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Which connection mode should I use with AS & VDS?

The 2X Client provides three modes for server connections; Direct Mode, Regular Gateway and SSL Mode. Which mode would be best for your environment? Direct Mode If clients have direct physical server access, clients can use the Direct Mode connect to a 2X SecureClientGateway through port 80...

2X Announces New Office Openings

Dallas, TX, November 24, 2009 – 2X Software today announced the opening of offices in Sydney, Australia, London, UK and Zürich, Switzerland, to better serve the needs of its regional customers. By strategically positioning new offices in regional markets, 2X will maintain a channel-focused...

RDP 7, what’s in it for you?

With the recent release of Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 with integrated RDP 7, the distinctions between protocols are minimal, with ICA no longer standing alone. RDP 7 will be available for XP SP3, Vista, Windows 7 and Embedded XP soon, with Linux compatibility not too far behind: Read...

The Future of Desktop Virtualization

The days of the local desktop OS are numbered, it’s official. By 2014, Gartner predicts that there will be more than 66 million virtualised desktops globally. Hosted virtual desktop (HVD) growth is likely to be rapid during the next three to five years, with the analyst estimating that units...