UDS Enterprise & NodeWeaver help VDI projects come true

For many IT experts and administrators, hyper-convergence solutions have become a very good option when planning to build a desktop and application virtualization infrastructure. This type of tools greatly simplifly the management and scalability of the platform. Hence, VDI and hiperconvergence go currently hand in hand so that many projects go ahead, especially when talking about open and cost-effective solutions. Such is the case…

UCLouvain: VDI & vApp with UDS Enterprise + OpenNebula

As we commented in previous posts, the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain) made an interesting presentation about its VDI & vApp infrastructure with UDS Enterprise and OpenNebula at OpenNebulaConf 2018. The presentation, given by the Head of Support of UCLouvain, Frédéric Malengreau, was a success. Many of the attendees were interested in the technical details of their platform, with which they…

Velorcios Group presents UDS in the Canary Islands

Our Certified Partner Velorcios Group organized past Tuesday and Wednesday two technological breakfasts in the Canary Islands, where they addressed the way in which the workplace is being redefined in organizations and how the needs of the so-called 3.0 workers have changed due to the digital transformation of companies. To face these new challenges, Velorcios Group relies on the UDS…

Autelcom, new UDS Enterprise Certified Partner in Ecuador

UDS Enterprise has a new Certified Partner: Autelcom, the leading networking and telecommunications solutions integrator in Ecuador. This company was looking for the best solution to introduce the virtualization of desktops and applications in the Ecuadorian marketand thus help companies and organizations to optimize their technological and financial resources. They decided to trust the UDS Enterprise connection broker “for…

Full VDI stack: UDS Enterprise + XCP-ng + Xen Orchestra

The technological Alliance between VirtualCable and Vates provides interesting and innovative advantages to partners and customers. Both companies have come to an agreement to offer a complete turnkey VDI solution, which is positioned as a truly cost-effective alternative to other solutions in the market. The joint solution consists of three components that are fully compatible with each other: UDS Enterprise VDI & vApp connection broker,…

UCLouvain VDI Case Study with UDS at OpenNebulaConf

OpenNebulaConf 2018 is around the corner. The event will be hold in Amsterdam next Monday and Tuesday 12-13 of November. One of our customers, the Université Catholique de Louvain(UCLouvain) will present there their experience with UDS Enterprise and OpenNebula as key components of their desktop virtualization infrastructure to provide VDI access to their 37,000 students. Frederic Malengreau, Support…

UDS Enterprise helps New York students learning Robotics

A group of students at Hewlett-Woodmere public school in New York are preparing for First Tech Challenge (FTC) using the UDS Enterprise VDI & vApp connection broker. 23 elementary-school students, ages 8-10, are being taught by the Team Roboboogie to design, build, program, and operate robots to compete in a head-to-head challenge in an alliance format with students from other schools around…

New UDS Enterprise Authorized Partners

The UDS Enterprise Partners channel is constantly growing. During the past months, eight companies have taken the first step to improve their portfolio of solutions incorporating UDS Enterprise to their catalogue of products as the best solution for the administration and deployment of Windows and Linux virtual desktops and applications. The companies that have recently joined our Authorized Partners channel are: CO Technologies fom USA, the…

Students in El Salvador learn VDI with UDS

The students of Systems and Computer Engineering and the Computer Science Degree of the Universidad Tecnológica of El Salvador (UTEC) are using the UDS Enterprise connection broker in the last stage of their studies to learn how to deploy and manage virtual desktops and applications. “I chose UDS Enterprise because of the large number of hypervisors it supports, I think…

RedIRIS establishes the VES – UDS forum

Due to the growing interest in UDS Enterprise within the educational community, RedIRIS has created a specific coordination list to deal with technical issues related to this VDI & vApp connection broker. The VES – UDS forum (Desktop Virtualization – UDS Enterprise) is a collaborative workspace made up of academic organizations that use or are interested in the UDS Enterprise connection broker for Windows and…

UDS Enterprise Certified Partner in Portugal

The managed infrastructure servide provider Linkcom has recently joined UDS Enterprise Certified Partner ecosystem. This company is striving to become “a reference and an expertise partner on VDI solutions in Portugal”, said Paulo Couceiro, Senior System Engineer at Linkcom. To achieve this crucial goal they decided to add the VDI & vApp connection broker UDS Enterprise to their offer portfolio.…

Configuring advanced users in UDS Enterprise

The new version of the VDI & vApp UDS Enterprise connection broker offers platform administrators the possibility of granting users certain permissions on a service. In particular they can delete and restart a virtual desktop. To assign these permissions you must access the “Service Pools” section in the UDS Enterprise administration dashboard. Once there, when creating a new Pool or editing an…

Managing files on Chromebooks with UDS

The VDI & vApp connection broker UDS Enterprise allows to access virtual desktops and applications from Chromebook devices through its HTML5 connector. This type of connection allows to perform a series of advanced tasks regarding file management: Using the Chrome OS file browser you can access Google Drive. Once there, simply drag and drop any document, photo, video… on the virtual desktop to work on it. Once…

VDI & vApp on Chromebooks with UDS Enterprise

The UDS Enterprise connection broker brings the advantages of desktop and application virtualization to Chromebooks, low-cost computers that are currently booming in sectors such as education and public administration. The UDS Enterprise team has performed the appropiate tests to verify the compatibility of the VDI & vApp connection broker with Chrome OS, the operating system developed by Google governing…

UDS Enterprise adds new options for vCenter

The UDS Enterprise team has incorporated interesting developments in the VMware vCenter Platform Provider. Three different types of Services can now be deployed from this Service Provider using UDS Enterprise 2.2 version: “Clone Based – Full”, “Clone Based – Linked” and “Fixed Machines Pool”. A “Clone Based – Full” service creates virtual desktops with full and independent disks. In this way, if the machine…

UDS Enterprise, first VDI solution XCP-ng Ready

UDS Enterprise is the only VDI and vApp connection broker compatible with XCP-ng, a fully Open Source hypervisor based on XenServer. The XCP-ng team has verified the seamless integration of both solutions and has granted UDS Enterprise the XCP-ng Ready certification. UDS Enterprise is the first solution that has joined the XCP-ng ecosystem. The companies behind UDS Enterprise and…

Fully persistent virtual desktops with UDS Enterprise

The latest release of the VDI and vApp connection broker vApp UDS Enterprise 2.2 introduces a new concept in the configuration of virtual desktops: persistent desktops at user level. This new development allows you to deploy a full persistent desktop, which will remain intact until the administrator of the platform decides to remove it manually. So far, when creating…

Configuring Windows vApps in HA with UDS

UDS Enterprise 2.2 connection broker allows you to deploy virtual Windows applications in high availability (HA). This new functionality allows to avoid downtime or latency and guarantees a 24/7 seamless service for the users of the apps. HA is configured in a fast and simple way from the “Services” section of UDS Enterprise administration dashboard. There, we will register a new Service…

UDS Enterprise in the I OpenGnsys Conference

The I OpenGnsys Conference, which was held at the University of Malaga on the 7th and 8th of this month (June), was a success, for both the quality of the presentations and the number of attendees, which exceeded the expectations of the organization. Some of the presentations made during the event dealt with our UDS Enterprise connection broker. The University…

UDS Enterprise gets on the cloud

The UDS Enterprise team continues to advance and improve UDS Enterprise Cloud Edition to keep up with current market trends. This new marketing model offers its customers the possibility to enjoy all the advantages of desktop virtualization with UDS Enterprise on a pay-per-use basis. UDS Enterprise Cloud Edition allows you to deploy and manage virtual desktops hosted in a public or…

Walhalla launches WDI: VDI in the cloud with UDS Enterprise

Our Authorized Partner Walhalla Cloud has launched a new technology that will shake up the VDI business. It is WDI, Walhalla Desktop Infrastructure for VDI, a virtual desktops in the cloud solution with UDS Enterprise as a connection broker. This new solution provides additional advantages to the usual ones of desktop virtualization and solves two of the factors that are currently limiting…

UDS Enterprise will be available in Russian

The growing interest in UDS Enterprise in the international arena is making this software available in more and more languages, and the next to join the list will be Russian. In fact, all the necessary actions have already been taken to make it available in the next version of the VDI & vApp connection broker. The incorporation of this new…

New UDS Enterprise Certified Partners

More and more UDS Enterprise business partners decide to join our Certified Partners Channel and enjoy the many advantages offered by this program. The latest companies to join have been Open3s, Business 2 Develop and Dispal Seidor. Open3s offers customized technology solutions that adapt to the needs of the client, providing the greatest innovation to its clients through excellent services…

UDS Enterprise is certified Citrix Ready for XenServer 7.3

Citrix has certified that the VDI & vApp UDS Enterprise connection broker is fully compatible with XenServer 7.3 as well as with previous versions of this hypervisor. After having successfully performed the tests defined by the manufacturer, UDS Enterprise has now the Citrix Ready designation for XenServer 7.3. Our UDS Enterprise connection broker thus becomes a 100% reliable product to…

