An alternative to the Citrix XenApp streaming method is offered by Microsoft with its App-V platforms. The Microsoft App-V software, which is quite similar to the XenApp application profiling technique, permits you to publish the software to the end user desktop through the use of a specific client.
In this chapter, we will discuss the components and the way in which Microsoft App-V works.
To learn how to implement an App-V architecture, you can refer to the Microsoft Application Virtualization Advanced Guide book by Augusto Alvarez published by Packt Publishing.
For a full version of the App-V infrastructure, you need two or more servers on which to install and configure the following ...