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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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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 white paper 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

Applying VDI to the right scenario is the key to success
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details a few scenarios in which VDI is best suited to help organizations improve business processes and performance, including its place in datacenters that support financial service companies.
Posted: 10 Jul 2014 | Published: 10 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

Test Plan: Executing a VDI Proof of Concept (POC)
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides proof-of-concept recommendations and a test plan to ensure that your VDI pilot takes into account everything you'll need for VDI production success.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

Unidesk Corporation

Top 10 Reasons VDI Projects Fail (and How to Avoid Them)
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the top 10 reasons VDI projects get stopped in their tracks and the solution to each roadblock.
Posted: 30 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

The Great Debate: Persistent vs. Non-Persistent Virtual Desktops
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes a look at the history and evolution of the VDI market to understand why persistent and non-persistent desktop models exist, defining each model and use case.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 27 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

How to Cost-Justify VDI Through Operational Savings
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes an in-depth look at the costs of image management, application delivery, and desktop support in physical PC environments, traditional VDI environments, and VDI environments managed by new desktop layering technology in order to determine if  VDI truly reduces operational costs enough to offset the higher capital costs.
Posted: 27 Jun 2014 | Published: 27 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

10 tips to successfully scale your VDI deployment
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This e-book gives you 10 tips for achieving successful, full‐scale VDI deployments based on real‐life case studies.
Posted: 26 Jun 2014 | Published: 26 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

5 Reasons Virtual Desktops are Finally Ready for Prime Time
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This eBook gives 5 reasons for why VDI is finally ready for prime time, and offers real-life case studies on customers who are taking advantage of the changes to achieve VDI success.
Posted: 26 Jun 2014 | Published: 26 Jun 2014

Unidesk Corporation

How desktop virtualization is meeting the challenges in education
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover an overview of this solution’s major features and how it is helping schools overcome the challenges of adopting desktop virtualization.
Posted: 17 Jun 2014 | Published: 17 Jun 2014

Dell, Inc.

Exploring Hardware Innovation for Centralized Desktop Deployments
sponsored by Citrix and HP
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines how leveraging a flash storage solution can not only create the proper setting for a successful virtual desktop deployment, but can actually help accelerate your organization’s move to virtualization.
Posted: 03 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

Citrix and HP

Tips on Preparing for and Passing the VCP5-DCV Exam
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This paper is aimed at IT professionals who are interested in earning a VMware Certified Professional on Data Center Virtualization (VCP5-DCV) certification. It provides the benefits of having the certification, details for earning the certification, and tips for passing the exam.
Posted: 28 May 2014 | Published: 28 May 2014

Global Knowledge

Enabling Seamless Remote Access to 3D Applications and Data through Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a technology strategy designed to enable secure, real-time remote collaboration on design data and model-based deliverables with optimized visual performance.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 03 Mar 2014

Citrix

IBM SmartCloud Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by IBM and Intel.
WHITE PAPER: This informative whitepaper highlights the benefits of desktop virtualization, ways to make the transition, and robust tools that enable management across the widest range of devices and systems. Find out why more and more organizations are considering this strategy today.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jun 2013

IBM and Intel.

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.

The Ultra-Dense Server Breakthrough to Design Hosted Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by HP & AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how, by using new server technology, it is possible to host desktops without any virtualization layer and deliver a dedicated PC experience for remote desktop users, combining the benefits of a virtual desktop with the performance of an actual PC.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

HP & AMD Opteron™

ESG brief - Citrix and HP Help Deliver Alternative Desktop Solutions
sponsored by HP & AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn how HP and Citrix are enabling companies to quickly identify potential deployment alternatives for developers, engineers, remote employees, branch offices and contract workers.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

HP & AMD Opteron™

Using DaaS to Create the Ideal Desktop User Experience - Without a PC
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn more about the benefits of using DaaS to empower IT to deliver of cloud-hosted virtual desktops to end users at a predictable cost as well as a solution that can help you leverage DaaS effectively.
Posted: 24 Jun 2014 | Published: 24 Jun 2014

VMware, Inc.

Branch and Mobile Workers, Avoid Potential Issues Caused by WAN
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper, we show you the effect enterprise WAN can have on virtualized desktop and applications, including latency and congestion issues, and reveal how you can sidestep the impact caused by WAN.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Citrix

Accelerating the Transition to User-Centric Computing
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the new user-centric IT delivery model and explains the steps required in order to make this kind of model a reality.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 23 Jun 2014

Flexera Software

The Vmware Mobile Secure Workplace
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn more about this solution and hear what current users have to say about their experience using it.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 20 Jun 2014

VMware

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Desktops as a Service
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines 5 very compelling reasons DaaS may be the simplest and most cost-effective way to transition from a physical infrastructure to VDI.
Posted: 19 Jun 2014 | Published: 19 Jun 2014

VMware, Inc.

Debunking the Top 10 Cloud-Hosted Desktop Myths
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper exposes—and debunks—the top 10 DaaS myths, which range from supposed cost, user experience and security issues, to ease of use, licensing and integration limitations.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014

VMware, Inc.

VDI Comparison - 5 Reasons why 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: 28 May 2014 | Published: 28 May 2014

Citrix

IDC Marketscape: 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: 23 May 2014 | 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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