Video: UPNA Case Study in RedIRIS Technical Conference

The joint VDI solution UDS Enterprise + Nutanix was the central theme of one of the presentations of the XXIX RedIRIS Technical Conference, held from May 8 to 10 at the University of Salamanca. Ignacio Manterola, Sales Director of Lanmedia Communications, was in charge of exhibiting the the Case Study of the Public University of Navarra (UPNA), where the UDS…

UDS Enterprise supports oVirt 4.2

The UDS Enterprise team continues faithfully to its purpose of offering its clients the possibility of building VDI & vApp platforms with the most recent versions of the most popular Open Source virtualization technologies of the market. Following this line, the latest release of the connection broker for virtual desktops and applications, UDS Enterprise 2.2, includes support for oVirt 4.2. UDS Enterprise…

VirtualCable sponsors I OpenGnsys Conference

The University of Malaga will host on the 7th and 8th of June the I OpenGnsys Conference, where the objective is to exchange experiences of the use of the project whose name is given to the event. VirtualCable is one of the sponsors of this technological event, in which, UDS Enterprise, the VDI connection broker that is developed and…

VApp with UDS: Microsoft RDS servers update required

Due to the latest updates provided by Microsoft in Windows 10 and Windows 8, the execution of applications in these OS, with Windows RDS R2 2012 servers, in some occasions is not performed correctly. If UDS Enterprise transfers an authentication error of the Oracle CredSSP encryption protocol, as shown in the image below, it will mean that your RDS application server is not…

Install SSL certificates in UDS Enterprise

Making a secure connection to any web page or server is nowadays essential, since there are many illicit practices that pursue the objective of subtracting sensitive information from users. When it comes to corporate information, for any company it is crucial to keep data safe. Therefore, the VDI and vApp connection broker UDS Enterprise allows to install SSL certificateson the…

UDS Enterprise + Nutanix VDI at RedIRIS Conference

All attendees at the XXIX RedIRIS Technical Conference, that has started today at the Hospedería Arzobispo Fonseca of the University of Salamanca, will have the opportunity to know the joint VDI solution UDS Enterprise + Nutanix. Our Certified Partner Lanmedia Comunicaciones is one of the sponsors of this event and will be present in the exhibition area with a stand…

UDS Enterprise 2.2 is compatible with VMware vSphere 6.7

Before the recent release of vShpere 6.7, UDS Enterprise development team had made the necessary adjustments to ensure compatibility of the latest version of the UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker and the new release of the VMware hypervisor. UDS Enterprise 2.2 is able to deploy and manage virtual desktops and applications on vSphere 5.5 and higher versions, including the newly…

The stable version of UDS Enterprise 2.2 is now available

The stable version of UDS Enterprise 2.2 is now available for download. This new release of the VDI & vApp connection broker incorporates important novelties specially designed for IT administrators and users of the platform to enjoy better usability and greater performance. Among them, the access to virtual applications through any device that has a web browser with HTML5 support, virtualization of Linux applications, and full…

UDS Enterprise supports VMware vCloud

The UDS Enterprise team has made the relevant developments so that UDS Enterprise is able to publish virtual desktops and applications on the VMware vCloud platform. Starting with the new UDS Enterprise 2.2 version, which supports this integrated VMware solution, combining the vSphere hypervisor with the multi-vendor hybrid cloud management platform, VMware vRealize Suite. In this way, UDS Enterprise administrators will be able to deploy…

VirtualCable sponsors OpenNebulaConf 2018

The company VirtualCable is the first Silver sponsor of OpenNebulaConf 2018. This event, which will be held in Amsterdam on November 12 and 13, has become a meeting point to share ideas, experiences and best practices with the Open Source platform for cloud administration, OpenNebula. VirtualCable wanted to be present at this technological event as it is the company that…

Automatic management of app parameters with UDS

UDS Enterprise 2.2 incorporates important improvements in the virtualization of Windows applications through RDS. One of them is the possibility of configuring all the fixed parameters of any application, such as credentials, session timeout, tab size… One of the most common uses of this new feature is the possibility of opening a browser with a predefined home page. This…

New custom UDS image for Raspberry Pi 3

The development team of UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker has released a new custom image for Raspberry Pi 3. This image allows running virtual desktops and applications without the need of installing additional modules on the system. This image is based on the official operating system of Raspberry Pi, Raspbian. It incorporates version 2.2 of UDS Plugin, the FreeRDP connection protocol version 2, and X2Go…

UDS Enterprise supports OpenGnsys

The newly released version of UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker has two new Service Providers: VMware vCloud and OpenGnsys, which is an Open Source physical equipment orchestrator composed of free and open tools that form a complete, versatile and intuitive system that serves to manage and clone machines. The system has been designed by several Spanish public universities to distribute, install and deploy different…

Video: UDS Enterprise & NodeWeaver VDI advantages

Following our policy of achieving the best agreements to obtain the best results, we continue working to expand our list of Technology Alliances. As we reported a few months ago, the most recent incorporation was NodeWeaver, a developer of hyper-convergence platform management software base don OpenNebula. To present all the details about the integration of UDS Enterprise with NodeWeaver, we have published…

Linux app virtualization with UDS Enterprise

UDS Enterprise 2.2 adds important new features regarding application virtualization. One of them is the support of Linux virtual applications. Until now, UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker allowed access to Windows application sessions through RDS, but from the latest release you will also be able to access applications hosted on a Linux server from both Windows and Linux devices.…

Free UDS Enterprise NFR subscription for Certified Partners

UDS Enterprise Certified Partners will have a totally free of charge UDS Enterprise NFR (Not For Resale) subscription of 50 users. It will be valid for one year and can be renewed annually by requesting a new serial. Like any other subscription, it will incorporate NBD 8×5 support via email. In this way, Certified Partners can deploy their own desktop and application virtualization…

Access virtual apps through any OS with UDS Enterprise

Among the many new features added to UDS Enterprise 2.2 is the ability to access Windows applications from any device with a web browser that supports HTML5. Thanks to the added support to access virtual applications through HTML5 in this new version of our VDI connection broker, users will be able to use devices not only with a Windows or Linux operating system, but…

UDS Enterprise 2.2 Beta released

The UDS Enterprise team has released the beta of the new version of UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker. UDS Enterprise 2.2 Beta is available exclusively for subscribers who wish to test the new features and functionalities implemented in this release. Among the many noveltieswe can cite: -Access to virtual applications via HTML5, which allows users to access sessions…

VirtualCable joins TSANet global support network

VirtualCable, the company that develops and supports UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker has joined TSANet, the global Technical Support Alliance Network that facilitates the collaboration between providers to solve interoperability issues involving mutual clients. One of the most valued aspects by VirtualCable customers is the efficient, agile and personalized support offered by the UDS Enterprise team both when installing the software and solving any…

UDS Enterprise in OpenNebula Partner Ecosystem

OpenNebula Systems has recently launched its OpenNebula Partner Ecosystem, and VirtualCable, with its UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker, has been one of the first Independent Software Providers that make part of this new ecosystem. The OpenNebula ecosystem was created with the aim of bringing together different service and technology providers in the same portal, so that customers can find in a much…

Access to UDS Enterprise from LAN

The UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker allows access to any remote desktop service, such as virtual desktops or applications, from either a corporate network, also called LAN (Local Area Network), or Internet or WAN (Wide Area Network). The above diagram illustrates how traffic works to access UDS Enterprise from LAN and the relationship between the different components of the virtual infrastructure. As shown…

VDI architecture with UDS Enterprise

Before making a VDI deployment it is advisable to invest some time in making a detailed design of each of the layers that make up the platform to ensure optimum functioning and maximize the performance of all the components. In the above image you can see an example of a remote desktop services architecture with the UDS Enterprise connection broker. As it can be…

UDS infrastructure and network requirements

In order to deploy a remote desktop services platform with UDS Enterprise some resources are needed. The components mentioned in this article are essential to successfully install and run the virtual desktops, virtual applications sessions… that we are going to deploy with the VDI connection broker UDS Enterprise. The basic infrastructure requirements are 3: we need a virtualization platform, a DNS Server and a DHCP Server. The virtualization platform will…

How to remove duplicate VMs in UDS Enterprise

UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker is one of the simplest and easiest tools to use in automatic deployment and management of the life cycle of any remote desktop service, such as virtual applications and desktops. The development team works to add, in each release, new functionalities that facilitate the work of the platform administrators. One of these features is…

UDS Enterprise, compatible with OpenNebula 5.x

The latest version of UDS Enterprise includes support for OpenNebula 5.0, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3 and 5.4. Our software is the only VDI connection broker certified as OpenNebula Ready capable of publishing virtual desktops on this cloud orchestrator. The perfect functioning of the joint solution, UDS Enterprise-OpenNebula has been verified by our customers, who have tens of thousands of virtual desktop users around the…

