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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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Desktop Virtualization: Reduce Costs, Improve Efficiencies with Proven VDI Solutions
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: VDI technology has advanced and, as a result, IT is able to address a full spectrum of use cases. Discover a variety of use cases that VDI addresses, the processes that VDI simplifies, and the end-to-end organizational benefits VDI provides.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

VDI—Simplify Your Migration to Windows 10 and Embrace Desktop Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover how to streamline your migration to Windows 10 with a virtualized infrastructure that simplifies BYOD, app compatibility, and corporate desktop management. Access this paper now to answer your burning questions about this OS and how it pertains to desktop virtualization.
Posted: 21 Jan 2016 | Published: 21 Jan 2016

Citrix

Where to Begin with Windows 10
sponsored by SearchEnterpriseDesktop
EBOOK: The information that IT admins need about Windows isn't always easy to find – and it's often difficult to digest. Gain expert insight into Windows 10 migrations, including, major process updates and upgrades in Windows 10, XP-to-Windows 10 migration success tips and tricks, and more.
Posted: 14 Jan 2016 | Published: 14 Jan 2016

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktops
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, learn about Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop and see firsthand how this system can provide a cost-effective alternative to proprietary operating systems, making it a powerful option for those businesses that don't have a big budget but still want reliable, secure desktop for their users.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Top Use Cases for App Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WEBCAST: Employees are demanding access to corporate resources from anywhere, on any device, to stay productive. Learn how IT can empower a mobile workforce with secure access to apps and data from a diverse set of mobile devices.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Premiered: Nov 16, 2015

Citrix

Seven Server-Hosted Virtual Desktop (VDI) Providers and How They Stack Up
sponsored by Citrix
ANALYST REPORT: Read The Forrester Wave™: Server-Hosted Virtual Desktops (VDI) Q3 2015 now and get the essential guidance you need to select the VDI solution that's right for your organization.
Posted: 10 Nov 2015 | Published: 18 Sep 2015

Citrix

Upgrading to Windows 10: Pros & Cons for Your Enterprise
sponsored by SearchEnterpriseDesktop
EBOOK: In this guide, learn about the features and benefits of Windows 10—such as an improved user interface—that could persuade users, IT managers, and administrators to adopt.
Posted: 24 Sep 2015 | Published: 24 Sep 2015

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Top 10 Reasons to Strengthen Information Security with App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this paper we explore ten reasons why desktop virtualization should be the foundation of your layered approach to information security.
Posted: 16 Sep 2015 | Published: 03 Dec 2013

Citrix

Four customers who never have to refresh their PCs again
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore four organizations who have transformed their business by implementing desktop virtualization, paired within client computing. Find out how this enabled IT to escape the costly PC refresh cycles and reallocate their PC refresh budget into other business areas.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Citrix

A Computer Weekly buyer's guide to desktop computing 2020
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Tablets, smartphones, cloud computing and applications delivered as a service offer compelling new ways to work. In this 11-page buyer's guide, Computer Weekly looks at how this way of working is likely to evolve further over the next five years and how it will affect users and IT departments alike.
Posted: 05 Mar 2015 | Published: 05 Mar 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Ten Areas Where Citrix XenApp Outperforms VMware Horizon
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper examines a virtualization platform that can enable virtually any Windows application to be virtualized, centralized, and managed in the data center, and can instantly deliver it as a service to users anywhere on any device.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

Citrix

Brian Madden Explores VDI and Hyperconverged Infrastructures
sponsored by SimpliVity
VIDEO: In this video, independent analyst and blogger Brian Madden discusses hyper-convergence and VDI with Sammie Ginger, a principal VDI engineer at SimpliVity. Watch now and learn how a hyperconverged infrastructure solution can enable your enterprise to deliver more virtual desktops on less hardware without sacrificing performance or reliability.
Posted: 19 Feb 2016 | Premiered: 19 Feb 2016

