Virtual Desktop, Real Savings: Windows Licensing for Client Virtualization
Source: Virtual Computer
With its large product line and thousands of product numbers, Microsoft licensing can be challenging. This is especially true for virtualization, which adds an additional layer of complexity. But smart shopping and the right virtualization approach - as described in this whitepaper - can simplify your Windows virtualization options and save one money on each license. Understanding the Microsoft licensing options for virtualization begins by determining the kind of virtualization a person will be using. There are three major types of desktop virtualization: centralized desktop, client-hosted, and bare-metal.