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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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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 Does it seem outdated?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: Explore managed desktop cloud services designed to provide desktop, application, and disaster recovery infrastructures quickly while reducing infrastructure and operational costs. Also, examine examples of estimated costs of organizations who implement cloud-hosted desktops vs. physical desktops and VDI.
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

Enable Workplace Mobility and Productivity
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn how pairing application virtualization with Chromebooks can enhance workplace mobility and productivity with strong performance, enhanced security, and simplified access and management. Plus, see how this end-user computing strategy can help cut app/server transaction times by as much as 300%.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

How the Software-Defined Data Center is Transforming End-User Computing
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at how the use of software-defined data centers (SDDC) is benefitting desktop and application virtualization strategies.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

Client Virtualization Solutions Made Simple
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how client virtualization strategies have made it simpler to procure, deploy, scale, and manage virtual desktops. Read on and you'll learn the benefits of deploying client virtualization strategies using hyper-converged systems.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

Client Virtualization Solutions Deliver Enhanced Security and Compliance While Lowering Costs
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
WHITE PAPER: As a financial services institution, you need to make data security, audit compliance, and risk mitigation a top priority while also adapting to highly demanding and increasingly mobile customers. Find our how client virtualization allows you to control your data safely in a data center while enabling mobile access to data and apps.
Posted: 03 May 2016 | Published: 03 May 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

Client Virtualization for Higher Education Delivers Greater Mobility, Increased Security, and Savings
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Today's students are accustomed to accessing data from any device, any location, at any time. But can their educational work styles be the same? This white paper details how client virtualization provides a simple way to seamlessly access data and apps across any device, enabling a mobile work style that improves student engagement and success.
Posted: 03 May 2016 | Published: 03 May 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

Performance Testing VDI on All Flash Array Storage
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how all-flash arrays enable selected arrays to scale up as well as out in order to handle growth and new demands from VDI users. Access now and you'll explore performance and efficiency tests to see how an all-flash array performs when supporting VDI workloads.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Kaminario

Why User Experience is Key to Your Desktop Transformation
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Learn why factoring in the user experience – along with resource allocation – is key to creating and delivering the promise of a next-generation workspace that is scalable and will produce both near- and long-term value. Also, explore why the user experience is difficult to predict and why it's essential to planning.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Liquidware Labs

Go Beyond the Limitations of Traditional Application Delivery Methods
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Learn how an application layering approach offers the ability to provide a flexible, dynamic application delivery model for lab-based classroom settings by delivering apps on-demand.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 23 Feb 2016

Liquidware Labs

Comparing User Environment Management and Application Layering Platforms for Citrix
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Get a detailed analysis of user environment management and application layering platforms designed to completely address gaps in the desktop environment that basic, traditional solutions don't cover.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

Liquidware Labs

Application Layering Creates Integrated Application Delivery Platform
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Learn how application virtualization strategies are the key to both successful physical and virtual desktop deployments and discover how application layering sets the stage for a transformation in the way apps are installed, managed, and delivered to users.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Liquidware Labs

VDI Picture Book: The Three Most Complex (But Potentially Simple) VDI Management Tasks In Pictures
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how to accomplish three VDI management tasks by using conventional storage vs. storage for virtualized workloads. You'll learn how storage specifically built for virtual environments can help you eliminate major storage pains that hamper VDI.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

Tintri

Breaking Geographical Barriers in Government with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how desktop virtualization can help organizations—specifically government institutions—move application processing from a physical desktop to the data center in order to fulfill the "anywhere, anytime" demands of mobile employees.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc.

Deliver Greater Security, IT Productivity, and Clinician Efficiency with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper will show you how desktop virtualization can help the healthcare industry interact with technology.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc.

Taking Advantage of Cloud-Based Centralized Management for On-Prem and Cloud-Hosted Desktops
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Whether the best option for your organization is an appliance that can be deployed in minutes and managed in-house, or a flexible reference architecture that allows your organization to leverage your existing infrastructure, you now have options for eliminating storage concerns as part of VDI deployment. Download this white paper today.
Posted: 15 Mar 2016 | Published: 10 Mar 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

Top 10 Reasons You Should be Implementing VDI
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines ten reasons why you should be implementing VDI and how all-flash storage systems can optimize virtual desktop deployments.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 11 Mar 2016

Pure Storage

How All-Flash Has Created a Next-Generation VDI Resurgence
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the evolution of end-user computing from the beginning of desktop virtualization technologies to today's VDI. Read on to find out how to architect a high-performance VDI environment and learn how all-flash systems play a major part in VDI deployments.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 11 Mar 2016

Pure Storage

FlashStack Converged Infrastructure for Virtual Desktops (VDI)
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This data sheet introduces a converged infrastructure system that can help businesses facilitate the proper foundation for fast, cost effective, and future-primed VDI environments. View now to learn more.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016

Pure Storage

The Benefits of a Desktop Overhaul
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: The following data sheet explores the latest technological advancements in commercial desktop architecture and examines many of the potential benefits successful implementation can bring.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®
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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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