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Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS)

Parallels RAS Alternatives & Competitors

(61)4.2 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS)? Tons of people want Remote Desktop Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, TeamViewer, VirtualBox, and Horizon 7 are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS).

Top Alternatives to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS)

  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • TeamViewer
  • VirtualBox
  • Horizon 7
  • VNC Connect

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS)

    #1
    #1
  1. Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops

    (118)4.1 out of 5

    Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops lead the industry in desktop and app virtualization. Deliver Windows, Linux, and web business applications or full virtual desktops from any cloud—public, on-premises or hybrid—within a modern digital workspace

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  2. Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops lead the industry in desktop and app virtualization. Deliver Windows, Linux, and web business applications or full virtual desktops from any cloud—public, on-premises or hybrid—within a modern digital workspace

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    GW
    Application layering for each employee enhances adoption of the product by providing the correct mix of applications for the virtual desktop experience. Leveraging Citrix Cloud enables us to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #2
    #2
  3. TeamViewer

    (1,977)4.5 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Easy-to-use remote support and access software that lets you securely connect to and monitor desktop-to-desktop, desktop-to-mobile, mobile-to-mobile, or to unattended devices like servers and IoT devices from anywhere.

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  4. Easy-to-use remote support and access software that lets you securely connect to and monitor desktop-to-desktop, desktop-to-mobile, mobile-to-mobile, or to unattended devices like servers and IoT devices from anywhere.

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    Ezra B.
    EB
    You don't need a VPN or anything that can confuse you. Most computer systems that are set up on your account could be connected and managed. If you have a business presentation, you don't even...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), TeamViewer is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More usable
    Better at support
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    #3
    #3
  5. VirtualBox

    (222)4.5 out of 5

    VirtualBox is an open source x86 and AMD64/Intel64 VDI solution for enterprises.

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  6. VirtualBox is an open source x86 and AMD64/Intel64 VDI solution for enterprises.

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    Nilson D.
    ND
    VirtualBox helps a lot to emulate an Operating System without having to replace yours. You can experiment and use it like if it were installed. Be sure to assign the proper resources so you can run...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), VirtualBox is:

    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
    #4
    #4
  7. Horizon 7

    (58)4.0 out of 5

    Horizon 7 is a virtual desktop software suite that securely delivers applications to end-users on the device of their choice, increasing user's flexibility while reducing costs, and maintaining data security.

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  8. Horizon 7 is a virtual desktop software suite that securely delivers applications to end-users on the device of their choice, increasing user's flexibility while reducing costs, and maintaining data security.

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    Brunella G.
    BG
    Horizon 7 is a system that allows us to create virtual systems that offer tools that allow us to add features and capabilities like a computer but different because the system is virtual, It is...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Horizon 7 is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    #5
    #5
  9. VNC Connect

    (394)4.7 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    VNC Connect enables you to remotely access and control your devices wherever you are in the world, whenever you need to. VNC has a widespread user base from individuals to the world's largest multi-national companies utilizing the technology for a range of applications.

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  10. VNC Connect enables you to remotely access and control your devices wherever you are in the world, whenever you need to. VNC has a widespread user base from individuals to the world's largest multi-national companies utilizing the technology for a range of applications.

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    UU
    It is an excellent system that allows you to access other computers to perform tasks remotely. VNC is a fast way to manage the visuality of remote machines, they can be connected in lan through a...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), VNC Connect is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #6
    #6
  11. AnyDesk

    (449)4.5 out of 5

    AnyDesk is a fast remote desktop software that allows for new usage scenarios and applications that have not been possible with current remote desktop software.

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  12. AnyDesk is a fast remote desktop software that allows for new usage scenarios and applications that have not been possible with current remote desktop software.

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    Samuel K.
    SK
    Guaranteed remote access which does not have any downtime at all. Faster to access documents and files at my home computer while at work. Reliable to record sessions and refer to them later. It's...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), AnyDesk is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #7
    #7
  13. ConnectWise Control

    (414)4.7 out of 5

    ConnectWise Control's universal remote access software provides an all-inclusive solution for remote support, remote access, and remote meetings.

