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DEFINITION: Boot Camp is a program that allows users of Intel-based Macintosh computers to run the Microsoft Windows XP operating system. Once Boot Camp has been installed on the Mac's hard drive, the machine can be restarted (re-booted) using either Mac OS X or Windows XP. Boot Camp will be incorporated as a standard feature of the next release of Mac OS X, known as Leopard. Boot Camp is expected to make Macintosh  … 
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Macintosh Operating System White Papers (View All Report Types)
IBM Managed Mobility Services for Mac: Integrate and Manage Mac Devices Across Your Enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover a streamlined method for delivering, setting up, configuring, supporting, and managing Mac devices in this white paper. Explore the benefits that IBM's managed mobility services offering can provide, including improved employee satisfaction and productivity, reduced risk to corporate data while enabling device preference, and more.
Posted: 01 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016


Client Management Best Practices for Managing Mac Systems
sponsored by CDW
WHITE PAPER: One of the greatest challenges facing any institution is the maintenance of a large number of computer systems. When properly performed, lifecycle management—from the loading dock to the recycler—maximizes your return on investment, keeps your users more productive, and protects the security of your computer systems and your enterprise data.
Posted: 15 Apr 2010 | Published: 15 Apr 2010


Security Threat Report: July 2009 Update
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Businesses are continuing to face a challenging threat landscape. Check out this paper to learn about recent security threats related to Web 2.0, social networking sites, email, mobile devices, and Mac computers.
Posted: 28 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2009

Sophos, Inc.

Infrastructure, Interrupted: Apple in the Enterprise Redefined
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the evolution of Apple in the enterprise and how you can make shifting standards and multiple platforms work together to benefit your organization.
Posted: 16 Feb 2012 | Published: 05 Oct 2012


Integrating Macs with Microsoft DFS - Best Practices
sponsored by GroupLogic
WHITE PAPER: This document describes three options for integrating Macs with Microsoft DFS infrastructure.
Posted: 15 Feb 2012 | Published: 15 Feb 2012


The Best of Both Worlds: Sharing Mac Files on Windows Servers
sponsored by GroupLogic
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses the issues involved in sharing files between Macs and Windows servers and compares the options for successful integration. It is intended for systems administrators, technical evaluators and decision-makers who are considering upgrading or purchasing a Mac/Windows integration solution.
Posted: 27 Oct 2009 | Published: 27 Oct 2009


Rapid Integration: Seamlessly Create Messaging Solutions
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Faster and simpler development, interoperability, and deployment is possible -- even for users typically locked out of real-time integration. Discover ways to help users develop, manage, and monitor processes together with minimal IT overhead.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

Red Hat

A 10 Minute Guide to Software Harvesting
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: Securing the funding to get started in Software Asset Management (SAM) or Software License Optimization can sometimes be difficult. One way to get the attention of senior business managers is to provide quick wins that point to greater cost savings over time.
Posted: 11 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Snow Software

Architectural Choices for the HANA-Bound SAP Customer
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes an in-depth look at the architectural choices available to SAP customers who have decided to move to HANA. Learn now about the evolution toward HANA, its next stage, and the advantages behind certain partnerships.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 28 Aug 2015


Thinking Outside the Container: How to Overcome MDM Limitations
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how to overcome the limitations of current container-based MDM/MAM solutions. Access this paper to implement MAM/MDM solutions that don't contain the user and constrain the benefits of mobility, and which empower the user by enabling the new capabilities found in the native mobile OS.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 02 Mar 2016

MACINTOSH OPERATING SYSTEM DEFINITION (continued): …  computers more accessible to users of Windows XP Home Edition or Professional Edition. Boot Camp will also allow current Macintosh users to run more of the programs designed specifically for Windows-based computers. In order for a Mac user to install and run Boot Camp, the following components are necessary: An Intel-based Mac with a USB keyboard and mouse or built-in keyboard and TrackPad. 10 gigabytes or more of free hard drive space. One blank recordable CD or DVD. A single-disc version of Windows XP Home Edition or Windows XP Professional. Windows XP Service Pack 2 or later. Mac OS X … 
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