Is Microsoft ready to go to war with its longtime virtualization partner Citrix? It definitely seems that way, given the company's announcement on October 7 that it will roll out new remote desktop apps for iOS and Android devices.
Microsoft officials didn't play up the coming Remote Desktop apps, which will be delivered alongside Windows Server 2012 R2. (The apps will be available for download in their respective application stores later this month.) In fact, all they got was a one-sentence mention, buried in a press release.
Once these new Remote Desktop apps, which include an overhauled version … Read more