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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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5 Top Reasons Why Now Is the Time To Consider Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Here are 5 of the top reasons deploying desktop virtualization technology is more beneficial than ever.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Citrix

Why you Should Replace Traditional Desktops with Cloud Solutions
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the reasons for changing traditional desktop computing strategies, why cloud-hosted solutions make sense, and how to leverage cloud-hosted desktops for Windows 7 migration, mobile and remote support, and disaster recovery.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 23 Sep 2013

NaviSite, Inc.

The Truth About Microsoft Licensing and the DaaS Delivery Model
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) delivery model and how it is helping businesses successfully manage and control their increasingly mobile-centric IT environments. This is a podcast presentation transcript.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2013

NaviSite, Inc.

7 Steps for Developing an Air-Tight Cloud Security Plan
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Find seven steps your organization can take in order leverage cloud services cost-effectively and securely. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Sep 2013

NaviSite, Inc.

Whitepaper: Four customers who never have to refresh their PCs again
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about four organizations that never have to refresh their PCs again, and can now ensure a fully up-to-date experience for employees on any type of endpoint – including low-cost thin clients.
Posted: 08 Jan 2014 | Published: 08 Jan 2014

Citrix

The Operational Benefits of Virtualized App and Desktop Delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn about the operation improvements organizations who implement desktop virtualization technologies can expect to achieve.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014

Citrix

Secure Remote Access your Users will Love
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper looks at a set of secure-by-design remote access solutions dedicated to delivering a user-centric experience and making it simple for users to work any way they choose.
Posted: 06 Jan 2014 | Published: 06 Jan 2014

Citrix

Virtual Desktop Acquisition Cost Analysis
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the acquisition costs of virtual desktops and the infrastructure cost benefits associated with 4 difference desktop virtualization solutions.
Posted: 03 Jan 2014 | Published: 03 Jan 2014

Citrix

4 Reasons to Take a User-Centric Approach to VDI
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores 4 reasons taking a user-centric approach to computing can help you overcome the limitations of some VDI solutions and help your organization optimize your mobile support.
Posted: 02 Jan 2014 | Published: 02 Jan 2014

Citrix

Top 10 Ways Desktop Virtualization Enhances Security
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource details the major components that make desktop virtualization secure by design.
Posted: 31 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

How Flash Storage Changes Everything
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses a flash storage solution that helps you overcome the typical barriers associated with this technology.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Pure Storage

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource details the major components that make desktop virtualization secure by design.
Posted: 09 Dec 2013 | Published: 09 Dec 2013

Citrix

The New Windows Security- Achieving PC Lockdown without User Backlash
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Organizations need to give users the tools and flexibility they need to do their jobs while avoiding the security, compliance and other risks that local administrative rights introduce. By implementing the best practices outlined in this paper, enterprises can maximize user productivity while maintaining centralized control over security policies.
Posted: 05 Dec 2013 | Published: 05 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Combine Cost Effectiveness with End User Satisfaction
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will teach you more about assessing your workforce needs in order to make informed decisions about optimization plans.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Fujitsu

Kindred Healthcare, Inc – HP Thin Clients Support Efficient, High-Quality Care
sponsored by HP and AMD
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the case study of Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a large provider of post-acute care services who desperately needed to find a way to improve branch connectivity under extremely tight budgetary pressures.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2014

HP and AMD

Improve end-user experience with alternative desktop delivery model
sponsored by HP & AMD
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how knowledge workers can benefit from an alternative desktop delivery model that allows IT to roll out desktops with confidence that the platform can deliver resources to users and provide the experience they require to get their job done.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Published: 10 Feb 2014

HP & AMD

Magic Quadrant for Client Management Tools
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource analyzes and compares the top client management solutions on the market, examining their strengths and weaknesses so you can evaluate which tool is best suited to your organization's needs.
Posted: 31 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Strategies for Enhancing the Clinician’s Workstation Productivity
sponsored by Siemens
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about the top 3 challenges with clinician desktop and workspace productivity, and which key strategies (e.g. desktop virtualization, single sign-on, etc.) will help enhance workflows, therefore improving clinical IT adoption.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

Siemens

Revolutionize your desktops
sponsored by HP & AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores how to revolutionize your data center by transitioning it to a secure cloud.
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Published: 24 Dec 2013

HP & AMD Opteron™

Dell Desktop Virtualization Solution (DVS) Enterprise with VMware Horizon View
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper describes an approach to desktop virtualisation implementation that can help simplify the process while mitigating risk and providing clear-cut benefits.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

University of Tennessee Addresses Business Applications and Operational Requirements
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This video explores how the University of Tennessee IT staff used desktop virtualization and a blade server architecture to completely revamp their desktop capabilities and deliver IT services and applications to students and faculty better than ever before.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Desktop Virtualization Solutions Introduction to the Dell DVS Enterprise Solution
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a tested methodology that can be used to enable a “capable” architecture that maximizes IT control while optimizing the end-user experience.
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 | Published: 20 Dec 2013

Dell and Microsoft

Xangati VDI Dashboard Overview
sponsored by Xangati
WHITE PAPER: This webcast explores a VDI “dashboard” system that can allow you to monitor and actively maintain clients, desktops, hosts, application servers and more.
Posted: 11 Dec 2013 | Published: 11 Dec 2013

Xangati

Citrix XenApp: Single Point of Access, Single Point of Control
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents practical guidance and best practices for using desktop virtualization, a self-service app store and secure file sharing and synchronization to deliver on-demand files, apps and desktops to any type of device, allowing organizations to leverage the full power of consumerization.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Citrix

Taking Windows Mobile on Any Device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: What exactly do today's IT departments need to provide secure access to IT services by diverse endpoint devices? Read this IT survey to learn exactly what impact mobility is having on remote access.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

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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