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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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Tech Tips: VMware Horizon View
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses how VMware Horizon View (formerly VMware View) can help IT pros address top mobility pain points. Discover how this tool enables you to easily virtualize end-user desktops so you can cut operational costs, boost security and meet mobile computing demands.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization: Seven Key Indicators
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper, you’ll learn 7 key indicators that it’s time for your organization to start thinking about desktop virtualization.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 26 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization: Seven Key Indicators
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper discusses the seven key factors that indicate that you're ready for VDI.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

VMware

Real World Considerations for Implementing Desktop Virtualization eBook
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines the real world considerations for implementing desktop virtualization, providing a helpful introduction for those new to virtual desktops and a useful overview for those looking to refresh their expertise.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Why Readiness Assessments are Vital for Mobile Security
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you determine if your network is properly secured against the vulnerabilities caused by BYOD. Inside, you'll find a series of questions you need to consider when it comes to your network policies, security resources and current management solutions.
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Mobility, Virtualization and the Next-Generation Workplace
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: By reading this report from Forrester Consulting, you’ll gain an understanding of the benefits, challenges and timelines for implementing workspace initiatives such as BYOD programs as well as collaboration, desktop virtualization, app virtualization and security solutions.
Posted: 12 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

The Smart Disaster Recovery Strategy for Desktops
sponsored by Desktone (VMware)
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses Desktops-as-a-Service for disaster recovery an affordable, easy way to ensure worker productivity and business continuity, whenever or wherever disaster strikes.
Posted: 01 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Jul 2013

Desktone (VMware)

Introduction to Desktop Virtualization for the IT Pro
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper takes an in-depth look at desktop virtualization, serving as an introduction for those new to the technology and also as a helpful review for IT pros who are embarking on their virtual desktop journey.
Posted: 27 Jun 2013 | Published: 27 Jun 2013

VMware

Implementing Desktop Virtualization, Step-by-Step
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the top four considerations you need to take into account before delving into an implementation plan.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

VMware

Ensuring Desktop Virtualization Success
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial white paper provides a helpful guide for assessing the operational and economic benefits and drawbacks of desktop virtualization so you can determine how to approach it in a way that will ensure success.
Posted: 25 Jun 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2013

VMware

XenApp 6.x Planning Guide: Virtualization Best Practices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide provides best practices for virtualizing XenApp so that you can plan and deliver desktops services that empower your end users with the mobility they need.
Posted: 17 Jun 2013 | Published: 17 Jun 2013

Citrix

Taking Windows mobile on any device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper examines how you can virtualize Windows business applications and desktops in the data center and deliver high-performing, secure access to them from any type of mobile device, over any network connection. Read on to learn how you can take Windows mobile.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

Citrix

VMware vSphere with Operations Management on HP Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by HP and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper and learn how to aggregate workload data, apply predictive analytics and perform capacity planning, allowing you to deliver improved service-level agreements (SLAs), achieve infrastructure and application availability and gain higher resource utilization.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jul 2013

HP and VMware

VMware Horizon Suite on HP Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by HP and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how removing technology barriers via desktop virtualization can enable IT to shift from a reactive strategy to a proactive approach, delivering services that enhance agility and productivity rather than simply addressing problems as they arise.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 29 Jul 2013

HP and VMware

Small and Midsized Business Solutions Brief for Desktop and Application Virtualization
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn how virtualization can help simplify desktop and applications management and reduce costs.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Jul 2012

Dell and VMware

ESG Lab Report: VMware View and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover how desktop virtualization enables IT objectives and learn how others have deployed it.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

Dell and VMware

Fulfilling The Promise of Desktop Virtualization With GreenBytes' Patented Breakthrough Deduplication
sponsored by GreenBytes
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn about a patented zero latency inline deduplication solution that has been designed to break down the barriers of desktop virtualization. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 26 Jul 2013

GreenBytes

Top 10 Reasons to Use Virtualization for Migrations
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: User virtualization can aid your Windows 7 migration.  User virtualization will ultimately improve your Windows 7 use, reduce costs and enhance user experience and productivity through a people-centric approach to migration.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

AppSense

Case Study: Fransicican Missionaries of Our Lady Health System
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how one major healthcare provider that manages roughly 13,000 employees and 8000 contract staff were able to use user virtualization to improve clinical workflow and gain a competitive advantage.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 18 Jul 2013

AppSense

Desktop Transformation: Start Right, to End Right
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: The recommendations described in this whitepaper will help you ensure a successful desktop transformation that involves combinations of VDI and hosted/published desktops and applications, layering of application virtualization and personalization.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Flexera Software

Frost and Sullivan Whitepaper: Constant Access to Patient Care Applications and Information in a Digital World
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource explores best practices and the underlying value of hospital desktop virtualization, including where it can be the most beneficial and how to ensure effective deployment.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Simplify and secure corporate laptops
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative paper to discover a desktop virtualization platform from Citrix which can deliver the benefits of local desktop virtualization to laptop users with the flexibility to work from anywhere.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Empowering the End User Without Sacrificing IT Control
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines VMware's Horizon Suite, answering frequently asked questions about the solution, which transforms end-user assets from computing silos into centralized IT-managed services.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

VMware, Inc.

How to Support the Mobile Workforce with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses a desktop virtualization solution that utilizes technologies built specifically for a mobile and collaborative workforce. Learn how you can improve operational efficiency, security and agility while providing the services that today's users need.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

VMware, Inc.

SMBs Prefer Horizon View Over Other VDI Solutions – Two Years in a Row
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines a desktop virtualization solution that has been chosen over competitors at an almost 2-to-1 margin. Read on to find out if this solution is a good fit for your overall desktop strategy.
Posted: 13 Jun 2013 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

Dell 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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