OVERVIEW
Micro Focus Desktop Containers helps you overcome the challenges associated with application conflicts and the ever changing desktop and browser landscape by allowing you to create applications that can be packaged once and run on any Windows XP or higher device.
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  • Desktop Containers at a Glance: Package and deploy Windows applications as accessible, containerized apps.
  • Simple: Makes it simple to build and deploy agentless containerized applications.
  • Accessible: Allows containerized applications to run locally from a USB device, or streamed or downloaded from a web portal.
  • Manageable: Provides the ability to assign access, track containerized app use, and deploy apps anywhere employees have a web connection.
  • Secure: Limit containerized application network access to only trusted sites, preventing public sites from exploiting vulnerabilities in legacy apps you containerize.
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Desktop Containers Documentation

For more information about system requirements please see our documentation.

HIGHLIGHTS
What’s new in Micro Focus Desktop Containers 12? (Previously called ZENworks Application Virtualization)
  • Container-based packaging simplifies packaging process for many applications
  • CLI and scripting capabilities to provide automation
  • Enhanced support for containerizing server applications
  • ZENworks Reporting entitlement allows use of Cool Solutions domain for reporting
Turbo for Micro Focus Desktop Containers
  • Turbo.net hub subscription with hundreds of apps and thousands of versions
  • IP blocking locks down network access for containerized applications
  • Per application proxy and DNS virtualization
  • Browser redirector for improved user experience
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Turbo for Desktop Containers Add-On

To reduce the cost and effort of building the containers yourself, you can take advantage of Turbo for Desktop Containers. This add-on features the Turbo.net hub subscription service with thousands of prebuilt containerized apps from Adobe, Google, Firefox, and other popular software vendors. Additionally, Turbo contains some highly requested features that improve app security and enable the use of legacy web apps.

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Migrating Windows has never been easier

Keeping your workforce productive—and your service desk above water—are some of the biggest challenges in any major OS migration. Desktop Containers makes your life easier by ensuring your workforce has complete access to their Windows applications before, during, and after a migration.

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Slash the time required to test and deploy applications

Desktop Containers speeds your application deployments by dramatically reducing testing time and eliminating application installations.

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"With Desktop Containers we no longer have to deal with incompatibility issues between applications or manually install new applications on each desktop. We’ve also seen a significant improvement in desktop installation times. We used to spend about 45 minutes setting up a full desktop, and now it takes just 20."
Hassan Akhiat   /   Senior IT Policy Advisor, Municipality of Voorschoten
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Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne uses our products to help provide users with access to large and complex applications. Using Application Virtualization, they were able to speed users' access to applications, eliminate application conflicts, and reduce support costs.

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RESOURCES
Desktop Containers Data Sheet
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Micro Focus Desktop Containers 12 Documentation
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Exploring the Competitive Strengths of ZENworks 11
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