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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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Making VDI affordable for everyone
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, learn how two leading organizations are working together to offer cost-effective desktop virtualization solutions that deliver all the benefits of desktop virtualization without the high-priced infrastructure costs. Find out how these technologies can address your organizations unique requirements and use cases.
Posted: 16 Apr 2015 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

Citrix

Virtualized Desktops in Healthcare
sponsored by Imprivata
WHITE PAPER: Ensure a successful virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) deployment by learning how to overcome the most common barriers, such as clinical adoption, high overhead costs, and meeting new authentication needs.
Posted: 09 Apr 2015 | Published: 20 Nov 2014

Imprivata

Endpoint Solutions for DaaS Facilitated Virtualized Desktops
sponsored by ViewSonic Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to find out how cloud-hosted virtual desktops – or DaaS – offer an alternative solution to achieve the benefits of desktop virtualization for any organization that finds VDI prohibitive due to cost, staffing constraints or other factors.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 22 Sep 2014

ViewSonic Corporation

F5 and Vmware: Optimizing Desktop Virtualization and Delivering Benefits
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to learn more about implementing VDI for your organization. Read on to learn about potential benefits like improved application accessibility and reliability, better application upgrades and maintenance, enhanced backup and recovery capabilities, and more.
Posted: 24 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

F5 Networks

Support higher education needs with a complete desktop virtualization strategy
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, discover a desktop virtualization and application delivery solution that provides a platform that is simple, scalable and flexible, and delivers enterprise-class performance. Find out how its broad feature set serves the needs of higher education.
Posted: 19 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc.

How to leverage desktop virtualization in finance
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to explore four scenarios in which VDI is well suited to meet the special requirements and budgetary constraints of data centers in finance.
Posted: 19 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc.

Thin Clients, Zero Clients, Tablets, Ultra-thin Laptops and Healthcare BYOD
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights six requirements healthcare IT organizations demand from their desktop and application delivery platforms. Find out if devices that now exist in healthcare environments can handle these demanding requirements.
Posted: 19 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc.

Strengthen Desktop Virtualization Security by Minimizing Endpoint Attack Surfaces
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore why IT professionals are increasingly adopting desktop virtualization paired with thin client solutions to significantly reduce risks and improve protection at endpoints. Examine thin client solutions to help you select one that can best support enhanced endpoint security for your organization.
Posted: 19 Mar 2015 | Published: 19 Mar 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Extend the Value of Desktop Virtualization A Guide to Scaling Citrix Environments Easily and Predictably
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This expert white paper explores the benefits of using HCIAs for desktop virtualization. Find out what to look for in an HCIA and learn about deploying the right HCIA for Citrix environments. Also, discover end-to-end solutions from Dell that ease deployment challenges and make desktop virtualization more scalable and predictable.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 18 Mar 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Four Steps to Being More Mobile Than Ever
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this expert white paper to examine four key steps involved in enhancing mobility. Discover technologies and platforms that will give your organization the foundation it needs to be more flexible and mobile than ever.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 18 Mar 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Tips for your move to VMware Horizon View
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource highlights a technology that helps IT to tackle challenges from enterprise mobility by moving desktop assets into the data center, where IT staff can securely manage and deliver them to end users across any device. Find out 10 tips as you plan your move to virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

VMware

Avoid VDI Performance Problems
sponsored by LoginVSI
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the importance of testing in your desktop virtualization environment in order to avoid performance problems. Find out tips for testing in both the project planning stage and the production stage and learn about an organization that delivers testing strategies for virtualized desktops and server environments.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

LoginVSI

A New Paradigm in Desktop Virtualization Delivering Rich Graphics Applications to Anyone
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover three architectural models for delivering rich graphics to virtual desktop environments. Find out how to deliver accelerated graphics for a variety of users and workloads and the benefits of using VDI for rich graphics.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 17 Mar 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Making Desktop Virtualization More Viable Through Endpoint Innovation
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive white paper to discover how organizations can take an end-to-end approach to desktop virtualization that allows them to leverage emerging endpoint designs to expand the range of devices, users, use cases, and workloads within their environments.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 17 Mar 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Embracing bring your own device (BYOD)
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine the three major categories of BYOD – laptops, tablets, and smartphones. Explore the benefits and risks associated with each of these categories and discover recommendations on how to successfully implement an approach in order to embrace BYOD in a way that makes sense for your organization.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc.

Seconds Matter: Resolve Issues Quickly with the World’s FastestRemote Desktop Management
sponsored by Kaseya
WHITE PAPER: As a Managed Service Provider, you know that when you have many users to support, every second counts. Your remote connection speed and reliability are critical to your ability to resolve issues quickly, maximizing IT efficiency and ensuring a happy and productive end user.
Posted: 15 Mar 2015 | Published: 15 Mar 2015

Kaseya

Measuring the Business Value of VMware Horizon View
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights an in-depth analysis of organizations who have adopted a centralized virtual desktop computing environment with the use of VMware Horizon View as their platform. Find out how organizations saw significant business value and high ROI when compared to traditional PCs.
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

VMware

Enabling a Flexible Workforcewith VMware® Horizon
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, discover a desktop virtualization technology that allows employees to access their desktops and applications at any time, from any device they choose, while IT can maintain and manage security and data protection. Find out how this technology can run on a number of different endpoint devices.
Posted: 11 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware, Inc.

Desktop Virtualization for Wealth Management and Insurance
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report highlights how desktop virtualization can bring benefits to the new workplace environment. Discover the advantages of deploying VDI and what factors are driving the desktop virtualization movement. Explore the role of IT in VDI and how desktop virtualization is being used in the insurance and wealth management industry.
Posted: 10 Mar 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

VMware, Inc.

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

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
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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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