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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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Chrome Replaces Windows at Woolworths
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines why business decision makers and IT staff at a supermarket chain manager decided to adopt Google Chrome as well as the challenges they faced – and overcame – during the transition.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

Citrix

Expands the workspace with one single cable
sponsored by MMD
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Check out the following solution brief to get a firsthand look at what's new to the world of docking stations. See how with USB 3.0 you can virtually eliminate the need for excess wires, actually increase worker well-being, and more.
Posted: 15 Apr 2014 | Published: 15 Apr 2014

MMD

New Philips Office Monitors Bring Wellbeing to the Workplace
sponsored by MMD
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores the benefits of how pairing your workforce with an ergonomic monitor can alleviate a large portion of pain and fatigue, ultimately increasing their well-being, happiness, and efficiency. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 11 Apr 2014

MMD

IT Priorities 2014 Special Report
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: Computer Weekly editors draw on their expertise to explain the main technology trends for IT in the UK and across Europe in 2014.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 10 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Targeting 'knowledge workers' for improved desktop delivery
sponsored by Citrix and HP
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how knowledge workers can benefit from an alternative desktop delivery model that allows IT to roll out desktops with confidence, allowing the platform to deliver resources to users and providing the experience they require to get their job done.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Citrix and HP

5 Top Reasons Why Now Is the Time To Consider Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Here are 5 of the top reasons deploying desktop virtualization technology is more beneficial than ever.
Posted: 01 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Citrix

Track Microsoft Licensing for Desktops Running Windows 8, Office 2013
sponsored by SearchEnterpriseDesktop
EBOOK: In this three-part handbook, take a look at what enterprises need to know about licensing for Windows 8 and Office 2013 and how it affects Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS).
Posted: 04 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2014

SearchEnterpriseDesktop

Tablet, Laptop or Desktop? How to Pick the Right Devices for Your Users
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro
WHITE PAPER: This step-by-step guide walks you through the four critical steps you need to take when trying to find the devices that will achieve the perfect combination of worker productivity and manageable operational costs.
Posted: 24 Feb 2014 | Published: 24 Feb 2014

Dell, Inc. and Windows 8 Pro

Managing desktops in modern IT environments
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Take two minutes to let us know how IT pros really view the desktop management market so our SearchEnterpriseDesktop.com editorial team can report the facts and reveal the misconceptions, and by doing so, gain exclusive access to our comprehensive desktop management guide.
Posted: 19 Feb 2014 | Published: 19 Feb 2014

TechTarget

Separate Fact from Fiction for Microsoft Licensing and Delivering DaaS
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WEBCAST: Learn the ins-and-outs of Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) and the complexity of licensing, providing tips for fine tuning your own DaaS strategy.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Sep 20, 2013

NaviSite, Inc.

The Truth About Microsoft Licensing and the DaaS Delivery Model
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) delivery model and how it is helping businesses successfully manage and control their increasingly mobile-centric IT environments. This is a podcast presentation transcript.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2013

NaviSite, Inc.

7 Steps for Developing an Air-Tight Cloud Security Plan
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Find seven steps your organization can take in order leverage cloud services cost-effectively and securely. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Sep 2013

NaviSite, Inc.

Why you Should Replace Traditional Desktops with Cloud Solutions
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn the reasons for changing traditional desktop computing strategies, why cloud-hosted solutions make sense, and how to leverage cloud-hosted desktops for Windows 7 migration, mobile and remote support, and disaster recovery.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Published: 23 Sep 2013

NaviSite, Inc.

Nike Adopts Desktop-as-a-Service and Reaps the Benefits
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WEBCAST: Paul August, infrastructure architect for end-user computing at Nike, explains how they were able to leverage Desktop-as-a-Service to create a standardized desktop that gives IT the security controls they want while providing end-users the worldwide flexibility and access they need.
Posted: 11 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Sep 26, 2013

NaviSite, Inc.

VDI Buyer's Guide: A detailed, objective comparison of top VDI and thin client tools
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: With so many virtual desktop technologies available in the market, and each vendor claiming to have the latest and greatest offering, evaluating your options and making a purchasing decision can be challenging. Complete this short survey to receive exclusive access to a detailed, objective comparison of top VDI and thin client tools.
Posted: 05 Feb 2014 | Published: 05 Feb 2014

TechTarget

7 Key Indicators that You Need to Extend Virtualization to the Desktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines 7 key indicators that you need to extend virtualization to the desktop.
Posted: 16 May 2014 | Published: 16 May 2014

VMware

Creating an Adaptive End-User Experience with DaaS
sponsored by VMware
VIDEO: This video explains how delivering desktops as a cloud service can help alleviate the desktop delivery and management issues are facing in regards to the introduction of consumer-level mobile devices.
Posted: 02 May 2014 | Premiered: 02 May 2014

VMware

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Desktops as a Service
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn about DaaS and how it can help nearly all-sized organizations to simplify the delivery of cloud-hosted virtual desktops to end users at a predictable cost.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

VMware

Using DaaS to Meet Mobile User Needs
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the user needs driving the need for desktop and application delivery optimization, such as device independence and user self-service, and explains how DaaS helps organizations enable cloud-based virtual desktops that help optimize both the end-user experience and IT management capabilities.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 25 Apr 2014

VMware

Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers' Flexible Device Policy using VMware
sponsored by VMware
CASE STUDY: This video case study details the benefits a law firm got from turning to desktop virtualization.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 10 Apr 2014

VMware

Combine Cost Effectiveness with End User Satisfaction
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will teach you more about assessing your workforce needs in order to make informed decisions about optimization plans.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Fujitsu

Enabling Lightning-Fast Search of Files & Emails in Citrix Virtual Desktop Environments
sponsored by Citrix Ready and X1
WEBCAST: For IT departments, the benefits of virtual desktop infrastructures (VDI) are clear - enabling secure and efficient BYOD, streamlining IT administration, and reducing operational costs. In this webinar you will see why desktop and enterprise search are critical elements of end-user productivity.
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Apr 10, 2014


More Than Nothing, a Zero Client Simplifies the Desktop
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: In this article, you'll find a detailed examination of what zero clients are, how they work, what their primary benefits might be and where their key limitations are to be found.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Kindred Healthcare, Inc – HP Thin Clients Support Efficient, High-Quality Care
sponsored by HP and AMD
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the case study of Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a large provider of post-acute care services who desperately needed to find a way to improve branch connectivity under extremely tight budgetary pressures.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2014

HP and AMD

Improve end-user experience with alternative desktop delivery model
sponsored by HP & AMD
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how knowledge workers can benefit from an alternative desktop delivery model that allows IT to roll out desktops with confidence that the platform can deliver resources to users and provide the experience they require to get their job done.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Published: 10 Feb 2014

HP & AMD
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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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