Portable application creators facts

Portable application creators allow the creation of portable applications (also called: portable apps).

Creators of true portable applications

No agent/client is required for these (also called "agentless" solutions):

  • VMware ThinApp
  • Xenocode Virtual Application Studio ISV Edition
  • InstallFree
  • Ceedo (using Argo Application installer)
  • LANDesk Application Virtualization

Related software

These programs require an agent or client (to run the compiled app)

  • Citrix XenApp
  • Microsoft Application Virtualization
  • Symantec Endpoint Virtualization Suite
  • AppZero
  • Endeavors Application Jukebox

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