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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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Making Thin Client Performance Priority No. 1 - Ten Steps for Smooth Desktop Virtualization Deployment
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide discusses the proper planning guidelines needed to manage and plan a successful virtualization deployment.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Horizon View 6 Blast Performance Features
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines various features of the components that comprise VMware's Blast family, including a brief discussion of what they are, improvements in version 6, and any notes or requirements for implementation.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Global Knowledge

The Advantages of Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this expert e-guide, learn about the benefits of using desktop virtualization as well as the business case CFOs need to hear about the advantages of utilizing virtual desktops.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Crush The Quo
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the benefits of enabling a software defined data center with VMware, including greater productivity and uptime.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

VMware, Inc.

Market Trends: Desktop Virtualization, 2013
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: As part of a Gartner report examining the five major IT transitions affecting organizations today, this whitepaper takes a look at desktop virtualization’s crossover into the mainstream market from the perspective of technology and service providers.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Oct 2013

VMware, Inc.

Using DaaS as a Mobile Desktop Strategy
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper walks through the major trends affecting computing methods in the workplace and explains how Desktops-as-a-Service can help you securely deliver desktops and apps to end users through a unified workspace with little to no upfront capital costs.
Posted: 29 Sep 2014 | Published: 29 Sep 2014

VMware, Inc.

Using DaaS to Create the Ideal Desktop User Experience - Without a PC
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn about Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS), which enables the move of virtual desktops — and their related applications and infrastructure — to the cloud, eliminating the requirements for in-house expertise and heavy upfront costs.
Posted: 26 Sep 2014 | Published: 26 Sep 2014

VMware

Debunking the Top 10 Cloud-Hosted Desktop Myths
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at – and debunks – the top 10 myths surrounding DaaS and its use, such as not being able to use DaaS under Microsoft licensing and that it does not support the consumerization of IT.
Posted: 25 Sep 2014 | Published: 25 Sep 2014

VMware

Making Tablets a Business Asset with a Unified Workspace
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: This video will help you learn about a unified workspace solution designed to leverage cloud, hybrid and on-premise delivery models and optimize tablet-based app and file access.
Posted: 23 Sep 2014 | Published: 23 Sep 2014

NComputing

A Unified Workspace Solution for Hybrid Environments
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: This video examines the NComputing oneSpace, a purpose-built unified workspace solution designed to specifically address the delivery and management needs of SMBs.
Posted: 23 Sep 2014 | Published: 23 Sep 2014

NComputing

VMware and Citrix for Desktop Virtualization: 9 Key Comparison Points
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper presents a critical analysis of two popular desktop virtualization solutions – XenDesktop and VMware View – and should help you decide which direction you should take when it comes to picking your platform.
Posted: 19 Sep 2014 | Published: 19 Sep 2014

VMware, Inc.

Working Smarter with Thin Client Computing
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper introduces you to the HP t520, a flexible thin client offering designed to provide boosted performance and reliability for your virtual environment.
Posted: 19 Sep 2014 | Published: 19 Sep 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

HP Thin Clients with AMD technology
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses thin client computing and how it can help you achieve a high-fidelity, no-hassle connectivity to virtualized desktops and applications.
Posted: 19 Sep 2014 | Published: 19 Sep 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Breaking Geographical Barriers in Government with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how desktop virtualization can help organizations – specifically government institutions - move application processing from a physical desktop to the data center in order to fulfill the “anywhere, anytime” demands of mobile employees.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Dell

Delivering Greater Security, IT Productivity, and Efficiency with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at how desktop virtualization can help transform the way IT provides computing resources to end-users and address workstation-related productivity and security issues.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Dell

How to Properly Examines Desktop Virtualization Solutions
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper presents four key questions you need to ask when examining your desktop virtualization solution options.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Dell

Achieving Enterprise VDI without an Enterprise Data Center
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a solution that can provide enterprise-grade VDI capabilities as a unified, converged solution, allowing for simplified deployment of a range of VDI users for your business.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

Dell

Finding the Right Cloud Client-Computing Solution
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a joint management solution that uses an innovative cloud approach to support a wide range of users in a pooled VDI environment at a low cost per user.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

Dell

RDSH VS. VDI Comparison Proves Use Case is Everything
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide examines the VDI versus RDSH comparison, focusing on aspects such as application workload management and advanced capabilities.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

NComputing

VMware View 5 and Tintri VMstore T540-Reference Architecture Testing Results
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides test results for a storage solution from VMware and Tintri that delivers a compact and easy-to-deploy VDI infrastructure pod that goes beyond the conventional thinking for throughput, client support, performance, and cost per desktop.
Posted: 15 Sep 2014 | Published: 15 Sep 2014

Tintri

Taking the Pain out of Desktop Virtualization Hardware and Storage Sizing
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the components of a desktop virtualization solution designed to provide all the server management capabilities, processor power and storage needed to take full advantage of its benefits.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 19 Feb 2014

Dell

Consulting and training company optimizes operations and expands geographical reach
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how they were able to grow market share by creating a technology-infused environment designed to scale easily with the unique needs of customers.
Posted: 06 Sep 2014 | Published: 01 Mar 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Auto dealer jumpstarts sales with virtualized solution
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how a Thai dealership for Isuzu vehicles was able to deploy a virtualized data center that allowed them to equip staff with mobile devices that increased flexibility to deliver services to customers at any location – increasing sales by 80%.
Posted: 05 Sep 2014 | Published: 05 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

How 4 Citrix Customers Solved the Enterprise Mobility Challenge
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about a solution that provides a secure way to manage your mobile environment while meeting user expectations, and how four organizations were able to effectively implement the tool.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 26 Aug 2014

Citrix

Enterprise Mobility Management at your own Pace: a Three Step Approach
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Mobility has empowered organizations across the spectrum, from healthcare to the military. Its benefits are numerous, but how do you begin to manage enterprise mobility? Learn how in this guide.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 26 Aug 2014

Citrix
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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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