Security Tip: Low-Pain, High-Gain Whitelisting with IBM Endpoint Manager

If you’re responsible for security at your organization, you probably face two challenges: 1.   Mitigating the growing range of internal and external threats your organization faces. 2.  Stretching the limited resources you’ve been given for the job. With IBM Endpoint Manager—and a little help from RES Software —you can do both.   Why Whitelisting […]


The Top 5 Things You Might Not Know About RES Workspace Manager

Millions of users worldwide use RES Workspace Manager. Here are five specific use cases for this powerhouse product – things even experienced RES Workspace Manager users may not know. 1. USB Security Securing a desktop environment is not easy, especially if you have roaming users and multiple delivery mechanisms – like many hospitals we know. […]

Notes from the Road 30 – VMWorld Gets A Gold Star

By: Sean Donahue Unless you live under a proverbial rock, or are not in the tech industry, you know this past week was the 10th annual VMworld Convention…and what an insane show it was. Not only did VMworld attract a record 22,000+ attendees, but also the energy and enthusiasm was palpable across all three buildings the […]

Notes from the Road 11 – Microsoft User Experience Virtualization

Park City; It’s not just for skiing anymore. I think the best way to start this latest NFR blog is with a hearty congratulations to my old colleagues and friends at Microsoft. Earlier today they announced the much anticipated official Beta of a project code named “Park City”, or officially UE-V. User Experience Virtualization has […]

Happy New Year

By: Jeff Wettlaufer Happy New Year. Recently I guest blogged on about the upcoming year in our industry and what it means to the RES portfolio. Here are some highlights. With the increasing adoption of devices such as smartphones, tablets, touch sensitive screens and sub compact, ultra portable hardware, enterprises are going to realize that […]

Upcoming ‘Cast": Preparing for Hybrid Desktop Environments: Maintaining the User Experience

By: Jeff Wettlaufer Hi everyone, we wanted to make you aware of an upcoming Webcast, the RES team are jointly delivering with Forrester about the journey to the Hybrid Desktop.  This mix of analyst research and in-market technology promises to be an interesting discussion.  Here is what we plan to cover. Consumerization of IT has brought […]

The Corporate “App Store” – Just One Piece of the IT as a Service Puzzle

By, Ole-Kristian Sivertsen, Regional Director, RES Software Nordics 20% of  your business applications are probably eligible for new delivery methods like the “App Store” and “Android Market.” But IT must be aware of some key limitations of these models. One major trend that can’t be ignored is the consumerization of IT being fueled by smartphone […]