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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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Improve Workforce Performance with new Laptops and Desktops
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
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, Inc. and Intel®

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

The Rising Value– and Falling Cost– of App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn the business drivers for desktop virtualization and its value for users, businesses, and IT.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization: Reduce Costs, Improve Efficiencies with Proven VDI Solutions
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the new use cases and benefits created by today's advanced VDI technologies. Read on and you'll learn additional use cases where VDI can play a crucial role in reducing costs inside the organization.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Server-Hosted Virtual Desktops (VDI): The Top Seven Providers and How They Stack Up
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Assess the state of the current VDI vendor market and gain insight into the strengths and weaknesses of the top seven vendors. You'll explore how these vendors stack up against each other.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 18 Sep 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

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this paper we explore ten reasons why desktop virtualization should be the foundation of your layered approach to information security.
Posted: 16 Sep 2015 | Published: 03 Dec 2013

Citrix

Five Important Buying Criteria to Enable a Totally Mobile Workforce
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
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, Inc.

Ten Areas Where Citrix XenApp Outperforms VMware Horizon
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper examines a virtualization platform that can enable virtually any Windows application to be virtualized, centralized, and managed in the data center, and can instantly deliver it as a service to users anywhere on any device.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

Citrix

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

From VDI Pilot to Production: Four Tips for the Move
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: In this expert e-guide, learn the critical steps you must take to ensure your VDI pilot is ready to move to production.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Dell

Selecting the Right Thin Client Devices Prevents Years of Regret
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This expert resource will show you how to pick the right thin client for your organization.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

Dell

Performance, Reliability and Flexibility of Windows 7 in a Thin Client
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at desktop virtualization hardware solutions with dual- and quad-core options to suit your unique needs.
Posted: 14 Nov 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

Dell

Wyse Intel-Based 3000 Series Thin Client: Powerful, Highly Configurable
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Get a quick look at the Wyse Intel-based 3000 series thin client, a solution capable of driving a range of applications.
Posted: 13 Nov 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

Dell

Take the Pain Out of Desktop Virtualization Hardware and Storage Sizing
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Previously, desktop virtualization hardware and storage sizing wasn't quite cost effective. Learn how that's changed.
Posted: 13 Nov 2014 | Published: 19 Feb 2014

Dell

Executive Brief: Dell Wyse Datacenter for Citrix
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Get an overview of the components of the architecture required to deliver virtual desktops via Citrix® XenDesktop® 7.
Posted: 10 Nov 2014 | Published: 12 May 2014

Dell

Desktop Virtualization: Show me the ROI
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: How do you calculate the cost of enabling users to be simultaneously mobile and secure? Get the answers from an expert.
Posted: 07 Nov 2014 | Published: 07 Nov 2013

Dell

Taking a Leap Forward with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Review the key benefits of desktop virtualization through VDI and steps you must take when implementing virtualization.
Posted: 31 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Dell

GreenPages VMware View Design Reference Implementation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how one company successfully designed and implemented a 100% virtualized environment with the help of a VDI tool. Learn about each of the phases it took to implement a virtualized desktop and the results the company found after deploying a VDI project.
Posted: 17 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

VMware

Enterprise Lifecycle Management in a Changing World: Best Practices for Resolving Emerging Challenges in Desktop and Server Management
sponsored by FrontRange Solutions Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals several evolving IT management challenges and best practices for tackling them.
Posted: 16 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

FrontRange Solutions Inc.

VMware vs. Citrix: 6 comparisons of Horizon 6 and XenDesktop platforms
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive infographic takes a look at six key comparison points between Horizon 6 and XenDesktop to help you decide which is better suited for your organizations' IT infrastructure.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

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.
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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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