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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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Comparing the TCO of Physical PCs, VDI, and Cloud-hosted Desktops as a Service (DaaS)
sponsored by Desktone (VMware)
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource provides a comparison of the TCO of virtual, physical and cloud-based desktop infrastructures so you can evaluate which approach would best fit in your organization.
Posted: 12 Dec 2012 | Published: 01 May 2013

Desktone (VMware)

BYOD & the Implications for IT: How to Support BYOD without Putting Your Company at Risk
sponsored by Desktone (VMware)
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource discusses an approach to implementing a BYOD policy in your organization that IT can embrace without having to sacrifice security and control.
Posted: 12 Dec 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Desktone (VMware)

VMworld Europe Case Study:  Bull SAS
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
CASE STUDY: Bull SAS collaborated with suppliers to build a private cloud platform capable of keeping sensitive data secure.
Posted: 16 Nov 2012 | Published: 16 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

VMworld Europe Case Study:  Colt Technology
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
CASE STUDY: Managed service provider Colt designed and rolled out a scalable, cloud-hosted desktop virtualisation project that is reaping benefits for local councils.
Posted: 16 Nov 2012 | Published: 16 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

VMworld Europe Case Study: DER Deutsches Reisebüro
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
CASE STUDY: A Germany travel agent gained control of its IT and increased its profits after implementing a desk top virtualisation project.
Posted: 16 Nov 2012 | Published: 16 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Tackling Workplace Mobility and Bring Your Own Device Initiatives with the VMware View Mobile Secure Desktop
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webcast explores the issues with enabling BYOD in the workplace and provides details of a desktop virtualization-based solution that will help you securely support device diversity, mobile workers, and BYOD initiatives.
Posted: 25 Oct 2012 | Premiered: Aug 23, 2012

VMware, Inc.

Scalability and Flexibility: Two of Today's Most Important Metrics
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive resource to discover a solution that can integrate with relevant servers, storage and networking options and ensure that your virtual desktop environment is functioning at the level of efficiency that your organization requires.
Posted: 19 Oct 2012 | Published: 19 Oct 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

BYOPC Strategy: Policies and Problem Solving
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: Creating a bring your own PC (BYOPC) policy before implementation is crucial to the success of the initiative. In this E-Guide from SearchConsumerization.com, get help creating a policy that fulfills your employees' and your organizations' needs alike.
Posted: 13 Dec 2012 | Published: 13 Dec 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Top Strategies for Application Performance Monitoring
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide from SearchEnterpriseWAN.com explores the importance of application performance monitoring and management (APM) and aims to answer all your questions surrounding this technology.
Posted: 11 Dec 2012 | Published: 11 Dec 2012

CA Technologies.

Updating Your Corporate BYOD Program for Success
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchConsumerization.com explores the issues that bring your own device (BYOD) programs solve and key considerations to ensure the success of your BYOD program.
Posted: 07 Dec 2012 | Published: 07 Dec 2012

Citrix

A special issue celebrating 30 years of MicroScope
sponsored by MicroScope
EZINE: A special issue celebrating the 30th anniversary of MicroScope's launch back in 1982.
Posted: 07 Dec 2012 | Published: 10 Dec 2012

MicroScope

Transcript - How to Cure Virtual Server & VDI Performance Headaches
sponsored by Astute Networks, Inc
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Read on to discover a storage solution specifically designed to handle the demands of a complex virtual environment so that your virtual server or desktop infrastructure will perform at the high levels you need it to.
Posted: 05 Dec 2012 | Published: 05 Dec 2012

Astute Networks, Inc

Tips and Best Practices for a Midmarket Desktop Virtualization Deployment
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EGUIDE: If your organization is among the many looking to implement desktop virtualization solutions, be sure to have a plan. This e-guide discusses the best practices on how to align technology with company goals, while staying focused on obtaining a sufficient ROI.
Posted: 03 Dec 2012 | Published: 22 Feb 2011

Dell, Inc.

