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ALSO CALLED: Desktop PC Management, Managing PCs, Managing Personal Computers, PC Management
DEFINITION: Desktop management is a comprehensive approach to managing all the computers within an organization. Despite its name, desktop management includes overseeing laptops and other computing devices as well as desktop computers. Desktop management is a component of systems management, which is the administration of all components of an organization's information systems. Other components of systems management  … 
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Top 8 Considerations to Enable - and Simplify - Mobility
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
WHITE PAPER: Embracing mobility doesn't need to be complicated or costly. Gain expert advice on the top 8 considerations for simply, but effectively enabling mobility in both the enterprise and the IT department.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Windows 8 and BYOD, Embrace the Trend
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses how Windows 8 utilizes cross-platform capabilities to provide a unified end-user experience that offers a closer union of mobile devices and traditional client desktops to streamline management and boost efficiency.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

When It Makes Sense to Move to Desktop Virtualization: Seven Key Indicators
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper discusses the seven key factors that indicate that you're ready for VDI.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

VMware

Desktop Transformation: Start Right, to End Right
sponsored by Flexera Software
WHITE PAPER: The recommendations described in this whitepaper will help you ensure a successful desktop transformation that involves combinations of VDI and hosted/published desktops and applications, layering of application virtualization and personalization.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Flexera Software

Modern Infrastructure July 2013
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EZINE: The July issue of Modern Infrastructure covers the challenges of private cloud adoption, along with endpoint management and top-notch server and network design.
Posted: 05 Jul 2013 | Published: 05 Jul 2013

SearchDataCenter.com

Top 5 Reasons Why You Must Migrate Away from Windows XP Today
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: The longer you wait to migrate off Windows XP – the more complicated the process becomes. Download this white paper that discusses the top 5 reasons you need to move away from Windows XP today.
Posted: 03 Jul 2013 | Published: 03 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

DaaS: An Affordable Business Continuity Solution
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about the benefits of using Desktops-as-a-Service for disaster recovery and why it is arguably the simplest and most affordable way to get systems back up and running quickly.
Posted: 01 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Jul 2013

VMware

The Future of Desktop Virtualization, Chapter 4
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This expert resource discusses how bring your own device (BYOD) policies, when used in conjunction with virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), can return control back to IT while reducing the administrative and management headaches commonly associated with user-owned devices in the enterprise.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Introduction to Desktop Virtualization for the IT Pro
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper takes an in-depth look at desktop virtualization, serving as an introduction for those new to the technology and also as a helpful review for IT pros who are embarking on their virtual desktop journey.
Posted: 27 Jun 2013 | Published: 27 Jun 2013

VMware

Implementing Desktop Virtualization, Step-by-Step
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the top four considerations you need to take into account before delving into an implementation plan.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

VMware

Application virtualization: Powerful delivery or problematic distraction?
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Using virtual-application delivery platforms is easy – but have you considered the challenges of application virtualization? What's the best way to solve them? In this new white paper, discover the road bumps when creating and installing virtual applications – and how to easily get past them.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

Dell and Microsoft

How to Improve Migrations with User and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by AppSense
VIDEO: Watch this quick video to learn how user and desktop virtualization can not only help make Windows 7 migration simpler, but can make management easier for your IT department while creating a much better user experience.
Posted: 27 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 27 Jul 2013

AppSense

ESG Lab Report: VMware View and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover how desktop virtualization enables IT objectives and learn how others have deployed it.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2012

Dell and VMware

What's New in VMware vSphere 5.1?
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Dig into the features in vSphere 5.1 and learn how they can help expand your virtual environment.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Jul 2012

Dell and VMware

Taneja Group Analysis: Executive Summary: An Overview of the Virtualization and Cloud Market Vendor Landscape for Small and Medium Businesses
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the unique challenges SMBs face when deploying virtualization and cloud technologies.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Sep 2012

VMware, Inc.

Top 10 Reasons to Use Virtualization for Migrations
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: User virtualization can aid your Windows 7 migration.  User virtualization will ultimately improve your Windows 7 use, reduce costs and enhance user experience and productivity through a people-centric approach to migration.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

AppSense

Windows and the Always Connected Workstyle
sponsored by AppSense
WEBCAST: This presentation explains what tools and techniques are available to help keep your IT department up to speed for any modern desktop initiative.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Sep 25, 2012

AppSense

Nationwide Children's Hospital achieve a smooth migration process with AppSense
sponsored by AppSense
CASE STUDY: In this case-study, find out how Nationwide Children’s Hospital improved desktop manageability and security, increased flexibility for remote workers, and decreased logon times by migrating to virtual desktops.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

AppSense

Columbia Memorial Hospital Case Study
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
CASE STUDY: This exclusive case study demonstrates how a healthcare facility was able to use desktop virtualization to deliver applications more effectively while simplifying administration and reducing costs.
Posted: 18 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

The Future of Desktop Computing: Preparing for effective desktop delivery in the post PC-era
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EGUIDE: Leading industry experts Gabe Knuth and Brian Madden dig into the real future of the desktop. Gain insight into the challenges Windows 8 presents in end user satisfaction, what our future desktops will look like, and how the consumerization of IT will blur the lines for desktop admins.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

SearchDataCenter.com

Beaufort Memorial Hospital Case Study
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
CASE STUDY: This informative case study details how a healthcare facility used a desktop virtualization solution to reduce desktop provisioning time, cut login time in half and dramatically improve security and productivity.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Frost and Sullivan Whitepaper: Constant Access to Patient Care Applications and Information in a Digital World
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource explores best practices and the underlying value of hospital desktop virtualization, including where it can be the most beneficial and how to ensure effective deployment.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Windows 7 Migration Station
sponsored by Flexera Software
EBOOK: This IT handbook weighs the pros and cons of migrating to Windows 7. Review migration tools that can help ease the burden of an OS upgrade along with the licensing and hardware considerations.
Posted: 04 Jul 2013 | Published: 02 Jul 2013

Flexera Software

Simplify and secure corporate laptops
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative paper to discover a desktop virtualization platform from Citrix which can deliver the benefits of local desktop virtualization to laptop users with the flexibility to work from anywhere.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Shift Your Thinking on Endpoint Protection
sponsored by CenterBeam
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, SearchSecurity.com experts explain the state of endpoint security and why it's time to change our endpoint protection approach. View now to learn more.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

CenterBeam
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DESKTOP MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  include network management and database management.Traditional desktop management tasks include installing and maintaining hardware and software, spam filtering, and administering user permissions. In recent years, however, security-related tasks have become an increasingly large part of desktop management. As a result, an increasingly large proportion of administrative resources have been devoted to security-related tasks, such as patch management, fighting viruses and spyware, and controlling greynet applications (programs installed without corporate approval, such as instant messaging, file … 
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