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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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Virtual Desktop Acquisition Cost Analysis
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: 03 Jan 2014 | Published: 03 Jan 2014

Citrix

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this paper we explore ten reasons why desktop virtualization should be the foundation of your layered approach to information security.
Posted: 03 Dec 2013 | Published: 03 Dec 2013

Citrix

The Rising Value—and Falling Cost—of App and Desktop Virtuatization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: See how changing cost factors in every part of the desktop virtualization architecture make it more affordable than ever.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

Citrix

5 Customers Deliver Virtual Desktops and Apps to Empower a Modern Workforce
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Citrix solutions helped 5 companies realize the full value of desktop virtualization through a project-by-project approach based on key business priorities.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Citrix

4 Essential Elements of a Hybrid Cloud Computing Environment
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the four elements required to create an operationally sophisticated hybrid cloud computing environment.
Posted: 20 Nov 2013 | Published: 20 Nov 2013

Red Hat

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 of Tennessee Addresses Business Applications and Operational Requirements
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

Desktop Virtualization Solutions Introduction to the Dell DVS Enterprise Solution
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a tested methodology that can be used to enable a “capable” architecture that maximizes IT control while optimizing the end-user experience.
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 | Published: 20 Dec 2013

Dell and Microsoft

YTL Communications delivers nation-wide virtual learning education with Red Hat Solutions
sponsored by Red Hat and Intel
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, you’ll discover how Red Hat helped one telecommunication provider deliver a scalable, cost-effective cloud platform for e-learning in schools in Malaysia.
Posted: 17 Dec 2013 | Published: 17 Dec 2013

Red Hat and Intel

6 Considerations for Finding the Right Storage Solution for VDI
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores today's top VDI storage challenges and reveals six considerations to take into account when evaluating storage for VDI. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 13 Dec 2013 | Published: 13 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

Xangati VDI Dashboard Overview
sponsored by Xangati
WHITE PAPER: This webcast explores a VDI “dashboard” system that can allow you to monitor and actively maintain clients, desktops, hosts, application servers and more.
Posted: 11 Dec 2013 | Published: 11 Dec 2013

Xangati

Risk Free Storage for VDI
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews the performance requirements and backup challenges associated with providing storage for VDI, and explores how a flash-enabled storage solution can offer a solid platform for VDI environments.
Posted: 10 Dec 2013 | Published: 10 Dec 2013

Nimble Storage

VDI Customer Case Study: Euclid Insurance
sponsored by Xangati
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how one organization was able to leverage a performance management solution to monitor their virtual environment, locate problem-causing elements and prevent them from causing further issues for IT and users.
Posted: 09 Dec 2013 | Published: 09 Dec 2013

Xangati

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Desktop Virtualization Vendor Analysis
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This IDC study assesses the capability and business strategy of 11 vendors in the client virtualization market.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Citrix

Citrix XenApp: Single Point of Access, Single Point of Control
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents practical guidance and best practices for using desktop virtualization, a self-service app store and secure file sharing and synchronization to deliver on-demand files, apps and desktops to any type of device, allowing organizations to leverage the full power of consumerization.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Citrix

Taking Windows Mobile on Any Device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: What exactly do today's IT departments need to provide secure access to IT services by diverse endpoint devices? Read this IT survey to learn exactly what impact mobility is having on remote access.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

Citrix

Understanding Successful Implementation
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will help you gain a thorough understanding of your VDI infrastructure, the problems that it may pose, and effective tactics for monitoring and resolving these obstacles.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 22 Nov 2013

Virtual Bridges

Rethink the Traditional PC Refresh Strategy
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn more about the trends that are driving IT professionals to repurpose their PC refresh budgets with Citrix XenDesktop.
Posted: 22 Nov 2013 | Published: 22 Nov 2013

Citrix

BYOD is Easy to Manage with VDI
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) can help mitigate BYOD risks, reduce expenses, extend mobile worker productivity, and more.
Posted: 20 Nov 2013 | Published: 20 Nov 2013

Virtual Bridges

Life in the Enterprise Beyond Windows XP: Essential Steps Toward Migrating to Your Next OS
sponsored by Insight
WHITE PAPER: Find essential steps you can take in order to ensure seamless Windows migration while keeping costs to a minimum.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

Insight
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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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