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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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The Benefits of Converged VDI Appliances
sponsored by Pivot3
WHITE PAPER: Explore two desktop deployment scenarios – traditional white-box implementation and a converged VDI appliance implementation. You'll take a look at the differences between cost, time-to-value, and more.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Nov 2015

Pivot3

Workplace Mobility, Consumerization, and Cloud Drive End-user Computing Transformation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: To combat the rising complexity of desktop environments, you need to think about implementing hybrid consumption models. Read this white paper that details how the next generation of desktop architectures is taking mobility into account and how IT strategies are shifting from managing devices to managing users.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 29 Jan 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

Key RFP Considerations for Desktop and Application Virtualization Solutions
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Workspace transformation with virtual desktops and applications offers employees the access that they require, but choosing amongst a wide range of solutions can be an arduous task. Use these key Request for Proposal (RFP) considerations to streamline your next RFP for desktop and application virtualization solutions. 
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

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

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

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

Improve Workforce Performance with new Laptops and Desktops
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: The following infographic details the top three reasons why businesses should make upgrading their laptops and desktops a top priority. Inside, uncover what benefits you may gain and what risks you can avoid.
Posted: 26 Feb 2016 | Published: 26 Feb 2016

Dell India

Three Ways Companies Are Slashing IT Costs With VDI
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Find out how VDI helps IT shift to a centralized architecture in order to lower capital and operating expenses, increase flexibility, and improve security and explore three organization's experience with VDI.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Citrix

VDI—Simplify your migration to Windows® 10 and beyond
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Windows 10 is poised to become the most rapid OS migration in history—driven as much by users as by IT. Learn how IT can take the pain out of OS migrations now and in the future with a virtualized infrastructure that strengthens security and simplifies BYOD, app compatibility and corporate desktop management.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Three Ways Companies are Slashing IT Costs with VDI
sponsored by Dell, Microsoft and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the experiences of three companies who fortified security, reduced costs, simplified IT and met their business objectives.
Posted: 19 Feb 2016 | Published: 19 Feb 2016

Dell, Microsoft and Citrix

Desktop Virtualization: Reduce Costs, Improve Efficiencies with Proven VDI Solutions
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: VDI technology has advanced and, as a result, IT is able to address a full spectrum of use cases. Discover a variety of use cases that VDI addresses, the processes that VDI simplifies, and the end-to-end organizational benefits VDI provides.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

VDI—Simplify Your Migration to Windows 10 and Embrace Desktop Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how to streamline your migration to Windows 10 with a virtualized infrastructure that simplifies BYOD, app compatibility, and corporate desktop management. Access this paper now to answer your burning questions about this OS and how it pertains to desktop virtualization.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

Citrix

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktops
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, learn about Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop and see firsthand how this system can provide a cost-effective alternative to proprietary operating systems, making it a powerful option for those businesses that don't have a big budget but still want reliable, secure desktop for their users.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Five Important Buying Criteria to Enable a Totally Mobile Workforce
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll find five key criteria you must implement in order to effectively execute your mobile workspace plans. Get details on how to offer a single point of access for productivity and tools, and other capabilities.
Posted: 08 Sep 2015 | Published: 08 Sep 2015

VMware

Four customers who never have to refresh their PCs again
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore four organizations who have transformed their business by implementing desktop virtualization, paired within client computing. Find out how this enabled IT to escape the costly PC refresh cycles and reallocate their PC refresh budget into other business areas.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Citrix

Top Five Ways to Improve Cost Efficiencies And Reduce TCO With Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Examine the top five ways you can improve cost efficiencies and reduce TCO with desktop virtualization. You'll also learn about the technologies that can provide the best opportunity to reduce costs and complexity.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell, Inc.

Take Your Life Back With Tools That Maximize Desktop Virtualization from the Data Center to the Endpoint
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Examine tools and platforms designed to maximize the value of virtual desktops – from the data center to the endpoint.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell, Inc.

Breaking Down the Benefits of Desktop Transformation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: The future of mobility relies on the technology that it replaced; desktop computing. Desktop computing is undergoing a transformation that will couple it with the advances mobility has to offer. Read on to learn about the benefits this next-gen desktop is promising to deliver.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 29 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

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

Taking Windows Mobile on Any Device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Taking Windows applications and desktops mobile has many advantages, but with so many device types to consider, how can you simplify solution implementation? Learn how Citrix XenApp solves this complex problem.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Citrix

The Rising Value - and Falling Cost - of App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The growing strategic value of desktop virtualization is advancing quickly, providing new ways to enable business mobility and increase the flexibility. Learn how falling cost factors in every part of the desktop virtualization architecture making it more affordable than ever.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

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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