SimpliVity

Desktop Virtualization Aids Graphic-Heavy Apps and BYOD
sponsored by NVIDIA/VMware
EGUIDE: This e-guide illustrates how virtual desktops can aid graphics-heavy apps, and will help you discover how GPU virtualization can aid app performance, and ease BYOD management. Access this guide to get an exclusive look at Nvidia vGPU support and its accommodation of VDI graphics demands.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 08 Feb 2016

NVIDIA/VMware

When Cloud-Based Desktops are a Good Idea
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: With all the DaaS talk lately, you'd think everyone was moving to cloud-based desktops, but we're really looking at what amounts to a niche market in what is already a niche market. This expert e-guide details the top use cases for DaaS and how these use cases can translate into successful DaaS deployments.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 08 Feb 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Windows 10: Top 10 Features IT Pros Will Love
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide describes the 10 most crucial Windows 10 features that IT pros need to know about, including mobile device management, work folders that regulate access to corporate content, the return of the Start Menu, and 7 more.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016

Microsoft

A Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide to Windows 10 Migration
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: In this 12-page buyer's guide, the experts at Computer Weekly explore what you need to about a Windows 10 migration.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Published: 16 Nov 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

The Rising Value - and Falling Cost - of App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The growing strategic value of desktop virtualization is advancing quickly, providing new ways to enable business mobility and increase the flexibility. Learn how falling cost factors in every part of the desktop virtualization architecture making it more affordable than ever.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Citrix

Benefits of Remote Desktop and App Delivery Tools
sponsored by Parallels, Inc.
EGUIDE: Access this exclusive e-guide to examine the use cases for RDSH and VDI. Also, discover a remote desktop and application delivery tool that gives IT pros a low-cost alternative to other app publishing technologies.
Posted: 31 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Parallels, Inc.

The Desktop Admin's Guide to the World Beyond Windows
sponsored by SearchEnterpriseDesktop
EBOOK: Short Description (350 characters or less) Managing mobile devices can seem daunting for desktop administrators, but it doesn't have to be. Explore the management and security tools that come with today's mobile OSes.
Posted: 09 Jun 2015 | Published: 09 Jun 2015

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Public Sector IT Specialist Improves Council's Flexibility, Efficiency, Security
sponsored by Colt Data Centre Services
CASE STUDY: Find out how desktop virtualization gives local governments the ability to support secure, flexible working and free councils to move ahead with an innovative shared service and allows employees to easily work from different locations, using any device, while also improving data security.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Colt Data Centre Services

There's an App Store for That: Stock Your Mobile Workers with the Right Resources
sponsored by SearchMobileComputing
EZINE: In this issue of Modern Mobility, you will discover how to develop, provision, and manage mobile apps through an individualized enterprise app store built on a secure portal. Access this e-zine now to learn how deploying your own app store cuts down on the problems that arise with public stores.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015

SearchMobileComputing

Desktop management tools still an IT staple
sponsored by SearchEnterpriseDesktop
EBOOK: Despite the rise of mobility, PCs remain prevalent in the business world. So desktop management tools are a must for IT departments looking to secure and control these devices.
Posted: 13 Apr 2015 | Published: 13 Apr 2015

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Computer Weekly – 17 March 2015: Smartwatches mean business
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we examine the potential enterprise uses of the Apple Watch, and find out what sort of apps might work for businesses. Our latest buyer's guide discusses the future of the desktop computer. And we look at how technology is being used to improve customer experience for big consumer-facing organisations.
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 13 Mar 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

Avoiding Pitfalls on the Path to Endpoint Security
sponsored by Dell
EBOOK: Learn how to craft a sound enterprise desktop security strategy with the tips in this expert ezine from TechTarget.
Posted: 11 Dec 2014 | Published: 11 Dec 2014

Dell

Selecting the Right Thin Client Devices Prevents Years of Regret
sponsored by Dell
EGUIDE: This expert resource will show you how to pick the right thin client.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2014

Dell
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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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