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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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How unified workspaces can better 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.

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

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

Why choose Citrix over VMware?
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource takes a look at two major desktop virtualization solutions and makes a comparison based on four key points.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Citrix

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

Mobile Workspaces: Deliver the Optimum User Experience While Enabling Mobility and Productivity
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This ESG whitepaper examines what today's enterprises hope to achieve through mobility and what those organizations are doing to deliver an optimized user experience while enabling mobility and productivity.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 01 Aug 2014

Citrix

Taking Charge of Your Mobile Environment
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains what steps organizations need to take in order to truly leverage mobility effectively, focusing on the need to strike a balance between empowering mobile users and protecting critical assets.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 09 Sep 2014

Citrix

Drive Business Growth with Mobile Workspaces
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the components of a truly effective mobile workspace, such as support for mobile apps and collaboration management tools, and how success with mobility can be achieved through a single solution.
Posted: 06 Sep 2014 | Published: 01 Sep 2014

Citrix

Mobile Workspaces: Deliver the Optimum Experience While Enabling Mobility and Productivity
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper from ESG examines the evolution of mobility in the workplace and explores how to deliver the optimum user experience by building a comprehensive mobile workspace.
Posted: 06 Sep 2014 | Published: 01 Aug 2014

Citrix

Forrester Research: Workforce Personas and the Mobile App Gap
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how to determine the various “workplace personas” present in your organization and what steps need to be taken in order to optimize app delivery to these end-users, closing the app gap for good.
Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

10 Essential Elements for a Secure Mobility Strategy
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper presents 10 key points surrounding security, user experience, IT operations and BYOD that need to be considered as you develop an enterprise mobility strategy.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 27 Aug 2014

Citrix

FAQ: Converged Infrastructure, Desktop Virtualization, and Server Management
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses questions that you may have about desktop virtualization and converged infrastructures, with an additional focus on how the combination of the two can affect the management of your server environment.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 25 Aug 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Secure by Design: How XenApp and XenDesktop Dramatically Simplify Data Protection, Access Control and Other Critical Security Tasks
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines how Citrix XenApp and Citrix XenDesktop solutions can dramatically reduce the effort required to protect mission-critical information, while giving users fast, simple, flexible remote access that enhances business productivity.
Posted: 20 Aug 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

Citrix

Optimizing Virtual Desktops with Unified Storage
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: If not carefully designed, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) deployments can rack up costs, deliver sub-par performance, and become too difficult to manage. In this white paper, gain a better understanding of VDI workload and learn how to overcome the related challenges with the right integration of storage and desktop virtualization tools.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 06 Sep 2013

Dell and VMware

Achieve VDI benefits with the right storage infrastructure
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive white paper introduces a unified, integrated platform that combines compute, storage, and switching that provides a "data center in a box," perfectly suited for VDI deployments. View now to discover best practices for implementation, as well as the storage infrastructure design and sizing considerations you should address.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Dell and VMware

Using an Integrated Platform to Mobilise Your Business
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how an integrated platform for enterprise mobility provides employees with a workspace that enables them to access any application on any device, enhancing business agility and facilitating innovation.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 14 Aug 2014

Citrix

Eight Common Pitfalls of VDI and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: According to IDC, organizations are seeing greater than 300% ROI from virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). However, transitioning to VDI is a big project, and the road to success is full of potential pitfalls. In this white paper, learn how to avoid eight of the most common VDI project pitfalls.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 14 Aug 2014

VMware

VDI and Beyond: Addressing Top IT Challenges to Drive Agility and Growth
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores a collection of services that can help drive a modern, mobile workforce toward greater agility and productivity, one project at a time.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Five Customers Deliver Virtual Desktops and Apps to Empower a Modern Workforce
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights 5 case studies of customers that were able to deliver virtual desktops and apps across a broad range of use cases, including: mobilize Windows apps on tablets, deliver virtual 3D graphics apps for designers and engineers, support corporate laptops, both online and offline, and more.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

3 Compelling Reasons to Consider Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this e-book, explore the current challenges surrounding desktop management and get an in-depth look at three reasons why you should consider a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

VMware

What will VDI cost you?
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the acquisition costs of virtual desktops and the infrastructure cost benefits associated with 4 difference desktop virtualization solutions.
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 03 Jan 2014

Citrix

VDI worst practices
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this brief expert paper to learn what not to do when undertaking a VDI implementation. Inside, discover 3 of the most common VDI mistakes and how these can be avoided.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.
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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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