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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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Optimize Patient Care with Secure Access to Applications and Data
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn how virtualization can help IT deliver clinical and business apps to any device – enabling clinicians to seamlessly access the data needed to deliver optimal patient care from anywhere.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Citrix

Top 10 Reasons Why Customers Deploy this VDI Storage Platform
sponsored by emc first distribution
WHITE PAPER: Transform the way you deliver desktop virtualization in your enterprise. Read on to discover a VDI storage platform that will produce rapid virtual desktop provisioning, and identify 10 reasons you should deploy a VDI storage platform.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

emc first distribution

Protect Patient Data with Strong Desktop Security
sponsored by Aventura
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to build a security wall around PHI by addressing desktop security vulnerabilities. Unveil 7 ways to strengthen desktop security and access management in order to keep patient data safe.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Aventura

Tackling Workplace Mobility
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: 84% of employees use a mobile device during their work day. As mobility takes over the workplace, problems with security, compliance, and cost begin to pop up. Learn more about the mobile takeover and find a solution that tackles these challenges.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

VMware

Mobilize Your Corporate Content and Apps
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Mobile collaboration holds the key to unlocking tremendous productivity, but many organizations have only begun to scratch the surface of mobile strategies. Discover how developing custom applications will greatly benefit your organization over current technologies filled with pitfalls.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360

Comparing VMware Horizon and Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Compare VMware's Horizon with XenDesktop based on 6 major comparison points. Learn how these solutions stack up to one another when it comes to: providing VDI for the software-defined data center, management for physical, virtual, and BYOD, and much more.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

Measuring the Business Value of Cloud-Hosted Desktops
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Explore managed desktop cloud services designed to provide desktop, application, and disaster recovery infrastructure quickly and cheaply and examine examples of estimated costs of cloud-hosted desktops vs. physical desktops and VDI.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

VMware

Key RFP Considerations for Desktop and Application Virtualization Solutions
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Find out how create a Request for Proposal (RFP) in support of virtual desktop and application delivery by looking at three key areas to a successful workspace transformation – people, process, and technology.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

Worldwide Virtual Client Computing Software Vendor Assessment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at the virtual client computing (VCC) market, including vendor strengths and challenges, and what characteristics to look at when evaluating client virtualization solutions.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

VMware

Enable Workplace Mobility and Productivity
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn how pairing application virtualization with Chromebooks can enhance workplace mobility and productivity with strong performance, enhanced security, and simplified access and management. Plus, see how this end-user computing strategy can help cut app/server transaction times by as much as 300%.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

How the Software-Defined Data Center is Transforming End-User Computing
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at how the use of software-defined data centers (SDDC) is benefitting desktop and application virtualization strategies.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

How App Virtualization is Taking Healthcare to New Heights
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Discover how application virtualization can help overcome healthcare IT's greatest hurdles, including: empowering mobile work styles, maintaining expensive devices with high failure rates, and more.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Making the Move from Traditional VDI to DaaS
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Examine traditional virtual desktop challenges and how moving VDI to the cloud can provide significant advantages for your organization.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

VMware

How to Implement VMware App Volumes in a XenDesktop Environment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover considerations for implementing VMware App Volumes in a XenDesktop environment. Plus, uncover helpful answers to FAQs on this important virtualization topic.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

Expand Your Horizon with Hosted Applications
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover four steps for implementing support for hosted apps and desktop sessions to Horizon 6, whether you are deploying hosted apps or desktops for the first time or integrating an existing RDS infrastructure.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 07 Jul 2014

VMware

4 Factors Forcing IT to Modernize End-User Computing
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: End-user computing has always been a challenge for IT to manage, but never more so than today. Uncover 4 factors forcing IT to modernize end-user computing. Read on and you'll discover end-user computing best practices from CIOs.
Posted: 11 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

Running VMware App Volumes in a Citrix XenApp Environment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how VMware App Volumes can help optimize a Citrix XenApp environment. Learn how this strategy works, see how it fits in with a XenApp implementation, and uncover best practices for success.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 10 May 2016

VMware

How CIOs are Responding to End-User Computing Complexity
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn why traditional methods of managing the desktop and delivering apps to users fail to provide the flexibility required to support modern organizations. Uncover 7 ways CIOs are responding to today's end-user computing complexity.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 10 May 2016

VMware

Desktop and Application Virtualization for the 21st Century
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solutions that overcome the cost, complexity, and end user experience issues of virtual application and desktop virtualization technologies.
Posted: 09 May 2016 | Published: 09 May 2016

VMware

Maximizing Your Desktop and Application Virtualization Implementation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to maximize your virtual app and desktop investment. Learn best practices and beyond as you dig into topics, like: the state of desktop virtualization, performance and capacity insight in VDI environments, and more.
Posted: 09 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

Managing Today's Desktop and Mobile Computing Environments
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Examine the end-user computing transformation shaping today's process of delivering secure, seamless apps and desktops. Uncover ideas and insights on overcoming today's leading PC refresh and enterprise mobility challenges.
Posted: 09 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

VMware

Delivering Remote Desktop and App Access Across an Extensive Network
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Delivering critical apps to remote offices and users is no easy feat – unless, of course, you've got a robust app virtualization strategy in place. Learn how an Australian government agency delivered remote access and streamlined desktop and app services across its extensive network – many in extremely remote locations.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

VMware

Client Virtualization Solutions Made Simple
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how client virtualization strategies have made it simpler to procure, deploy, scale, and manage virtual desktops. Read on and you'll learn the benefits of deploying client virtualization strategies using hyper-converged systems.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

Client Virtualization Solutions For Government Deliver Increased Security, Mobility, and Savings
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Find out how client virtualization can help to overcome traditional client PC security and mobility challenges and enable a more secure, mobile workforce for government agencies. You'll learn how moving sensitive data from local device storage to the data center decreases endpoint security threats.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

Client Virtualization Solutions For Retail Deliver Better Security, Enhanced Customer Interactions, and Reduced Cost
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how client virtualization solutions are making it easier to secure customer information while improving customer interactions throughout the shopping experience
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
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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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