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What’s the best use of desktop virtualization?
  • Testing and development. Virtualization lets you create multiple virtual machines on a single piece of hardware, so it’s a perfect environment for experimentation. (700 votes)
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    52%
  • Deploying thin clients. A single system can host many virtual desktops, which can be more cost effective than dropping a PC on every desk -- and it allows tighter IT controls and/or more flexibility for users. (359 votes)
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    27%
  • Sorry – but it’s useless! I can’t think of any reason to virtualize a desktop. (179 votes)
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    13%
  • No idea! The jury is still out on this one. . . (101 votes)
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    8%

  • 1,339 total votes


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The REAL reason
By ZachDontScare on 9/7/2009 2:19:38 PM , Rating: 2
Now lets all list the REAL reason to use VMs.... so you can run games on your work machine without your company knowing about it.




RE: The REAL reason
By sheh on 9/7/2009 9:22:32 PM , Rating: 2
Or running games that would not run on the native OS/hardware.


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