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Best Remote Desktop Software for Enterprises

By Trevor Jackins
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The landscape of work is rapidly evolving. The traditional office setting is no longer the only hub for productivity. Instead, enterprises embrace remote work as a vital component of their operational strategies. This shift brings many opportunities but necessitates robust solutions to ensure seamless collaboration, heightened security, and efficient management.

At the heart of this transformation lies the need for reliable remote desktop software tailored to enterprise demands. As businesses navigate the complexities of remote work, choosing a remote desktop provider becomes paramount. Beyond mere convenience, the right solution can significantly impact productivity, streamline operations, and fortify cyber defenses.

In this blog, we dive into remote desktop solutions for enterprises, exploring the challenges enterprises face in choosing a remote desktop tool and why Splashtop Enterprise is the best solution.

The Rise of Remote Work and Remote Desktop Software

In recent years, remote work has surged in popularity, propelled by technological advancements, shifting cultural norms, and the global events that have reshaped our professional landscapes.

The benefits of remote work are manifold. For employees, it means freedom from the constraints of commuting, the ability to craft a work environment conducive to productivity, and a better work-life balance. On the other hand, employers stand to gain from increased access to a global talent pool, reduced overhead costs associated with office space, and the potential for enhanced employee satisfaction and retention.

However, the rise of remote work also brings its own set of challenges. Enterprises must grapple with connectivity issues, data security, and distributed team management. Ensuring employees have seamless access to the tools and resources needed to perform their duties is paramount.

Remote desktop solutions have emerged as indispensable tools for enterprises seeking to navigate the complexities of remote work. By providing secure and efficient access to company resources from any location, these solutions empower organizations to maintain productivity, collaboration, and data integrity in a distributed workforce.

As the world embraces the remote work revolution, the demand for reliable remote desktop solutions will only grow. Enterprises must adapt to this new reality by investing in technology that facilitates remote work and safeguards their interests in an increasingly interconnected world.

Challenges in Remote Desktop Solutions for Enterprises

While remote work offers numerous benefits, it presents a unique set of challenges for enterprises. Here are some of the key challenges faced by enterprises in deploying remote desktop solutions:

  • Security Concerns: One of the primary concerns for enterprises adopting remote desktop solutions is ensuring the security of sensitive data and systems. With employees accessing company resources from various locations and devices, the risk of data breaches and cyberattacks increases.

  • Scalability: Another challenge lies in scaling remote desktop solutions to accommodate the organization's growing needs. As the workforce expands or shifts, the remote desktop infrastructure must be able to support additional users and devices quickly.

  • Management Complexity: Managing a remote desktop environment can be complex, especially for enterprises with extensive and diverse IT infrastructures. Administrators must oversee user access, permissions, software updates, and troubleshooting across multiple endpoints and networks. Simplifying management tasks while maintaining security and compliance is a significant challenge for IT teams.

  • Performance and Reliability: To support critical business functions, remote desktop solutions must deliver consistent performance and reliability. Enterprises need remote desktop solutions that provide high-performance capabilities and seamless connectivity, regardless of the user's location or device.

  • Integration with Existing Systems: Many enterprises rely on various applications, platforms, and systems to support their operations. Integrating remote desktop solutions with existing IT infrastructure, including authentication systems, directory services, and cloud platforms, can be challenging. Seamless integration is essential for ensuring interoperability and minimizing disruptions to workflows.

By selecting a remote desktop solution that addresses these concerns effectively, enterprises can unlock the full potential of remote work while mitigating risks and maximizing productivity.

Introducing Splashtop Enterprise

Splashtop Enterprise is an all-encompassing platform that empowers organizations with seamless remote access, robust security, and unparalleled flexibility. Whether enabling remote work, facilitating IT support, or empowering mobile workforces, Splashtop Enterprise allows organizations to embrace remote work with confidence, enabling success in the digital age.

Key Features of Splashtop Enterprise:

  1. Secure and Compliant: Security is paramount in remote desktop solutions, and Splashtop Enterprise prioritizes protecting sensitive data and systems with robust encryption protocols, multi-factor authentication, and granular access controls. Splashtop complies with or supports many industry and government regulations, including SOC 2, ISO/IEC 27001, GDPR, CCPA, PCI, HIPAA, and FERPA.

  2. High-Performance Technology: Splashtop Enterprise leverages cutting-edge technology to deliver unparalleled performance and responsiveness. With support for high frame rates, HD streaming, and optimized audio and video playback, users can enjoy a seamless remote desktop experience that rivals being in the office.

