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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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VMware View 5.1 with Nimble Storage etc. for up to 1,000 Virtual Desktops Using Cisco UCS
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a reference architecture for Cisco Desktop Virtualization solution with UCS B-Series Blade Servers and Nimble Storage CS-Series storage appliance. Read on to learn how this architecture can help you increase control over your mobile desktop environment, provide better support for SLAs and more.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Deploy 200 VMware Horizon View 5.3 Pooled Desktops On Cisco UCS C240-M3 Rack Server with LSI Nytro MegaRAID and Onboard SAS Drives
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a self-contained DV solution that can host up to 200 floating assignment linked-clones on a single server, allowing a cost-effective deployment of virtual desktops for your organization.
Posted: 13 Oct 2014 | Published: 13 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solutions for EMC VSPEX with VMware View 5.1.2 for 500 Desktops
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document evaluates the scalability of a VMware View 5.1.2 environment, utilizing View Linked Clones, on managed Cisco UCS C-Series C220 M3 Rack-Mount Servers running VMware ESXi 5.1 hypervisor software connected to an EMC VNX5300 Storage Array.
Posted: 10 Oct 2014 | Published: 10 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco Solutions for EMC VSPEX End User Computing: VMware Horizon View 5.3
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains more about the VSPEX end-user computing solution and can help reduce risk, interoperability issues, sizing issues and performance concerns when it comes to desktop delivery – especially when combined with a strong data center platform architecture.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 09 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Oak Hill School District Revamps IT Capabilities with VDI
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how the Oak Hills Local School District in Hamilton, Ohio was able to leverage desktop virtualization to replace aging endpoints with thin clients and enable anytime, anywhere computing while significantly lowering data center management costs.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 09 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

University of Colorado at Boulder Revamps IT Capabilities
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study to learn how the University of Colorado was able to leverage the support of three leaders in virtualization, compute and storage to build a high-performance virtualized desktop environment, allowing them to boost performance immensely while helping the campus "go green".
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Hertz Car Rental Conquers VDI Storage Barriers
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study to learn how the IT staff at Hertz car rental were able to use data center consolidation and SSD storage technology to move 4000 users to VDI on Cisco UCS and replace their aging infrastructure.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

VDI on Vblock Saves Tyler School District Nearly $3 Million
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how the Tyler Independent School District in Texas was able tp use the Vblock converged infrastructure system to use existing computers as thin clients and enable centralized administration of the districts' infrastructure.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

VCE

When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization: 7 Key Indicators
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the seven key indicators that say it's time to adopt and experience the benefits of VDI.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) on Vblock Systems
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews a n enterprise-class IT infrastructure solution designed to accelerate VDI deployment and provide performance at scale for the most demanding applications – all while keeping critical data and apps secure.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

VCE

Vblock Specialized System for Extreme Applications
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the effectiveness of the Vblock Specialized System for Extreme Applications when it comes to supporting data-intensive desktop and app delivery.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

VCE

Vmware View Mobile Secure Desktop on Vblock Systems
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the use of desktop virtualization as the answer to improving mobile support capabilities and evolving the workspace environment.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VCE

6 Reasons VMware Horizon 6 Is a Better Choice Than Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at six key comparison points between Horizon 6 and XenDesktop that should help you make your decision one way or the other.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

Building a Cost-Effective, Continuously Available Storage Infrastructure
sponsored by Bull
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper looks at a class leading mid-range storage platform and storage federation solution that, when combined, can enable new levels of service for mission-critical apps and help IT deliver on the paradigm of secured access from anywhere at any time.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

Bull

What VMware Horizon 6 can offer you
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource walks through the major trends impacting employee work styles, how the role of IT is changing to adapt, and a desktop virtualization strategy that can help support and optimize mobile capabilities.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

Cisco UCS with VMware Horizon: Accelerate Desktop Virtualization Deployments
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews five architectural approaches for desktop virtualization, each designed to address a specific range of desktop delivery and accessibility needs.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Server Design Considerations for Increasing VDI Performance and Scalability
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document seeks to provide an objective analysis of the server-side parameters that affect real-world VDI implementations, focusing on critical questions that should be addressed when designing a computing infrastructure for VDI support.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Deliver Your Virtualized and Remote Desktops and Apps through a Single Platform
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This ESG research report provides an in-depth look at three companies who have begun using a new VMware system and how it has significantly impacted the way they do business.
Posted: 03 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

VMware, Inc.

A Cloud-Based Desktop-as-a-Service Solution for Corporate End Users
sponsored by NaviSite
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces NaviSite's Desktop-as-a-Service solution, an enterprise-class virtual desktop experience that is deployed directly to corporate end-users from the cloud so that it can be accessed from nearly any device and location.
Posted: 03 Oct 2014 | Published: 02 Oct 2014

NaviSite

Meeting Workforce Demands: Why—and How—IT Should Modernize End-User Computing
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will walk you through the four biggest trends affecting IT departments and how they manage end-user computing, and also offers the four best practices that will help you meet these challenges head on.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Published: 02 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

Using the Vblock System for a 2,500-User VDI Deployment
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines why the VCE Vblock converged infrastructure system is ideal for demanding implementations such as VDI.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

VCE

Vblock Systems: Simplify Your View Deployment
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This document presents an overview of Vblock Systems for VMware View 5, highlighting how this system extends capabilities to provide a fully optimized View deployment solution.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

VCE

How to support massively scalable VDI solutions
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a reference architecture based on real-world test scenarios, user workloads and infrastructure system configurations, and will help you learn about the effectiveness of the VCE Vblock Specialized System for Extreme Applications when used to support a 7,000-user VMware View environment.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

VCE

Vblock Solution for Citrix XenDesktop and Xen App
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a pre-configured solution designed to enable faster, simpler virtual desktop deployments and includes management tools that allow IT departments to simplify and reduce costs for day-to-day operations and maintenance.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

VCE

A workspace solution offering continuous access to better patient care
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a comprehensive architectural overview of a workspace service availability solution designed to ensure access to point-of-care workspaces, even in the event of either planned or unplanned IT outages.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VCE
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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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