AppSense Sponsor IDC Desktop Virtualization Conference

February 3, 2011

AppSense are a Platinum sponsor at VMware and IDC’s Desktop Virtualisation Conference 2011, which is being held in London on the 15th February 2011. The conference will focus on giving delegates a clear insight into how to unravel what is available in the market today, how vendors are developing their technology offerings and what you can and should be doing now to ensure that you make the most of the opportunities available.

So, what is user virtualization?
AppSense is the world leading provider of User Virtualization solutions to enterprise organizations. User Virtualization manages the user component of the desktop to ensure a seamless, consistent, personalized and configured desktop across all delivery mechanism, platforms and accessing devices.  AppSense technology works with VMware to enable low-cost, standard desktop images to be delivered to employees as fully configured & personalized desktops. AppSense ensures all user types, from task worker to power user, experience the highest quality working experience both inside and outside of their virtual desktop.

AppSense technology is used in the largest environments in the world at companies such as HSBC, Barclays, RBS, JPMorgan Chase, Lowes, United Airlines, Wachovia and ESPN. And is chosen by leading System Integrators such as CSC, DELL, IBM, HP, Fujitsu and Accenture as part of their reference architects and/or offerings.

AppSense Presents…
Gareth Kitson, Senior Marketing Product Manager from AppSense will be discussing “User Virtualization: Ensuring a seamless user experience across all desktop, all devices, all locations” at 10:00-10:25am in the main conference room. In addition, experts from IDC will make presentations on the status of desktop virtualization end-user requirements and future trends.  

Register Today!
As an end user you are entitled to a free place at the conference.

You can register at entering ‘AppSense Guest’ in the special promotional code box, thereby bypassing the payment process.

If you would like further information or to book an appointment with our on site sales team, please contact

We look forward to seeing you there!

Best Regards,

The AppSense Team

For all enquiries please call: +44 (0) 845 223 2100

AppSense Wins Best Desktop Software of 2009 at the TechWorld Awards

November 18, 2009

AppSense are very pleased to announce that AppSense Environment Manager 8.0 has won another high-profile award – The TechWorld Best Desktop Software Product of the year 2009.

The Techworld Awards reward innovation for all aspects of the IT industry and are evaluated on strategy, creativity, innovation and effectiveness. Winners are selected by an independent panel of judges consisting of highly respected individuals from the IT industry and Techworld editors.

This new award is a great achievement and comes only a short time after AppSense Environment Manager recently won Gold in the Desktop Virtualization category in the Best of VMworld 2009 Awards Program.  Combined, these awards, along with our recent record growth and ever strengthening relationships with Citrix, Microsoft and VMware confirm AppSense as the clear leader in the User Environment Management space.

Here is a copy of the AppSense Press Release to accompany this recent award:

AppSense Wins 2009 Techworld Award

AppSense Environment Manager 8.0 announced Desktop Software Product of the Year

 New York, NY – November 18, 2009 – AppSense, the leading provider of user environment management solutions for the enterprise, today announced that AppSense Environment Manager 8.0 has won the Desktop Software Product of the Year award as part of the Techworld Awards 2009. Recognizing both products and users, the Techworld Awards reward innovation for all aspects of the IT industry and are evaluated on strategy, creativity, innovation and effectiveness. Winners are selected by an independent panel of judges consisting of highly respected individuals from the IT industry and Techworld editors.

AppSense Environment Manager is the only enterprise solution that enables standardized desktop environments to be fully configured and personalized without the need for cumbersome profiles or scripts. From server-based computing environments through to virtual and physical desktops, AppSense Environment Manager ensures users always receive a consistent, predictable and personalized working experience. Full desktops can now be configured and business rules applied on-demand, enabling compliant, personalized virtual desktops to be quickly delivered to thousands of users at lowest possible cost. Additionally, AppSense technology is used in conjunction with many third party systems integrators, including CSC, HP, EDS, Dell and IBM.

“We are honored that AppSense Environment Manager has been recognized as the best solution to sit on the desktop by the Techworld editors and members of the IT community,” said Peter Rawlinson, vice president of worldwide marketing at AppSense. “AppSense’s unique approach represents a fundamental change in the way the corporate desktop is constructed and is a core solution in all desktop environments, providing a stable and consistent user environment. With the introduction of Microsoft Windows 7 and a huge uplift in VDI adoption, AppSense looks forward to continuing to provide enterprises with our award-winning solutions, allowing them to increase user productivity and dramatically decrease operational costs.” 

This award comes on the heels of the recent Gold award in the Desktop Virtualization category in the ‘Best of VMworld 2009’ awards for AppSense. For more information about the Techworld awards and to view a complete list of winners, please visit

About AppSense
Founded in 1999, AppSense is the leading provider of user environment management (UEM) solutions for enterprise organizations. UEM is a proven method of reducing desktop management costs by treating the user environment separate from the desktop and delivery method. This separation enables IT to standardize the corporate desktop and automate the delivery of the user’s working environment, significantly reducing operational costs. AppSense technology is used around the world by companies such as JPMorgan Chase, Lowes, United Airlines, Wachovia, Wal-Mart, ESPN and CB Richard Ellis. AppSense has main offices in New York and Manchester, England with additional offices in Palo Alto, London, Munich, Melbourne and Amsterdam.

PR Contact:
Heather Fitzsimmons
Mindshare PR
+1 (650) 947-7400

Please click on the TechWorld Winners Logo to be taken to the TechWorld Awards page to view the winners from other catagories.

Thanks to all those who have helped make Environment Manager the leading UEM solution that it is:)