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DEFINITION: A laptop computer, usually called a notebook computer by manufacturers, is a battery- or AC-powered personal computer generally smaller than a briefcase that can easily be transported and conveniently used in temporary spaces such as on airplanes, in libraries, temporary offices, and at meetings. A laptop typically weighs less than 5 pounds and is 3 inches or less in thickness. Among the best-known  … 
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Trends in Enterprise Mobility
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This research report from Comptia offers advice to organisations on provisioning mobile devices, assesses the benefits of mobile and identifies the challenges of remote working.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 22 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Special Report on HP
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This 12 page special report from Computer Weekly gives you the facts on HP, its strategy, products and services and financial performance.
Posted: 23 Mar 2013 | Published: 22 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Desktop Admin for BYOD: Security Chapter
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: The risk presented by BYOD should not prevent companies from taking advantage of its benefits, including flexibility and cost savings.  Inside, learn how to clearly define your BYOD security strategy and get the most out of this trend.
Posted: 21 Feb 2013 | Published: 21 Feb 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Effective Security in a BYOD Environment: Arming Your Organization Against the Unknown
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to get ahead of mobile security threats and develop a pragmatic strategy to protect data and assets from malware and theft — without impeding the flexibility, agility and efficiency BYOD can deliver for your enterprise.
Posted: 15 Nov 2012 | Published: 15 Nov 2012

Dell Software

9 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Selecting and Deploying a mobile Solution
sponsored by ClickSoftware
WHITE PAPER: This resource outlines nine common mistakes that are often made when deploying and managing a mobile initiative. Inside, find key recommendations that will help you sidestep these concerns and realize mobile success.
Posted: 04 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

ClickSoftware

Cloud-delivered Endpoint Security
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: Learn why protecting your endpoints with cloud-based services can help you improve your level of protection to not only the devices but also the data they contain and the individuals that use them – all at a lower cost and with better manageability.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Webroot

Two-factor Authentication: A Tokenless Approach
sponsored by PortalGuard
WHITE PAPER: Learn about a flexible, cost-effective and easy-to-use two-factor authentication solution that offers greater security for your organization than leveraging password authentication alone.
Posted: 15 Aug 2012 | Published: 15 Aug 2012

PortalGuard

How Mobility is Changing the Video Conferencing Landscape: Industry Trends and Deployment Best Practices
sponsored by LifeSize
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the growing prominence of personal video conferencing in organizations today and offers tips and best practices for collaboration success. Uncover the latest trends, available benefits, case studies, and more!
Posted: 25 Jul 2012 | Published: 25 Jul 2012

LifeSize

Cloud-based File Management System for BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet Customers
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Discover details about a cloud-based content management solution that helps you achieve simple, secure content sharing from desktops, laptops, smartphones, or tablets in a flexible, dynamic manner.
Posted: 24 Jul 2012 | Published: 24 Jul 2012

BlackBerry

Mobilize to Rightsize Your Network
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Uncover how rightsizing your network can help you determine where wired network capacity can be offset with more cost-effective Wi-Fi options - helping you save money, time, and space!
Posted: 30 May 2012 | Published: 14 Mar 2011

Aruba Networks

Conquering Today's Bring-Your-Own-Device Challenges
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: It is vital to consider the effect BYOD will have on your network before allowing it in your enterprise. In this resource discover the new networking requirements of BYOD to help you embrace it for the better of your enterprise.
Posted: 15 Apr 2012 | Published: 23 Mar 2012

Aruba Networks

What You Need to Know About the Costs of Mobility  
sponsored by iPass Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Control rising mobility expenses, uncover cost reduction opportunities, and improve operational efficiencies through an enterprise-defined mobility strategy. 
Posted: 30 Jan 2012 | Published: 27 Jan 2012

iPass Inc.

