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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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Why choose Citrix over VMware?
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource takes a look at two major desktop virtualization solutions and makes a comparison based on four key points.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Citrix

Taking the Pain out of Desktop Virtualization Hardware and Storage Sizing
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the components of a desktop virtualization solution designed to provide all the server management capabilities, processor power and storage needed to take full advantage of its benefits.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 19 Feb 2014

Dell

XenDesktop and Tintri Vmstore
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: The architectural flexibility of XenDesktop adapts to environments of virtually any size and with a wide range of client devices and desktop management capabilities.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Tintri

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

Mobile Workspaces Enable New Ways to Work
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the typical challenges involved with creating an efficient mobile workspace and discusses the strategies needed to support, secure and manage mobile workers using virtualization technologies.
Posted: 06 Sep 2014 | Published: 05 Sep 2014

Citrix

Consulting and training company optimizes operations and expands geographical reach
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how they were able to grow market share by creating a technology-infused environment designed to scale easily with the unique needs of customers.
Posted: 06 Sep 2014 | Published: 01 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

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

Rethink the Traditional PC Refresh Strategy
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about the cost and operational benefits of thin-client computing, especially when paired with a desktop virtualization solution.
Posted: 02 Sep 2014 | Published: 02 Sep 2014

Citrix

HP Workplace Management Services
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces HP Workplace Management Services, a fully managed solution that provides a standardized, configurable, and cost-saving alternative to traditional desktop environments.
Posted: 02 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Forrester Research: Workforce Personas and the Mobile App Gap
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how to determine the various “workplace personas” present in your organization and what steps need to be taken in order to optimize app delivery to these end-users, closing the app gap for good.
Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

Securing the Mobile Workspace: Deliver Any App to Any Device, Anywhere
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a way to power complete mobile workspaces on any device while maintaining end-to-end security.
Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

Reality Check(list): Mobile Enterprise Buyer’s Guide
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: There are a lot of vendors selling mobility solutions, so this guide can help you identify the appropriate solutions for the use cases within your organization.
Posted: 28 Aug 2014 | Published: 28 Aug 2014

Citrix

How 4 Citrix Customers Solved the Enterprise Mobility Challenge
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about a solution that provides a secure way to manage your mobile environment while meeting user expectations, and how four organizations were able to effectively implement the tool.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 26 Aug 2014

Citrix

Enterprise Mobility Management at your own Pace: a Three Step Approach
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Mobility has empowered organizations across the spectrum, from healthcare to the military. Its benefits are numerous, but how do you begin to manage enterprise mobility? Learn how in this guide.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 26 Aug 2014

Citrix

Deployment Best Practices and Guidelines to Deliver Any App to Mobile Users
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access to corporate applications allows mobile workers to be more productive, responsive and informed. Discover six ways to provide enterprise application access on mobile devices.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 25 Aug 2014

Citrix

4 Organizations Enable Anywhere, Any Device CAD Productivity
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Find out how the use of virtual CAD desktops has provided businesses with access to apps and data from any location, on any device, and, as a result, enables them to reap the benefits of centralization and thrive in a competitive market.
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

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

Leveraging Thin Client Computing for Online Student Testing
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper helps you learn how to prepare for the implementation of mandatory online testing while maintaining low acquisition, maintenance and energy consumption costs.
Posted: 01 Aug 2014 | Published: 01 Aug 2014

NComputing

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

Three Keys to Accelerate Application Performance – Wherever People Work
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: To empower people to be productive anywhere, you need a way to deliver a user experience as good or better than that of a local PC—even over challenging WAN conditions—wherever they work. Read on to learn how you can do exactly this.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

PC Replacement for Education
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how a session based desktop virtualization solution lets you, lower both acquisition and ongoing costs, reduce power consumption, heat and noise and simplify maintenance and upgrades.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

NComputing

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.

VDI and Session Based Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Explore this in-depth resource to learn why IT departments are turning to desktop virtualization in order to reduce the cost and resources required to manage employees’ desktops and laptops. Also learn about an alternative architecture method for desktop virtualization. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

NComputing

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.
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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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