App-V 5: On Streaming

Now that Hotfix 4 for App-V 5.0 SP2 has been out now for several weeks, many of you have likely already seen our Updated Guidance for Performance Recommendations now available on Technet (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn659478.aspx.) It almost goes without saying that the new stream-to-disk model of populating individual state-separated sparse files at the native NTFS level yielded…


MDOP 2014 Released – along with App-V 5 SP2 Hotfix 4 – plus New Performance Guidelines!

MDOP 2014 is now available:   http://blogs.windows.com/windows/b/business/archive/2014/05/01/improving-your-organization-s-security-and-performance-with-the-microsoft-desktop-optimization-pack.aspx In addition, Hotfix 4 for the App-V Client (no new server patches in this hotfix) is also available:   "Hotfix Package 4 for Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.0 SP2" http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2956985/en-us With this hotfix, we also recommend that you leverage new performance guidelines that was recently published on Technet: "Performance…