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ALSO CALLED: Desktop PC Management, Managing PCs, Managing Personal Computers, PC Management
DEFINITION: Desktop management is a comprehensive approach to managing all the computers within an organization. Despite its name, desktop management includes overseeing laptops and other computing devices as well as desktop computers. Desktop management is a component of systems management, which is the administration of all components of an organization's information systems. Other components of systems management  … 
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Desktop as a Service: Delivering the Customer Experience Users Require Without the Up-Front Costs
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, find out how DaaS is moving beyond client virtualization efforts by moving VDI to hosted cloud service providers.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

VMware

Delivering user-centric IT solutions that improve workplace productivity
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how workspace-as-a-service is an end-to-end solution to enable the journey from a traditional, device-centric landscape to a future-proof, user-centric landscape and allowing organizations to assemble the best-fit working environment and applications for each user on any device they choose.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


How Smart Enterprises are Tackling Workspace Transformation
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how workspace-as-a-service is a user centric approach to modern workspaces that allows for anytime, anywhere access.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


Have You Considered Desktop as a Service in the Cloud?
sponsored by NaviSite
WHITE PAPER: View this resource to investigate a particular desktop as a service provider that is cloud compatible.
Posted: 18 Feb 2015 | Published: 18 Feb 2015

NaviSite

What you need to know before undertaking your virtualization journey
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Find out what is driving IT managers to deploy desktop and application virtualization strategies and the business outcomes for workers and IT. Discover how they measure the success of their virtualization deployment. Also, learn how to take a strategic approach to deployment in order to prevent common challenges of virtualization.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

AppSense

Meeting Meaningful Use and Optimizing IT and Clinical Productivity
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how user virtualization is adding value to healthcare organizations by enabling all aspects of the user to be stored and managed independent of the accessing device. Find out how this complies with privacy and security mandates while also allowing anytime, anywhere, seamless access to applications and files.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Dec 2011

AppSense

The Clinical End User Experience: Sub-Par Today, Optimal Tomorrow
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore healthcare IT respondents' opinions on critical areas that could improve the user experience and boost productivity. Find out how VDI has experienced exponential growth within the healthcare industry due to its ability to support a multiplatform workplace.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 11 Feb 2015

AppSense

Transforming Healthcare IT with User Environment Management
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, examine the biggest challenges facing today's healthcare industry and find out how user environment management (UEM) is providing healthcare IT with the resources to tackle these challenges while improving patient care and increasing operational efficiencies.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

AppSense

Six Areas Where Citrix XenApp Outperforms VMware Horizon Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, explore an application virtualization strategy that includes the capabilities organizations need for full mobile productivity and how any strategy you choose should take into consideration the end-user and IT.
Posted: 02 Jan 2015 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

Citrix

3 Businesses Share Why They Chose Citrix XenDesktop Over VMware View
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores three organizations who selected a desktop and application virtualization strategy that fit their needs from a single, easy to deploy platform. Find out the reasons behind their selection over other competitors and what factors they took into consideration.
Posted: 02 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Four Customers Who Never Have to Refresh Their PCs Again
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore four organizations who have transformed their business by implementing desktop virtualization, paired within client computing. Find out how this enabled IT to escape the costly PC refresh cycles and reallocate their PC refresh budget into other business areas.
Posted: 29 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Citrix

Taking a Leap Forward with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews the key benefits of desktop virtualization through VDI and provides some key considerations you will have to take when implementing virtualization in your organization.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 10 Dec 2014

Dell

Simply Virtual Desktop Use and Management with and All-in-One Thin Client
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Check out this whitepaper to learn about a new all-in-one (AiO) thin client that is powerful, yet stylish, and boasts one of the most secure, high performance thin client operating systems for simplified management.
Posted: 09 Dec 2014 | Published: 09 Dec 2014

Dell

Why Companies Want 'Thin' (not 'Fat') Clients
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This updated analysis takes a critical look at thin client computing, examining this technology's major benefits such as simplified management, safer security, greater storage, and its enhanced adaptability for literally any type of business.
Posted: 09 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Dell

Selecting the Right Thin Client Devices Prevents Years of Regret
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This expert resource will show you how to pick the right thin client.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Dell

Desktop Virtualization: Show Me the ROI
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Continue on to this important whitepaper now to learn about the evolution of desktop virtualization, the real ROI of desktop virtualization, and much more.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Dell

Dell Wyse Datacenter for Citrix Executive Brief
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores a virtual desktop infrastructure solution from Dell.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 13 May 2014

Dell

Dell Mobile Clinical Computing: Healthcare Technology Solutions that Deliver Greater Security IT Productivity, and Clinician Efficiency
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper will show you how desktop virtualization can help the healthcare industry interact with technology.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Dell

Performance, Reliability and Flexibility of Windows 7 in a Thin Client
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at a series of desktop virtualization hardware solutions with dual and quad core options to suit your unique budget, application, and performance needs
Posted: 11 Nov 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

Dell

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Desktops as a Service
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the top five reasons to deploy desktops as a service. Learn about how DaaS is making deployment and management of the desktop environment far less difficult for IT while giving users maximum flexibility and a better user experience.
Posted: 27 Oct 2014 | Published: 27 Oct 2014

VMware

How to Deploy All-flash Virtual Desktops Simply and Efficiently
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at this informative white paper that reveals a technology to help you deploy all-flash virtual desktops simply, efficiently, and flexibly. Worried about boot storms, antivirus scans, suspend/resume operations, and more that can bog down typical virtual desktop implementations? Read on to learn how to avoid these issues.
Posted: 23 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

EMC Corporation

VMware View 5.1 with Nimble Storage etc. for up to 1,000 Virtual Desktops Using Cisco UCS
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a reference architecture for Cisco Desktop Virtualization solution with UCS B-Series Blade Servers and Nimble Storage CS-Series storage appliance. Read on to learn how this architecture can help you increase control over your mobile desktop environment, provide better support for SLAs and more.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

From VDI Pilot to Production: Four Tips for the Move
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: In this expert e-guide, learn the critical steps you must take to ensure your VDI pilot is ready to move to production.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Dell

GreenPages VMware View Design Reference Implementation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how one company successfully designed and implemented a 100% virtualized environment with the help of a VDI tool. Learn about each of the phases it took to implement a virtualized desktop and the results the company found after deploying a VDI project.
Posted: 17 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

VMware

Enterprise Lifecycle Management in a Changing World: Best Practices for Resolving Emerging Challenges in Desktop and Server Management
sponsored by FrontRange Solutions Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals several evolving IT management challenges and best practices for tackling them.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

FrontRange Solutions Inc.
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DESKTOP MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  include network management and database management.Traditional desktop management tasks include installing and maintaining hardware and software, spam filtering, and administering user permissions. In recent years, however, security-related tasks have become an increasingly large part of desktop management. As a result, an increasingly large proportion of administrative resources have been devoted to security-related tasks, such as patch management, fighting viruses and spyware, and controlling greynet applications (programs installed without corporate approval, such as instant messaging, file … 
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