Guide for UDS Enterprise Free & Evaluation Edition

The UDS Enterprise team has published a new guide to help admins with the installation of our VDI connection broker free trial versions on one of the most used virtualizatuion platforms. In this comprehensive lab we describe in detail how to set up a VDI environment with UDS Enterprise on a VMware vSphere platform using the RDP / XRDP connection protocol to deploy Windows and Linux virtual desktops. In this…

UDS Enterprise supports OpenStack Ocata

UDS Enterprise 2.1 incorporates support for OpenStack Ocata. Until now, the UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker has been compatible with previous versions of this cloud orchestrator. The UDS Enterprise development team, faithful to its commitment to ensuring compatibility with the most current technologies, has made the appropriate adjustments in our software to make it work properly with OpenStack Ocata. Our…

Static machines management with UDS Enterprise

UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker allows you to register multiple Service Providers and use them simultaneously. It supports the vast majority of hypervisor platforms of the market as well as Microsoft RDS for the virtualization of application sessions. Another of these Service Providers is “Static IP Machine Provider“, which has incorporated interesting features in the latest stable version of…

New pricing policy for UDS Enterprise

In response to the demands of our customers and business partners, the UDS Enterprise team has decided to make certain changes to its pricing policy, to better adapt to the specific needs of VDI projects with UDS Enterprise. The most important change has been made in the incorporation of a new section of number of users in the…

UDS Enterprise, safe from Meltdown and Spectre

Since the beginning of the year, the alarms about the existence and effects of Meltdown and Spectre have been raised, news related to these attacks do not stop popping out. The latest information suggests that the patches for the fourth and fifth generation Intel Haswell and Broadwell processors may cause unexpected reboots in their system. Amazon Web Services (AWS) neither has had…

Thin Clients compatible with UDS Enterprise

In addition to PCs, laptops, smartphones or tablets, the UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker supports Thin Clients as connection clients, thus optimizing the costs of a VDI infrastructure, as it is usually a cheaper option. UDS Enterprise supports all the Thin Clients in the market, including devices such as Raspberry Pi or Chromebox, although it is convenient to take into account…

Our Authorized Partners Channel continues to grow

The list of companies interested in integrating our UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker into their solutions portfolio is increasingly extensive. Every day we receive requests from companies around the world to join our Partners Channel. In fact, the number of UDS Enterprise Authorized Partners has grown considerably during the last months. Among the firms that have recently become official distributors of UDS…

Webinar: What’s new in UDS Enterprise

The UDS Enterprise team organized a webinar last week to announce the latest UDS Enterprise news and some of the new features that will be added to the next release, which will be available during Q1 2018 and will incorporate, among other things, Linux application virtualization and access to virtual applications via HTML5. The online event, which was very successful, began with a brief…

Remote PC with UDS Enterprise: Demo

Remote PC is currently in the testing stage. Ramón Gómez Labrador, from the University of Sevilla, presented a complete demo of the project in the 44th edition of the RedIRIS Working Groups that was held at the end of last November at the Technical University of Madrid. This project, developed by the University of Sevilla, consists of allowing remote access to the…

Quer System, new UDS Enterprise Certified Partner

Quer System has become a new UDS Enterprise Certified Partner. This company dedicated to IT Systems Consulting had joined UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker to its portfolio a few months ago, and its growing commitment to this software has led them to move from Authorized to Certified Partner. Both the technical and the sales team of the company have received the…

Accelerating VDI in hyperconvergence platforms

NodeWeaver today announced a collaboration agreement with VirtualCable, a pioneering Spanish company that develops and supports UDS Enterprise, a VDI connection broker to deploy and manage Windows and Linux virtual desktops, applications and other remote desktop services. This technology alliance will enable NodeWeaver to offer a best-in-class VDI solution as a prepackaged appliance inside its hyperconvergence platform, which is based on OpenNebula…

UDS Enterprise at the IX CIMMEM in Peru

On November 15, about 200 Mechatronics Engineering students, university professors, and IT managers from private companies learned how UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker helps overcome obstacles and achieve ICT objectives in the IX International Congress of Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Mechanics and Mechatronics of Peru (CIIMMEM). The organizers of this important academic event, aimed at disseminating, promoting and applying current…

UDS Enterprise supports VMware vSphere 6.5

The latest release of UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker supports the latest version of VMware hypervisor: vSphere 6.5. The UDS Enterprise development team remains true to its philosophy of maximizing its efforts to ensure compatibility of the VDI connection broker with the latest versions of leading virtualization technologies. Following this line, in this new release the relevant developments and…

Setting up VDI templates with UDS Enterprise

The VDI connection broker UDS Enterprise allows the automatic deployment of template-based virtual desktops. This feature guarantees an optimal, simple and efficient centralized management of virtual desktops, since configurations, modifications and updates only have to be performed on said base template. When it is rebooted, the changes are automatically executed on all virtual desktops based on that template. In each template you…

UDS Enterprise 2.2 under development

The UDS Enterprise Development Team is already working on the new release of our VDI connection broker, which will be launched early next year 2018. Among the new features that the new version of our software will incorporate we can highlight the possibility of allowing connections via HTML5 to virtual application sessions, and also allow upload and download files through HTML5 transport. The platform containing UDS…

New UDS Enterprise language: Catalan

UDS Enterprise incorporates Catalan as a new language for users and administrators. One of the clients of UDS Enterprise, the Universitat de les Illes Balears, in collaboration with our development team, has made it possible for UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker to be used in this language. This university showed their interest in having UDS Enterprise…

OpenNebulaConf attendees know UDS Enterprise

All attendees to OpenNebula Conference Europe 2017 had the opportunity to see the advantages of the integration of OpenNebula and UDS Enterprise, the only VDI connection broker OpenNebula Ready certified that publishes on this cloud orchestrator. VirtualCable systems engineer Abdelghafour Ait Baaddi explained that the integration of both solutions allows building a cost-free VDI Open Source platform in the cloud, from which…

How to achieve an optimal VDI Linux experience

The success of Linux VDI deployments is based on the proper choice of all components that make up the infrastructure. Regardless of the chosen connection broker, experts warn that only a correct combination of the connection protocol and the Linux window manager will provide a good user experience. Therefore, in order to make a VDI platform work properly, it is advisable…

We strengthen our alliance with Nutanix

The Nutanix Alliances Team has recognized the commitment of VirtualCable to achieve excellence in the development of a joint VDI solution formed by the hypervisor Nutanix Acropolis and our UDS Enterprise connection broker. The effort of all our team has been rewarded receiving the distinction Nutanix Ready AHV-Integrated technology validation, that will be added to Nutanix Ready certification for Desktop Virtualization that we already obtained two years ago. The manufacturer of hyperconvergent solutions has…

Thousands of Linux desktops with UDS

Undoubtedly one of the outstanding features of our VDI connection broker UDS Enterprise is native support of Linux desktops. In fact, in many cases it has been a decisive feature for our customers to opt for our software. This is the case of the Autonomous University of Madrid. Julio Álvarez, Systems Manager of the IT Support Technical Unit of…

UDS Enterprise at OpenNebula Conference

UDS Enterprise is the only VDI connection broker that is OpenNebula Ready certified and publishes on OpenNebula. This important distinction has led us to be invited as speakers to the most important European event of OpenNebula Systems: OpenNebula Conference Europe 2017. Our systems engineer Abdelghafour Ait Baaddi will provide the keys to building a VDI platform in the cloud at no cost using…

UDS Enterprise supports oVirt’s latest version

One of the many new features that the new release of UDS Enterprise incorporates is the support of the latest version of oVirt. Our technicians have carried out the relevant compatibility tests that guarantee the perfect integration and the optimal operation of a joint VDI & VApp solution with oVirt 4.1. The compatibility with oVirt has been present in…

We support innovation with Linux

VirtualCable and UDS Enterprise have joined the Open Invention Network  (OIN), a global organization whose goal is to protect the Linux ecosystem. By becoming part of this entity, we give our patents to the community and we promise not to use our patents against Linux users or developers, systems or applications related to this Open Source OS. In return, we have…

UDS Enterprise improves RDP connection

The latest release of UDS Enterprise has exciting new features in connectivity to Windows and Linux virtual desktops. In addition to new options for connecting through HTML5, UDS Enterprise 2.1 incorporates novelties related to the RDP connection protocol that translate into a better and more secure user experience. For Windows VDI, one of the main novelties is the support of the CredSSP credential provider, which allows remote…

UDS Enterprise supports Nutanix Acropolis 5.1

The new version of our VDI connection broker supports the latest release of the Nutanix hypervisor, Acropolis 5.1. (AHV). The UDS Enterprise development team has made all necessary adjustments to enable UDS Enterprise 2.1 and AHV 5.1 to be fully operationally integrated for deploying virtual desktops and applications. Compatibility has been ensured by performing complete tests in our laboratories that…

VDI with UDS Enterprise & Teradici PCoIP

The UDS Enterprise Team keeps on working to extend our list of Technology Alliances, thus guaranteeing the compatibility of our VDI connection broker with the cutting-edge technologies in the market. One of the latest additions is Teradici, the developer of the PCoIP connection protocol. The UDS Enterprise‘s developers has made the relevant developments so that the latest release of our software, the 2.1, incorporates support…

