Hybrid made easy with Parallels RAS

The simplest way to deploy and manage Azure Virtual Desktop.

Why customers love Parallels RAS with Azure Virtual Desktop

Hassle-free hybrid cloud deployments

Easily combine on-premises or other public clouds with Azure Virtual Desktop from the same console, without additional license fees.

Up to 79% cost reduction for Azure Virtual Desktop

Reduce Azure compute and storage costs by approximately 54%* to 79%**

Rapid implementation and easy management

Reduce time spent on maintenance and troubleshooting tasks by 50% to 70%. ***

Enhanced user experience

Choose a native Azure Virtual Desktop or a Parallels RAS experience. The Parallels RAS UX adds capabilities such as single sign-on, universal printing, session pre-launch, drag-and-drop, and accelerated file retrieval. ****

Parallels RAS integration with Azure Virtual Desktop ensures optimized service delivery while providing a unified end-user experience. It simplifies Azure Virtual Desktop deployment and provides centrally managed capabilities, including auto-scaling, FSLogix Profile Containers configuration and automated VM image optimization.

Sandeep Patnaik
Principal PM Manager, Microsoft

Customer Stories


ISV leverages VDI solution to enhance Azure Virtual Desktop. Reports a reduction of 83% time to market.

Bruxelles-Propreté Agence Régionale '(Arp-Gan)

With a small IT department consisting of a single administrator, “it would have been impossible to manage everything without a solution like Parallels RAS,” says Christophe Jurdan, system engineer at Arp-Gan.

Simplify and enhance Azure Virtual Desktop with Parallels RAS

Discover how Parallels RAS can streamline your Azure deployments, decrease your costs, and offer a better experience for both administrators and end users.

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*Based on Azure Virtual Desktop including native auto scaling.
**Based on unoptimized Azure Virtual Desktop environment.
***Estimate based on reduced time to deploy, no trial-and-error management, using the intuitive and wizard-driven Parallels RAS management console (including FSLogix configuration and MSIX App attach).
****Use of Parallels RAS clients for end-user access is optional. Azure Virtual Desktop clients can still be used.