  3. Cost-Effective Solution: Besides its robust features and capabilities, Splashtop Enterprise offers cost-effective pricing plans that align with the budgets of businesses of all sizes. With transparent pricing and no hidden fees, Splashtop provides exceptional value without compromising quality or security.

  4. Single Sign-On (SSO) Integration: Simplify access management and enhance security with Single Sign-On (SSO) integration. Splashtop Enterprise seamlessly integrates with popular identity providers, enabling users to access remote desktops with their existing credentials and reducing the risk of unauthorized access.

  5. Broad Device Support: Splashtop Enterprise supports a wide range of devices and platforms, ensuring compatibility with the tools and technologies your organization relies on. Whether using a Windows PC, Mac, iOS, Android, or Chromebook device, Splashtop provides a consistent and reliable remote desktop experience.

  6. Comprehensive Endpoint Management: Managing a distributed workforce requires robust endpoint management tools, and Splashtop Enterprise delivers. From remote software deployment and updates to device monitoring and troubleshooting, Splashtop provides IT administrators with the visibility and control they need to ensure smooth operations across the organization.

  7. Granular Access Controls: Splashtop Enterprise offers granular access controls, allowing you to define user permissions and access privileges based on roles and responsibilities within your organization. With fine-grained control over who can access what resources, you can minimize the risk of unauthorized access and maintain tight control over your data.

  8. Audit Trails and Monitoring: Gain visibility into remote desktop sessions with comprehensive audit trails and monitoring capabilities. Splashtop Enterprise provides detailed logs of user activity, including session start and end times, file transfers, and remote control actions, empowering you to track and monitor remote access activities for compliance and security purposes.

  9. Service Desk Features: Streamline IT support workflows and enhance productivity with Splashtop Enterprise's service desk features, delivering a better experience to end-users and IT technicians.

  10. USB Device and Stylus Redirection: Enhance productivity and flexibility with USB device and stylus redirection capabilities. Splashtop Enterprise allows users to connect and use USB devices easily, such as printers, scanners, storage devices, and stylus input devices, enhancing the remote desktop experience for creative professionals and power users alike.

  11. Flexibility and Scalability: Splashtop Enterprise is designed to scale alongside your business, providing flexible deployment options to accommodate organizations of all sizes.

Customer Success Story

Platinum Tank Group, a leading manufacturer of aluminum tank trailers for aircraft refuellers, faced the challenge of enabling flexible work for their 3D CAD designers. Platinum turned to Splashtop Enterprise to revolutionize its remote work strategy.

With limited office space and a growing design department, Platinum needed a solution allowing designers to work from anywhere, whether in-office or home.

After exploring various remote access tools, Platinum discovered Splashtop Enterprise and found it to meet their requirements perfectly. Splashtop's easy setup, multi-monitor support, and device redirection capabilities particularly appealed to Platinum's design team, enabling them to access their CAD workstations seamlessly from any location or device.

Since implementing Splashtop Enterprise, Platinum has supported its growing design team without the need for additional office space. With Splashtop's flexible workstation setup, designers can remotely access their CAD workstations from anywhere, using mini-computers to plug into desktop monitors and keyboards as needed. This has allowed Platinum to plan for expansion without the logistical challenges associated with acquiring extra office space.

Platinum’s Application Specialist Dominic Benoit says, "Splashtop is the perfect tool for remote work and remoting into a workstation from anywhere." By leveraging Splashtop Enterprise, Platinum Tank Group has not only overcome the challenges of remote work but has also laid the foundation for future growth and innovation in its design department.

Get Started with the Best Remote Desktop Solution for Enterprises

In the ever-evolving landscape of remote work, the right tools can make all the difference in empowering organizations to thrive in a digital-first world. Splashtop Enterprise provides enterprises with a comprehensive remote desktop solution that combines security, performance, and flexibility seamlessly.

As you navigate the complexities of remote work and seek solutions to enhance your organization's productivity and security, consider Splashtop Enterprise your trusted partner. With our commitment to excellence and unparalleled customer support, we are here to help you succeed in the digital age.

Contact us today to learn more about and get started with Splashtop Enterprise.


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Trevor Jackins Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Splashtop
Trevor Jackins
Trevor Jackins is a Marketing Manager at Splashtop. He’s also a passionate user of Splashtop’s remote access software as he uses it to remote into his office computer to work from home! Trevor’s excitement for Splashtop stems from his interest in how technology can improve our daily lives.
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