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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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Empower your workforce with a better approach to VDI
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide to presents strategies for granting users the freedom to use any desktop or device at any time, while you safely automate app distribution and updates at a moment's notice. Uncover the four pillars of the digital workspace, and ways to keep them standing tall in the face of disruption.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 22 Feb 2016

VMware, Inc.

Driving the Digital Workspace in the "Year of Online Extortion"
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover strategies that let employees be productive on the device of their choosing, while you control access on a virtual app and desktop environment.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 22 Feb 2016

VMware, Inc.

VDI—Simplify your migration to Windows® 10 and beyond
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Windows 10 is poised to become the most rapid OS migration in history—driven as much by users as by IT. Learn how IT can take the pain out of OS migrations now and in the future with a virtualized infrastructure that strengthens security and simplifies BYOD, app compatibility and corporate desktop management.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Three Ways Companies are Slashing IT Costs with VDI
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the experiences of three companies who fortified security, reduced costs, simplified IT and met their business objectives.
Posted: 19 Feb 2016 | Published: 19 Feb 2016

Citrix

A Guide to Desktop Management: Harness the Power of Business Mobility
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will identify how business mobility impacts every level of your enterprise, and learn how to establish next-gen desktop computing to promote this mobility. Read on to invest in BYOD and simplify your digital workspace management.
Posted: 13 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

VMware, Inc.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktops
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, learn about Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop and see firsthand how this system can provide a cost-effective alternative to proprietary operating systems, making it a powerful option for those businesses that don't have a big budget but still want reliable, secure desktop for their users.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Transform your organization through Business Mobility
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Inside this white paper, uncover why business mobility is such an integral part to competitiveness in today's marketplace. Read on to learn how you can leverage a digital workspace across desktop and mobile to enable integrated access to all applications and desktops, collaboration, and more.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2016

VMware, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Virtualization for Healthcare - 3 Common Myths Debunked
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Read this presentation transcript to learn three myths surrounding virtualization and how end-to-end desktop virtualization strategies are helping to alleviate these common myths. Also, two customers share best practices and lessons learned for how they tackled these common myths.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Without Compromise
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: Explore the top challenges of deploying VDI on legacy infrastructure and discover how hyperconverged systems can help to address these challenges. You'll examine customer success stories from those who have deployed VDI on hyperconverged systems.
Posted: 10 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

SimpliVity

Testing VDI Environments with Hyperconverged Infrastructures
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: This brief lab report shows the benefits of running VDI on hyperconverged infrastructures. Read on and learn how, with hyperconverged infrastructures, traditional VDI pain points related to deployment, management, performance, and security can become a thing of the past.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 08 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

Top Use Cases for XenApp
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Citrix XenApp is the industry-leading solution for virtual application delivery, providing Windows apps to workers on any device, anywhere. See why it's the top choice for today's enterprises.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Published: 16 Nov 2015

Citrix

Operational Benefits of Application and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Explore the challenges related to end-user desktop delivery and examine what's driving the growing adoption of desktop and application virtualization technologies to overcome these challenges. You'll learn more about the operational advantages for users and IT and discover benefits realized by virtualization customers.
Posted: 11 Nov 2015 | Published: 14 Sep 2015

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: 16 Sep 2015 | Published: 03 Dec 2013

Citrix

Taking Windows Mobile on Any Device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Taking Windows applications and desktops mobile has many advantages, but the process of identifying a single solution is complex. Learn how Citrix XenApp solves this complex problem in the following white paper.
Posted: 20 Aug 2015 | Published: 20 Aug 2015

Citrix

Top Five Ways to Improve Cost Efficiencies And Reduce TCO With Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine the top five ways you can improve cost efficiencies and reduce TCO with desktop virtualization. Also, learn about the technologies that can provide the best opportunity to reduce costs and complexity.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Three Ways to Leverage Desktop Virtualization To Reduce the Complexity in Securing Endpoints
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore three ways that desktop virtualization can reduce the time and complexity involved in securing endpoints – while also limiting your risk of data loss from security breaches.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Save Time by Using Appliances and Thin Clients To Simplify and Accelerate Virtual Desktop Initiatives
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore the timesaving benefits of both purpose-built appliances and thin/zero clients when deploying and managing virtual desktop initiatives. Also, discover key factors to consider when selecting an appliance for desktop virtualization and learn how to match the right appliance to the right environment.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Taking Windows Mobile on Any Device
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Taking Windows applications and desktops mobile has many advantages, but with so many device types to consider, how can you simplify solution implementation? Learn how Citrix XenApp solves this complex problem.
Posted: 22 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Citrix

Guide: Enabling App Delivery for Any Device
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores top challenges in app delivery, and takes a closer look at the types of apps and the platforms from which they can be delivered. Read on to discover expert tips and use cases for delivering SaaS- and cloud-based web apps, natively installed Windows apps, and more to any device.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Published: 16 Nov 2015

VMware

Deliver Windows Apps to Google Chromebooks for a Seamless, App-centric Experience From Anywhere
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: While the Google Chrome platform is ideal for accessing Google Apps, SaaS and other cloud-based services, Microsoft Windows applications continue to play an essential role in most organizations. Read this paper to learn the best way to access Windows apps on Chromebooks.
Posted: 13 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Citrix

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Explore 10 reasons why app and desktop virtualization should be the foundation for your layered approach to information security. Find out how you can manage risk effectively so your organization can benefit from mobility and flexwork initiatives.
Posted: 13 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

Citrix

Operational Benefits of Citrix Application and Desktop Delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: ESG investigates what drives organizations to adopt desktop virtualization, the benefits they realized, and the key capabilities you need to consider when selecting a desktop virtualization vendor.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Citrix

The Rising Value - and Falling Cost - of App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The growing strategic value of desktop virtualization is advancing quickly, providing new ways to enable business mobility and increase the flexibility. Learn how falling cost factors in every part of the desktop virtualization architecture making it more affordable than ever.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

VDI and Beyond: Addressing Top IT Challenges to Drive Agility and Growth
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Desktop virtualization is a powerful driver of business transformation, making it possible to deliver the apps and data people depend on to be more productive and for IT to become more efficient. Learn how Citrix XenDesktop allows you to balance user requirements and costs for each use case.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Citrix

Virtual Server Protection: A Buyer's Checklist
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: In this detailed checklist, explore the basic and advanced features you'll need in a virtual server protection solution to safeguard your corporate data.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Commvault
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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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