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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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IBM Simplifies IT Management with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) on System x Servers
sponsored by IBM and Intel.
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about how using proven server hardware as a platform for a VDI rollout can help realize the key benefits of VDI, including centralized client management and application processing, selective device access, high availability, and more.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

IBM and Intel.

New Philips Office Monitors Bring Wellbeing to the Workplace
sponsored by MMD
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores the benefits of how pairing your workforce with an ergonomic monitor can alleviate a large portion of pain and fatigue, ultimately increasing their well-being, happiness, and efficiency. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 11 Apr 2014

MMD

Hosted Desktops Rightsized for Desktop Transformation
sponsored by Citrix and HP
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how knowledge workers can benefit from an alternative desktop delivery model that allows IT to roll out desktops with confidence, allowing the platform to deliver resources to users and providing the experience they require to get their job done.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix and HP

Securely Enabling Remote Workers at Lower Cost Than Traditional Approaches
sponsored by Imation Corp.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the “PC-on-a-stick” method, providing a cost comparison and comparing the usability ofthis method compared to other remote desktop delivery methods.
Posted: 08 Apr 2014 | Published: 08 Apr 2014

Imation Corp.

End User Services - Experience true collaboration & business agility
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will teach you more about assessing your workforce needs in order to make informed decisions about optimization plans.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Fujitsu

5 Top Reasons Why Now Is the Time To Consider Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Here are 5 of the top reasons deploying desktop virtualization technology is more beneficial than ever.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Citrix

Five Steps for Easier—and More Effective—IT Inventorying
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides 5 key steps that make inventorying both hardware and software assets easier, more effective and more accurate.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 25 Mar 2014

Dell and Microsoft

IDC: How Desktop Virtualization and Storage Solutions Have Evolved
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines flexible desktop virtualization solutions that offer multiple delivery models to virtualize desktops and applications from a single solution suite.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 29 Mar 2013

Citrix

The Microserver Breakthrough in Hosted Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by HP and AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you understand more about the different hosted desktop options and how these micro servers can help expand options for IT.
Posted: 04 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2014

HP and AMD Opteron™

Hosted Desktops Rightsized for Desktop Transformation
sponsored by HP & AMD
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how knowledge workers can benefit from an alternative desktop delivery model that allows IT to roll out desktops with confidence that the platform can deliver resources to users and provide the experience they require to get their job done.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Published: 10 Feb 2014

HP & AMD

Strategies for Enhancing the Clinician’s Workstation Productivity
sponsored by Siemens
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about the top 3 challenges with clinician desktop and workspace productivity, and which key strategies (e.g. desktop virtualization, single sign-on, etc.) will help enhance workflows, therefore improving clinical IT adoption.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

Siemens

Whitepaper: Four customers who never have to refresh their PCs again
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about four organizations that never have to refresh their PCs again, and can now ensure a fully up-to-date experience for employees on any type of endpoint – including low-cost thin clients.
Posted: 08 Jan 2014 | Published: 08 Jan 2014

Citrix

The Operational Benefits of Virtualized App and Desktop Delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn about the operation improvements organizations who implement desktop virtualization technologies can expect to achieve.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014

Citrix

Secure Remote Access your Users will Love
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper looks at a set of secure-by-design remote access solutions dedicated to delivering a user-centric experience and making it simple for users to work any way they choose.
Posted: 06 Jan 2014 | Published: 06 Jan 2014

Citrix

4 Reasons Why XenDesktop Beats The Competition
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores 4 reasons taking a user-centric approach to computing to overcome the limitations of View can help your organization optimize your mobile support.
Posted: 02 Jan 2014 | Published: 02 Jan 2014

Citrix

Top 10 Reasons Desktop Virtualization Can Enhance Security
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource details the major components that make desktop virtualization secure by design.
Posted: 31 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Revolutionize your desktops
sponsored by HP and AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores how to revolutionize your data center by transitioning it to a secure cloud.
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Published: 24 Dec 2013

HP and AMD Opteron™

Dell Desktop Virtualization Solutions Enterprise for Microsoft Windows Server 2012
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores an approach to desktop virtualization for Microsoft Windows Server 2012 that provides flexible access to data and applications while reducing the time, complexity, risks and costs associated with implementation.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Dell and Microsoft

Dell Desktop Virtualization Solution (DVS) Enterprise with VMware Horizon View
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper describes an approach to desktop virtualisation implementation that can help simplify the process while mitigating risk and providing clear-cut benefits.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

How Flash Storage Changes Everything
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses a flash storage solution that helps you overcome the typical barriers associated with this technology.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Pure Storage

University of Tennessee Addresses Business Applications and Operational Requirements
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This video explores how the University of Tennessee IT staff used desktop virtualization and a blade server architecture to completely revamp their desktop capabilities and deliver IT services and applications to students and faculty better than ever before.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solutions with Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses a virtualization strategy that can help you simplify and accelerated the path to application and desktop virtualization ROI.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Kindred Healthcare, Inc – HP Thin Clients Support Efficient, High-Quality Care
sponsored by HP and AMD
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the case study of Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a large provider of post-acute care services who desperately needed to find a way to improve branch connectivity under extremely tight budgetary pressures.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2014

HP and AMD

Magic Quadrant for Client Management Tools
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource analyzes and compares the top client management solutions on the market, examining their strengths and weaknesses so you can evaluate which tool is best suited to your organization's needs.
Posted: 31 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Desktop Virtualization Solutions Introduction to the Dell DVS Enterprise Solution
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a tested methodology that can be used to enable a “capable” architecture that maximizes IT control while optimizing the end-user experience.
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 | Published: 20 Dec 2013

Dell and Microsoft
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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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