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DEFINITION: Desktop virtualization is the use of virtual machines to let multiple network subscribers maintain individualized desktops on a single, centrally located computer or server. The central machine may be at a residence, business or data center. Users may be geographically scattered but are all connected to the central machine by a proprietary local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN) or the  … 
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Desktop Virtualization White Papers (View All Report Types)
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How Desktop-as-a-Service Can Solve Higher Education’s End-User Computing Challenges
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to discover how desktop-as-a-service builds on virtual desktop computing but takes it a step further moving it to the cloud. Explore eleven benefits of DaaS and how this technology is built for higher education.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

VMware

Desktop as a Service: Delivering the Customer Experience Users Require Without the Up-Front Costs
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, find out how DaaS is moving beyond client virtualization efforts by moving VDI to hosted cloud service providers.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

VMware

10 Things You Need to Know About Desktop-as-a-Service
sponsored by NaviSite
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines how desktop management can be done more effectively and at less cost via the cloud. Read on to take advantage of this primer on DaaS and learn the 10 things you need to know about it.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

NaviSite

Desktop-as-a-Service Gaining Ground: 2014 Survey Results
sponsored by NaviSite
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore the reasons to reconsider Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) and examine how DaaS desktops remove much of the cost and complexity of traditional desktop computing. You'll also learn the top reasons to migrate to a DaaS or VDI environment center around data security and BYOD.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

NaviSite

How Smart Enterprises are Tackling Workspace Transformation
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how workspace-as-a-service is a user centric approach to modern workspaces that allows for anytime, anywhere access.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


What you need to know before undertaking your virtualization journey
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Find out what is driving IT managers to deploy desktop and application virtualization strategies and the business outcomes for workers and IT. Discover how they measure the success of their virtualization deployment. Also, learn how to take a strategic approach to deployment in order to prevent common challenges of virtualization.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

AppSense

Meeting Meaningful Use and Optimizing IT and Clinical Productivity
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how user virtualization is adding value to healthcare organizations by enabling all aspects of the user to be stored and managed independent of the accessing device. Find out how this complies with privacy and security mandates while also allowing anytime, anywhere, seamless access to applications and files.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Dec 2011

AppSense

Enterprise Strategy Group: Lab Report of Coho DataStream
sponsored by Coho Data
WHITE PAPER: This white paper from ESG examines a software-defined storage solution that is distributed across both the network switch and the commodity server back-end storage.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Published: 10 Feb 2015

Coho Data

Architecting Large Virtualization Environments Using Web Scale Storage
sponsored by Coho Data
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the keys to architecting large virtualized environments using web-scale storage – as well as the key tenets of web-scale storage itself.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Published: 10 Feb 2015

Coho Data

Storage Solutions for Data Center Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how solid state drives are meeting the challenge of storage in virtualized environments.
Posted: 21 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®

Converged Virtualization Comparison Guide
sponsored by Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the benefits of converged infrastructure platforms and how to choose one.
Posted: 20 Jan 2015 | Published: 20 Jan 2015

Arrow

Take a Simplified Approach to Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how you can accelerate your journey to application and desktop virtualization. You'll learn how you can start small without upfront costs, ensure predictable performance while supporting any size of VDI deployment, reduce operational cost for all end users, and more.
Posted: 06 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Dell, Inc.

VDI Comparison: Five Reasons XenDesktop Beats Horizon View
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores five ways Citrix XenDesktop and VMware Horizon View compare. Find out how to determine which solution will best help you achieve the goals of your own VDI initiative.
Posted: 05 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Citrix

Secure by Design
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the growing IT security challenges in today's computing environment. Examine a solution that can dramatically reduce the effort required to protect mission-critical information while giving user's fast, simple, flexible remote access.
Posted: 05 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Citrix

3 Businesses Share Why They Chose Citrix XenDesktop Over VMware View
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores three organizations who selected a desktop and application virtualization strategy that fit their needs from a single, easy to deploy platform. Find out the reasons behind their selection over other competitors and what factors they took into consideration.
Posted: 02 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

VDI and Beyond: Addressing Top IT Challenges to Drive Agility and Growth
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a comprehensive desktop virtualization solution that can address a broad range of business priorities and use cases. Discover a desktop virtualization solution checklist to help you choose a solution that provides the full set of capabilities required to support every use case in your organization.
Posted: 29 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Citrix

Four Customers Who Never Have to Refresh Their PCs Again
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore four organizations who have transformed their business by implementing desktop virtualization, paired within client computing. Find out how this enabled IT to escape the costly PC refresh cycles and reallocate their PC refresh budget into other business areas.
Posted: 29 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Citrix

Five Customers Deliver Virtual Desktops and Apps to Empower a Modern Workforce
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore a comprehensive app and desktop virtualization solution that depending on their key business priorities, will deliver the right kind of virtual desktop experience to each user. Discover use cases that help to address important business priorities.
Posted: 29 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

Citrix

4 Reasons to Go Beyond VMware View with Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines four ways a user-centric approach to desktop virtualization goes beyond traditional approaches and discover a checklist of features to look for in a virtualization strategy.
Posted: 24 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

Citrix

Nimble Storage for VMware View VDI
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: Continue on to this exclusive white paper to find out about adaptive storage that can handle peak workloads and steady state-operations.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 22 Dec 2014

Nimble Storage

Workspace-as-a-Service with U2Cloud datasheet
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a new cloud solution that provides you with a secure and reliable desktop infrastructure that is entirely hosted, supported, and managed. You'll learn how this infrastructure delivers full security coverage for your data, a cost-effective, pay-as-you-go payment model, improved customer service, and more.
Posted: 19 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

All-Flash Arrays for Virtual Desktops
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details platforms that provide solutions for VMware using flash.
Posted: 17 Dec 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

NetApp

VDI can go mainstream thanks to improved storage: Presentation Transcript
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Tech expert Brian Madden and Dell's Matthew Gray discuss storage for VDI, and what today's customers want.
Posted: 15 Dec 2014 | Published: 16 Nov 2014

Dell

Taking a Leap Forward with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews the key benefits of desktop virtualization through VDI and provides some key considerations you will have to take when implementing virtualization in your organization.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 10 Dec 2014

Dell

Optimizing Virtualized Desktop Environments with VCE Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn what you stand to gain from virtual client computing (VCC) solutions and converged infrastructure. You'll learn how this approach delivers centralized desktop and application management, "any device" access to corporate IT resources, and an increased ability to protect corporate intellectual property.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 10 Nov 2014

VCE
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DESKTOP VIRTUALIZATION DEFINITION (continued): …  Internet.Desktop virtualization offers advantages over the traditional model, in which every computer operates as a completely self-contained unit with its own operating system, peripherals and application programs. Overall expenses are reduced because resources can be shared and allocated to users on an as-needed basis. The integrity of user information is improved because all data is maintained and backed up in the data center. Conflicts in software are minimized by reducing the total number of programs stored on any given machine.Despite the sharing of resources, all users can customize and … 
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