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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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Improve the XenDesktop Experience for Branch and Mobile Workers with CloudBridge
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper, we show you the effect enterprise WAN can have on virtualized desktop and applications, including latency and congestion issues, and reveal how you can sidestep the impact caused by WAN.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Citrix

Accelerate User-Centric Initiativeswith AdminStudio Suite fromFlexera Software
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper focuses on how AdminStudio Suite® from Flexera Software accelerates the transition to this new model. Read on to find out more.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Flexera Software

The Vmware Mobile Secure Workplace
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn more about this solution and hear what current users have to say about their experience using it.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 20 Jun 2014

VMware

Dell vWorkspace Supports Higher Education’s Desktop Virtualization Needs
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to discover an overview of this solution’s major features and how it is helping schools overcome the challenges of adopting desktop virtualization.
Posted: 17 Jun 2014 | Published: 17 Jun 2014

Dell and Microsoft

Microsoft VDI and Windows VDA Frequently Asked Questions
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper answers some of the most frequently asked questions about Windows licensing for VDI environments.
Posted: 17 Jun 2014 | Published: 17 Jun 2014

Dell and Microsoft

Health Services Firm Improves HorizonView Performance 6x, Avoids $50,000 SAN Upgrade
sponsored by PernixData
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper presents a case study in which a regional healthcare provider relying heavily on VDI and experiencing crippling performance issues had to choose between adding additional SSDs to their storage area network or implement new Flash technologies in order to increase IOPS and boost desktop delivery.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

PernixData

Part 3: Brian Madden Joins NVIDIA as They Demo the Benefits of Putting GPUs in VDI Hosts Presentation Transcript
sponsored by NVIDIA
WHITE PAPER: In this Citrix Synergy 2014 presentation, Brian Madden speaks with experts at NVDIA to talk about how they are perfecting the virtual delivery of high-end applications like CAD and Photoshop over local area networks, complete with live, real-time demonstrations.
Posted: 10 Jun 2014 | Published: 10 Jun 2014

NVIDIA

Part 1: Brian Madden Discusses What NVIDIA Virtualized Gaming Means for your Desktop Presentation Transcript
sponsored by NVIDIA
WHITE PAPER: In this Citrix Synergy 2014 presentation, Brian Madden talks to Nvidia about the relationship between video gaming and virtual delivery of enterprise desktops as they explain how they are completely revolutionizing the virtual desktop user experience.
Posted: 09 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

NVIDIA

Optimize HorizonView Performance and Scale with Storage Acceleration Software
sponsored by PernixData
WHITE PAPER: This white highlights an approach that combines PernixData FVP software with server flash/RAM to provide the speed and performance necessary to optimize VDI at a low cost.
Posted: 03 Jun 2014 | Published: 03 Jun 2014

PernixData

Why your centralised desktop deployment might require infrastructure investment
sponsored by Citrix and HP
WHITE PAPER: Explore this resource to learn how innovations in data center hardware can impact your centralized desktop deployment.
Posted: 03 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

Citrix and HP

Optimize XenDesktop Performance and Scale with Storage Acceleration Software
sponsored by PernixData
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper introduces you to a storage management offering that accelerates reads and writes to storage by virtualizing server flash and RAM, allowing 10x faster VDI performance – even under heavy demands and loads.
Posted: 02 Jun 2014 | Published: 02 Jun 2014

PernixData

VDI Storage Consideration (EMC paper)
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: If you are considering storage solutions for your virtual desktop infrastructure, review some of the key questions you should consider to ensure success of your VDI deployment.
Posted: 29 May 2014 | Published: 29 May 2014

EMC Corporation

Revolution VDI storage (EMC paper)
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) holds the promise not only of consolidating desktop computing into the data center for improved manageability, efficiency, and security, but also for supporting new services such as bring-your-own device and desktop mobility. Read on to learn more about VDI and what it can do for you.
Posted: 29 May 2014 | Published: 29 May 2014

EMC Corporation

VDI and Beyond: Addressing Top IT Challenges to Drive Agility and Growth
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores a collection of services that can help drive a modern, mobile workforce toward greater agility and productivity, one project at a time.
Posted: 28 May 2014 | Published: 07 Nov 2013

Citrix

3 Businesses share why they chose Citrix XenDesktop over VMWare View
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines 3 businesses who have decided to weigh in with their opinions on the VMware vs. XenDesktop debate.
Posted: 28 May 2014 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

Citrix

Enterprise Storage Group White Paper: EMC’s Flash Strategy
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This IDG whitepaper reviews the past and present of flash-storage technology, including the attitudes and approaches around them, and provides an explanation and examination of the logic and value behind EMC's strategy for Flash.
Posted: 28 May 2014 | Published: 28 May 2014

EMC Corporation

Tips on Preparing for and Passing the VCP5-DCV Exam
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This paper is aimed at IT professionals who are interested in earning a VMware Certified Professional on Data Center Virtualization (VCP5-DCV) certification. It provides the benefits of having the certification, details for earning the certification, and tips for passing the exam.
Posted: 28 May 2014 | Published: 28 May 2014

Global Knowledge

VDI Comparison - 5 Reasons why XenDesktop beats Horizon View
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines 5 key comparisons between XenDesktop and Horizon View, including which better supports heavy 3D applications and client-side rendering.
Posted: 28 May 2014 | Published: 28 May 2014

Citrix

VDI Your Users Will Love
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the essential features of a successful VDI implementation that meets all of your organizational and end-users requirements.
Posted: 27 May 2014 | Published: 27 May 2014

Citrix

IDC Marketscape: Worldwide Client Virtualization Software 2013 Vendor Assessment
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This IDC study provides a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the capabilities and business strategies of many client virtualization software vendors.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 03 Mar 2014

Citrix

Enable Secure Remote Access to 3D Data Without Sacrificing Visual Performance
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a technology strategy designed to enable secure, real-time remote collaboration on design data and model-based deliverables with optimized visual performance.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 03 Mar 2014

Citrix

4 Reasons To Go Beyond VMware View with Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines four reasons to move past the limitations of VMware View.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 03 Mar 2014

Citrix

Product Review: How Next-Gen Storage Arrays are Performing
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This product review provides a thorough appraisal of the new generation of storage arrays from Dell. Read on to find out how the new solution performs in relation to its predecessors.
Posted: 22 May 2014 | Published: 22 May 2014

Dell, Inc.

NVIDIA Grid: Graphics Accelerated VDI With The Visual Performance of A Workstation
sponsored by NVIDIA
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will teach you more about the new frontier of GPUs in the cloud and how you can bypass the stumbling blocks that have prevented organizations from enabling GPU-accelerated VDI with NVIDIA Grid.
Posted: 21 May 2014 | Published: 21 May 2014

NVIDIA

7 Reasons Why Windows 8 is the Future
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: Explore this resource to learn why Windows 8 is the future for Windows enterprise desktop and computing and how Windows 8 can make your business processes easier.
Posted: 21 May 2014 | Published: 21 May 2014

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
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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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