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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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When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization: Seven Key Indicators
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper discusses the seven key factors that indicate that you're ready for VDI.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

VMware

Implementing Desktop Virtualization, Step-by-Step
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the top four considerations you need to take into account before delving into an implementation plan.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

VMware

Ensuring Desktop Virtualization Success
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial white paper provides a helpful guide for assessing the operational and economic benefits and drawbacks of desktop virtualization so you can determine how to approach it in a way that will ensure success.
Posted: 25 Jun 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2013

VMware

XenApp 6.x Planning Guide: Virtualization Best Practices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide provides best practices for virtualizing XenApp so that you can plan and deliver desktops services that empower your end users with the mobility they need.
Posted: 17 Jun 2013 | Published: 17 Jun 2013

Citrix

Taking Windows mobile on any device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper examines how you can virtualize Windows business applications and desktops in the data center and deliver high-performing, secure access to them from any type of mobile device, over any network connection. Read on to learn how you can take Windows mobile.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

Citrix

VDI Reference Architecture with Cisco, Citrix, and Nimble Storage
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper describes the reference architecture for a VDI storage solution that can support up to 1500 pooled virtual desktops, helping you more easily manage a compact storage infrastructure that is easy to manage and powerful enough to support VDI workloads.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Nimble Storage

VDI Reference Architecture with Cisco, VMware, and Nimble Storage
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to deploy 1,000 virtual desktops using VMware View 5.1 with VMware vSphere 5, Cisco UCS, and a single 3U Nimble Storage array.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Nimble Storage

Windows 8 and BYOD, Embrace the Trend
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses how Windows 8 utilizes cross-platform capabilities to provide a unified end-user experience that offers a closer union of mobile devices and traditional client desktops to streamline management and boost efficiency.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

Frost and Sullivan Whitepaper: Constant Access to Patient Care Applications and Information in a Digital World
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource explores best practices and the underlying value of hospital desktop virtualization, including where it can be the most beneficial and how to ensure effective deployment.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Simplify and secure corporate laptops
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative paper to discover a desktop virtualization platform from Citrix which can deliver the benefits of local desktop virtualization to laptop users with the flexibility to work from anywhere.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Empowering the End User Without Sacrificing IT Control
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines VMware's Horizon Suite, answering frequently asked questions about the solution, which transforms end-user assets from computing silos into centralized IT-managed services.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

VMware, Inc.

How to Support the Mobile Workforce with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses a desktop virtualization solution that utilizes technologies built specifically for a mobile and collaborative workforce. Learn how you can improve operational efficiency, security and agility while providing the services that today's users need.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

VMware, Inc.

SMBs Prefer Horizon View Over Other VDI Solutions – Two Years in a Row
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines a desktop virtualization solution that has been chosen over competitors at an almost 2-to-1 margin. Read on to find out if this solution is a good fit for your overall desktop strategy.
Posted: 13 Jun 2013 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

DVS Enterprise - Active System 800v with VMware Horizon View 5.2: Reference Architecture
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a converged infrastructure solution that's designed specifically for desktop virtualization – and that is pre-configured to meet your organization's specific requirements and ready to integrate into your data center.
Posted: 13 Jun 2013 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Mobilizing Windows applications
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource constructs and demonstrates an efficient way of delivering Windows-based applications designed for the latest mobile devices without time-consuming and costly rewrites, all while maintaining information security best practices.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Citrix

Dell DVS Enterprise Active System 800
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses an integrated desktop virtualization solution that is architected from the ground up to provide a highly reliable and scalable platform for desktop virtualization while simplifying infrastructure management.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

How to Adapt to the Dynamics of the Virtual Workforce
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper takes an in-depth look at an integrated solution stack from Dell that enables desktop virtualization, from pilots to full scale deployments, as a complete data center solution.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Dell Desktop Virtualization Solutions
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper provides an in-depth look at an integrated solution stack that can reduce the time, complexity, risks and costs of implementing desktop virtualization in enterprise production environments.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell Wyse P20 and No Click Access
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper examines a zero client solution for virtual desktops that uses proximity authentication so users can securely access their virtual desktops within seconds. Also discover how this easy-to-use solution improves security, performance and flexibility in any roaming desktop application.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell Wyse Cloud Client Computing for VMware
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource discusses a virtual desktop solution that brings your desktops into the cloud, allowing for simplified desktop deployment, configuration and maintenance – all of which reduces the burden on IT while still providing the flexibility and business agility your organization needs.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell DVS Enterprise - Mobile Secure Desktop
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper examines a mobile desktop solution that allows IT to securely support device diversity and BYOD policies, tying the desktop environment to the user identity instead of the device.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Project Informatica Demonstrates Mobile Technology Expertise
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This case study examines how a systems integrator was able to increase mobility, flexibility and efficiency by providing their workforce with the latest tablet technology.
Posted: 30 May 2013 | Published: 30 May 2013

Intel

The Case for Persistent Full Clones: A better alternative to linked clones for VDI
sponsored by GreenBytes
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines how you can utilize full clones and solid state storage-based solutions to provide a high-performing, cost-effective VDI experience for your users, enabling persistent desktops to improve the productivity and efficiency of your knowledge workers.
Posted: 24 May 2013 | Published: 24 May 2013

GreenBytes

What are your options when performing a Windows migration?
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: This crucial resource takes an in-depth look at the options that you have for planning and deploying a Windows 7 migration, detailing the benefits and drawbacks of each approach so you can create a strategy that will satisfy your specific needs and requirements.
Posted: 17 May 2013 | Published: 17 May 2013

AppSense

How to Simplify Migrations with Virtualization
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper takes an in-depth look at user virtualization, which allows for the management of user-specific information independent of the desktop – thus minimizing the complexity of any desktop operating system migration.
Posted: 16 May 2013 | Published: 16 May 2013

AppSense
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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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