MSYS2 is an independent rewrite of MSYS, based on modern Cygwin (POSIX compatibility layer) and MinGW-w64 with the aim of better interoperability with native Windows software.
- - MSYS2 is the most popular Windows alternative to Ulteo Open Virtual Desktop.
- - MSYS2 is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Ulteo Open Virtual Desktop.
Knoppix is an operating system based on Debian designed to be run directly from a CD / DVD (Live CD) or a USB key (Live USB), one of the first of its kind for any operating system. When starting a program, it is loaded from the removable medium and decompressed into a RAM drive.
- - Knoppix is the most popular Linux alternative to Ulteo Open Virtual Desktop.
Cooperative Linux (short-named coLinux) is the first working free and open source method for optimally running Linux on Microsoft Windows natively.
Cooperative Linux FeaturesDiscontinued
Not developed anymore, last news are from 2014.
SpeedLinux is a customized coLinux. coLinux is not a VM but it can be used in the same way. Installation of Speedlinux results in a complete LINUX System with X server running side on side with Windows on a single PC.
A portable image of Ubuntu that could run in Windows as a native win32 application. Adds capabilities to execute Linux applications and integrate with the Windows desktop.
Portable Ubuntu Remix Features
UDS Enterprise is a top performance multiplatform connection broker to deploy and administer Windows and Linux virtual desktops and applications.
UDS Enterprise Features
Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure is software that provides a complete solution for managing, hosting, and providing access to virtualized desktop operating systems hosted in the data center.
- - Oracle VDI is the most popular commercial alternative to Ulteo Open Virtual Desktop.