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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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VDI Comparison: Five reasons 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: 15 May 2014 | Published: 15 May 2014

Citrix

VDI Your Users will Love
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn about a secure-by-design solution that is made to meet the needs of the modern enterprise and empowers workers to access virtualized desktops and Windows apps in the datacenter from anywhere with an optimized experience on any device.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Citrix

Three Businesses Share Why They Chose Citrix XenDesktop Over VMware
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Does Citrix’s XenDesktop really deliver? Find out in this whitepaper, where 3 businesses explain why they chose XenDesktop of VMware View.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Citrix

IDC MarketScape Excerpt: 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: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Citrix

4 reasons to go beyond VMware View with Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the potential limitations associated with VMware View and how to move beyond them.
Posted: 12 May 2014 | Published: 12 May 2014

Citrix

AdminStudio Virtual Desktop Assessment
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn about a solution that utilizes on-device agents to monitor behavior and transfers data to centralized servers for detailed reporting and analysis.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Flexera Software

Successful Virtual Desktop Strategies for the Enterprise
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about successfully planning for a successful virtual desktop project by identifying which technologies should be used for each type of user and mapping their required desktop features and applications.
Posted: 06 May 2014 | Published: 06 May 2014

Flexera Software

AdminStudio Virtual Desktop Assessment Overview
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn about AdminStudio Virtual Desktop Assessment 1.0 and how to optimize the benefits it brings to organizations when it comes to managing a virtual desktop environment.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 05 May 2014

Flexera Software

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Desktops as a Service
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn about DaaS and how it can help nearly all-sized organizations to simplify the delivery of cloud-hosted virtual desktops to end users at a predictable cost.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

VMware

The Future of The VDI Market and One Implementation Case Study
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide from searchVirtualStorage.com examines how VDI support technologies can now be used to create a seamless ecosystem of storage, servers and endpoints as well as networking, monitoring, security and other essential tools.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

Pure Storage

Best Practices to Optimize Flash Technology
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide examines the solution options available to address these difficulties and explores strategies you can use to make good flash-storage decisions and overcome virtual machine performance issues.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

Pure Storage

Using DaaS to Meet Mobile User Needs
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the user needs driving the need for desktop and application delivery optimization, such as device independence and user self-service, and explains how DaaS helps organizations enable cloud-based virtual desktops that help optimize both the end-user experience and IT management capabilities.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

VMware

Camberwell Grammar School Optimises their Desktop Virtualisation Project withHybrid Data Storage
sponsored by Nimble Storage
WHITE PAPER: This case study shows how one school was able to implement a Nimble Storage solution in order to reduce physical storage space, compress data, and save disk space via thin provisioning.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Sep 2012

Nimble Storage

Targeting 'knowledge workers' for improved desktop delivery
sponsored by Citrix and HP
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how knowledge workers can benefit from an alternative desktop delivery model that allows IT to roll out desktops with confidence, allowing the platform to deliver resources to users and providing the experience they require to get their job done.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix and HP

7 Key Indicators that You Need to Extend Virtualization to the Desktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines 7 key indicators that you need to extend virtualization to the desktop.
Posted: 16 May 2014 | Published: 16 May 2014

VMware

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource highlights the top 10 benefits of adding desktop virtualization to information security strategies for an increasingly diverse and expansive IT environment.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 31 May 2013

Citrix

Violin Flash Arrays for Maximum VDI Performance
sponsored by Citrix and Violin Memory
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper covers a virtual desktop infrastructure solution that will help you ensure virtual desktop performance by sizing to meet peak demands.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

Citrix and Violin Memory

750 XenDesktop Users on Tegile Storage
sponsored by Citrix and Tegile
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides an overview of a virtual desktop infrastructure solution and details the results of a study that put it to the test.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

Citrix and Tegile

How Software-Defined Storage Delivers a Better ROI for VDI
sponsored by Citrix and Nexenta
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about the performance and administrative advantages gained from the use of true software-defined storage and how it can exceed the capabilities of legacy storage systems.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 24 Apr 2014

Citrix and Nexenta

“A Day in The Life”: Citrix Tests 750 Seat VDI Environment
sponsored by Citrix and NetApp
WHITE PAPER: In response to this solution confusion, Citrix has designed a turnkey “VDI Capacity” test procedure that simulates “a day in the life” of a 750 user desktop virtualization environment and reveals how to achieve VDI-optimized storage for as little as $37 per desktop.
Posted: 24 Apr 2014 | Published: 24 Apr 2014

Citrix and NetApp

Fusion ioControl Hybrid Storage with XenDesktop
sponsored by Citrix and Fusion-iO
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details the considerations that must be taken before selecting storage for VDI and explains how you can address those considerations with “hybrid” storage.
Posted: 23 Apr 2014 | Published: 23 Apr 2014

Citrix and Fusion-iO

VERDE Desktop Virtualization Software Installation Overview
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes you through an overview of a VERDE solution installation in order to show how simple the installation process can be and the ease with which this solution can be extended as your virtualization needs grow.
Posted: 22 Apr 2014 | Published: 22 Apr 2014

Virtual Bridges

XtremIO and XenDesktop for the Best User Experience
sponsored by Citrix and EMC XtremIO
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the top 10 mistakes organizations make when it comes to preparing for VDI and explains how an all-flash storage system can help overcome those directly related to storage provisioning.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 18 Apr 2014

Citrix and EMC XtremIO

Understanding Successful VDI Implementation
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper offers a detailed explanation of modern VDI initiatives, the most common problems encountered, and the effective tactics that help keep it problem-free.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014 | Published: 17 Apr 2014

Virtual Bridges

5 Ways VERDE Desktop Virtualization is the Simple, Smarter Solution
sponsored by Virtual Bridges
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper highlights 5 reasons why one desktop virtualization solution will help your organization lower its capital expenditure (CapEx) while also significantly improving security with its two layers of authentication.
Posted: 14 Apr 2014 | Published: 14 Apr 2014

Virtual Bridges
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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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