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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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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

5 Reasons Why VDI with Hyper-V and RDS is poised for Takeoff
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this e-book to learn about 5 reasons why VDI with Hyper-V and remote desktop services is about to expand and why now is the time for you to take a second look at Hyper-V as your VDI platform.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Unidesk Corporation

5 tactics to transition virtual desktop management to Tier 1 IT staff
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore 5 strategies that IT teams are using to simplify VDI deployments to help alleviate day-to-day VM management and the complexity of virtual desktop environments.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Unidesk Corporation

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

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.

Horizon View 6 Blast Performance Features
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines various features of the components that comprise VMware's Blast family, including a brief discussion of what they are, improvements in version 6, and any notes or requirements for implementation.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Global Knowledge

Jump Start Mobile Productivity with MDM and Secure File Sharing
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how you can address the secure mobile data access challenge using through virtualization and enterprise mobility management solutions.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Sep 2014

Citrix

Drive Business Growth with Mobile Workspaces
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the components of a truly effective mobile workspace, such as support for mobile apps and collaboration management tools, and how success with mobility can be achieved through a single solution.
Posted: 06 Sep 2014 | Published: 01 Sep 2014

Citrix

A Better Way to Manage Desktops: HP Workplace Management Services
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Enterprises need to give employees a full, flexible and configurable managed desktop environment to meet diverse business requirements and user productivity needs. Find out how HP can help.
Posted: 02 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Eight Common Pitfalls of VDI and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: According to IDC, organizations are seeing greater than 300% ROI from virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). However, transitioning to VDI is a big project, and the road to success is full of potential pitfalls. In this white paper, learn how to avoid eight of the most common VDI project pitfalls.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 14 Aug 2014

VMware

3 Compelling Reasons to Consider Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this e-book, explore the current challenges surrounding desktop management and get an in-depth look at three reasons why you should consider a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

VMware

How Desktop Virtualization can Actually Strengthen Data Protection Capabilities
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Desktop virtualization offers chief information security officers (CISOs) and chief information officers (CIOs) a powerful solution for today’s information security needs.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Citrix

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

Using the Vblock System for a 2,500-User VDI Deployment
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines why the VCE Vblock converged infrastructure system is ideal for demanding implementations such as VDI.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

VCE

Vblock Systems: Simplify Your View Deployment
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This document presents an overview of Vblock Systems for VMware View 5, highlighting how this system extends capabilities to provide a fully optimized View deployment solution.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

VCE

How to support massively scalable VDI solutions
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a reference architecture based on real-world test scenarios, user workloads and infrastructure system configurations, and will help you learn about the effectiveness of the VCE Vblock Specialized System for Extreme Applications when used to support a 7,000-user VMware View environment.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

VCE

Vblock Solution for Citrix XenDesktop and Xen App
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a pre-configured solution designed to enable faster, simpler virtual desktop deployments and includes management tools that allow IT departments to simplify and reduce costs for day-to-day operations and maintenance.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

VCE

A workspace solution offering continuous access to better patient care
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a comprehensive architectural overview of a workspace service availability solution designed to ensure access to point-of-care workspaces, even in the event of either planned or unplanned IT outages.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VCE

6 Reasons VMware Horizon 6 Is a Better Choice Than Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at six key comparison points between Horizon 6 and XenDesktop that should help you make your decision one way or the other.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

What VMware Horizon 6 can offer you
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource walks through the major trends impacting employee work styles, how the role of IT is changing to adapt, and a desktop virtualization strategy that can help support and optimize mobile capabilities.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

VDI worst practices
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this brief expert paper to learn what not to do when undertaking a VDI implementation. Inside, discover 3 of the most common VDI mistakes and how these can be avoided.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

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: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 05 Aug 2013

IBM and Intel.
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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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