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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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Where to Go Once Your Servers Are Virtualized
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper breaks down four options you can implement after you have fully virtualized your data center.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Global Knowledge

Desktop Virtualization and Storage Solutions Evolve to Support Mobile Workers
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Desktop virtualization initiatives have become part of strategic discussions in most companies because of market trends such as the ever-increasing mobile workforce and the ever-growing swath of "bring your own device" (BYOD) users. Read this IDC report to discover the storage capabilities you will need to maximize flexibility and reduce the cost
Posted: 20 Jan 2014 | Published: 29 Mar 2013

NetApp

Fusion ioControl Hybrid Storage with XenDesktop
sponsored by Citrix and Fusion-iO
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details the considerations that must be taken before selecting storage for VDI and explains how you can address those considerations with “hybrid” storage.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Apr 2014

Citrix and Fusion-iO

VERDE Desktop Virtualization Software Installation Overview
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes you through an overview of a VERDE solution installation in order to show how simple the installation process can be and the ease with which this solution can be extended as your virtualization needs grow.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Published: 22 Apr 2014

Virtual Bridges

XtremIO and XenDesktop for the Best User Experience
sponsored by Citrix and EMC XtremIO
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the top 10 mistakes organizations make when it comes to preparing for VDI and explains how an all-flash storage system can help overcome those directly related to storage provisioning.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 18 Apr 2014

Citrix and EMC XtremIO

Understanding Successful VDI Implementation
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper offers a detailed explanation of modern VDI initiatives, the most common problems encountered, and the effective tactics that help keep it problem-free.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

Virtual Bridges

5 Ways VERDE Desktop Virtualization is the Simple, Smarter Solution
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper highlights 5 reasons why one desktop virtualization solution will help your organization lower its capital expenditure (CapEx) while also significantly improving security with its two layers of authentication.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 14 Apr 2014

Virtual Bridges

Targeting 'knowledge workers' for improved desktop delivery
sponsored by Citrix and HP
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how knowledge workers can benefit from an alternative desktop delivery model that allows IT to roll out desktops with confidence, allowing the platform to deliver resources to users and providing the experience they require to get their job done.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix and HP

Graphics Accelerated VDI with the Visual Performance of a Workstation
sponsored by NVIDIA
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the history of graphics processing over the past few decades and discover a technology that enables true professional-caliber interactivity that scales smoothly with a number of concurrent users.
Posted: 04 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

NVIDIA

Desktop virtualization architecture designed for on-demand growth
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive, informative resource to find out how one data center solution can provide you with the support you need for desktop virtualization.
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

How to Maximize XenApp and XenDesktop Performance by Combining Citrix Director / EdgeSight and eG Innovations
sponsored by Citrix and eG Innovations
WHITE PAPER: Attend this online webinar to learn about next-gen performance monitoring best practices that you need to put in place to get the most out of your Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop investments and reliably deliver virtual desktops and applications to users.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 16 Apr 2014

Citrix and eG Innovations

7 Key Indicators that You Need to Extend Virtualization to the Desktop.
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses 7 signs that it's time for your business to start taking advantage of the benefits of desktop virtualization.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 27 Feb 2014

VMware, Inc.

Fast, Secure Apps for Remote Engineers
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This case-study explains how a large-scale, global research and engineering organization used VDI to centralize their infrastructure in order to provide seamless and secure access to high-performance apps, including intensive electronic design automation (EDA) applications.
Posted: 21 Feb 2014 | Published: 21 Feb 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Magic Quadrant for Client Management Tools
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource analyzes and compares the top client management solutions on the market, examining their strengths and weaknesses so you can evaluate which tool is best suited to your organization's needs.
Posted: 31 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Risk-Free VDI with Tintri and VMware
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This 2-page solution brief delivers a cost-effective and easy-to-deploy desktop virtualization solution for organizations interested in expanding their current environment with VDI.
Posted: 29 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Tintri

Leading Microprocessor Manufacturer Speeds Simulation Tests by 5x and Reduces Storage Footprint by 67% with Tintri
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines how one organization overcame the challenges of storage for the virtual environment in order to achieve 5x faster simulation test, reduce their storage footprint by 67%, and more.
Posted: 28 Jan 2014 | Published: 28 Jan 2014

Tintri

Strategies for Enhancing the Clinician’s Workstation Productivity
sponsored by Siemens
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about the top 3 challenges with clinician desktop and workspace productivity, and which key strategies (e.g. desktop virtualization, single sign-on, etc.) will help enhance workflows, therefore improving clinical IT adoption.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

Siemens

Accelerating VDI Solutions for Modern Business with IBM PureFlex and IBM Flex System
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses a modern business infrastructure solution that supports desktop virtualization products from multiple vendors and can be used to effectively manage varied numerous heterogeneous endpoints.
Posted: 21 Jan 2014 | Published: 03 Jun 2013

IBM

Cisco UCS Solution Accelerator Pak Configurations for Citrix Desktop Virtualization Workloads
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a data center platform that is not only optimized for desktop virtualization workloads, but can actually accelerate a virtual desktop deployment by providing predefined configurations for every type of deployment scenario.
Posted: 14 Jan 2014 | Published: 14 Jan 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Top 10 Ways Desktop Virtualization Enhances Security
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource details the major components that make desktop virtualization secure by design.
Posted: 31 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Revolutionize your desktops
sponsored by HP & AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores how to revolutionize your data center by transitioning it to a secure cloud.
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Published: 24 Dec 2013

HP & AMD Opteron™

Dell Desktop Virtualization Solution (DVS) Enterprise with VMware Horizon View
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper describes an approach to desktop virtualisation implementation that can help simplify the process while mitigating risk and providing clear-cut benefits.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

University uses unified computing system to renovate data center capabilities
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This video explores how the University of Tennessee IT staff used desktop virtualization and a blade server architecture to completely revamp their desktop capabilities and deliver IT services and applications to students and faculty better than ever before.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Shanghai Telecom Builds High-Quality Public Virtual Desktop Infrastructure with Cisco FlexPod Solution
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how Shanghai Telecom was able to leverage a solution that helped accelerate the deployment of a large number of virtual desktops, reduce switching and storage requirements, and more.
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 | Published: 20 Dec 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

School Expands Services with Virtual Desktop Environment
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines how the Oaks Christian School was able to support high-performance virtualization by transitioning their data centers to a virtualized server, improving accessibility and reliability while lowering power requirements.
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 | Published: 20 Dec 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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