New UDS Enterprise Certified Partners

The list of UDS Enterprise Certified Partners continues to grow and take on an international dimension. Actually, new incorporations in Mexico and Chile: New People Group and GTA Telecom have joined the list of Spanish Certified Partners. New People Group detected from the outset the great opportunity of the technical and commercial training on UDS Enterprise. These actually allow them to have a broad knowledge of the…

Configure UDS for remote access to PCs

A few days ago, we talked about the Remote PC project presented during the RedIRIS Working Groups in Santander. In this article, we focus on how to configure UDS Enterprise to allow remote access to PCs. Firstly, we will define OpenGnsys as an additional Service Provider, we will indicate the characteristics of the server, maximum connection time a machine can have…

Projects with OpenGnsys: Remote PC

As usual, the RedIRIS Technical Conference held in Santander last June was preceded by the Working Groups, in which computer and network service providers from the institutions affiliated to RedIRIS have participated, in order to exchange information and experiences. For some years now, our UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker has starred in one of the manifestations. On this occasion, Ramón Gómez Labrador,…

UDS Enterprise enhances HTML5 connectivity

UDS Enterprise 2.1 incorporates new options for HTML5 connectivity against Windows and Linux VDI. These new features allow platform administrators to further customize virtual desktops and increase security. In this new version, you can select the “Show wallpaper” option so that a custom wallpaper and theme display on the desktops. You can also enable desktop composition, to allow high resolution support, different visual effects, thumbnail…

Higher Degree Project with UDS Enterprise

Our UDS Enterprise connection broker is used every day by thousands of users around the world to deploy and manage virtual desktops with one of the free versions of our software. And not only that; It is also used in educational environments to teach you how to set up desktop virtualization platforms, because their installation, administration and usability are very easy…

UDS Enterprise supports Citrix XenServer 7.x

UDS Enterprise 2.1 incorporates, among many other new features, a full support of Citrix XenServer 7.1 and 7.2. The UDS Enterprise development team has worked to enable users of our VDI connection brokerto enjoy the enhancements built into Citrix’s new Open Source hypervisor versions, such as snapshots, Proxy authentication, and better Scalability of XenCenter. The integration of the two solutions has been verified…

UDS Enterprise at OpenExpo 2017

OpenExpo 2017, the most important Open and Free Technology Fair and Congress in Spain, was attended by UDS Enterprise connection broker VDI. Our Authorized Partner Quer System was one of the exhibitors of the event, where he revealed all the details of our software, which is based on Open Source technology. Quer System participated in this fair with a stand in which…

UDS Enterprise 2.1 is now available for download

The new version of UDS Enterprise connection broker is now available for download on our website. UDS Enterprise 2.1 embodies important innovations designed to improve productivity and facilitate the work of IT administrators and platform users. Among the many improvements we highlight: Support for new connection protocols: PCoIP and X2Go. With the integration of the program developed…

UDS Enterprise at RedIRIS Technical Conference

More than 300 ICT experts, responsible for networks and IT services, who attended the XXVIII RedIRIS Technical Conference, had the opportunity to get to know the operating way of UDS Enterprise VDI connection broker, as our Certified Partner Lanmedia Comunicaciones showed all the attendees who visited their booth a demo of UDS Enterprise. In this way, they were able to…

UDS Enterprise Partner Channel is growing

UDS Enterprise Partner Channel is made up of IT companies that distribute our VDI broker nationally and internationally. All our Partners have at your disposal the Partners Tools needed for presentation and distribution of our VDI broker to all customers who need it. We have included, lately, Partners from Australia, Belgium & Luxembourg, USA, Mexico,…

UDS has now a Partner in Mexico: GTA Telecom

UDS Enterprise is expanding its partner channel by adding Mexico to its list of partners. A few months ago the UDS Enterprise team received a satisfactory response from GTA Telecom Mexico, one of the leading virtualization companies in Mexico. GTA Telecom México decided to become one of our partners and start to advertise and market…

UDS Participated in the Event of Microcad

MicroCAD SISTEMAS held on Wednesday, April 26, an event in Málaga where they spoke about Digital Transformation and Leadership with a great success of attendance, more than 60 companies attended this event. MicroCAD is a Certified Partner of the UDS Enterprise, developed and supported by the Spanish company VirtualCable, and both companies have been working…

About 50 CIOs in India know UDS Enterprise

About 50 CIOs of important companies, located in India, dicovered our software UDS Enterprise VDI, on March 10, in a CIOKlub event organized by our partner in India, Computer Port IT Solutions, and sponsored by VirtualCable. According to Ravi Kumar, Head of Operations and Sales for Computer Port IT Solutions, the event held in Coimbatore,…

UDS has a partner in Belgium and Luxembourg

UDS Enterprise is expanding it´s canal partner by adding Belgium and Luxembourg to it’s partner´s list. A few weeks ago, UDS Enterprise Team received a satisfying feedback from C2D System House, one of the leading virtualization companies in Belguim and Luxembourg. Therefore, C2D System House decided to become one of our partners and start to…

VDI Project Guidelines

One of the fundamental goals of IT departments is that the administration of the environment of the user’s workstation is as simple as possible without detriment to security and control. This can be achieved easily and successfully with UDS Enterprise. The implementation of UDS Enterprise ensures greater availability and agility in the user-centric environment, which…

UDS Enterprise WAN traffic map

UDS Enterprise is a multi-platform connection broker that can be used to access virtual machines and applications from LAN (Local Area Network) or WAN (Wide Area Network). When a platform is exposed to the Internet and must be accessed from outside the corporate network, you must have a set of configurations on access ports and…

UDS Enterprise in graphic station environments

Among the different user station profiles integrated into a corporate ecosystem, workstation environments, usually used by engineers and graphic designers, we may use the following features to distinguish between them: -More complicated to manage and maintain -Result in greater use of resources -Use of a more specific hardware -Data security is more critical Virtualizing this…

How to virtualize desktops using UDS broker?

This publication is a video tutorial, explained by JMG Virtual Consulting, on how to virtualize desktops with the broker UDS Enterprise VDI, developed by Virtual Cable S.L.U, in order to reduce costs. The tutorial details the integration of the UDS Enterprise connection broker, which can be integrated with any hypervisor of the market, with the…

How to tune UDS Enterprise Display

UDS Enterprise allows customization in order to provide the tool with the corporate appearance requested by each client. You will be able to modify both the general appearance of the different administration pages and the web access dashboard. The customization process is very simple: you only have to modify or change the general Theme of…

Next release: UDS Enterprise 2.1

We received the nice spring time with interesting news: we are finalizing the details of UDS Enterprise 2.1. The beta version will be available starting Monday, March 3rd, and the final version will be released during the next weeks. In this new version we have incorporated many corrections and improvements all over our system, as…

Configure UDS Enterprise in High Availability

The components of UDS Enterprise (UDS server and UDS tunnel) can be configured in high availability (HA) so that in the event of any of these elements failing, it should be either by a failure of the hosting hypervisor or the Virtual Appliance itself, and a user or administrator does not lose access to the…

How to upgrade your UDS Enterprise

UDS Enterprise upgrade is a quick and easy process, but we should bear in mind some tasks that must be performed before updating and which ones are essential for the new version to work properly. UDS Server component will perform the MySQL database DB update, making it compatible with the new version. The UDS Tunneler…

UDS Enterprise supports PCoIP and X2GO

The latest version, UDS Enterprise 2.1, incorporates two very powerful and interesting remote connection protocols to provide you with more flexibility. One of the recently incorporated protocols in UDS Enterprise 2.1 is PCoIP, adopted and developed by Teradici. The power and strength of this protocol reside in its ability to transmit content with a high…

UDS Enterprise Random Password OS manager

An OS Manager runs a previously configured service. The UDS Actor, hosted on the virtual desktop or application server, is responsible for the interaction between the OS and the Broker based on the configuration or chosen type of OS Manager . A random password is assigned to an existing local user, which has been previously…

Access UDS Virtual services through Moodle

The University of Málaga, as one of our active collaborators running UDS Enterprise, developed a Moodle Plugin and integrated it into their Moodle platform to provide direct access to students to virtual desktops and applications through their course material. Through Virtual PC Moodle Plugin, you are able to provide course material alongside with ready-to-use virtual…

Webinars: Nutanix, UDS and OpenStack

JMG Virtual Consulting prepares a new season of its webinars, which will begin with two events dedicated to the hyperconvergent solutions of Nutanix and OpenStack, respectively the next 21 and 23 March. In the first of the webinars, Miguel Angel Alonso, Nutanix Technical Expert Manager, will talk about how to ensure that the company has…

Deploy RDS Virtual Apps with UDS Enterprise

UDS Enterprise’s “RDS Application Provider” makes it easy to deploy virtual applications through Microsoft Remote Desktop Services (RDS). Through the “RDS Application Provider” of UDS Enterprise, you can virtualize all applications andtoolsthat can be run in a Windows environment such as MS Office, Photoshop and much more. The creation of an “RDS Platform Provider” service…

