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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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Get the Most Out of Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: As your mobile workforce places new demands on your IT environment, the time and cost savings of the Platinum Editions of Citrix XenApp or XenDesktop quickly outweigh the cost. See what Platinum can do for your organization.
Posted: 24 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Citrix

10 Reasons to Use Application and User Management Solution with VDI
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Find out how you can take your virtual desktops to the next level with a unified application and user management solution that provides radically faster app delivery while reducing IT costs and explore the top 10 reasons to use this solution in your virtual environment.
Posted: 18 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

Cutting-Edge Performance with Scalability and Flexibility to Meet Shifting Needs
sponsored by AMD
WHITE PAPER: Learn how powering VDI with hardware-based GPU virtualization technology delivers the consistent performance required by fluctuating project teams and find out the impact this combination has on mobility and collaboration, cost effectiveness, and more in the media and entertainment industry.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

AMD

Scalable Performance and Individualized Instruction with Low TCO
sponsored by AMD
WHITE PAPER: Learn how VDI powered by hardware-based GPU virtualization technology delivers full GPU acceleration to local and remote users while expanding educational opportunities and reducing costs.
Posted: 22 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

AMD

Hardware-Enabled GPU Virtualization for a True Workstation Experience
sponsored by AMD
WHITE PAPER: Discover a GPU approach that's creating an entirely new class of GPU architecture with virtualization capabilities built right into the hardware and find out how hardware-based virtualization can provide benefits including predictable performance, secure implementation, and more.
Posted: 19 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

AMD

Dell Appliance for Wyse - Citrix® Reference Architecture
sponsored by Dell, Microsoft and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Explore the architecture design, configuration, and implementation considerations for the key components required to deliver virtual desktops or shared session desktops using the Dell Appliance for Wyse. Also, take a look at the solution architecture overview, hardware components, software components, and more.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Dell, Microsoft and Citrix

Making Self-Service Analytics a Reality On-Premise
sponsored by Pyramid Analytics
WHITE PAPER: Some organizations can't leverage the cloud because of security concerns, administrative challenges, and/or functional limitations. But they still need a centralized platform where end users can conduct self-service analytics. In this white paper, discover how you can create an integrated, end-to-end, on-premise analytics workflow.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Pyramid Analytics

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 also 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

User Profile and Environment Management with ProfileUnity™
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: As Windows desktop technologies grow more complex, desktop admins must find ways to streamline user profile management across desktop plaftorms. Find out new strategies for eliminating these desktop management pain points today.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Liquidware Labs

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

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 and 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

Meet the Goals of IT and End Users with App Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Employees want quick, easy access to their enterprise work apps from a variety of devices. IT admins want top performance, effective security, and reasonable costs. Learn about a desktop and app virtualization approach that can meet the demands of both IT and end users.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 01 May 2015

VMware

Measuring the Business Value of Cloud-Hosted Desktops
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the benefits of using a managed desktop cloud service that provides infrastructural support while reducing infrastructure and operational costs. Access now to discover how other organizations are saving money by utilizing a managed cloud service.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

VMware

Key RFP Considerations for Desktop and Application Virtualization Solutions
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Find out how create a Request for Proposal (RFP) in support of virtual desktop and application delivery by looking at three key areas to a successful workspace transformation – people, process, and technology.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

Virtual Client Computing Software Vendor Assessment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at the virtual client computing (VCC) market and evaluate each vendor's strengths and challenges, what characteristics to look at when evaluating client virtualization approaches and what four client virtualization software technologies comprise the VCC market.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

VMware

Top Five Ways to Improve Cost Efficiencies And Reduce TCO With Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Examine the top five ways you can improve cost efficiencies and reduce TCO with desktop virtualization. You'll also learn about the technologies that can provide the best opportunity to reduce costs and complexity.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell, Inc.

Take Your Life Back With Tools That Maximize Desktop Virtualization from the Data Center to the Endpoint
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Examine tools and platforms designed to maximize the value of virtual desktops – from the data center to the endpoint.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell, Inc.
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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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