Supports the following platforms for Desktop Containers build, snapshotting, and execution. These operating systems are also supported when running within VMware and Microsoft hardware virtualization and hypervisor environments:
Desktop Containers also has limited support for the Windows Preinstallation Environment (WinPE), though certain applications depending on operating system features unavailable in WinPE may not function properly.
Desktop Containers can be used to create 32-bit executables, which can be run under 32-bit mode on x64-based platforms, or native 64-bit executables for running only on x64-based platforms.
You can install the Desktop Containers Server on the following server platforms:
Note: Internet Explorer 10 is not currently supported as a browser for managing the server
Desktop Containers uses a browser plug-in to facilitate streaming. Windows-based browsers currently supported include all versions of:
Desktop Containers does not use proprietary communication protocols and typically works transparently with most firewalls, routers, and proxies. Current protocol support for streaming includes:
Desktop Containers engine supports most Windows applications. In addition, the following popular applications are tested, certified, and supported: