Tim Mangan

Timothy Mangan

Tim Mangan is the Founder of TMurgent Technologies. Prior to launching TMurgent, Tim was with many software and/or hardware companies including Softricity, Sync Research, Tylink, Avanti Communications, Memotec, Teleglobe, Infinet, and ComputerVision. Somewhere in between he also did consulting work for the WAN side of a major US bank. At one point he was also the President of the Frame Relay Forum, an international consortium of Communication Carriers, Vendors, and Users.

Tim speaks at many conferences around the world, usually on App-V, MSIX, Virtualization, and/or Performance.

He has been awarded by Microsoft as a Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for “Remote Desktop Services”, “Application Virtualization”, and “Windows IT Professional” over the last 12 years. He also has been awarded by Citrix as a “Citrix Technology Professional Fellow”, an achievement held by only four others around the world.

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TMEditX 4.2 Release Finalized

TMEditX is the licensed and much more capable tool for fixing up MSIX packages since it doesn’t have to depend on the Microsoft MSIX Packaging Tool to create the final package.  [Download_page] More new features and fixes to improve your packaging! The PSF version...

AppVentiX Deepdive

A deep look at Application Deployment with AppVentiX

AppVentiX is an alternative third-party product that can be used for Software Distribution in a corporate environment.  Known originally as a simple replacement for the App-V Server, it has grown in capabilities, both in the types of packages supported and in...

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PsfTooling 6.8 for MSIX released

PsfTooling is a free tool to work in conjunction with the Microsoft MSIX Packaging Tool.   [Download_Page] This release is primarily a catchup release to include changes we have made to the PSF.  It includes the following: Support for Psf v2024.03.04, which...

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New in the PSF v2024.03.04

The Package Support Framework (PSF) was originally a Microsoft open-source project to help Win32/DotNet applications run when inside an MSIX Container.  TMurgent has taken up the support for the PSF in our own fork here on GitHub. A new update to the PSF has been...

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TMEditX 4.1 Released

TMEditX is the licensed and much more capable tool for fixing up MSIX packages since it doesn’t have to depend on the Microsoft MSIX Packaging Tool to create the final package.  [Download_page] More new features and fixes to improve your packaging! The PSF version...

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Anti-Disregardation for COM in MSIX

It took more than 3 years for this to creep into my brain. Over the six years since the original release MSIX Microsoft has added schema extensions to handle situations that the original MSIX didn’t support. COM support is a very important area of these...

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MSIX App Attach Report Card for 2024

The App Attach Report Card is an updated look at how App Attach works. In the "Report Card" format we use for all of MSIX, this white paper describes the state of App Attach in the market, and dives deep into the performance aspects. App Attach is used to quickly...

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PSF v2024.01.02 Released

The Package Support Framework (PSF) was originally an open-source project to help Win32/DotNet applications run when inside an MSIX Container.  TMurgent has taken up the support for the PSF in our own fork here on GitHub.   A new update to the PSF has been...

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AppV2MSIX Powershell script

An open source tool to automate conversion of your App-V Packages to MSIX. It seems I forgot to add a blog post about this tool when I released it last fall. So here it is to make it more visible. AppV2MSIX is a powershell script that will automate the conversion...

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TMEditX 4.0.0.0 Released

TMEditX is the licensed and much more capable tool for fixing up MSIX packages since it doesn’t have to depend on the Microsoft MSIX Packaging Tool to create the final package.  [Download_page] To start up the end of the year, we have more new features and fixes to...

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