Microsoft now offers Windows 11 preview on Azure Virtual Desktop


Starting today, Microsoft clients may make use of the Azure Virtual Desktop (previously Windows Virtual Desktop) to virtualize a Windows 11 preview desktop on Azure virtual makers.

“Azure Virtual Desktop has become a popular cloud VDI platform to run desktops and apps in the cloud and deliver a full Windows experience to users virtually anywhere,” said Kam VedBrat, GM for Windows Virtual Desktop at Microsoft.

“Windows Virtual Desktop GM Organizations today use it with Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows Server … and now we are pleased to offer Windows 11 on Azure Virtual Desktop.”

How to attempt it appropriate now

After registering for the Windows Insider Program, Enterprise as well as Education clients may quickly begin screening Windows 11 along with Azure Virtual Desktop.

You may decide on in between 3 Windows 11 Preview photos accessible with the Azure Marketplace: Windows 11 Enterprise, Windows 11 Enterprise multi-session, as well as Windows 11 Enterprise multi-session + Microsoft 365 Apps.

These photos may be made use of to set up virtual makers on Microsoft’s cloud virtual desktop facilities (VDI) system however can not be actually made use of in manufacturing atmospheres considered that they’re beta software application.

“For Windows 11, Azure Virtual Desktop still provides exclusive support for multi-session, an important option that helps you optimize costs by running multiple users on a single Azure virtual machine,” VedBrat included.

“You can use Trusted Launch (available in preview) to enable TPM 2.0 and secure boot as part of the VM configuration to take full advantage of the security capabilities in Windows 11.”

From Windows Virtual Desktop to Azure Virtual Desktop

Azure Virtual Desktop is actually a cloud-based desktop as well as application virtualization solution which permits accessing Windows pcs over the Internet making use of a Windows, Mac, iphone, Android, or even HTML5-based Azure Virtual Desktop customer.

Azure Virtual Desktop assists Windows 10 multi-session, Windows 10 single-session, Windows 7 single-session, Windows Server 2012 R2, as well as more recent os.

While the consumer adventure is actually most likely the same to a local area Personal Computer, you might need to make use of an Azure VM along with the appropriate GPU assistance for higher-end graphics results, consisting of openness, computer animations, as well as pivoted home window sections.

Microsoft announced the cloud-based desktop virtualization solution in September 2018 as well as made it generally available worldwide one year later on, after a (*11 *) screening stage in March.

This year, in June, Microsoft rebranded the platform coming from Windows Virtual Desktop to Azure Virtual Desktop as well as included brand-new safety and security functionalities as well as costs possibilities for remote control application streaming.