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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 Rising Value– and Falling Cost– of App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the business drivers for desktop virtualization and its value for users, businesses, and IT. Read on to learn where costs are falling in the desktop virtualization architecture.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization: Reduce Costs, Improve Efficiencies with Proven VDI Solutions
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the new use cases and benefits created by today's advanced VDI technologies. Read on and you'll learn additional use cases where VDI can be potentially valuable in reducing costs inside the organization.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Server-Hosted Virtual Desktops (VDI): The Top Seven Providers and How They Stack Up
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This report assesses the state of the VDI vendor market and provides insight into the strengths and weaknesses of the top seven vendors. Read on to find out how these vendors stack up against each other. Additionally, explore notable characteristics of VDI systems and examine innovations that VDI vendors are focusing on.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 18 Sep 2015

Citrix

VDI—Simplify Your Migration to Windows 10 and Embrace Desktop Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how to streamline your migration to Windows 10 with a virtualized infrastructure that simplifies BYOD, app compatibility, and corporate desktop management. Access this paper now to answer your burning questions about this OS and how it pertains to desktop virtualization.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

Citrix

The MSP's Guide: How to Enhance Your Remote Desktop Services
sponsored by Sherweb
WHITE PAPER: This expert white paper discusses reasons why Managed Service Providers (MSPs) should consider adding cloud-based remote desktop solutions to their portfolio. Learn why the cloud is equipped to meet the evolving needs and high performance requirements or your customers.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 19 Jan 2016

Sherweb

University of Aberdeen Rapidly Improves Technology Replacement Program
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how the University of Aberdeen overcame the challenge of maintaining a consistent environment across its 1,700 PCs. Additionally, learn the business benefits they saw after leveraging an application deployment option.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Acronis

Exploring VDI Architectures to Keep Both the Business and IT Agile
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper evaluates the benefits and challenges of implementing traditional VDI solutions as well as what an ideal VDI solution might look like. Read on to examine what hyper-converged infrastructure solutions offer to VDI initiatives.
Posted: 14 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

A Guide to Desktop Management: Harness the Power of Business Mobility
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will identify how business mobility impacts every level of your enterprise, and learn how to establish next-gen desktop computing to promote this mobility. Read on to invest in BYOD and simplify your digital workspace management.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

VMware, Inc.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktops
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, learn about Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop and see firsthand how this system can provide a cost-effective alternative to proprietary operating systems, making it a powerful option for those businesses that don't have a big budget but still want reliable, secure desktop for their users.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Double Win: Explore App Virtualization's Rising Value, Falling Cost
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll explore how the app and desktop virtualization market is transforming to provide better solutions at a lower cost.
Posted: 30 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix

How the Cloud Is Reshaping Virtual Desktops
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cloud-based services such NaviSite's Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) deliver the advantages of virtual desktops, without the underlying cost and complexity of managing the infrastructure. Take advantage of this NaviSite whitepaper and discover the role that DaaS can play in adapting your desktop PC infrastructures to the new world of IT.
Posted: 29 Dec 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

NaviSite, Inc.

Requirements for Selecting a Universal Enterprise App Store
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the challenges in today's application delivery and how you can overcome them with an enterprise app store. Read on to explore key criteria that an enterprise app store must meet in order to resolve today's app delivery challenges.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

Flexera Software

Gaining Full Value from Virtual Client Computing
sponsored by EMC Converged Platforms.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides expert answers your top questions on virtual application and desktop technologies. Gain insights that will help you optimize end-user experiences across varying device types, mitigate unnecessary costs, and scale for growth.
Posted: 20 Nov 2015 | Published: 20 Nov 2015

EMC Converged Platforms.

The Rising Value - and Falling Cost - of App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover the business drivers for desktop virtualization and its value for users, businesses, and IT and learn where costs are falling in the desktop virtualization architecture.
Posted: 18 Sep 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

Drive business growth with mobile workspaces
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how mobile workspaces give employees the flexibility to work from anywhere, on any device, at any time while maintaining full security and compliance and discover a mobile workspace strategy that provides the tools to get started implementing an enterprise mobility strategy today.
Posted: 18 Sep 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this paper we explore ten reasons why desktop virtualization should be the foundation of your layered approach to information security.
Posted: 16 Sep 2015 | Published: 03 Dec 2013

Citrix

Chrome Replaces Windows at Woolworths
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines why business decision makers and IT staff at a supermarket chain manager decided to adopt Google Chrome as well as the challenges they faced – and overcame – during the transition.
Posted: 14 Sep 2015 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

Citrix

Five Important Buying Criteria to Enable a Totally Mobile Workforce
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll find five key criteria you must implement in order to effectively execute your mobile workspace plans. Get details on how to offer a single point of access for productivity and tools, and other capabilities.
Posted: 08 Sep 2015 | Published: 08 Sep 2015

VMware, Inc.

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®

How Butler Community College Boosted Graphics Performance and Lowered Costs
sponsored by NVIDIA/VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how Butler Community College was able to implement a VDI solution that yielded significant cost savings while providing significant business benefits.
Posted: 29 May 2015 | Published: 29 May 2015


Infographic: 4 Reasons Why Citrix Leads the Way
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This infographic highlights 4 key areas where Citrix is a market leader. Find out how each of its technologies empowers businesses with complete mobile workspaces by securely delivering apps, desktops, and data to any device.
Posted: 20 Apr 2015 | Published: 20 Apr 2015

Citrix

Making VDI affordable for everyone
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how two organizations are teaming up to offer cost-effective desktop virtualization solutions that deliver all the benefits of desktop virtualization without the high-priced infrastructure costs. Download now to find out how these technologies can address your organizations unique requirements and use cases.
Posted: 16 Apr 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Citrix
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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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