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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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Simplify Virtual Desktop Use and Management with All-in-One Thin Client
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a new all-in-one thin client that is powerful, yet stylish, and boasts one of the most secure, high performance thin client operating systems for simplified management.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc.

Wyse Windows® Embedded Standard 7 thin clients Dell cloud client-computing solutionsPerformance, reliability and flexibility of Windows® 7 in a thin client
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper 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: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Dell, Inc.

Improving Student Access to Technology in the Classroom - in a Declining Budget Environment
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore how four educational institutions leveraged desktop virtualization and cloud client solutions in their organizations to improve student access to technology and information. Learn from these examples to discover how your organization can similarly benefit from integrating virtualization and cloud technology into your desktop environment.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Dell, Inc.

How to Become a Data-Driven Organization
sponsored by Pyramid Analytics
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you create an integrated, end-to-end, on-premise analytics workflow by combining Microsoft's Power BI Desktop with a complete analytics platform. Learn how you can transform into a data-driven organization with capabilities that enable you to see the whole picture, share content and context, and more.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Pyramid Analytics

EMM and the Future of PC Security and Management
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise mobility management (EMM) is enabling top businesses to accelerate device setup and configuration, simplify app administration, and ensure seamless security across all enterprise devices managed by EMM. Read this white paper that highlights five key management capabilities of EMM that could soon be benefitting your business.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 20 Jun 2016

MobileIron

The Benefits of Converged VDI Appliances
sponsored by Pivot3
WHITE PAPER: Explore two desktop deployment scenarios – traditional white-box implementation and a converged VDI appliance implementation. You'll take a look at the differences between cost, time-to-value, and more.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Nov 2015

Pivot3

Three Ways Companies are Slashing IT Costs with VDI
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Find out how VDI helps IT to shift to a centralized architecture in order to lower capital and operating expenses, increase flexibility, and improve security. You'll also explore three organization's experience with using VDI.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Citrix

VDI – Simplify Your Migration to Windows® 10 and Beyond
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Find out how VDI can help you to streamline your Windows 10 migration and discover three critical questions to answer surrounding your migration to Windows 10.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Secure App and Data Delivery – Across Devices, Networks, and Locations
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Discover a "secure-by-design" solution that not only simplifies data protection, access control, user provisioning, and compliance for virtualized applications and desktops, but reduces the tools needed to protect them.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Citrix

Top 3 Reasons to Deliver Web Apps with Application Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Explore why web apps often fail to live up to expectations, and how you can address these challenges with an app virtualization strategy. Unveil the top 3 reasons to deliver web apps with app virtualization.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 10 Jun 2016

Citrix

The Rugged Truth: Total Cost of Ownership of Rugged vs. Non-Rugged Computing Devices
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Find out why rugged computing devices are built for today's physically demanding work environments and how they compare to non-rugged notebooks and tablets. You'll also discover key drivers of device failure, hard vs. soft costs, and more.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Dell, Inc.

User Profile and Environment Management with ProfileUnity™
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the inherent issues of roaming profiles and how ProfileUnity addresses these issues. You'll learn how you can gain seamless user profile and environment management by addressing key challenges including user profile version incompatibility, long login times and profile bloat, and more.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Liquidware Labs

Client Virtualization Solutions Made Simple
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how client virtualization strategies have made it simpler to procure, deploy, scale, and manage virtual desktops. Read on and you'll learn the benefits of deploying client virtualization strategies using hyper-converged systems.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Dell, Inc.

Client Virtualization Solutions Deliver Enhanced Security and Compliance While Lowering Costs
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Along with adapting to highly demanding and increasingly mobile customers, your institution needs to empower your employees to be productive and responsive. Find out how client virtualization allows you to control your data safely in a data center while enabling mobile access to data and apps.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 May 2016

Dell, Inc.

Client Virtualization for Higher Education Delivers Greater Mobility, Increased Security, and Savings
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today's students are accustomed to accessing data from any device, any location, at any time. But can their educational work styles be the same? This white paper details how client virtualization provides a simple way to seamlessly access data and apps across any device, enabling a mobile work style that improves student engagement and success.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 May 2016

Dell, Inc.

Top 10 Reasons Why Customers Deploy this VDI Storage Platform
sponsored by emc first distribution
WHITE PAPER: Transform the way you deliver desktop virtualization in your enterprise. Read on to discover a VDI storage platform that will produce rapid virtual desktop provisioning, and identify 10 reasons you should deploy a VDI storage platform.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

emc first distribution

Redefine VDI with All-Flash Storage
sponsored by emc first distribution
WHITE PAPER: Uncover how flash-specific storage architecture redefines VDI deployments by bringing a new era of user experience and simplicity, all at the lowest cost. Also, learn how combining VDI and all-flash storage can deliver optimized user experience, improved performance, and more.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

emc first distribution

Liquidware Labs Solutions for Windows Desktop Migrations
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can simplify the migration of large deployments of physical Windows desktops environments. Discover how you can facilitate migrations in the background without affecting user productivity.
Posted: 26 May 2016 | Published: 14 Mar 2016

Liquidware Labs

Protect Patient Data with Strong Desktop Security: 7 Steps
sponsored by Aventura
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to build a security wall around PHI by addressing desktop security vulnerabilities. Unveil 7 ways to strengthen desktop security and access management in order to keep patient data safe.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Aventura

Breaking Down the Benefits of Desktop Transformation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: The future of mobility relies on the technology that it replaced; desktop computing. Desktop computing is undergoing a transformation that will couple it with the advances mobility has to offer. Read on to learn about the benefits this next-gen desktop is promising to deliver.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

VMware

Workplace Mobility, Consumerization, and Cloud Drive End-user Computing Transformation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: To combat the rising complexity of desktop environments, you need to think about implementing hybrid consumption models. Read this white paper that details how the next generation of desktop architectures is taking mobility into account and how IT strategies are shifting from managing devices to managing users.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

VMware

Transforming the Desktop to Align with Today’s Mobile Reality
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: With the proliferation of mobile devices, have you stopped using your desktop? Does it seem outdated? The desktop is finally undergoing a next-generation transformation. Read on to learn about what the future of desktop computing will look like as it aligns with mobility.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

VMware

Tackling Workplace Mobility
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: 84% of employees use a mobile device during their work day. As mobility takes over the workplace, problems with security, compliance, and cost begin to pop up. Learn more about the mobile takeover and find a solution that tackles these challenges.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

VMware

Desktop Transformation: What It Is, Why It Matters, and How to Get Started
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Explore a new approach to the desktop that can help you streamline operations, improve productivity, enhance security, and give your end users freedom. Take a look at eight frequently asked questions about desktop transformation and how you can get your project started today.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

Application-Delivery Options in VMware Horizon 6
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: VMware has expanded its software app delivery options with the release of Horizon 6 and now delivers an infrastructure that can cater to a variety of needs. Learn about the different app delivery options offered through this platform, including app types and platform types and discover the benefits and use cases of each approach.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 01 May 2015

VMware
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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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