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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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Meeting Workforce Demands: Why – And How – IT Should Modernize End-User Computing
sponsored by Presidio
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights four growing end-user trends and details how organizations can tackle these trends by taking into account both what users need and what IT can deliver. Download now and you'll learn four key best practices for managing the new end-user computing landscape.
Posted: 18 Feb 2016 | Published: 18 Feb 2016

Presidio

The Rising Value– and Falling Cost– of App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights business drivers for desktop virtualization and its value for users, businesses, and IT. Read on to learn where costs are falling in the desktop virtualization architecture.
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: This report assesses the state of the VDI vendor market and provides insight into the strengths and weaknesses of the top seven vendors. Read on to find out how these vendors stack up against each other. Additionally, explore notable characteristics of VDI systems and examine innovations that VDI vendors are focusing on.
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

University of Aberdeen Rapidly Improves Technology Replacement Program
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how the University of Aberdeen overcame the challenge of maintaining a consistent environment across its 1,700 PCs. Additionally, learn the business benefits they saw after leveraging an application deployment option.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Acronis

Implementing VDI on Hyperconverged Infrastructures Reference Architecture
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how hyper-converged infrastructures address VDI challenges by providing an end-user experience organizations require, without sacrificing economics or resilience. Download now to explore a technology overview of a hyperconverged system designed for VDI.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

A Guide to Desktop Management: Harness the Power of Business Mobility
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will identify how business mobility impacts every level of your enterprise, and learn how to establish next-gen desktop computing to promote this mobility. Read on to invest in BYOD and simplify your digital workspace management.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

VMware, Inc.

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

VDI Without Compromise: Performance Testing VDI Running on Hyperconverged Systems
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to take a look at how hyperconverged infrastructures solve many VDI challenges by eliminating the redundant IOPS that plague VDI environments, eliminating silos of data management, and utilizing built-in data protection and mobility. You'll also see performance results of VDI running on hyperconverged systems.
Posted: 11 Dec 2015 | Published: 11 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Without Compromise
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details top challenges of deploying VDI on legacy infrastructure and explores how hyperconverged systems can help to address these challenges. Read on and you'll explore customer success stories from those who have deployed VDI on hyperconverged systems.
Posted: 10 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

SimpliVity

Testing VDI Environments with Hyperconverged Infrastructures
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: This brief lab report shows the benefits of running VDI on hyperconverged infrastructures. Read on and learn how, with hyperconverged infrastructures, traditional VDI pain points related to deployment, management, performance, and security can become a thing of the past.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 08 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

Drive business growth with mobile workspaces
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how mobile workspaces give employees the flexibility to work from anywhere, on any device, at any time while maintaining full security and compliance and discover a mobile workspace strategy that provides the tools to get started implementing an enterprise mobility strategy today.
Posted: 18 Sep 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Chrome Replaces Windows at Woolworths
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper 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: 14 Sep 2015 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

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.

Top Five Ways to Improve Cost Efficiencies And Reduce TCO With Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine the top five ways you can improve cost efficiencies and reduce TCO with desktop virtualization. Also, learn about the technologies that can provide the best opportunity to reduce costs and complexity.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Three Ways to Leverage Desktop Virtualization To Reduce the Complexity in Securing Endpoints
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore three ways that desktop virtualization can reduce the time and complexity involved in securing endpoints – while also limiting your risk of data loss from security breaches.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Save Time by Using Appliances and Thin Clients To Simplify and Accelerate Virtual Desktop Initiatives
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore the timesaving benefits of both purpose-built appliances and thin/zero clients when deploying and managing virtual desktop initiatives. Also, discover key factors to consider when selecting an appliance for desktop virtualization and learn how to match the right appliance to the right environment.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Take Your Life Back With Tools That Maximize Desktop Virtualization from the Data Center to the Endpoint
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the tools and platforms that exist for IT departments to maximize the value of virtual desktops – from the data center to the endpoint. Download now to discover tools designed to simplify both back-end and endpoint deployment and management.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Moving Virtual Desktops to the Cloud
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores reasons for changing traditional desktop computing strategies and why cloud-hosted virtual desktops are a compelling alternative to classic on-premise VDI. Access now and you'll learn the use cases for cloud-hosted desktops.
Posted: 30 Jun 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

VMware

Hertz - World leading car rental company usesVMware View to simplify infrastructure andimprove user experience
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how VMware can help you simplify your server and desktop environment through virtualization. Read now to find out how Hertz cut costs and improved compliance.
Posted: 28 May 2015 | Published: 28 May 2015

VMware

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Explore 10 reasons why app and desktop virtualization should be the foundation for your layered approach to information security. Find out how you can manage risk effectively so your organization can benefit from mobility and flexwork initiatives.
Posted: 13 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

Citrix

Operational Benefits of Citrix Application and Desktop Delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: ESG investigates what drives organizations to adopt desktop virtualization, the benefits they realized, and the key capabilities you need to consider when selecting a desktop virtualization vendor.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

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

VDI and Beyond: Addressing Top IT Challenges to Drive Agility and Growth
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Desktop virtualization is a powerful driver of business transformation, making it possible to deliver the apps and data people depend on to be more productive and for IT to become more efficient. Learn how Citrix XenDesktop allows you to balance user requirements and costs for each use case.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 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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