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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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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

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

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

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

Technical Tips for Your Desktop Transformation Deployment
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights deciding factors for your desktop transformation journey. Decision-makers won't want to miss out on learning which considerations to make regarding cloud-hosted desktop delivery, on-premises virtual desktop and application delivery, and much more.
Posted: 08 Sep 2015 | Published: 08 Sep 2015

VMware, Inc.

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

Hertz - World leading car rental company usesVMware View to simplify infrastructure andimprove user experience
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how VMware can help you simplify your server and desktop environment through virtualization. Read now to find out how Hertz cut costs and improved compliance.
Posted: 13 Aug 2015 | Published: 13 Aug 2015

VMware

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®

Take Your Life Back With Tools That Maximize Desktop Virtualization from the Data Center to the Endpoint
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the tools and platforms that exist for IT departments to maximize the value of virtual desktops – from the data center to the endpoint. Download now to discover tools designed to simplify both back-end and endpoint deployment and management.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Mansfield District Council improves IT systems with VDI
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This case study outlines how one city council organization was able to easily move from Windows XP to Windows 7 with a virtual desktop infrastructure. Read on to learn how pairing VMware with your virtual desktop infrastructure allows you to simplify migration while cutting costs and increasing employee efficiency.
Posted: 08 Jul 2015 | Published: 08 Jul 2015

VMware

Cost Leadership in End-User Computing: Virtual Desktops, Real Savings
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will learn why VDI is now the lowest capital-cost option vs. traditional physical desktops. Discover what has changed in the world in VDI's to make it a viable cost-effective option for businesses today, and explore what the future has in store for virtual desktops.
Posted: 01 Jul 2015 | Published: 01 Jul 2015

VMware

Enabling a Flexible Workforce with VMware
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how one technology company implemented remote migration using VMware to make the migration process easier on both the IT department and users.
Posted: 01 Jul 2015 | Published: 01 Jul 2015

VMware

Your At-A-Glance Guide to Lowering TCO and Increasing User Productivity with VMware® Horizon
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Find out how VMware provides a complete VDI strategy that delivers a full range of both IT and business advantages. Access now to learn these benefits.
Posted: 30 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

VMware

3 Compelling Reasons to Consider Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines 3 important reasons why you should adopt a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) for your business.
Posted: 30 Jun 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

VMware

Moving Virtual Desktops to the Cloud
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores reasons for changing traditional desktop computing strategies and why cloud-hosted virtual desktops are a compelling alternative to classic on-premise VDI. Access now and you'll learn the use cases for cloud-hosted desktops.
Posted: 30 Jun 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

VMware

Save Money, Increase Performance and Reduce Latency Through Use of SSDs in Virtualization Deployments
sponsored by Micron Technology
WHITE PAPER: Server and desktop virtualization have been deployed to combat data sprawl but they have a negative impact on network and user productivity. Access this white paper to learn how SSDs and flash memory can eliminate boot storms, solve the I/O blender effect and speed up access times.
Posted: 23 Jun 2015 | Published: 23 Jun 2015

Micron Technology

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

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

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

Enable Secure Remote Access to 3D Data Without Sacrificing Visual Performance
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a technology strategy designed to enable secure, real-time remote collaboration on design data and model-based deliverables with optimized visual performance.
Posted: 21 Jul 2015 | Published: 03 Mar 2014

Citrix
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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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