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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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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®

End User Computing: The Competitive Landscape
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource takes a look at the market landscape for desktop virtualization solutions, focusing primarily on industry giant VMware. Discover how the tech titan compares to the competition as well as where its strengths and weaknesses are.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

VMware

7 Key Indicators that You Need to Extend Virtualization to the Desktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource reveals the seven key factors that indicate whether or not you should extend your virtualization initiative to your desktop environment. Learn how you can get ahead of the trends to increase worker satisfaction and productivity while also boosting security.
Posted: 08 May 2013 | Published: 08 May 2013

VMware

Moving Virtual Desktops to the Cloud
sponsored by Desktone (VMware)
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource provides a helpful guide to the benefits and features of the cloud-hosted virtual desktops to give your organization a better understanding of the new technology's capabilities.
Posted: 17 Dec 2012 | Published: 01 May 2013

Desktone (VMware)

Mythbusting DaaS: Debunking the Top 10 Cloud-Hosted Virtual Desktop Myths
sponsored by Desktone (VMware)
WHITE PAPER: Access this helpful white paper to learn about the top 10 myths concerning desktop as a service (DaaS).
Posted: 17 Dec 2012 | Published: 01 May 2013

Desktone (VMware)

Comparing the TCO of Physical PCs, VDI, and Cloud-hosted Desktops as a Service (DaaS)
sponsored by Desktone (VMware)
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource provides a comparison of the TCO of virtual, physical and cloud-based desktop infrastructures so you can evaluate which approach would best fit in your organization.
Posted: 12 Dec 2012 | Published: 01 May 2013

Desktone (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

Cisco Desktop Virtualization Solution with Nimble Storage: Reference Architecture
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper provides a helpful reference architecture for a desktop virtualization solution with storage for up to 1500 virtual desktops.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 10 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Cisco Reference Architecture-Based Solution for Enterprise VDI Scale-Out
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper examines a reference architecture-based desktop virtualization solution that can be deployed rapidly and supports large-scale VDI, integrating all necessary components to streamline deployment as you need it.
Posted: 10 May 2013 | Published: 10 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Cisco, Citrix, Microsoft, and NetApp Deliver Simplified High-Performance Infrastructure for Virtual Desktops
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This crucial resource analyzes a data center infrastructure solution designed specifically to support desktop virtualization workloads, offering greater scalability and flexibility while streamlining operations.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Cisco UCS SmartPlay Configurations for Citrix Desktop Virtualization Workloads
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper discusses a unified data platform solution that provides an effective foundation for desktop and application virtualization infrastructure, allowing for increased agility, efficiency and performance.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Desktop virtualization for all
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a desktop virtualization strategy that allows you to deliver virtual desktops and applications based on user type and specific requirements while still satisfying your broader IT goals.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Citrix and Cisco: Delivering the New Virtual Workspace
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a virtualized workspace that provides IT with the tools to construct a data center whose parts complement each other, allowing for multi-vendor solutions that work together to meet a wide variety of user needs.
Posted: 08 May 2013 | Published: 08 May 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

Virtualization Success Story: Lessons Learned, Expenses Saved
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper tells the story of Acorda Therapeutics, a company that transitioned from a near-failing IT infrastructure to virtualizing its business-critical applications with VMware vSphere.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

VMware, Inc.

Forrester Total Economic Impact of VMware View
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive study illustrates the financial impact of an organization efficiently managing their VDI from a single console using VMware View. Read on to learn how you can reduce the overall costs of your virtual desktop management.
Posted: 19 Apr 2013 | Published: 19 Apr 2013

VMware, Inc.

VMware AlwaysOn Desktop: Validated Design Guide
sponsored by Pivot3 and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This design guide introduces a high-availability solution for virtual desktops that allows any organization to build a virtual desktop infrastructure based on VMware View.
Posted: 11 Apr 2013 | Published: 11 Apr 2013

Pivot3 and VMware

Presentation Transcript: Getting Ready for VMware Horizon Suite
sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: In this informative transcript, desktop virtualization expert Brian Madden discusses a complete workspace solution that streamlines data, application and desktop management to increase IT efficiency and desktop performance.
Posted: 03 Apr 2013 | Published: 03 Apr 2013

Nutanix
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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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