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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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The impact of virtualization security on your VDI environment
sponsored by BitDefender
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines how the impact of endpoint security on virtualized environments is directly related to the achievable consolidation ratios (the number of virtual machines that can be run on each physical host).
Posted: 02 Sep 2015 | Published: 29 May 2015

BitDefender

Architectural benefits of a consolidated desktop and app platform
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a technology delivering desktop and application services on a single platform – creating a unified workspace that delivers a consistent user experience across devices. Inside, get an architectural overview of this platform and how it compares to other desktop and app virtualization platforms.
Posted: 02 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

VMware

Deliver Windows Apps and Desktops on Secure, Cost-effective Devices
sponsored by Citrix and Google
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how you can deliver Windows apps and desktops to Chromebooks in an easy and cost-effective manner.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 28 Aug 2015

Citrix and Google

Five Top Use Cases for Desktop as a Service
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover five top use cases where cloud-hosted virtual desktops are making an immediate impact and learn how they can benefit your organization.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

VMware

Stories of Desktop Transformation
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to uncover what the next-generation desktop will bring to the table—literally. Access now and get a firsthand look at how large organizations like the Malaysian Ministry of Education and Hertz are leveraging this technology to gain the upper hand in the market.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Published: 24 Aug 2015

VMware, Inc.

Improving Healthcare VDI Efficiency
sponsored by ViewSonic Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this brief white paper to learn how pairing virtual desktop infrastructures (VDI) with individual provider cards allows healthcare organizations to streamline the process of gaining access to patient data from desktops and applications from any location.
Posted: 21 Aug 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

ViewSonic Corporation

Deliver Brilliant CAD Performance
sponsored by NVIDIA
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about GPU virtualization technology that delivers scalable hardware based graphics performance for virtualized desktops and CAD apps. Discover how this allows dispersed project teams to work together.
Posted: 17 Aug 2015 | Published: 17 Aug 2015

NVIDIA

NVIDIA GRID vGPU: Delivering Scalable Graphics-Rich Virtual Desktops
sponsored by NVIDIA
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover a vGPU technology delivering high-performance, interactive visual experience remotely, making complex 2D and 3D content accessible anywhere, any time on any device. Find out how this technology optimizes virtual computing environments.
Posted: 14 Aug 2015 | Published: 29 May 2015

NVIDIA

IDC MarketScape Excerpt: Worldwide Client Virtualization Software 2013 Vendor Assessment
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This IDC study provides a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the capabilities and business strategies of many client virtualization software vendors.
Posted: 31 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Drive business growth with mobile workspaces
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a complete mobile workspace solution that provides all the technologies you need to get started implementing your enterprise mobility strategy today. Also, explore the benefits of having a mobile workspace solution in your organization.
Posted: 31 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

Beyond one person, one desk, one device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how local councils are adopting virtual desktop solutions to transform their organizations. Also, discover a list of important considerations when assessing alternative virtual desktop solutions.
Posted: 31 Jul 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Citrix

VDI your users will love
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the essential features of a successful VDI implementation that meets all of your organizational and end-users requirements.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

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: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Citrix

FlexCast technology powers workforce mobility
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to discover how FlexCast virtualization technology can help IT departments meet all of their virtualization goals, from enabling BYOD to transforming call centers.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Top Five Ways to Improve Cost Efficiencies And Reduce TCO With Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine the top five ways you can improve cost efficiencies and reduce TCO with desktop virtualization. Also, learn about the technologies that can provide the best opportunity to reduce costs and complexity.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Three Ways to Leverage Desktop Virtualization To Reduce the Complexity in Securing Endpoints
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore three ways that desktop virtualization can reduce the time and complexity involved in securing endpoints – while also limiting your risk of data loss from security breaches.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Save Time by Using Appliances and Thin Clients To Simplify and Accelerate Virtual Desktop Initiatives
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore the timesaving benefits of both purpose-built appliances and thin/zero clients when deploying and managing virtual desktop initiatives. Also, discover key factors to consider when selecting an appliance for desktop virtualization and learn how to match the right appliance to the right environment.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Take Your Life Back With Tools That Maximize Desktop Virtualization from the Data Center to the Endpoint
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this expert white paper to examine tools and platforms designed to maximize the value of virtual desktops – from the data center to the endpoint.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Top 10 reasons to strengthen information security with desktop virtualisation
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how desktop virtualization overcomes information security challenges in today's enterprises. You'll discover how desktop virtualization compares to traditional security models and the top 10 benefits of using desktop virtualization to strengthen information security.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 May 2013

Citrix

VDI – Why Is It Still Virtually Untapped?
sponsored by Parallels, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover the facts of desktop virtualization including adoption trends, barriers, benefits and business value, and more.
Posted: 22 Jul 2015 | Published: 22 Jul 2015

Parallels, Inc.

Maximize your Remote Desktop Services
sponsored by Parallels, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about remote desktop services (RDS) and how it differs from virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) when delivering virtual desktops to end-users.
Posted: 20 Jul 2015 | Published: 20 Jul 2015

Parallels, Inc.

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Desktops as a Service
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers the top five reasons to deploy virtual desktop infrastructure using a Desktop as a Service model.
Posted: 07 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

Debunking the Top 10 Cloud-Hosted Desktop Myths
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper exposes and debunks the top 10 DaaS myths, which range from supposed cost, user experience and security, to ease of use, licensing and integration limitations.
Posted: 02 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

VDI with Tintri in the Words of Our Customers
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper to discover why organizations have chosen Tintri storage systems to support their virtualized environments. Learn about their experience with Tintri and how it's benefitting their VDI deployments.
Posted: 02 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Tintri

View Composer API for Array Integration (VCAI) from VMware® on Tintri® VMstore™ Platform
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how the View component of VMware Horizon 6 brings the agility of cloud computing to the desktop and revolutionizes desktops into highly available and agile services delivered from your cloud.
Posted: 02 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Tintri
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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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