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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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Creating and Enforcing Advanced Access Policies with Citrix XenApp
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: IT needs a more granular way to manage and secure user access the right way for every scenario. Read on to find out how you can secure app delivery and achieve advanced access control with XenApp.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Three Keys to Accelerate Application Performance – Wherever People Work
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: To empower people to be productive anywhere, you need a way to deliver a user experience as good or better than that of a local PC—even over challenging WAN conditions—wherever they work. Read on to learn how you can do exactly this.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Schools Achieve More with vSpace and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to discover more about session virtualization, why it's being adopted in schools and the solutions that can help you maximize its benefits.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 16 Jul 2014

NComputing

How to Leverage Desktop Virtualization in the Financial Industry
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper 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.

How to Leverage Desktop Virtualization in Education
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper details several scenarios in which VDI is well suited to meet the special requirements and budgetary constraints of education.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

City Council Reduces Desktop Maintenance Costs by 35%
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how the council used a desktop virtualization solution to transform its physical desktop computers and applications into on-demand virtual services.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

NComputing Thin Clients chosen to migrate from Windows XP-PARCC assessment testing support key to success
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how the Pana Community School District was able to use virtualization and thin client computing to move away from Windows XP and into the next generation of computing, resulting in more centralized device management, reduced power consumption, and more.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

NComputing

PC Replacement for Education
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how a session based desktop virtualization solution lets you, lower both acquisition and ongoing costs, reduce power consumption, heat and noise and simplify maintenance and upgrades.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

NComputing

Deploying Effective Virtual Desktop Environments in the Organization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the challenge of managing a wide range of devices and offers a solution: using desktop virtualization to balance IT control with user flexibility by moving control of the organization desktop back to the data center.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 07 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

Private Clouds: Easing Deployment and Management
sponsored by IBM and Intel.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at available tools for every level of cloud computing, from companies just beginning to transform their IT environment to the private cloud, to those who need increased capabilities.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 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.

VDI and Session Based Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Explore this in-depth resource to learn why IT departments are turning to desktop virtualization in order to reduce the cost and resources required to manage employees’ desktops and laptops. Also learn about an alternative architecture method for desktop virtualization. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

NComputing

Hosted Desktop Benefits with No Compromises
sponsored by HP & AMD Opteron™
WHITE PAPER: Poor performance is one of the major reasons why users reject many remote desktop implementations. While all your workers may sit at PCs, each user population has unique needs. Read this paper to learn how delivering desktops via the "PC-on-a-chip" method can help.
Posted: 01 Jul 2014 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

HP & AMD Opteron™

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.

Taking a Leap Forward with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews the key benefits of desktop virtualization through VDI and provides some key considerations you will have to take when implementing virtualization in your organization.
Posted: 24 Jun 2014 | Published: 24 Jun 2014

Dell, 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

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.

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

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.

10 Quick Tips for Scaling VMware Horizon View
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

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
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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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