Azure Virtual Desktop with Parallels RAS: hybrid cloud made easy

The simplest way to optimize Azure Virtual Desktop costs.

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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 (AVD) 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 native Azure Virtual Desktop or a Parallels RAS user 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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