Persistent desktops with UDS Enterprise

UDS Enterprise provides access to persistent desktops, physical or virtual hosted on other platforms. This option, among others, adds more flexibility to the entire UDS Enterprise platform in terms of versatility and ease of use. Access to persistent devices (physical or virtual) is achieved by assigning fixed IP addresses to users. The assignment of IP…

Task scheduling in UDS Enterprise

UDS Enterprise incorporates a system of access through calendars, they allow to enable or restrict the access of users to services such as virtual desktops and virtual applications by time and date. With the use of calendars it is also possible to schedule and automate certain tasks on a service pool. You could make new…

UDS Enterprie supports AWS and Azure

The VDI UDS Enterprise 2.0 broker supports OpenNebula and OpenStack as hypervisors for accessing and managing Windows and Linux virtual desktops. By integrating UDS Enterprise with the OpenStack & OpenNebula open source Cloud platforms, other cloud vendor technologies such as Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure can be used (In future versions of UDS the integration…

Access virtual desktops in UDS through HTML5

UDS Enterprise incorporates HTML5, among others, as transport and access protocol to both Linux and Windows virtual desktops. The “HTML5 RDP Transport” protocol allows access to Windows and Linux virtual desktops through the RDP protocol in a web browser that supports HTML5 (for Linux desktops it is necessary for the machines to have the XRDP…

UDS Enterprise Partner Channel

UDS Enterprise Partner Channel is made up of IT companies that distribute our VDI broker nationally and internationally. All our Partners have at your disposal the Partners Tools needed for presentation and distribution of our VDI broker to all customers who need it. In order to locate our Partners, we have added the logos of…

Deployment of UDS Enterprise with OpenStack

UDS Enterprise 2.0 supports OpenStack as a hypervisor for access and management of virtual desktops, adding a set of advantages and flexibility in terms of transport protocols, authenticators, etc … The ease of integration, installation, use and access to virtual desktops are other of the benefits that OpenStack incorporates with UDS Enterprise. To read more…

Deploy VDI with UDS Enterprise and OpenNebula

The UDS Enterprise 2.0 VDI connection broker supports OpenNebula as a hypervisor, among others, for accessing and managing Windows and Linux virtual desktops. Among other advantages, UDS Enterprise gives OpenNebula unlimited flexibility by adding support for any virtual hypervisor, authenticator, and connection protocol, and offering the ability to use multiple of these components simultaneously. The…

Visit our new website!

We finished the year by opening a new website. We have made a complete redesign of the UDS Enterprise website to provide an updated space and improve accessibility to the full documentation and updates of our VDI connection broker. In addition to information on our software, our partner program, our technology alliances and the latest…

UDS Enterprise 2.1 in development

Our developers are already working on a new version of our software. One of the most important new features to come with UDS Enterprise 2.1 is the inclusion of two new connection protocols: PCoIP and X2Go. Teradici’s PCoIP protocol, which is very easy to deploy, will allow you to connect to Windows and Linux desktops,…

UDS Enterprise 2.0 supports oVirt 4.0

Among the new features included in UDS Enterprise 2.0, he new version of our software that we released in late September, we highlight connectors for new service providers. In addition to the OpenStack and OpenNebula cloud architectures, this new release has a built-in support for oVirt 4.0. The UDS Enterprise team has made the necessary…

Main improvements in UDS Actor

UDS Enterprise 2.0 incorporates a new version of the UDS Actor for all supported Windows and Linux platforms and for application virtualization. Among the new features introduced with the new UDS Actor, has been added a new checking system which is responsible for updating IP addresses of virtual desktops that are suspended at cache level…

UDS Enterprise 2.0 supports VDI Windows 2016

The new version of our software features important improvements. Among them, the number of supported operating systems for virtual desktops is extended. UDS Enterprise 2.0 enables the deployment of VDI Windows 2016. In this way, the UDS Enterprise reinforces its commitment to favor the compatibility with the latest technologies in the market today. The new…

UDS Enterprise & OpenNebula VDI: Advantages

The VDI UDS Enterprise 2.0 connection broker supports OpenNebula as a hypervisor for accessing and managing Windows and Linux virtual desktops. In fact, our software has received the OpenNebula Ready certification, which guarantees the perfect integration of the two solutions and the correct operation of a joint infrastructure. Among other advantages, UDS Enterprise gives OpenNebula…

UDS Enteprise helps to overcome 5 VDI challenges

In previous posts published in our blog we talked about the benefits of desktop virtualization included in the last report launched by IDC on Automation and flexible management of the workplace with VDI In addition to the advantages of VDI, in this document the consulting firm also details the five main challenges most companies face…

Our partner in India, a fast growing company

Computer Port IT Solutions, VirtualCable partner in India, has been named by the prestigious publication The CEO Magazine as one of top 25 fastest growing companies dedicated to storage in India. The company, which is dedicated to providing, implement and support of leading technology solutions, is characterized by offering, in addition to traditional solutions, cheaper…

UDS Enterprise meets the needs of the workplace

The workplace currently has certain needs derived from an ongoing process of technological evolution that companies should meet to increase productivity while offering more agility, both in their relationship with the client and in their internal processes. According to the reseach of IDC, relected in their latest report on the the user workplace, more and…

MicroCAD Systems event exceeds all expectations

MicroCAD Systems celebrated on Thursday, October 27 an event on the Transformation of the Data Center in Malaga with a great attendance success, as the entire capacity of the Event facilities of the Center Antonio Martin was covered. 40 users belonging to outstanding companies and entities such as Metro of Malaga, Foundation Victoria, University of…

VDI with UDS Enterprise & OpenStack: Advantages

UDS Enterprise 2.0 supports OpenStack as a hypervisor to access and manage virtual desktops, adding a set of advantages and flexibility in terms of transport protocols, authenticators, ease of use… Our software has been certified as *OpenStack Compatible, ensuring seamless integration and the proper operation of a joint solution. The UDS Enterprise connection broker unifies…

Benefits of desktop virtualization

A few days ago we talked in our blog about a report published by IDC recommending UDS Enterprise connection broker for desktop virtualization projects. IDC explains in this report entitled Automation and flexible management of the workplace with VDI the benefits of these systems. The consultants believe that the advantages include dynamism and efficiency in…

IDC recommends UDS Enterprise for VDI

The wellknown consulting firm IDC recommends in a recently published report the use of our software for VDI. According to the analysts, “UDS Enterprise provides the answer to the management needs of the lifecycle of virtual desktops and the access of remote and local users to desktop virtualization platforms and other remote desktop resources, such…

Video: What is UDS Enterprise?

In previous posts we talked in detail about our multiplatform connection broker UDS Enterprise, we explained all itscomponents and what is it for. Today, we show you in a short video its main features, uses and functionalities. In just two minutes you can see how our software works:UDS Enterprise has been chosen by the renowned…

Grouping services in UDS Enterprise 2.0

One of many UDS Enterprise 2.0 innovations is the new grouping services mode for desktops, applications and any other remote desktop service. This new feature has been particularly developed to improve user experience, since it allows to organize the available services in groups, so that they can be distributed in an orderly and easy way,…

How to schedule and automate tasks in UDS

A few days ago we explained in our blog how to setup the new system access through calendars, which has been incorporated to UDS Enterprise 2.0. This new functionality, appart from enabling or restricting user access to services, virtual desktops and applications by dates and slots, allows administrators to schedule and automate certain tasks on…

Configuring calendars in UDS Enterprise 2.0

UDS Enterprise incorporates a system access through calendars, which enables or restricts user access to services, virtual desktops and applications by dates and slots. The platform administator can setup calendars to best fit the organization’s needs. These calendars will be used in the “Services Pool” to enable or deny access to virtual desktops or applications. Creating…

UDS Enterprise 2.0 is now available for download

UDS Enterprise 2.0 is already available for download in our website. The new version of our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux features significant innovations specially designed to optimize the job of IT administrators and users, such as: OpenStack support. The UDS Enterprise Team has developed an automated brokering system that ensures fully integration…

UDS Enterprise solves workstation’s challenges

Corporations are currently in an ongoing process of technological evolution. The consolidation of the management and the lifecycle of the workstation are increasingly more important in digital transformation projects: new needs for access to information arise as well as the execution of applications in remote users and those with mobile devices. At the same time, users…

The next generation VDI solution

VirtualCable and OpenNebula Systems have signed a Technology Partnership agreement to join the power of their software and offer their customers a next generation VDI solution. OpenNebula Systems has granted OpenNebula Ready certification to UDS Enterprise, which ensures compatibility and seamless integration of both solutions. With OpenNebula as cloud manager and UDS Enterprise as VDI…

UDS Enterprise enables the deployment of server OS

VDI connection broker UDS Enterprise can use Windows and Linux server operating systems as templates (gold images) to deploy virtual desktops. Server desktops are deployed in the same way as traditional virtual desktops. Thanks to the way UDS Actor has been developed and its versatility, it can set the configurations defined by an administrator to…

