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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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End User Computing: The Competitive Landscape
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource takes a look at the market landscape for desktop virtualization solutions, focusing primarily on industry giant VMware. Discover how the tech titan compares to the competition as well as where its strengths and weaknesses are.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

VMware

7 Key Indicators that You Need to Extend Virtualization to the Desktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource reveals the seven key factors that indicate whether or not you should extend your virtualization initiative to your desktop environment. Learn how you can get ahead of the trends to increase worker satisfaction and productivity while also boosting security.
Posted: 08 May 2013 | Published: 08 May 2013

VMware

Scalability and Flexibility: Two of Today's Most Important Metrics
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive resource to discover a solution that can integrate with relevant servers, storage and networking options and ensure that your virtual desktop environment is functioning at the level of efficiency that your organization requires.
Posted: 19 Oct 2012 | Published: 19 Oct 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Top Ten Considerations For A Successful Windows 8 Deployment
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Windows 8 boasts a number of upgrades and enhancements, and for the users of legacy Windows versions, time is running out to migrate.
Posted: 05 Oct 2012 | Published: 05 Oct 2012

Dell and Microsoft

Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller At-A-Glance
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper takes a look at an application delivery tool that allow for increased performance and scalability across virtualization, cloud, and mobile platforms.
Posted: 13 May 2013 | Published: 13 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Reference Architecture-Based Design for 5000 Seat Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource evaluates the scalability of one of the market's top desktop virtualization solutions, providing recommendations for large-scale deployments so you can determine how it would fit into your desktop environment.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 10 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solution with Nimble Storage: Reference Architecture
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper provides a helpful reference architecture for a desktop virtualization solution with storage for up to 1500 virtual desktops.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 10 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Cisco Reference Architecture-Based Solution for Enterprise VDI Scale-Out
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper examines a reference architecture-based desktop virtualization solution that can be deployed rapidly and supports large-scale VDI, integrating all necessary components to streamline deployment as you need it.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 10 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Cisco, Citrix, Microsoft, and NetApp Deliver Simplified High-Performance Infrastructure for Virtual Desktops
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This crucial resource analyzes a data center infrastructure solution designed specifically to support desktop virtualization workloads, offering greater scalability and flexibility while streamlining operations.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Cisco UCS SmartPlay Configurations for Citrix Desktop Virtualization Workloads
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper discusses a unified data platform solution that provides an effective foundation for desktop and application virtualization infrastructure, allowing for increased agility, efficiency and performance.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Desktop virtualization for all
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a desktop virtualization strategy that allows you to deliver virtual desktops and applications based on user type and specific requirements while still satisfying your broader IT goals.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Citrix and Cisco: Delivering the New Virtual Workspace
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a virtualized workspace that provides IT with the tools to construct a data center whose parts complement each other, allowing for multi-vendor solutions that work together to meet a wide variety of user needs.
Posted: 08 May 2013 | Published: 08 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Forrester Total Economic Impact of VMware View
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive study illustrates the financial impact of an organization efficiently managing their VDI from a single console using VMware View. Read on to learn how you can reduce the overall costs of your virtual desktop management.
Posted: 19 Apr 2013 | Published: 19 Apr 2013

VMware, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Getting Ready for VMware Horizon Suite
sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: In this informative transcript, desktop virtualization expert Brian Madden discusses a complete workspace solution that streamlines data, application and desktop management to increase IT efficiency and desktop performance.
Posted: 03 Apr 2013 | Published: 03 Apr 2013

Nutanix

Intel Streaming and Virtual Hosted Desktop Study: Benchmarking Results
sponsored by Dell Wyse
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn what Intel IT found when they compared the impact on servers and the network for both streaming software and virtually hosted computing models.
Posted: 02 Jan 2013 | Published: 21 Nov 2008

Dell Wyse

Best practices to make BYOD simple and secure
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Gain best practices and key considerations to keep in mind when implementing a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program. Find out how you can simplify management and reduce costs while keeping data secure and compliant in this resource.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 10 Apr 2012

Citrix

Workshifting: A global market research report
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This market research report provides insight into the key drivers behind the trends of workshifting, IT consumerisation and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD). Discover how businesses are gaining tangible benefits from a more mobile and flexible workforce.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 21 Jun 2012

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization Survey: Changing Workstyles Drive Demand for Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Review the results of a recent Desktop Virtualization Survey, reporting where organizations are on their journey towards VDI. Learn the key findings of this survey and learn why mobility is a top driver for – and benefit of – VDI.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization Survey: Changing Workstyles Drive Demand for Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Review the results of a recent Desktop Virtualization Survey, reporting where organizations are on their journey towards VDI. Learn the key findings of this survey and learn why mobility is a top driver for – and benefit of – VDI.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Citrix

Citrix VDI-in-a-Box: Simplify desktop virtualization with VDI that costs less than a PC
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can gain virtual desktops for less than the cost of maintaining your current PCs in this essential white paper. Plus, compare the cost per virtual desktop across four desktop virtualization solutions.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Citrix

Citrix VDI-in-a-Box: Simplify desktop virtualization with VDI that costs less than a PC
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can gain virtual desktops for less than the cost of maintaining your current PCs in this essential white paper. Plus, compare the cost per virtual desktop across four desktop virtualization solutions.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Citrix

Windows 7 Application Migration Checklist
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource provides a step-by-stop guide to a successful migration to Windows 7 including hints from your peers who have completed the upgrade. Get a checklist for optimizing your migration plan to avoid potential errors.
Posted: 25 Sep 2012 | Published: 25 Sep 2012

Citrix

Protect Sensitive Data on Laptops - Even for Disconnected Users
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Securing corporate data is a top IT imperative and with more employees working from alternative locations, the mobile security challenge has become a critical focus for IT.  Read this white paper to understand how local virtual desktops based on Citrix XenClient should be a part of your security strategy.
Posted: 02 Aug 2012 | Published: 02 Aug 2012

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Windows 7 Migrations and Beyond: Ensuring Successful OS Migrations while Boosting Productivity and Simplifying Management
sponsored by RES Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes common Windows 7 migration paths and the challenges associated with them. Find out how you can successfully manage the user experience and avoid time-consuming issues as you navigate your transition.
Posted: 01 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 May 2012

RES Software

Top Reasons why Customers Virtualize their Desktop Infrastructures with EMC VSPEX
sponsored by OnX USA LLC
WHITE PAPER: Access this concise resource to discover ten ways adopting proven virtual infrastructures can help you accelerate and support VDI and cloud computing initiatives, while cutting storage and bandwidth costs.
Posted: 27 Jul 2012 | Published: 27 Jul 2012

OnX USA LLC
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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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