon
72%
Citrix Xendesktop / Citrix XenApp
39%
RDSH
16%
Desktop As A Service (DaaS)
8%

FlexApp Customer Fact

Competitive Edge Checkpoint

A medium enterprise health care company chose FlexApp over VMware AppVolumes and Citrix Unidesk.

Stratusphere UX Customer Research

Stratusphere UX Key Benefits

Key benefits for respondents rated by priority order

Ability to drill down into details for specific areas (e.g., users, machines, applications, etc.).
67%
Ability to do forensic analysis (Health Checks) into root causes of issues.
61%
Time-based data allows me to see performance changes over time.
54%
Ability to obtain unique data and metrics not available in other solutions.
52%
Ability to gain comprehensive view across ALL desktop platforms (e.g., physical, virtual, etc.).
43%

Stratusphere UX Case Study

Informa

Introduction

This case study of Informa is based on a September 2017 survey of Stratusphere UX customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenge that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Stratusphere UX:

  • Considered / used the following option prior to selecting Stratusphere UX:
    • EG Innovations

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Stratusphere UX that the surveyed company uses:

  • Is currently supporting =choice=.
    • Physical Windows Devices
    • Citrix Xendesktop / Citrix XenApp
    • Desktop As A Service (DaaS)
  • Rates Stratusphere UX in the following areas compared to other competitive solutions:
    • Assessment/onboarding: superior to
    • Application inventory: superior to
    • Capacity planning: superior to
    • Diagnostics: superior to
    • Troubleshooting: better than
  • Performs the following tasks with Stratusphere UX:
    • Identified and addressed login slowdowns
    • Kept track of application processes across desktop platforms (physical devices, VDI, RDSH, DaaS)
    • Received critical data about other components of the desktop environment (AD Group Policy, protocols, network, storage, graphics)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Stratusphere UX:

  • Chose Stratusphere UX over other options for the following reasons:
    • Ability to drill down into details for specific areas (users, machines, applications, etc.)
    • Time-based data that allows users to see performance changes over time
    • Ability to gain a comprehensive view across ALL desktop platforms (physical, virtual, etc.)
    • Ability to do forensic analysis (Health Checks) into root causes of issues
  • Reports that performing diagnostics to both troubleshoot problems and maintain desktop performance is the most important task they perform with Stratusphere UX.

FlexApp Case Study

Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise financial services company is based on a March 2017 survey of FlexApp customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“FlexApp’s primary advantage is reduction in the overall complexity of our desktop image when it comes to hardware refreshes.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select FlexApp:

  • Important applications to be able to layer:
    • Office productivity
    • Homegrown
    • Vertical market
  • Chose FlexApp over other layering solutions because it:
    • Had the ability to package more diverse applications
    • Was more scalable

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of FlexApp that the surveyed company uses:

  • Desktop environment is 1,001 – 5,000.
  • Is currently running FlexApp in a production environment.
  • Applications FlexApp’d to date:
    • Office productivity
    • Developer tool

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with FlexApp:

  • Chose FlexApp over:
    • VMware AppVolumes
    • Citrix Unidesk
  • Rated FlexApp’s features/values compared to competitive solutions:
    • Speed and ease of packaging applications: Good
    • Application compatibility: Good
    • Ability to reduce desktop complexity: Excellent
    • Ability to lower TCO: Excellent
    • Support services: Good
  • Realized Benefits:
    • Reduced complexity in the desktop environment
    • Reduced the number of solutions they needed to manage applications across all desktop platforms


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