New online trainings for partners

As an expression of our increasing commitment with our UDS Enterprise Certified Partners, we have designed a new exclusive training program for our business partners. The UDS Enterprise technical and sales team will soon teach different completely free webinars to show the new functionalities of our software, help positioning the product successfully and disclose the product…

UDS Enterprise is OpenStack Compatible

OpenStack has certified that UDS Enterprise 2.0 has successfully passed all procedures and verification tests set by OpenStack Foundation to ensure full compatibility with OpenStack Liberty, as well as with future versions of this cloud orchestrator. The integration of both solutions through an automated brokering system developed by the UDS Enterprise Team allows admins to…

UDS Enterprise 2.0 RC is now available

UDS Enterprise 2.0 Release Candidate is already available exclusively for UDS Enterprise subscribers. Those interested in testing this version while we’re finishing the stable one, that will be released during this month, can request it through support@udsenterprise.com This new version features interesting innovations, such as OpenStack and OpenNebula support, a new connector for vSphere that improves…

UDS Enterprise ensures business continuity

The components of UDS Enterprise UDS Server and UDS Tunneler can be configured in high availability (HA) so that in case any of these items drop, either due to a failure of the hypervisor that hosts or failure of the Virtual Appliance itself, a user or administrator does not lose access to the system. UDS…

UDS Enterprise gets Citrix Ready for XenServer 6.5

Citrix, one of VirtualCable’s technology alliances, has certified that UDS Enterprise has successfully undergone the verification tests to ensure full compatibility with XenServer 6.5. The VDI connection broker already had Citrix Ready certification for XenServer 6.2., which guarantees seamless integration of both solutions, and now adds Citrix Ready for XenServer 6.5. This new distinction strengthens…

UDS Enterprise components: UDS Plugin

In previous posts we analyzed 4 of the 5 UDS Enterprise components: UDS Server, UDS Tunneler, UDS Database and UDS Actor. Today it is UDS Plugin‘s turn, the last of UDS Enterprise components. This software is installed in the connection client device (it supports Windows, Linux and Mac OS) to enable the connection to the different…

UDS Enterprise components: UDS Actor

Another UDS Enterprise key component is UDS Actor. It is the software responsible for the communication between the VDI connection broker and the different desktop services managed by UDS Enterprise: virtual and static desktops, applications… This component configures virtual desktops according to the OS Manager set by the platform administrator, that contains some desktop features (operating…

UDS Enterprise components: UDS Database

UDS Enterprise connection broker requires a database to store all UDS system data, both from system setup (service providers, authenticators, transports…) and registries (users accesses to services, use of service pools, log…). The system uses all these data stored in the DB to generate reports and statistics, which are really useful to analyze the platform…

UDS Enterprise components: UDS Tunneler

At the beginning of this week we talked about one of UDS Enterprise’s components, UDS Server. In this post we’re going to analyze the features and functionalities of UDS Enterprise Tunneler. UDS Tunneler has two main roles: it performs secure connections to remote desktop services through WAN and enables HTML5 access to these services. All…

UDS Enterprise components: UDS Server

The VDI connection broker UDS Enterprise is made up of 5 elements that interact with each other: UDS Server, UDS Tunneler, UDS Database, UDS Actor and UDS Plugin. In this post we’re going to describe UDS Server’s features and functionalities, and in forthcoming articles we’ll talk about the other ones. UDS Server is the software…

VDI platform with UDS Enterprise: Requirements

Deploying a desktop virtualization platform with UDS Enterprise connection broker is a very easy task. You only need a properly sized hardware platform for your deployment, a hypervisor and an authentication system that fits the project’s needs and the licenses for the Windows and Linux OS or apps to virtualize. In case of hypervisors, you can…

Keeping UDS Enterprise always updated

The UDS Enterprise team highly recommends keeping UDS Enterprise software always updated to enjoy the last functionalities and improvements added to each new release. As described in this paper, UDS Enterprise update is a quick and easy process, but we should bear in mind that it can only be performed between contiguous versions. We kindly…

UDS Actor automates and simplifies VDI

UDS Actor is a key component in UDS Enterprise platform, it provides extra levels of security, effectiveness, automation and efficiency when performing certain tasks. It is the agent responsible for the interaction between a virtual desktop and UDS Enterprise connection broker. This agent sets up vitual desktops according to the OS Manager chosen by the platform admin…

UC3M builds VDI infrastructure with UDS

The spirit of innovation of Carlos III University of Madrid (UC3M) is reflected in its bet on new technologies to improve the service provided to students, teachers and administrative staff. This educational center has always been at the forefront of new trends, so they were early adopters of desktop virtualization in 2012. UC3M relied on…

UDS Enterprise 1.9.1 available for download

The UDS Enterprise team is putting the final touches on 2.0 version, which will be available at the end of June. Meanwhile, we have released an update for the last software version. Our development team has adapted the system to support workload balancing and provide the system with high availability. This new release fixes OpenSSL…

UDS’ sophisticated authentication system

UDS Enterprise, the multiplatform connection broker to deploy and manage virtual and physical desktops, applications and other Windows and Linux services, features a unique authentication system that not only supports different authentication methods, but also allows to use them simultaneously and enable splitted authentication. The broker incorporates an internal database authenticator which enables connections to any…

What is UDS Enterprise for?

UDS Enterprise connection broker brings together the most advanced functionalities this type of software may feature and it is constantly evolving in order to support new technology trends. UDS Enterprise not only helps to deploy and centrally manage virtual desktops lifecycle, it also enables the management of virtualized applications, IP phone and IP cameras, shared…

UDS Enterprise: the ultimate connection broker

UDS Enterprise is a multiplatform connection broker which goes one step further, since it manages both access and lifecycle of virtual and physical desktops, applications and any remote desktop service, ensuring top performance, flexibility and scalability. With UDS Enterprise we can access our services via web from basically any operating system, like Windows, Linux, Mac OS X,…

Best-in-class support service

VirtualCable has a support team for all the company’s products and professional services. VirtualCable support team answers all the customers’ questions and helps them out with best practices and possible issues regarding all our services: desktop, application, server, storage, network virtualization and all kind of Open Source applications, such as hypervisors, orchestrators, connection protocols… The…

How to fully manage virtual desktops lifecycle

Many organizations considering desktop virtualization due to its great advantages, like cost savings and improved management of IT resources, face the challenge of how to administer virtual desktops lifecycle in a quick, easy and efficient way. UDS Enterprise, the multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux, solves these issues, since it enables to fully manage…

UDS Enterprise & Moodle: Learning 3.0

The UDS Enterprise team has bet on the software integration with Moodle to provide best teaching and learning experience to both teachers and students in any educational institution. With more than 79 million users, Moodle is the most used learning platform in the world, that provides educators, administrators and learners with a single robust, secure…

10 lifetime virtual desktops for free

Do you only need to deploy 10 virtual desktops? If this is your case, the UDS Enterprise Team makes it easy for you. You only have to follow the steps to request UDS Enterprise Free Edition, the lifetime free version of our multiplatform connection broker to administer and deploy Windows and Linux virtual desktops. This…

New VMware vSphere connector

One of many new features that will be added to UDS Enterprise 2.0 is a new connector for vSphere. This new component makes VMware hypervisor management more easy from UDS Enterprise. Among other features, it is compatible with new versions of VMware APIS and it can not only detect issues external to our software, but…

UDS Enterprise is compatible with XenServer 6.5

UDS Enterprise developers have performed the required verification tests and fine-tuning to guarantee UDS Enterprise 1.9 and XenServer 6.5 full compatibility, thus maintaining the same great performance obtained so far with Citrix XenServer 6.2. UDS Enterprise achieved Citrix Ready certification, which guarantees seamless integration of both solutions. VirtualCable and Citrix have been working together for a…

New UDS Enterprise calendar scheduler

UDS Enterprise 2.0 features a new calendar scheduler to restrict users access to services by dates and hours. Admins can now assign calendars to the different services pools in order to optimize the use and availability of resources. They can also automate processes using a calendar. For instance, the number of machines available can be…

UDS Enterprise supports OpenStack

Our development team has been working for months on an automated brokering system for OpenStack, which will be released within UDS Enterprise 2.0, planned for Q2 2016. The integration with this Open Source system will allow admins to automatically use large pools of compute, storage, networking resources… to provide remote desktop services to users. Thanks…

UDS Enterprise 1.9 supports Nutanix Acropolis 4.6

Our team has made the necessary developments to integrate UDS Enterprise 1.9 and Nutanix Acropolis hypervisor new version in a fully operational way . In order to ensure compatibility, we have performed comprehensive tests in our labs which have verified that both solutions work together seamlessly. UDS Enterprise team certifies with this development its commitment…

