Client Virtualization Strategy

I have been thinking lately about how to virtualize our client base to make them more manageable and flexible while making them more reliable at the same time. I was looking at various VDI and application virtualization solutions but needed a big picture to present to our management to show a complete solution.

For licensing and simplicity reasons, I was leaning toward the Microsoft virtualization stack with Terminal Server, Virtual Desktop, and App-V. After a bit of looking, I found a great whitepaper at
This whitepaper provides a high-level overview of the various technologies needed, how they work together, and the benefits of the solution.

A few other links:
MS App-V Trial Guide:
Remote Desktop in 2008 R2 (including VDI):

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