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  14. ConnectWise Control's universal remote access software provides an all-inclusive solution for remote support, remote access, and remote meetings.

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    UT
    A strong integration application of communication is established with the software of connectwise control, a system that is in charge of motivating the digital sectors of your company, by means of...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), ConnectWise Control is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
    #8
    #8
  15. Hyper-V

    (103)4.3 out of 5

    Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 is a stand-alone product providing a simplified, reliable, cost-effective and optimized virtualization solution.

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  16. Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 is a stand-alone product providing a simplified, reliable, cost-effective and optimized virtualization solution.

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    Caleb T.
    CT
    Hyper-V is an indispensable part of the Windows Server environment. Most of our servers are virtualized, making backup, hardware protection, and so many other considerations simpler. It provides an...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Hyper-V is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Better at support
    More usable
    #9
    #9
  17. Citrix Workspace

    (274)4.0 out of 5

    Citrix Workspace is a complete secure digital workspace, designed to empower people to work better anytime, anywhere without distractions. It seamlessly integrates with your existing systems, so you can focus on driving digital transformation.

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  18. Citrix Workspace is a complete secure digital workspace, designed to empower people to work better anytime, anywhere without distractions. It seamlessly integrates with your existing systems, so you can focus on driving digital transformation.

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    AM
    SAML Integration for SSO and options to control application actions

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Citrix Workspace is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #10
    #10
  19. Zoho Assist

    (283)4.6 out of 5

    Remote support with Zoho Assist is simple, fast and affordable. It requires no prior installation of any software and can be run entirely on browser. It is tailored for small and medium business IT support, outsourced IT firms, independent IT technicians and remote PC repair service personnel like you.

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  20. Remote support with Zoho Assist is simple, fast and affordable. It requires no prior installation of any software and can be run entirely on browser. It is tailored for small and medium business IT support, outsourced IT firms, independent IT technicians and remote PC repair service personnel like you.

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    UT
    This software is amazing for comprehensive remote support, screen sharing and remote access solutions, allowing you to access your customers' remote desktop to share their screen and manage...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Zoho Assist is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #11
    #11
  21. GoToAssist

    (247)4.3 out of 5

    GoToAssist is now RescueAssist. RescueAssist offers market-leading remote support and ITIL-based service desk management to enhance IT operations and reduce cost. Key new features include lightning-fast connection time, right fit support including chat, remote view, and file transfer, in-channel support (integrations with apps like Slack), and mobile device support + camera share.

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  22. GoToAssist is now RescueAssist. RescueAssist offers market-leading remote support and ITIL-based service desk management to enhance IT operations and reduce cost. Key new features include lightning-fast connection time, right fit support including chat, remote view, and file transfer, in-channel support (integrations with apps like Slack), and mobile device support + camera share.

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    LF
    GotoAssist maintains an extraordinary compatibility with the different implementation systems, which turns out that it is widely used by multiple users of these physical facilities, which are a...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), GoToAssist is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    More expensive
    #12
    #12
  23. Workstation Pro

    (87)4.4 out of 5

    VMware Workstation Pro allows technical professionals develop, test, demonstrate and deploy software by running multiple x86-based operating systems simultaneously on the same PC.

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  24. VMware Workstation Pro allows technical professionals develop, test, demonstrate and deploy software by running multiple x86-based operating systems simultaneously on the same PC.

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    REUBEN W.
    RW
    The best feature of this application is it's very easy to install and use.

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Workstation Pro is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    More expensive
    #13
    #13
  25. BeyondTrust Remote Support

    (209)4.7 out of 5

    The #1 solution for leading enterprises to securely access and support any device or system, anywhere in the world.

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  26. The #1 solution for leading enterprises to securely access and support any device or system, anywhere in the world.

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    MK
    We have been using Bomgar as our Remote Assistance tool for a few years now. It can be customized to suit our requirements. A great feature is that it complies with HIPAA and GPX requirements and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), BeyondTrust Remote Support is:

    Better at support
    More expensive
    Easier to do business with
    #14
    #14
  27. Splashtop Business Access

    (232)4.8 out of 5

    Splashtop Business Access is a remote desktop for business professionals and teams. It offers a fast, simple, secure remote computer access for individuals and teams.