3 ways to try Open Source VDI & VApp

Open Source tools provide significant flexibility and cost savings to companies and users, since they can be easiliy customized according to each project and cut the costs of privative software’s licenses. Mainly for these reasons, experts recommed using this type of software, moreover when the main goal is to evaluate a technology. Find below three…

UDS manages unlimited desktop services

Any remote desktop service can be managed using a single tool: UDS Enterprise. Our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux systems enables the administration of users access to services such as virtual desktops, physical desktops, applications, e-Learning platforms like Moodle, IP phone, cloud services, IP cameras and shared resources. Regarding IP phone, UDS Enterprise…

Quick & effective app virtualization with UDS

UDS Enterprise, our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux, features application virtualization. This software allows to deploy and manage users access to virtualized applications in a quick and effective way. With UDS Enterprise, users access their apps just with one-click, no client software is needed. The software supports up to thousands of users access…

UDS Enterprise features new admin dashboard

UDS Enteprise development team keeps on working on our new software version, which will be released in the second half of this year. Apart from the incorporation of new functionalities, like OpenNebula support, particular attention is being given to make the work of platform admins more easy. Following this line of work, UDS Enterprise 2.0 will…

How to make the most out of your computers

Optimizing resources is very important for most companies and it is also a challenge for IT departments, since both devices and software usually require updates or become obsolete in a very short time. UDS Enterprise, our connection broker for Windows and Linux, helps getting return on investments and leverage informatic devices, as it enables access to…

UDS Enterprise supports OpenNebula

Next UDS Enterprise version is compatible with OpenNebula. Our team has developed a dedicated connector to integrate this manager for virtualized data centers, which provides all infrastructure to build private, public and hybrid clouds. OpenNebula users will be able to easily deploy this service provider from UDS Enterprise. Our software uses OpenNebula’s advanced features to…

UDS integrates with any e-Learning system

Our support to Education is one of our distinguishing marks. The UDS Enterprise team works hand in hand with different universities to release custom developments and to build new functionalities requested by the educational community. As UDS Enterprise is Open Source-based, it easily integrates with any online learning system, turning into a really useful tool…

Autonomous University of Madrid relies on UDS

The Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM) is one of many universities that have relied for years on UDS Enterprise to deploy and manage their virtual desktops. “UDS Enterprise is the perfect VDI solution for us”, explained Julio Álvarez, Support Systems Manager of UAM, who highlighted “easy setup, optimal user experience, flexibility and appealing design” as some…

Video: Application virtualization with UDS Enterprise

UDS Enterprise supports application virtualization and, as you can see in the video above, it is the perfect tool to deploy and manage user access to virtualized applications. Very easy access and management, scalability, flexibility and, therefore significant cost savings are just some of the great advantages of choosing UDS Enterprise to manage your virtualized…

New exclusive Training Program for partners

A few days ago we introduced our new UDS Enterprise Certified Partners Program, which designates UDS Enterprise official distributors. Apart from the required technical and sales trainings to join this program, we offer our partners a new exclusive Training Program. UDS Enterprise technical and sales team teach these specialized courses, which will enable our partners…

UDS Enterprise best VDI tech & pricing proposal

UDS Enterprise, the multiplatform connection broker to manage and deploy virtual and physical desktops, applications and other Windows & Linux services is the best On Premise VDI tech and pricing proposal. This has been decided by a committee comprised of IT experts and CIOs from more than 20 Spanish universities. The experts highlighted VirtualCable &…

Custom software development

VirtualCable team is comprised by experts in different programming languages with over 25 years expertise in software development. Our main project is UDS Enterprise, a multiplatform connection broker to manage and deploy virtual and physical desktops, applications and other Windows & Linux services. This solution keeps evolving day by day, new features are incorporated considering new…

UDS Enterprise Certified Partners Program

VirtualCable has launched a new Certified Partners Program. It designates those companies which have completed the verification processes and trainings required by VirtualCable that certify their proper qualification as UDS Enterprise software official distributors. UDS Enterprise Certified Partners are those which not only have fulfilled all the requirements to become a member of UDS Enterprise Partner…

UDS Enterprise supports any hypervisor

UDS Enterprise integrates with multiple Windows and Linux service providers, such as the main hypervisors in the market. This multiplatform connection broker enables the administration and deployment of virtual desktops, physical desktops, applications and other desktop services with Citrix XenServer, Microsoft Hyper-V, Nutanix Acropolis, RHEV KVM, oVirt KVM, VMware vSphere… UDS Enterprise not only allows to…

Video: UDS Enterprise & VMware vSphere VDI

VMware vSphere is one of the compatible hypervisors with UDS Enterprise for VDI, applications and other Windows & Linux services deployment and management. UDS Enterprise is certifed as VMware Ready which ensures the best performance with vSphere using multiple authentication systems and connection protocols. In addition, our software is one of the solutions listed in VMware…

UDS Enterprise 2.0 under development

Our development team is already working on UDS Enterprise 2.0. This new version features interesting innovations, such as complete interface and backend redesign, optimized for the new models of services which have been incorporated. In addition, the new release supports new service providers for cloud and enables calendar management for schedules and tasks. Initially UDS…

Microsoft recommends VirtualCable

Microsoft has recognized us as partner and recommended solution provider with proven expertise. VirtualCable is listed at Microsoft Pinpoint, an open marketplace specialized in Microsoft technology-based customer solutions. We are also in the final phase to get Hyper-V Ready certification for UDS Enterprise. Microsoft is just one of our technology alliances, since we also have partnership…

Video: UDS Enterprise & Nutanix Acropolis VDI

UDS Enterprise & Nutanix Acropolis seamless integration enables the deployment of virtual desktops in a fully operational way in record time. 40 virtual desktops can be deployed in less than 2 minutes as you can see in the video included in this post. Nutanix certifies UDS Enterprise & Nutanix Acropolis hypervisor compatibility with Nutanix Ready…

UDS Enterprise & Europ Assistance Case Study

UDS Enterprise deployment in Europ Assistance Spain aroused the interest of Relación Cliente Magazine, a reference publication for the Call Center industry. This month’s edition includes a case styudy on this project. The magazine talks about the IP phone and virtual desktops integration‘s advantages for Europ Assistance workers, which was a custom development built by…

UDS Enterprise supports multiple authenticators

One of the most valued features of UDS Enterprise is its great flexibility and easy adaptation to administrators & users’ needs thanks to its Open Source based development model. Apart from supporting unlimited connection protocols , UDS Enterprise allows the management to desktop services using multiple authentication systems. The system makes it possible to enable…

Video: UDS Enterprise & Microsoft Hyper-V VDI

Microsoft Hyper-V is one of the hypervisors supported by UDS Enterprise, our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux. A joint solution allows virtual desktops deployment quickly and effectively, as you can see in the video above. Apart from VDI, a platform with UDS Enterpise & Hyper-V can also be used to deploy and manage virtual…

24×7 workplace by UDS Enterprise: How it works

At the beginning of this week we explained the architecture of RemotePC project, which was presented at RedIRIS Technical Conference 2015. In this post we’re digging deeper into the way the different elements interact to guarantee 24×7 access to the universities’ computers in the ICT classrooms. The user accesses from the website provided by the university…

24×7 workplace by UDS Enterprise II

Today we keep on talking about RemotePC project, introduced last week at RedIRIS Technical Conference 2015 in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. In this post we’re describing the architecture, which is based on UDS Enterprise‘s architecture, our multiplatform connection broker for Windows & Linux. As you can see in the image at the top of this…

24×7 workplace by UDS Enterprise I

A wide number of ICT experts from different organizations and most Spanish universities have met this week at RedIRIS Technical Conference 2015 in Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Spain). One of the topics showcased in DOCENCIA-NET working group was Remote PC: 24×7 workplace. Ramón Gómez Labrador, from University of Sevilla, explained this project, which aims at “using…

UDS Enterprise achieves Nutanix Ready

Nutanix, the next-generation enterprise computing company, has today announced that UDS Enterprise, the multiplatform connection broker for Windows & Linux desktop services, developed by VirtualCable, is now Nutanix Ready. Nutanix Ready identifies recommended applications and solutions that are trusted to enhance the Nutanix delivery infrastructure. UDS Enterprise has completed verification testing, thereby providing confidence in…

Video: UDS Enterprise & RHEV VDI

UDS Enterprise, our multiplatform connection broker to administer and deploy virtual and physical desktops, applications and other Windows and Linux services is compatible with the major hypervisors in the market. KVM-based Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) developed and supported by Red Hat, is one of them. The integration of UDS Enterprise and this solution enables VDI…

UDS Enterprise fully integrates with oVirt 3.6

oVirt‘s team has recently announced version 3.6, featuring interesting innovations, such as tech previews of Docker integration and Debian & Fedora 22 support. The article about this new version published at Red Hat Open Source Community blog highlights UDS Enterprise as a 100% compatible software with oVirt. The multiplatform connection broker UDS Enterprise enables the administration and…

