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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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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

Scalability and Flexibility: Two of Today's Most Important Metrics
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive resource to discover a solution that can integrate with relevant servers, storage and networking options and ensure that your virtual desktop environment is functioning at the level of efficiency that your organization requires.
Posted: 19 Oct 2012 | Published: 19 Oct 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Top Ten Considerations For A Successful Windows 8 Deployment
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Windows 8 boasts a number of upgrades and enhancements, and for the users of legacy Windows versions, time is running out to migrate.
Posted: 05 Oct 2012 | Published: 05 Oct 2012

Dell and Microsoft

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

Best practices to make BYOD simple and secure
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Gain best practices and key considerations to keep in mind when implementing a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program. Find out how you can simplify management and reduce costs while keeping data secure and compliant in this resource.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 10 Apr 2012

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization Survey: Changing Workstyles Drive Demand for Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Review the results of a recent Desktop Virtualization Survey, reporting where organizations are on their journey towards VDI. Learn the key findings of this survey and learn why mobility is a top driver for – and benefit of – VDI.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Citrix

Empowering business mobility through virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Desktop and application virtualization can help you embrace workshifting, consumerization, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and other mobile initiatives without sacrificing security. This white paper explores the factors of a successful mobility project and explains how you can craft comprehensive BYOD policies.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 22 Jun 2012

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization Survey: Changing Workstyles Drive Demand for Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Review the results of a recent Desktop Virtualization Survey, reporting where organizations are on their journey towards VDI. Learn the key findings of this survey and learn why mobility is a top driver for – and benefit of – VDI.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Citrix

Citrix VDI-in-a-Box: Simplify desktop virtualization with VDI that costs less than a PC
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can gain virtual desktops for less than the cost of maintaining your current PCs in this essential white paper. Plus, compare the cost per virtual desktop across four desktop virtualization solutions.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Citrix

Citrix VDI-in-a-Box: Simplify desktop virtualization with VDI that costs less than a PC
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can gain virtual desktops for less than the cost of maintaining your current PCs in this essential white paper. Plus, compare the cost per virtual desktop across four desktop virtualization solutions.
Posted: 27 Sep 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Citrix

Protect Sensitive Data on Laptops - Even for Disconnected Users
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Securing corporate data is a top IT imperative and with more employees working from alternative locations, the mobile security challenge has become a critical focus for IT.  Read this white paper to understand how local virtual desktops based on Citrix XenClient should be a part of your security strategy.
Posted: 02 Aug 2012 | Published: 02 Aug 2012

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Windows 7 Migrations and Beyond: Ensuring Successful OS Migrations while Boosting Productivity and Simplifying Management
sponsored by RES Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes common Windows 7 migration paths and the challenges associated with them. Find out how you can successfully manage the user experience and avoid time-consuming issues as you navigate your transition.
Posted: 01 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 May 2012

RES Software

Top Reasons why Customers Virtualize their Desktop Infrastructures with EMC VSPEX
sponsored by OnX USA LLC
WHITE PAPER: Access this concise resource to discover ten ways adopting proven virtual infrastructures can help you accelerate and support VDI and cloud computing initiatives, while cutting storage and bandwidth costs.
Posted: 27 Jul 2012 | Published: 27 Jul 2012

OnX USA LLC

The Application Migration Workbook
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to achieve pain-free application migrations in this essential workbook and guide. Read on to uncover key strategies and technologies that can simplify the process and lay the foundation for more effective application management.
Posted: 17 Jul 2012 | Published: 17 Jul 2012

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Vblock™ Fastpath Desktop Virtualization System at a glance
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a solution for easier virtual desktop deployment. Discover a system that helps IT organizations to automated desktop and application management by enabling rapid deployment, reducing costs and improving security through centralization of the desktop environment.
Posted: 05 Jul 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

VCE

Banco Azteca Spearheads Desktop Virtualization Initiative with VCE Professional Services
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: Access this case study to discover how one banking institution used an infrastructure platform for their VDI deployment with great results. Learn how this system jumpstarted the process by delivering accelerated assessment and planning and provided valuable benefits like accelerated proof-to concept completion and faster deployment time.
Posted: 03 Jul 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

VCE

TeradiciAPEX™2800: Addressing the next VDI bottleneck
sponsored by Teradici Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn about an advanced solution that can mitigate the IT management challenges that virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) can introduce.
Posted: 29 Jun 2012 | Published: 21 May 2013

Teradici Corporation

VblockTM Fastpath Desktop Virtualization System for VMware View: Frequently Asked Questions
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can reduce VDI deployment times from days to mere minutes by leveraging a web-based software and desktop virtualization system. Read on to uncover the benefits of this integrated infrastructure and software solution.
Posted: 29 Jun 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

VCE
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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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