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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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Agentless Power Management: Enforcing Green IT Compliance
sponsored by Promisec
WHITE PAPER: This white paper sheds light on how green IT compliance shouldn't be overlooked not only for the sake of the environment and government initiatives, but for your tight budgets. Click to learn how power management can cut energy costs and reduce your carbon footprint.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

Promisec

7 Reasons Why Windows 8 is the Future
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: Explore this resource to learn why Windows 8 is the future for Windows enterprise desktop and computing and how Windows 8 can make your business processes easier.
Posted: 21 May 2014 | Published: 21 May 2014

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Desktops as a Service
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn about DaaS and how it can help nearly all-sized organizations to simplify the delivery of cloud-hosted virtual desktops to end users at a predictable cost.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

VMware

Chrome Replaces Windows at Woolworths
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines why business decision makers and IT staff at a supermarket chain manager decided to adopt Google Chrome as well as the challenges they faced – and overcame – during the transition.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

Citrix

Using DaaS to Meet Mobile User Needs
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the user needs driving the need for desktop and application delivery optimization, such as device independence and user self-service, and explains how DaaS helps organizations enable cloud-based virtual desktops that help optimize both the end-user experience and IT management capabilities.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

VMware

Targeting 'knowledge workers' for improved desktop delivery
sponsored by Citrix and HP
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, allowing the platform to deliver resources to users and providing the experience they require to get their job done.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix and HP

PC Lifecycle Cost Management
sponsored by Insight
WHITE PAPER: This report is intended to help enterprises understand and take into consideration the complete cost-benefit analysis associated with "making Do for another year" versus refreshing your hardware in the next 12 months.
Posted: 07 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Insight

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

Five Steps for Easier—and More Effective—IT Inventorying
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides 5 key steps that make inventorying both hardware and software assets easier, more effective and more accurate.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 25 Mar 2014

Dell and Microsoft

IDC: How Desktop Virtualization and Storage Solutions Have Evolved
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines flexible desktop virtualization solutions that offer multiple delivery models to virtualize desktops and applications from a single solution suite.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 29 Mar 2013

Citrix

Tablet, Laptop or Desktop? Form (Factor) Follows Function
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper takes an in-depth look at tablets, laptops, and desktops to examine which kinds of workers each device is best suited for. Read on and analyze each option based on user needs, preferences, and business requirements.
Posted: 24 Feb 2014 | Published: 24 Feb 2014

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

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.

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.

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

Your IT Environment for Today and Tomorrow: What You Need to Know about the New Windows
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: This resource overviews the latest features of Windows 8 and compares the features and benefits of this upgrade with its previous editions. Discover the benefits this latest Microsoft® OS can provide to your organization.
Posted: 31 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

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

7 Key Indicators that You Need to Extend Virtualization to the Desktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines 7 key indicators that you need to extend virtualization to the desktop.
Posted: 16 May 2014 | Published: 16 May 2014

VMware

New Philips Office Monitors Bring Wellbeing to the Workplace
sponsored by MMD
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores the benefits of how pairing your workforce with an ergonomic monitor can alleviate a large portion of pain and fatigue, ultimately increasing their well-being, happiness, and efficiency. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 11 Apr 2014

MMD

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

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
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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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