Microsoft, VMware, and Citrix Top the Vendor List
Not surprisingly, the three biggest providers of desktop virtualization software—Microsoft, VMware, and Citrix—top the list of vendors either selected by or currently under consideration by the IT professionals in this survey. But respondents are also willing to consider a number of smaller vendors. While no one of these smaller companies is getting the same level of consideration as the established players, collectively they are attracting the attention of IT.
Software Vendors Considered (n=200)
Microsoft VMware Citrix Virtual Computer RES Software Atlantis Computing PanLogic Wyse Wanova MokaFive Scense Other software vendors
10% 10% 10% 8% 7% 6% 6% 14% 16% 40% 60%
Which of the following software vendors have you chosen, or are you currently considering, for implementation of desktop virtualization?
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