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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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Storage Arrays Deliver Low Cost and Breakthrough VDI Performance
sponsored by X-IO
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a storage technology that balances performance and capacity requirements to ensure large-scale VDI implementations meet the requirements of heavy workload users, without over-provisioning.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

X-IO

Optimizing Virtual Desktops with Unified Storage
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: If not carefully designed, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) deployments can rack up costs, deliver sub-par performance, and become too difficult to manage. In this white paper, gain a better understanding of VDI workload and learn how to overcome the related challenges with the right integration of storage and desktop virtualization tools.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 06 Sep 2013

Dell and VMware

Achieve VDI benefits with the right storage infrastructure
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive white paper introduces a unified, integrated platform that combines compute, storage, and switching that provides a "data center in a box," perfectly suited for VDI deployments. View now to discover best practices for implementation, as well as the storage infrastructure design and sizing considerations you should address.
Posted: 18 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Dell and VMware

4 Organizations Enable Anywhere, Any Device CAD Productivity
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Find out how the use of virtual CAD desktops has provided businesses with access to apps and data from any location, on any device, and, as a result, enables them to reap the benefits of centralization and thrive in a competitive market.
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Using an Integrated Platform to Mobilise Your Business
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how an integrated platform for enterprise mobility provides employees with a workspace that enables them to access any application on any device, enhancing business agility and facilitating innovation.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 14 Aug 2014

Citrix

Eight Common Pitfalls of VDI and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: According to IDC, organizations are seeing greater than 300% ROI from virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). However, transitioning to VDI is a big project, and the road to success is full of potential pitfalls. In this white paper, learn how to avoid eight of the most common VDI project pitfalls.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 14 Aug 2014

VMware

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: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

Five Customers Deliver Virtual Desktops and Apps to Empower a Modern Workforce
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights 5 case studies of customers that were able to deliver virtual desktops and apps across a broad range of use cases, including: mobilize Windows apps on tablets, deliver virtual 3D graphics apps for designers and engineers, support corporate laptops, both online and offline, and more.
Posted: 14 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix

3 Compelling Reasons to Consider Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this e-book, explore the current challenges surrounding desktop management and get an in-depth look at three reasons why you should consider a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

VMware

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: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 03 Jan 2014

Citrix

Leveraging Thin Client Computing for Online Student Testing
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper helps you learn how to prepare for the implementation of mandatory online testing while maintaining low acquisition, maintenance and energy consumption costs.
Posted: 01 Aug 2014 | Published: 01 Aug 2014

NComputing

How Desktop Virtualization can Actually Strengthen Data Protection Capabilities
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Desktop virtualization offers chief information security officers (CISOs) and chief information officers (CIOs) a powerful solution for today’s information security needs.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Citrix

Remote Access to Enterprise PCs
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a VDI solution that is simple to deploy, secure by design and delivers access to corporate resources without dramatically changing the user experience or IT footprint.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Citrix

Using Desktop Virtualization to Simplify Critical Security Tasks
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines how Citrix XenApp and Citrix XenDesktop solutions can dramatically reduce the effort required to protect mission-critical information, while giving users fast, simple, flexible remote access that enhances business productivity.
Posted: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

Citrix

Optimize XenApp and XenDesktop for Branch Offices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores a groundbreaking multi-user optimization solution for virtual desktops and applications that can help solve issues surrounding virtual desktop delivery to branch offices.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 21 Jul 2014

Citrix

Creating and Enforcing Advanced Access Policies with Citrix XenApp
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: IT needs a more granular way to manage and secure user access the right way for every scenario. Read on to find out how you can secure app delivery and achieve advanced access control with XenApp.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Three Keys to Accelerate Application Performance – Wherever People Work
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: To empower people to be productive anywhere, you need a way to deliver a user experience as good or better than that of a local PC—even over challenging WAN conditions—wherever they work. Read on to learn how you can do exactly this.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

How to Leverage Desktop Virtualization in the Financial Industry
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details a few scenarios in which VDI is best suited to meet the special requirements and budgetary constraints of datacenters that support financial service companies.
Posted: 10 Jul 2014 | Published: 10 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

How to Leverage Desktop Virtualization in Education
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper details several scenarios in which VDI is well suited to meet the special requirements and budgetary constraints of education.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

City Council Reduces Desktop Maintenance Costs by 35%
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how the council used a desktop virtualization solution to transform its physical desktop computers and applications into on-demand virtual services.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

PC Replacement for Education
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how a session based desktop virtualization solution lets you, lower both acquisition and ongoing costs, reduce power consumption, heat and noise and simplify maintenance and upgrades.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

NComputing

Deploying Effective Virtual Desktop Environments in the Organization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the challenge of managing a wide range of devices and offers a solution: using desktop virtualization to balance IT control with user flexibility by moving control of the organization desktop back to the data center.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 07 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

IBM Simplifies IT Management with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) on System x Servers
sponsored by IBM and Intel.
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about how using proven server hardware as a platform for a VDI rollout can help realize the key benefits of VDI, including centralized client management and application processing, selective device access, high availability, and more.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 05 Aug 2013

IBM and Intel.

Private Clouds: Easing Deployment and Management
sponsored by IBM and Intel.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at available tools for every level of cloud computing, from companies just beginning to transform their IT environment to the private cloud, to those who need increased capabilities.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2013

IBM and Intel.

VDI worst practices
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this brief expert paper to learn what not to do when undertaking a VDI implementation. Inside, discover 3 of the most common VDI mistakes and how these can be avoided.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.
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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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