The Case For Endpoint Data Protection
sponsored by Cibecs
WHITE PAPER: Cibecs is an automated data backup and recovery solution specifically developed for endpoint devices. Cibecs offers tangible operational benefits over and above the “insurance” benefit of quick and easy data recovery.C
Posted: 06 Jul 2011 | Published: 06 Jul 2011

Cibecs

Laptop Backup for Remote Workforce
sponsored by Druva Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses the key concerns in remote-backup (like bandwidth and network access) and the shortcomings in existing solutions which makes employees avoid backups. Learn more by accessing this paper today.
Posted: 18 Oct 2010 | Published: 18 Oct 2010

Druva Software

The All New 2010 Intel Core vPro Processor Family and Windows 7: Your Best Choice for Business PCs
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: The all new Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor family complements the new Windows® 7 operating system by building effective trusted computing and management mechanisms into the hardware. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 04 Oct 2010 | Published: 25 Jan 2010

Intel

Laptop Locks: A Simple and Cost-Effective Approach to Data Loss Prevention
sponsored by Kensington
WHITE PAPER: This paper will educate IT decision makers on the need for physical security, how it can protect sensitive data, and how Kensington laptop locks can help.
Posted: 04 Oct 2010 | Published: 04 Oct 2010

Kensington

Intelligence that Adapts to Your Needs
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: The all new 2010 Intel Core vPro processor family is designed to keep downtime and desk-side visits to a minimum.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Published: 28 Apr 2010

Intel

Airport Insecurity: The Case of Lost Laptops
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: This paper contains the findings of a study to understand the current risks posed to sensitive and confidential data contained in the laptops of business travelers.
Posted: 15 Jan 2010 | Published: 30 Jun 2008

Dell India

Using Encrypting File System to Protect Microsoft Dynamics CRM Data on a V3c Client Running Windows XP Professional
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how to use Encrypting File System (EFS), a feature that is provided by default in the Windows® operating system, to protect data in Microsoft Dynamics CRM clients for Outlook Compatibility Update running on Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2 (SP2).
Posted: 25 Aug 2009 | Published: 28 Jun 2007

Microsoft

Using Total Cost of Ownership to Determine Optimal PC Refresh Lifecycles
sponsored by Wipro Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Wipro analysts gathered information from 106 IT organizations in North America, Great Britain, and Germany in March 2009. This whitepaper explores contributing factors that determine the optimal refresh rate for laptop and desktop PCs, using examples from the firms that participated in the survey.
Posted: 27 Jul 2009 | Published: 04 May 2009

Wipro Technologies

Is Your Data at Risk?: Why Physical Security is Insufficient for Laptop Computers
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Evaluating the various data security options to protect your PCs can be challenging. This paper examines the options, discusses why passwords alone are not sufficient and makes the case for strong data encryption.
Posted: 17 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jun 2009

Sophos, Inc.

Using Total Cost of Ownership to Determine Optimal PC Refresh Lifecycles
sponsored by Wipro Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Written for IT decision makers and practitioners across industry verticals who are responsible for managing fleets of laptop and desktop PCs, this paper provides a TCO assessment framework for optimal PC refresh rates based on Equivalent Annual Cost analysis..
Posted: 12 Jun 2009 | Published: 01 May 2009

Wipro Technologies

Unprotected Laptops: The Million Dollar Gamble: How Much Can Your Company Afford to Lose?
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn more about laptop security and how asset and data protection solutions from Dell can help save your company millions of dollars.
Posted: 27 Jan 2009 | Published: 27 Jan 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

The Windows Mobile Netbook for the Enterprise with Low TCO
sponsored by Celio Corp / REDFLY Mobile Companion
WHITE PAPER: The Windows Mobile smartphone is easily deployed with a wide array of productivity tools allowing the mobile user to quickly respond to customer requests, stay up-to-date on the latest company information or access remote desktops.
Posted: 30 Oct 2008 | Published: 29 Aug 2008

Celio Corp / REDFLY Mobile Companion

Cost-effective Data Protection for Microsoft Windows Environments
sponsored by Zmanda Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses the challenges of protecting Microsoft Windows files, databases, and email applications within a heterogeneous IT environment; and demonstrates how Amanda Enterprise, combined with its clients and agents.
Posted: 01 Aug 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2008

Zmanda Inc.
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LAPTOP COMPUTERS DEFINITION (continued): …  makers of laptop computers are IBM, Apple, Compaq, Dell, and Toshiba. Laptop computers generally cost more than desktop computers with the same capabilities because they are more difficult to design and manufacture. A laptop can effectively be turned into a desktop computer with a docking station, a hardware frame that supplies connections for peripheral input/output devices such as a printer or larger monitor. The less capable port replicator allows you to connect a laptop to a number of peripherals through a single plug.Laptops usually come with displays that use thin-screen technology. The … 
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