UDS Enterprise achieves VMware Ready

VirtualCable, the company that packs up UDS Enterprise, a VDI multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux, today announced that its UDS Enterprise has achieved VMware Ready™ status. This designation indicates that UDS Enterprise has undergone detailed test procedures and is supported on VMware vSphere® 5.X for production environments. ”VirtualCable and VMware have teamed up…

Video: UDS Enterprise & oVirt VDI

The multiplatform connection broker UDS Enterprise compatibility with different hypervisors is one of its most outstanding features. Currently it is compatible with Citrix XenServer, Microsoft Hyper-V, Nutanix Acropolis, oVirt KVM, Red Hat KVM, VMware vSphere… The integration process with the different hypervisor platforms is very easy, as you can see in our quick steps guides. One…

UDS Enterprise & Moodle help eLearning

SIMO Education Learning Technology Exhibition is being held this week in Madrid. Plenty information and technological innovations aimed at the learning sector are presented in this conference. In the context of this event, this week we’ve told you how UDS Enterprise, our VDI, app & other Windows and Linux services connection broker helps educational organizations…

UDS overcomes eLearning complexity

Students taking eLearning courses usually need software applications related to the courses content. These apps are complex to use due to commercial licenses issues. Moreover, students and teachers need technical skills to setup these applications in their PC or mobile devices. The use of virtual machines that are accessed via web by students and teachers,…

Video: UDS Enterprise & XenServer VDI

UDS Enterprise, our multiplatform connection broker, is used to deploy and manage VDI, remote desktops, applications and other Windows & Linux services. One of its most required uses is virtual desktops deployment, which may be performed using one or several hypervisor platforms, depending on the specific requirements of each project. Our broker is compatible with the…

VirtualCable joins VMware TAP Program

VirtualCable, the company that packs up UDS Enterprise, a multiplatform connection broker that administers and manages virtual and remote desktops, applications and other Windows & Linux services, today announced it has joined the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. Members of the TAP program collaborate with VMware to deliver innovative solutions for virtualization and cloud…

UDS Enterprise 1.9 stable released

UDS Enterprise 1.9 stable version is already available. It features app virtualization & VMware vSphere 6.0, Windows 10, Nutanix Acropolis and SPICE support. These are just a few of the improvements added to UDS Enterprise, you can learn more in our newsroom. Subscription customers can update their UDS Enterprise version from My UDS section at…

Nutanix Acropolis & UDS Enterprise integration

UDS Enterprise fully integrates with Nutanix Acropolis. In fact, we are Nutanix Authorized Partner. UDS Enterprise components are offered in Virtual Appliance format and they are hosted on the Nutanix Acropolis platform on which the virtual desktops are going to be deployed. The integration process is very easy, you can check it reading the following…

Public & private organizations trust UDS

More and more companies and entities decide using UDS Enterprise multiplatform broker to deploy desktop services, such as virtual and remote desktops, applications, IP Phone… This is the case of many Spanish universities, that usually look for an Open Source connection broker that provides flexibility and scalability to their virtualization platform. These features, together with a…

UDS supports any connection protocol

UDS Enterprise enables the deployment of virtual & remote desktops, applications and other Windows and Linux services. The connection to these services may be performed using a wide range of connection protocols; this multiplatform connection broker offers nearly unlimited possibilities in that respect. UDS Enterprise supports currently RDP, XRDP, RemoteFX, RGS, NX, HTML5 and the…

Customize your VDI & VApp platform with UDS

UDS Enterprise allows customization in order to provide the tool with the corporate appearance requested by each client. You will be able to modify both the general appearance of the different administration pages and the web access dashboard, as well as the icons of the transport services that will be administered from the broker. The customization…

ZDNet highlights UDS & oVirt integration

The flagship IT publication ZDNet underlines UDS Enterprise & oVirt integration for VDI deployments. In particular, it quotes University of Sevilla case study, because this organization decided to carry out a VMware vSphere to oVirt migration in order to get important cost-savings. The migration was performed fast and easily thanks to UDS Enterprise compatibility with…

UDS Enterprise 1.9 supports Nutanix Acropolis

We keep on working to strengthen our technology alliances: now we are Nutanix Authorized Partners and we are in the process to obtain Nutanix Ready certification for UDS Enterprise, because UDS Enterprise 1.9 features Nutanix Acropolis hypervisor support. A UDS Enterprise & Nutanix Acropolis virtual desktops deployment is performed very easily, in fact we can…

 UDS Enterprise 1.9 does not require Java

Other outstanding UDS Enterprise’s new version innovation is that it does not require Java to access virtual or remote desktops, apps or any service enabled in the system from any browser. So far it was necessary to have Java installed for certain connections, for example RDP and NX. Administrators must have an updated Java version…

UDS Enterprise 1.9 supports SPICE protocol

We keep on providing information about the latest innovations incorporated to our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux. UDS Enterprise 1.9 features support for SPICE connection protocol. Thus, we increase the number of Open Source and licensed transports supported by our software. Together with SPICE, UDS Enterprise supports RDP, XRDP, RDP through HTML5, RGS…

UDS Enterprise 1.9 generates reports

Today we keep on talking about the innovations incorporated to UDS Enterprise 1.9. Together with application virtualization, Windows 10 and VMware vSphere 6.0 support it features reports and statistics generated automatically. This new version of our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux features a new section in the administration dashboard inside “Tools”: Reports. In…

UDS Enterprise supports VMware vSphere 6.0

UDS Enterprise features full VMware vSphere 6.0 support. Our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux was so far compatible with vSphere 5. Continuing our alignment with new solutions strategy, our development team has been working during this summer to make our software compatible with the new version of VMware’s hypervisor. In this way, it…

UDS Enterprise 1.9 features Windows 10 support

UDS Enterprise 1.9 features support to deploy Windows 10 virtual desktops. In this way, the development team has increased the number of operating systems natively supported by UDS Enterprise, the multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux. UDS Enterprise enables the deployment of virtual desktops with a a wide variety of Windows and Linux SO.…

UDS Enterprise features application virtualization

The new version of UDS Enterprise, our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux, features application virtualization. From this new version onwards, UDS Enterprise provides the deployment of virtualized apps. This new characteristic complements the management of virtual desktops and other resources within your Data Center or Cloud. Application virtualization is incorporated on the UDS…

UDS Enterprise 1.9 beta available

UDS Enterprise 1.9 beta is already available on our website and on our demo platform. This new version of our multiplatform connection broker for Windows and Linux features important innovations for IT administrators and users, such as: Application virtualization. From this version onwards, it brings together two complementary technologies: desktop virtualization and application virtualization. NUTANIX…

UDS Enterprise & RHEV integration

UDS Enterprise fully integrates with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3 onwards. In fact, we are Red Hat’sTechnology Partner. UDS Enterprise components are offered in Virtual Appliance format and they are hosted on the RHEV platform on which the virtual desktops are going to be deployed. The integration process is very easy, you can check it…

Windows and Linux VDI with UDS Enterprise

The VDI connection broker UDS Enterprise natively supports Windows and Linux desktops. Thus, this software enables the deployment of a wide variety of operating systems, such as Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2008 and Windows 2012. Regarding the Linux family, UDS Enterprise is compatible with Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Debian-based distributions,…

UDS Enterprise & Citrix XenServer integration

UDS Enterprise fully integrates with Citrix XenSever 6.5 onwards and UDS Enterprise has been recognized as Citrix Ready. UDS Enterprise components are offered in Virtual Appliance format and they are hosted on the XenServer platform on which the virtual desktops are going to be deployed. The integration process is very easy, you can check it…

UDS Enterprise Online Demo released

UDS Enterprise Online Demo is already available, a great way to try our VDI connection broker for Windows and Linux quickly and easily, without any infrastructure. UDS Enterprise Online Demo lets you try a completely functional version of our software for a limited time with different types of Windows and Linux virtual desktops and access…

UDS Enterprise Free Edition available

The VirtualCable Team has released UDS Enterprise Free Edition, a lifetime free edition of the Windows and Linux multiplatform connection broker. UDS Enterprise Free Edition includes the same features as the paid version except from support, upcoming patches and updates and the number of users of virtual desktops that may be registered, that are limited…

UDS Enterprise: Best On Premise VDI solution

A committee comprised by experts from more than 20 Spanish universities have chosen UDS Enterprise as best On Premise VDI solution and second VDI Cloud solution after evaluating solutions from 15 VDI vendors. Its “ease of use, implementation, management and deployment, its response to incidents, its stability and the integration with other applications, as Moodle”…

UDS Enterprise 1.7 new features

In previous posts we explained what’s new in UDS Enterprise 1.7, but it is worth mentioning another series of features that have been improved or updated in this new version of the software. Important security improvements have been introduced, thanks to the API REST redesign, incremental removal of the use of internal IDs in favour…

Red Hat includes UDS in new partner portal

Red Hat has recognized VirtualCable as technology partner and has included the company in the new website Red Hat Connect for Technology Partners. This new program assures that the solutions included have been validated and are supported on Red Hat’s platform. Thus, the VDI connection broker for Windows and Linux UDS Enterprise has become part…