E-Book: Making VDIs Work for You
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: When configuring storage for a virtual desktop environment, you'll run into a lot of the same issues you had to deal with when you set up storage for your virtual servers. But a virtual desktop infrastructure also has its own special challenges. Access the e-book for tips and best practices for implementing a virtual desktop infrastructure.
Posted: 03 Dec 2012 | Published: 04 Mar 2011

Dell, Inc.

Cloud management software: What’s in it for IT?
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores cloud management software and how it can not only automate back-end server workloads but also optimize virtual desktop management.
Posted: 29 Nov 2012 | Published: 29 Nov 2012

IBM

IT Handbook: Windows 8 Migration Station
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EBOOK: This handbook presents best practices for moving to Microsoft's latest operating system, including assessing your organization's needs to determine whether Windows 8 is a good fit, which applications should move over, and what help is out there for your migration project and licensing.
Posted: 29 Nov 2012 | Published: 25 Oct 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

3 Expert Strategies to Prepare for a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, discover what infrastructure changes you need to make before implementing VDI, including advice on how it will impact your network, storage and applications. Also, gain insight into storage arrays and whether your current option could limit the benefits of your VDI deployment.
Posted: 28 Nov 2012 | Published: 28 Nov 2012

Oracle Corporation

Desktop Virtualization: Discover your options
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide examines the different kinds of desktop virtualization technologies, along with how they're used and which products are available so that you can decide if your organization would benefit from a virtual desktop initiative.
Posted: 27 Nov 2012 | Published: 27 Nov 2012

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Two IT pros show how VDI can change the desktop management game
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix
EGUIDE: Access this exclusive resource to learn how to select performance measurement and management tools that can optimize your VDI.
Posted: 27 Nov 2012 | Published: 27 Nov 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc and Citrix

It's Not Too Soon to Think About Windows Licensing
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
EGUIDE: While you may not be ready to hop on the Windows 8 bandwagon quite yet, it's never too early to start the planning process. This expert E-guide from SearchConsumerization.com provides the best strategies for upgrading your operating systems and explores the benefits it can provide your organization.
Posted: 13 Nov 2012 | Published: 13 Nov 2012

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

E-Guide: Best Practices for Installing Windows 8 on Your Laptop
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
EGUIDE: This e-guide takes a first look at Windows 8 features and discusses best practice for installing this OS upgrade. Discover how to streamline deployment for your laptops and review the security and user interface enhancements of this latest Microsoft OS.
Posted: 13 Nov 2012 | Published: 13 Nov 2012

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

Presentation Transcript: Virtual Desktops Simplified
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Citrix
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Access this exclusive resource to learn how effective desktop virtualization can benefit your business, and how you can get started the right way.
Posted: 07 Nov 2012 | Published: 07 Nov 2012

Dell, Inc. and Citrix

Presentation Transcript: Best Practices for Scaling Your Pilot and Leveraging the Cloud
sponsored by Dell Wyse
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Access this exclusive resource to learn best practices for scaling your desktop virtualization pilot so that you can take full advantage of the platform.
Posted: 07 Nov 2012 | Published: 07 Nov 2012

Dell Wyse

Brian Madden Book - The VDI Delusion
sponsored by Stoneware, Inc.
EBOOK: Access this expert resource from VDI guru Brian Madden to learn the reasons behind why most VDI projects do not deliver the benefits they promise.
Posted: 07 Nov 2012 | Published: 07 Nov 2012

Stoneware, Inc.

IT Handbook: Windows 8 Migration Station
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
EBOOK: This handbook presents best practices for moving to Microsoft's latest operating system, including assessing your organization's needs to determine whether Windows 8 is a good fit, which applications should move over, and what help is out there for your migration project and licensing.
Posted: 25 Oct 2012 | Published: 25 Oct 2012

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
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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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