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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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Real World Considerations for Implementing Desktop Virtualization eBook
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines the real world considerations for implementing desktop virtualization, providing a helpful introduction for those new to virtual desktops and a useful overview for those looking to refresh their expertise.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Introduction to Desktop Virtualization for the IT Pro
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper takes an in-depth look at desktop virtualization, serving as an introduction for those new to the technology and also as a helpful review for IT pros who are embarking on their virtual desktop journey.
Posted: 27 Jun 2013 | Published: 27 Jun 2013

VMware

Implementing Desktop Virtualization, Step-by-Step
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the top four considerations you need to take into account before delving into an implementation plan.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

VMware

Application virtualization: Powerful delivery or problematic distraction?
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Using virtual-application delivery platforms is easy – but have you considered the challenges of application virtualization? What's the best way to solve them? In this new white paper, discover the road bumps when creating and installing virtual applications – and how to easily get past them.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

Dell and Microsoft

Ensuring Desktop Virtualization Success
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial white paper provides a helpful guide for assessing the operational and economic benefits and drawbacks of desktop virtualization so you can determine how to approach it in a way that will ensure success.
Posted: 25 Jun 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2013

VMware

XenApp 6.x Planning Guide: Virtualization Best Practices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide provides best practices for virtualizing XenApp so that you can plan and deliver desktops services that empower your end users with the mobility they need.
Posted: 17 Jun 2013 | Published: 17 Jun 2013

Citrix

Taking Windows mobile on any device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper examines how you can virtualize Windows business applications and desktops in the data center and deliver high-performing, secure access to them from any type of mobile device, over any network connection. Read on to learn how you can take Windows mobile.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

Citrix

How to Adapt to the Dynamics of the Virtual Workforce
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper takes an in-depth look at an integrated solution stack from Dell that enables desktop virtualization, from pilots to full scale deployments, as a complete data center solution.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Desktop Transformation: Start Right, to End Right
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: The recommendations described in this whitepaper will help you ensure a successful desktop transformation that involves combinations of VDI and hosted/published desktops and applications, layering of application virtualization and personalization.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Flexera Software

Frost and Sullivan Whitepaper: Constant Access to Patient Care Applications and Information in a Digital World
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource explores best practices and the underlying value of hospital desktop virtualization, including where it can be the most beneficial and how to ensure effective deployment.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Simplify and secure corporate laptops
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative paper to discover a desktop virtualization platform from Citrix which can deliver the benefits of local desktop virtualization to laptop users with the flexibility to work from anywhere.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Empowering the End User Without Sacrificing IT Control
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines VMware's Horizon Suite, answering frequently asked questions about the solution, which transforms end-user assets from computing silos into centralized IT-managed services.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

VMware, Inc.

How to Support the Mobile Workforce with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses a desktop virtualization solution that utilizes technologies built specifically for a mobile and collaborative workforce. Learn how you can improve operational efficiency, security and agility while providing the services that today's users need.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

VMware, Inc.

SMBs Prefer Horizon View Over Other VDI Solutions – Two Years in a Row
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines a desktop virtualization solution that has been chosen over competitors at an almost 2-to-1 margin. Read on to find out if this solution is a good fit for your overall desktop strategy.
Posted: 13 Jun 2013 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

DVS Enterprise - Active System 800v with VMware Horizon View 5.2: Reference Architecture
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a converged infrastructure solution that's designed specifically for desktop virtualization – and that is pre-configured to meet your organization's specific requirements and ready to integrate into your data center.
Posted: 13 Jun 2013 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Mobilizing Windows applications
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource constructs and demonstrates an efficient way of delivering Windows-based applications designed for the latest mobile devices without time-consuming and costly rewrites, all while maintaining information security best practices.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Citrix

Dell DVS Enterprise Active System 800
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses an integrated desktop virtualization solution that is architected from the ground up to provide a highly reliable and scalable platform for desktop virtualization while simplifying infrastructure management.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell Desktop Virtualization Solutions
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper provides an in-depth look at an integrated solution stack that can reduce the time, complexity, risks and costs of implementing desktop virtualization in enterprise production environments.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell Wyse P20 and No Click Access
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper examines a zero client solution for virtual desktops that uses proximity authentication so users can securely access their virtual desktops within seconds. Also discover how this easy-to-use solution improves security, performance and flexibility in any roaming desktop application.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell Wyse Cloud Client Computing for VMware
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource discusses a virtual desktop solution that brings your desktops into the cloud, allowing for simplified desktop deployment, configuration and maintenance – all of which reduces the burden on IT while still providing the flexibility and business agility your organization needs.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell DVS Enterprise - Mobile Secure Desktop
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper examines a mobile desktop solution that allows IT to securely support device diversity and BYOD policies, tying the desktop environment to the user identity instead of the device.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Project Informatica Demonstrates Mobile Technology Expertise
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This case study examines how a systems integrator was able to increase mobility, flexibility and efficiency by providing their workforce with the latest tablet technology.
Posted: 30 May 2013 | Published: 30 May 2013

Intel

The Case for Persistent Full Clones: A better alternative to linked clones for VDI
sponsored by GreenBytes
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines how you can utilize full clones and solid state storage-based solutions to provide a high-performing, cost-effective VDI experience for your users, enabling persistent desktops to improve the productivity and efficiency of your knowledge workers.
Posted: 24 May 2013 | Published: 24 May 2013

GreenBytes

What are your options when performing a Windows migration?
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: This crucial resource takes an in-depth look at the options that you have for planning and deploying a Windows 7 migration, detailing the benefits and drawbacks of each approach so you can create a strategy that will satisfy your specific needs and requirements.
Posted: 17 May 2013 | Published: 17 May 2013

AppSense

How to Simplify Migrations with Virtualization
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper takes an in-depth look at user virtualization, which allows for the management of user-specific information independent of the desktop – thus minimizing the complexity of any desktop operating system migration.
Posted: 16 May 2013 | Published: 16 May 2013

AppSense
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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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