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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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The Falling Cost (and Rising Value) of Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about the major business drivers for desktop virtualization.
Posted: 24 Sep 2013 | Published: 24 Sep 2013

Citrix

The Falling Cost—and Rising Value—of Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about the major business drivers for desktop virtualization.
Posted: 29 Aug 2013 | Published: 29 Aug 2013

Citrix

4 Customers Who Never Have to Replace Their PCs Again
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper highlights four use-cases in which four businesses used desktop virtualization in order to ensure a fully up-to-date experience for end-users on any type of endpoint – including low-cost thin clients.
Posted: 27 Aug 2013 | Published: 27 Aug 2013

Citrix

Top 8 Considerations to Enable - and Simplify - Mobility
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: Embracing mobility doesn't need to be complicated or costly. Gain expert advice on the top 8 considerations for simply, but effectively enabling mobility in both the enterprise and the IT department.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

SearchSecurity.com

When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization: Seven Key Indicators
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper discusses the seven key factors that indicate that you're ready for VDI.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

VMware

Top 5 Reasons Why You Must Migrate Away from Windows XP Today
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: The longer you wait to migrate off Windows XP – the more complicated the process becomes. Download this white paper that discusses the top 5 reasons you need to move away from Windows XP today.
Posted: 03 Jul 2013 | Published: 03 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

Simplify BYOD Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents a solution for management of a BYOD filled environment.
Posted: 30 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Oct 2013

IBM

Boosting storage performance for I/O-intensive enterprise applications
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to boost storage performance for I/O-intensive enterprise applications by optimizing workloads in virtual desktop, messaging and database environments.
Posted: 25 Oct 2013 | Published: 25 Oct 2013

Dell, Inc.

Citrix Ready Webinar with EMC: EMC VNX Series for XenDesktop 7
sponsored by Citrix Ready and EMC
WHITE PAPER: Learn about XenDesktop 7 solution frameworks, their architectures, and performance characteristics in this webinar.
Posted: 21 Oct 2013 | Published: 12 Nov 2013

Citrix Ready and EMC

Desktop Modernization Simplified
sponsored by RES Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about keeping the impact of desktop infrastructure changes to a minimum,  including centralization through virtual desktop computing, implementation of removable disk security and more.
Posted: 14 Oct 2013 | Published: 14 Oct 2013

RES Software

EMC VSPEX End User Computing
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: These days, IT departments are being asked to manage more and more devices with no loss of speed or efficiency. This short whitepaper offers solutions for virtual desktop management from a central device reducing operating time and costs and increasing productivity.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Published: 01 Jun 2013

EMC & Arrow

Top 3 Reasons for IT to Adopt Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains the three major reasons organizations should absolutely consider VDI for the business.
Posted: 07 Oct 2013 | Published: 07 Oct 2013

VMware

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Desktop Virtualization 2012 Vendor Analysis
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource takes an in-depth look at the desktop virtualization solutions being offered by some of the top vendors on the market to help you make an informed decision on which one will be the best fit for your environment.
Posted: 24 Sep 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2012

Citrix

Automated, centralized management for enterprise servers
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: As today’s workforce becomes increasingly distributed, effective endpoint management is becoming critical, and IT needs visibility into disparate endpoints in order to handle whatever problems might arise without causing major disruption. This exclusive paper examines an IBM endpoint manager solution.
Posted: 28 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Aug 2013

IBM

Citrix Xendesktop : Desktop Virtualization for all – Technical overview
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper, you’ll find a discussion of the various options that FlexCast provides to help meet the computing requirements of various user types.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization: Partnering for a Successful Long-term Strategy
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how IT departments can move from a traditional desktop infrastructure to a unified desktop with multiple deployment options by identifying the best option for transition to a new desktop delivery method, such as managed deployment, a cloud offering, or a hybrid approach.
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 | Published: 02 Aug 2013

VMware, Inc.

Tech Tips: VMware Horizon View
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses how VMware Horizon View (formerly VMware View) can help IT pros address top mobility pain points. Discover how this tool enables you to easily virtualize end-user desktops so you can cut operational costs, boost security and meet mobile computing demands.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

VMware Horizon Suite on HP Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by HP and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how removing technology barriers via desktop virtualization can enable IT to shift from a reactive strategy to a proactive approach, delivering services that enhance agility and productivity rather than simply addressing problems as they arise.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jul 2013

HP and VMware

ESG Lab Report: VMware View and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover how desktop virtualization enables IT objectives and learn how others have deployed it.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

Dell and VMware

What's New in VMware vSphere 5.1?
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Dig into the features in vSphere 5.1 and learn how they can help expand your virtual environment.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Jul 2012

Dell and VMware

Taneja Group Analysis: Executive Summary: An Overview of the Virtualization and Cloud Market Vendor Landscape for Small and Medium Businesses
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the unique challenges SMBs face when deploying virtualization and cloud technologies.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Sep 2012

VMware, Inc.

Top 10 Reasons to Use Virtualization for Migrations
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: User virtualization can aid your Windows 7 migration.  User virtualization will ultimately improve your Windows 7 use, reduce costs and enhance user experience and productivity through a people-centric approach to migration.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

AppSense

Windows 8 and BYOD, Embrace the Trend
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses how Windows 8 utilizes cross-platform capabilities to provide a unified end-user experience that offers a closer union of mobile devices and traditional client desktops to streamline management and boost efficiency.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

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.
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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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