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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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Desktop Virtualization White Papers (View All Report Types)
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University of Colorado at Boulder Revamps IT Capabilities
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study to learn how the University of Colorado was able to leverage the support of three leaders in virtualization, compute and storage to build a high-performance virtualized desktop environment, allowing them to boost performance immensely while helping the campus "go green".
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Hertz Car Rental Conquers VDI Storage Barriers
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study to learn how the IT staff at Hertz car rental were able to use data center consolidation and SSD storage technology to move 4000 users to VDI on Cisco UCS and replace their aging infrastructure.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

VDI on Vblock Saves Tyler School District Nearly $3 Million
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how the Tyler Independent School District in Texas was able tp use the Vblock converged infrastructure system to use existing computers as thin clients and enable centralized administration of the districts' infrastructure.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

VCE

Five Steps to Meaningful Use with Workspace Virtualization
sponsored by RES Software
WHITE PAPER: Healthcare IT pros face 3 obstacles when trying to align with meaningful use standards: clinician experience, security and compliance, and legacy infrastructure management. In this expert guide, discover 5 key benefits healthcare organizations will realize when they deploy workspace virtualization.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

RES Software

When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization: 7 Key Indicators
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the seven key indicators that say it's time to adopt and experience the benefits of VDI.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) on Vblock Systems
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews a n enterprise-class IT infrastructure solution designed to accelerate VDI deployment and provide performance at scale for the most demanding applications – all while keeping critical data and apps secure.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

VCE

Vblock Specialized System for Extreme Applications
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the effectiveness of the Vblock Specialized System for Extreme Applications when it comes to supporting data-intensive desktop and app delivery.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

VCE

Vmware View Mobile Secure Desktop on Vblock Systems
sponsored by VCE
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the use of desktop virtualization as the answer to improving mobile support capabilities and evolving the workspace environment.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VCE

Cisco UCS with VMware Horizon: Accelerate Desktop Virtualization Deployments
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews five architectural approaches for desktop virtualization, each designed to address a specific range of desktop delivery and accessibility needs.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Server Design Considerations for Increasing VDI Performance and Scalability
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document seeks to provide an objective analysis of the server-side parameters that affect real-world VDI implementations, focusing on critical questions that should be addressed when designing a computing infrastructure for VDI support.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco and VMware: Transforming the End-User Desktop
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a joint solution that can help you simplify VDI management and accelerate desktop patching, provisioning and updates from hours to minutes.
Posted: 01 Oct 2014 | Published: 01 Oct 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Horizon View 6 Blast Performance Features
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines various features of the components that comprise VMware's Blast family, including a brief discussion of what they are, improvements in version 6, and any notes or requirements for implementation.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Global Knowledge

Breaking Geographical Barriers in Government with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how desktop virtualization can help organizations – specifically government institutions - move application processing from a physical desktop to the data center in order to fulfill the “anywhere, anytime” demands of mobile employees.
Posted: 18 Sep 2014 | Published: 18 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Achieving Enterprise VDI without an Enterprise Data Center
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a solution that can provide enterprise-grade VDI capabilities as a unified, converged solution, allowing for simplified deployment of a range of VDI users for your business.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Finding the Right Cloud Client-Computing Solution
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a joint management solution that uses an innovative cloud approach to support a wide range of users in a pooled VDI environment at a low cost per user.
Posted: 17 Sep 2014 | Published: 17 Sep 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Why choose Citrix over VMware?
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This resource takes a look at two major desktop virtualization solutions and makes a comparison based on four key points.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2014

Citrix

Taking the Pain out of Desktop Virtualization Hardware and Storage Sizing
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the components of a desktop virtualization solution designed to provide all the server management capabilities, processor power and storage needed to take full advantage of its benefits.
Posted: 12 Sep 2014 | Published: 19 Feb 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Jump Start Mobile Productivity with MDM and Secure File Sharing
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how you can address the secure mobile data access challenge using through virtualization and enterprise mobility management solutions.
Posted: 11 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Sep 2014

Citrix

10 Essential Elements for a Secure Mobility Strategy
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper presents 10 key points surrounding security, user experience, IT operations and BYOD that need to be considered as you develop an enterprise mobility strategy.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 27 Aug 2014

Citrix

How 4 Citrix Customers Solved the Enterprise Mobility Challenge
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about a solution that provides a secure way to manage your mobile environment while meeting user expectations, and how four organizations were able to effectively implement the tool.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 26 Aug 2014

Citrix

Enterprise Mobility Management at your own Pace: a Three Step Approach
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Mobility has empowered organizations across the spectrum, from healthcare to the military. Its benefits are numerous, but how do you begin to manage enterprise mobility? Learn how in this guide.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 26 Aug 2014

Citrix

Deployment Best Practices and Guidelines to Deliver Any App to Mobile Users
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access to corporate applications allows mobile workers to be more productive, responsive and informed. Discover six ways to provide enterprise application access on mobile devices.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 25 Aug 2014

Citrix

6 Reasons VMware Horizon 6 Is a Better Choice Than Citrix XenDesktop
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at six key comparison points between Horizon 6 and XenDesktop that should help you make your decision one way or the other.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

What VMware Horizon 6 can offer you
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource walks through the major trends impacting employee work styles, how the role of IT is changing to adapt, and a desktop virtualization strategy that can help support and optimize mobile capabilities.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 06 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

Market Trends: Desktop Virtualization, 2013
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: As part of a Gartner report examining the five major IT transitions affecting organizations today, this whitepaper takes a look at desktop virtualization’s crossover into the mainstream market from the perspective of technology and service providers.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 10 Oct 2013

VMware, 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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