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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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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.

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

How to Adapt to the Dynamics of the Virtual Workforce
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper takes an in-depth look at an integrated solution stack from Dell that enables desktop virtualization, from pilots to full scale deployments, as a complete data center solution.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

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

DVS Enterprise - Active System 800v with VMware Horizon View 5.2: Reference Architecture
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a converged infrastructure solution that's designed specifically for desktop virtualization – and that is pre-configured to meet your organization's specific requirements and ready to integrate into your data center.
Posted: 13 Jun 2013 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell DVS Enterprise Active System 800
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses an integrated desktop virtualization solution that is architected from the ground up to provide a highly reliable and scalable platform for desktop virtualization while simplifying infrastructure management.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell Desktop Virtualization Solutions
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper provides an in-depth look at an integrated solution stack that can reduce the time, complexity, risks and costs of implementing desktop virtualization in enterprise production environments.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell Wyse P20 and No Click Access
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This crucial paper examines a zero client solution for virtual desktops that uses proximity authentication so users can securely access their virtual desktops within seconds. Also discover how this easy-to-use solution improves security, performance and flexibility in any roaming desktop application.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell Wyse Cloud Client Computing for VMware
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource discusses a virtual desktop solution that brings your desktops into the cloud, allowing for simplified desktop deployment, configuration and maintenance – all of which reduces the burden on IT while still providing the flexibility and business agility your organization needs.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

Dell DVS Enterprise - Mobile Secure Desktop
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper examines a mobile desktop solution that allows IT to securely support device diversity and BYOD policies, tying the desktop environment to the user identity instead of the device.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell and VMware

The Case for Persistent Full Clones: A better alternative to linked clones for VDI
sponsored by GreenBytes
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines how you can utilize full clones and solid state storage-based solutions to provide a high-performing, cost-effective VDI experience for your users, enabling persistent desktops to improve the productivity and efficiency of your knowledge workers.
Posted: 24 May 2013 | Published: 24 May 2013

GreenBytes

How to Simplify Migrations with Virtualization
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper takes an in-depth look at user virtualization, which allows for the management of user-specific information independent of the desktop – thus minimizing the complexity of any desktop operating system migration.
Posted: 16 May 2013 | Published: 16 May 2013

AppSense

Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controller At-A-Glance
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper takes a look at an application delivery tool that allow for increased performance and scalability across virtualization, cloud, and mobile platforms.
Posted: 13 May 2013 | Published: 13 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Reference Architecture-Based Design for 5000 Seat Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource evaluates the scalability of one of the market's top desktop virtualization solutions, providing recommendations for large-scale deployments so you can determine how it would fit into your desktop environment.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 10 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
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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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