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Microsoft Application Virtualization Alternatives

Microsoft Application Virtualization is described as 'application virtualization and application streaming solution from Microsoft. It was acquired by Microsoft during the acquisition of Boston, Massachusetts-based Softricity (SoftwareWow!) on July 17, 2006' and is a Virtualization tool in the network & admin category. There are seven alternatives to Microsoft Application Virtualization for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, VMware vSphere Hypervisor and Microsoft Hyper-V Server. The best alternative is VMware ThinApp. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try ThinStation or Thincast. Other great apps like Microsoft Application Virtualization are Turbo Studio, Thinfinity VirtualUI, UDS Enterprise and Unidesk.

Microsoft Application Virtualization alternatives are mainly Virtualization Tools but may also be Remote Desktop Tools or Software Updaters. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Microsoft Application Virtualization.
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  1. VMware ThinApp icon

    VMware ThinApp

    • Windows

    VMware ThinApp (formerly Thinstall) is an application virtualization and portable application creator suite by VMware that can package conventional applications so that they become portable applications.

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    Turbo Studio

    • Windows

    Turbo Studio (formerly Spoon.net) make you run your applications with no installs, dependencies, or conflicts. Deploy in standalone EXEs, with Turbo Server, or on Turbo.net.

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  3. Thinfinity VirtualUI makes it easy, fast, and inexpensive to take an application developed for the Windows desktop environment and make it available from the web.

    Turn your proprietary Windows applications into web apps without recoding.
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    ThinStation

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Thinstation is a basic and small, yet very powerful, open source thin client operating system supporting all major connectivity protocols: Citrix ICA, NoMachine NX, 2X ThinClient, Microsoft Windows terminal services (RDP, via RDesktop), VMWare Horizon View, Cendio ThinLinc...

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    Thincast

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    The world's fastest Graphics-Accelerated Desktop Virtualization solution with full DirectX 11 3D support!

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    UDS Enterprise

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    UDS Enterprise is a top performance multiplatform connection broker to deploy and administer Windows and Linux virtual desktops and applications.

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    Unidesk

    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • VMware vSphere Hypervisor
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Server

    Best-in-class Virtual Desktop Management Software empowering IT in education, healthcare, government and more to revolutionize their VMware Horizon View and Citrix XenDesktop deployments.

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