VM machine should contain software library folder so time for downloading and installing will be reduce.
Comparing with Cloudshare.com
1. VM there are very less preconfigured VM's are available.
2. They provide the access through browser good one for mobile device users.
3. Share the own machine drives for data sharing with RDP VM machine should be included.
4. Deployment of Non Microsoft (MySql and PHP) website need to make easy with tool tips and tutorials.
5. Overall Good Speed in VM machine with best BCP support.
6. Thanking you for providing preview to test the environment .
This is a good idea. We will investigate this support.
There is not need of software Library on VM since internet speed is very very good. It take only 2 minute to download a software of size 2.5GB from msdn.