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  28. Splashtop Business Access is a remote desktop for business professionals and teams. It offers a fast, simple, secure remote computer access for individuals and teams.

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    Kim J.
    KJ
    I used to use LogMeIn (expensive) and Splashtop does everything I need it to do at a MUCH better price point!

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Splashtop Business Access is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #15
    #15
  29. Amazon WorkSpaces

    (62)4.0 out of 5

    Amazon WorkSpaces is a secure desktop computing service that runs on the AWS cloud it allows provision cloud-based virtual desktops and provide users access to the documents, applications, and resources needd from any supported device, including Windows and Mac computers, Chromebooks, iPads, Fire tablets, and Android tablets.

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  30. Amazon WorkSpaces is a secure desktop computing service that runs on the AWS cloud it allows provision cloud-based virtual desktops and provide users access to the documents, applications, and resources needd from any supported device, including Windows and Mac computers, Chromebooks, iPads, Fire tablets, and Android tablets.

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    UT
    allows a combination of work software within one application and the ability to access communication software for job compliance

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Amazon WorkSpaces is:

    Slower to reach roi
    #16
    #16
  31. Goverlan Reach

    (232)4.4 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Complex IT Systems Management Made Easy. Get broad-scope, enterprise-level administration of your users & machines along with industry standard encryption & security. Empower your IT staff with instant access to real-time information and tools to address issues quickly, efficiently and dynamically.

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  32. Complex IT Systems Management Made Easy. Get broad-scope, enterprise-level administration of your users & machines along with industry standard encryption & security. Empower your IT staff with instant access to real-time information and tools to address issues quickly, efficiently and dynamically.

    Categories in common with Parallels RAS:

    Mallikharjun K.
    MK
    At a better price than competitors, Goverlan presents me with a robust set of remote control options I could remotely manage methods across our deployment platform at several locations, with minor...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Goverlan Reach is:

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    More usable
    #17
    #17
  33. Fusion

    (109)4.4 out of 5

    Fusion provides a virtualization solution for running Windows programs on a Mac.

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  34. Fusion provides a virtualization solution for running Windows programs on a Mac.

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    AK
    Allows me to run applications that otherwise will need an extra computer, excellent Windows 10, Suse and CentOS support. Because the MacBook has better hardware many application run better in the...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Fusion is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    #18
    #18
  35. Remote Desktop Services

    (105)4.4 out of 5

    Microsoft Remote Desktop Services, formally known as Terminal Services, is a desktop virtualization software for Microsoft Windows products.

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  36. Microsoft Remote Desktop Services, formally known as Terminal Services, is a desktop virtualization software for Microsoft Windows products.

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    UI
    This software has a large number of connections that allow you to connect to other networks easily. It is intended for systematic IT professional administrators who use standalone users to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), Remote Desktop Services is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #19
    #19
  37. FixMe.IT

    (172)4.7 out of 5

    FixMe.IT is a remote desktop application designed for fast and easy on-demand and unattended remote support.

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  38. FixMe.IT is a remote desktop application designed for fast and easy on-demand and unattended remote support.

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    JS
    The most helpful thing about fixme.it is the convenience of sending customers to a simple website, and after running a small app, they provide you with a 6 digit passcode and you're off. Also,...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), FixMe.IT is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #20
    #20
  39. LogMeIn Rescue

    (110)4.6 out of 5

    By the time you receive a request for tech support, that employee or customer has already begun watching the clock. Solve their issue and return their sanity quickly with the most innovative remote support solution in the industry.

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  40. By the time you receive a request for tech support, that employee or customer has already begun watching the clock. Solve their issue and return their sanity quickly with the most innovative remote support solution in the industry.

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    Wayne R.
    WR
    Log me in is extremely easy to use. I love that i can have a user access a website and use a pin Number.

    Reviewers say compared to Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS), LogMeIn Rescue is:

    More expensive
    Slower to reach roi
    Better at support