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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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Make one-to-one computing a reality
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: In order to bypass the costs of adding PCs, the typical route for enabling 1:1 computing, more schools are turning to desktop virtualization to achieve this goal without straining existing resources or budgets.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

NComputing

How Desktop Virtualization can Actually Strengthen Data Protection Capabilities
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Desktop virtualization offers chief information security officers (CISOs) and chief information officers (CIOs) a powerful solution for today’s information security needs.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Citrix

Remote Access to Enterprise PCs
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a VDI solution that is simple to deploy, secure by design and delivers access to corporate resources without dramatically changing the user experience or IT footprint.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Citrix

Using Desktop Virtualization to Simplify 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: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

Citrix

Optimize XenApp and XenDesktop for Branch Offices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores a groundbreaking multi-user optimization solution for virtual desktops and applications that can help solve issues surrounding virtual desktop delivery to branch offices.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 21 Jul 2014

Citrix

Creating and Enforcing Advanced Access Policies with Citrix XenApp
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: IT needs a more granular way to manage and secure user access the right way for every scenario. Read on to find out how you can secure app delivery and achieve advanced access control with XenApp.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Three Keys to Accelerate Application Performance – Wherever People Work
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: To empower people to be productive anywhere, you need a way to deliver a user experience as good or better than that of a local PC—even over challenging WAN conditions—wherever they work. Read on to learn how you can do exactly this.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Schools Achieve More with vSpace and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to discover more about session virtualization, why it's being adopted in schools and the solutions that can help you maximize its benefits.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 16 Jul 2014

NComputing

How to Leverage Desktop Virtualization in the Financial Industry
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details a few scenarios in which VDI is best suited to help organizations improve business processes and performance, including its place in datacenters that support financial service companies.
Posted: 10 Jul 2014 | Published: 10 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

How to Leverage Desktop Virtualization in Education
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper details several scenarios in which VDI is well suited to meet the special requirements and budgetary constraints of education.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

City Council Reduces Desktop Maintenance Costs by 35%
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how the council used a desktop virtualization solution to transform its physical desktop computers and applications into on-demand virtual services.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

NComputing Thin Clients chosen to migrate from Windows XP-PARCC assessment testing support key to success
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how the Pana Community School District was able to use virtualization and thin client computing to move away from Windows XP and into the next generation of computing, resulting in more centralized device management, reduced power consumption, and more.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

NComputing

PC Replacement for Education
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how a session based desktop virtualization solution lets you, lower both acquisition and ongoing costs, reduce power consumption, heat and noise and simplify maintenance and upgrades.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

NComputing

Deploying Effective Virtual Desktop Environments in the Organization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the challenge of managing a wide range of devices and offers a solution: using desktop virtualization to balance IT control with user flexibility by moving control of the organization desktop back to the data center.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 07 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

VDI and Session Based Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Explore this in-depth resource to learn why IT departments are turning to desktop virtualization in order to reduce the cost and resources required to manage employees’ desktops and laptops. Also learn about an alternative architecture method for desktop virtualization. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

NComputing

Test Plan: Executing a VDI Proof of Concept (POC)
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides proof-of-concept recommendations and a test plan to ensure that your VDI pilot takes into account everything you'll need for VDI production success.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

Unidesk Corporation

Top 10 Reasons VDI Projects Fail (and How to Avoid Them)
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the top 10 reasons VDI projects get stopped in their tracks and the solution to each roadblock.
Posted: 30 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

The Great Debate: Persistent vs. Non-Persistent Virtual Desktops
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at the history and evolution of the VDI market to understand why persistent and non-persistent desktop models exist, defining each model and use case.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 27 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

How to Cost-Justify VDI Through Operational Savings
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes an in-depth look at the costs of image management, application delivery, and desktop support in physical PC environments, traditional VDI environments, and VDI environments managed by new desktop layering technology in order to determine if  VDI truly reduces operational costs enough to offset the higher capital costs.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 27 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

10 Quick Tips for Scaling VMware Horizon View
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This e-book gives you 10 tips for achieving successful, full‐scale VDI deployments based on real‐life case studies.
Posted: 26 Jun 2014 | Published: 26 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

5 Reasons Virtual Desktops are Finally Ready for Prime Time
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This eBook gives 5 reasons for why VDI is finally ready for prime time, and offers real-life case studies on customers who are taking advantage of the changes to achieve VDI success.
Posted: 26 Jun 2014 | Published: 26 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

IBM SmartCloud Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by IBM and Intel.
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper highlights the benefits of desktop virtualization, ways to make the transition, and robust tools that enable management across the widest range of devices and systems. Find out why more and more organizations are considering this strategy today.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jun 2013

IBM and Intel.

IBM Simplifies IT Management with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) on System x Servers
sponsored by IBM and Intel.
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about how using proven server hardware as a platform for a VDI rollout can help realize the key benefits of VDI, including centralized client management and application processing, selective device access, high availability, and more.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 05 Aug 2013

IBM and Intel.

The Ultra-Dense Server Breakthrough to Design Hosted Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by HP & AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how, by using new server technology, it is possible to host desktops without any virtualization layer and deliver a dedicated PC experience for remote desktop users, combining the benefits of a virtual desktop with the performance of an actual PC.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

HP & AMD Opteron™

ESG brief - Citrix and HP Help Deliver Alternative Desktop Solutions
sponsored by HP & AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn how HP and Citrix are enabling companies to quickly identify potential deployment alternatives for developers, engineers, remote employees, branch offices and contract workers.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

HP & AMD Opteron™
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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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