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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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Comparing VMware Horizon and Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Compare VMware's Horizon with XenDesktop based on 6 major comparison points. Learn how these solutions stack up to one another when it comes to: providing VDI for the software-defined data center, management for physical, virtual, and BYOD, and much more.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

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 infrastructure quickly and cheaply and examine examples of estimated costs of 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

Worldwide Virtual Client Computing Software Vendor Assessment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at the virtual client computing (VCC) market, including vendor strengths and challenges, and what characteristics to look at when evaluating client virtualization solutions.
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

Cost Leadership in End-User Computing: Virtual Desktops, Real Savings
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Explore the history of VDI and how changes to the infrastructure over the years have impacted both operational and capital costs. Also, discover how hyperconverged and cloud strategies are making VDI more affordable than ever before.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 10 Apr 2015

VMware

Making the Move from Traditional VDI to DaaS
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Examine traditional virtual desktop challenges and how moving VDI to the cloud can provide significant advantages for your organization.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

VMware

How to Implement VMware App Volumes in a XenDesktop Environment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover considerations for implementing VMware App Volumes in a XenDesktop environment. Plus, uncover helpful answers to FAQs on this important virtualization topic.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

Expand Your Horizon with Hosted Applications
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover four steps for implementing support for hosted apps and desktop sessions to Horizon 6, whether you are deploying hosted apps or desktops for the first time or integrating an existing RDS infrastructure.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 07 Jul 2014

VMware

4 Factors Forcing IT to Modernize End-User Computing
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: End-user computing has always been a challenge for IT to manage, but never more so than today. Uncover 4 factors forcing IT to modernize end-user computing. Read on and you'll discover end-user computing best practices from CIOs.
Posted: 11 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

Running VMware App Volumes in a Citrix XenApp Environment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how VMware App Volumes can help optimize a Citrix XenApp environment. Learn how this strategy works, see how it fits in with a XenApp implementation, and uncover best practices for success.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 10 May 2016

VMware

How CIOs are Responding to End-User Computing Complexity
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn why traditional methods of managing the desktop and delivering apps to users fail to provide the flexibility required to support modern organizations. Uncover 7 ways CIOs are responding to today's end-user computing complexity.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 10 May 2016

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

Top 10 Considerations in Migrating to Windows 10
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover the top 10 factors to consider when evaluating tools and technologies to ensure a smooth and successful migration to Windows 10.
Posted: 02 May 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016

MicroFocus

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

Client Virtualization: No Longer a Storage Guessing Game
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how Dell, Intel, and VMware have teamed up to offer end-to-end solutions that take the guesswork out of client virtualization. Access now and you'll explore client virtualization technologies designed to suit your organizations current infrastructure and future business needs.
Posted: 27 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Apr 2016

Dell, Inc.

Client Virtualization with Dell and VMware Horizon
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how client virtualization has become an increasingly attractive option to overcome limitations of traditional VDI. Access now to find out how Dell and VMware have worked in partnership to develop solutions that deliver computing experiences that are comparable to physical desktops.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Apr 2016

Dell, Inc.

10 Reasons to Strengthen Security with App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores 10 reasons why app and desktop virtualization should be the foundation of your layered approach to information security.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

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 Teaching Software Labs
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about an application layering platform offering the ability to provide a flexible, dynamic application delivery model for lab-based classroom settings.
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: Explore this white paper to learn the key to both successful physical and virtual desktop deployments: application virtualization strategies. You'll learn how application layering sets the stage for a profound transformation in the way apps are installed, managed, and delivered to users.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Liquidware Labs
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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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