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Why UDP is better than TCP in VDI environment

It is been a usual discussion with my customer when talking about virtual desktop opportunity stating that VMware View uses UDP protocol in PCoIP for the user desktop. the argument is that UDP is not a reliable protocol like TCP that is used by default in other desktop virtualization products in the market. well, it takes a very easy explanation to convince the customers that UDP is the protocol that should be used for desktop virtualization, before i start explaining the reasons i would like you to take a minute to show 2 diagrams of how TCP and UDP works.

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