Parallels at Microsoft Ignite 2018

Parallels will be showcasing Parallels RAS and Parallels Mac Management for Microsoft SCCM at the Microsoft Ignite 2018 conference in Orlando on September, 24th to 28th, 2018.

Parallels RAS is a cost-effective VDI, application and desktop delivery solution that allows employees to seamlessly access published resources from any device.

Parallels Mac Management plug-in not only extends Microsoft SCCM to manage macOS, but also leverages 10+ years of Windows administration experience by scaling it toward Mac computers. 

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Meet the team

Yury Larichev

Senior Vice President, Global Sales


Yury Averkiev

Senior Program Manager


Mark Ledger

Director of


Victor Paul Fiss

Director of Sales Engineering


Derek Wyszynski

Director of



Parallels Remote Application Server

Parallels RAS is a cost-effective application delivery and VDI solution, that allows your employees to access and use applications, desktops and data from any device. Easy to deploy, configure, and maintain, Parallels RAS provides organizations with a seamless application delivery and VDI experience while reducing TCO and improving security.

  • High-Performance UX

    Parallels RAS clients provide a high-performance, intuitive and productive user experience on any device including HTML5 browser, iOS and Android. Parallels RAS delivers applications and desktops with a local-like experience regardless the device, location and connection. Learn More

  • Flexible Deployment

    Parallels RAS supports on-premise, hybrid and cloud deployments, such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS). Enable your organization to be more agile with a flexible architecture that supports RDSH on Windows Server (2003R2, 2008, 2012 & 2016) and VDI with Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer, VMware ESXi, Nutanix Acropolis (AHV), and KVM. Learn More

  • Secure

    Deploying Parallels RAS reduces the risk of data loss and malicious activity by preventing access to applications and data based on location, device and configurable Client Policies. Moreover, Parallels RAS supports FIPS 140-2 encryption and Multi Factor Authentication (MFA) such as Deepnet, Safenet and Radius enabling organizations to adhere to data compliance policies such as PCI DSS, HIPAA and GDPR. Learn More


Parallels & Azure

Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS) deployed on Azure Cloud Service provides employees with secure, fast, and reliable access to Windows® applications and server-based desktops. Due to Azure’s global presence, business users have the ability to easily access applications and desktops, receiving a consistent experience on any device and from any location. With files, applications, and desktops secured in Azure and the advanced security capability of Parallels RAS, corporate data and sensitive information are protected.

  • Global Expansion

    Parallels RAS on Azure Cloud Service provides the unique opportunity to offer employees and business partners faster, scalable, and reliable access to corporate applications virtually anywhere, globally.

  • Redistribute IT Budget for Business Growth

    Parallels RAS is an industry-leading, cost-effective solution for virtual application and desktop delivery. Azure's efficient, pay-for-what-you-use model includes virtual hardware, Microsoft licensing, and a range of advanced services such as disaster recovery. By combining Parallels RAS with Azure Cloud Service, IT departments are able to repurpose a sizable amount of their budget to other pressing projects.

  • Quick Deployment and Seamless Product Roll-Out

    The built-in automation capabilities of Parallels RAS simplify its deployment and configuration in the Azure cloud. It includes prebuilt Azure virtual machine templates and configuration wizards, allowing a Parallels RAS appliance to be fully configured in under 30 minutes. In addition, the solution offers easy and seamless user enrollment, ensuring no loss of productivity when moving local applications and desktops to virtual instances. 

  • Universal Access Out of the Box

    When Parallels RAS is deployed on Azure Cloud Service, businesses can provide employees immediate and secure access to applications, server-based desktops, data, and folders across the Internet—without complex firewall configurations. Parallels RAS on Azure provides instant access to resources on any HTML5 browser.

  • On-Demand Scalability

    Enable reliable and effective business operations as your organization's workload for specific applications scales up or down. With Parallels RAS on Azure Cloud Service, all additional Parallels RAS components—Publishing Agents, Remote Desktop Services Server, hypervisors, and gateways—can be deployed instantly using the unlimited flexibility of the Azure cloud. Learn More.

  • Load Balancing and Failover

    Parallels RAS on Azure Cloud Service supports full active-active redundancy and features built-in load balancing for all Parallels RAS components—Publishing Agents, gateways, and servers. This provides redundancy while preventing any application server from becoming a single point of failure, thus improving overall application availability and responsiveness.

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Hybrid and Cloud Deployment Options

Parallels RAS supports hybrid deployment between on-premise and Azure-based resources. A hybrid cloud provides flexibility when computing needs change by allowing workloads to be distributed between a private and Azure cloud. With Parallels RAS, different scenarios can be easily implemented, from adding Terminal Servers to handle extra end users, to making cost-effective failover virtual infrastructure.


Enterprise Mac Management Solution for Microsoft SCCM

Companies that already use Microsoft SCCM for managing PCs often underestimate the value of their SCCM solution when they bring Mac in. Parallels Mac Management plug-in not only extends Microsoft SCCM to manage macOS, but also leverages 10+ years of Windows administration experience by scaling it toward Mac computers.

  • Discover & Enroll Mac

    Just like Microsoft SCCM offers multiple ways to enroll Window PCs, Parallels Mac Management offers multiple ways to enroll Mac computers—via network scan, Active Directory system discovery, and Apple DEP. Read More

  • Enforce macOS Compliance

    Enforce compliance on the Mac via SCCM configuration items and baselines. Configuration items tailored for Mac: macOS configuration profiles, enable FileVault encryption, and shell scripts. Monitor compliance via native SCCM reporting.

  • Inventory & Reporting

    Collect standard Mac hardware and software inventory, as well as extended information, such us logged on users and their session duration. Support for Software Metering Usage Report Cycle to determine actively used software, and evaluate software license needs on Mac computers.


Floor Plan

Don’t forget to visit our booth #1043, beside the amenity zone, and meet a member of our team, and to learn more about what Parallels has to offer.


The most cost-effective solution for Application Virtualization & VDI.

Virtual application and desktop delivery can be complex and expensive—unless you are one of thousands of businesses that uses Parallels RAS to remotely deliver applications and desktops to their employees

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