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DEFINITION: Desktop virtualization is the use of virtual machines to let multiple network subscribers maintain individualized desktops on a single, centrally located computer or server. The central machine may be at a residence, business or data center. Users may be geographically scattered but are all connected to the central machine by a proprietary local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN) or the  … 
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The New VDI Reality E-Book Chapter 4: VDI Performance and the User Experience
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: This e-book chapter, from Brian Madden's "The New VDI Reality" takes a look at the general challenges of putting a desktop in a datacenter—challenges which apply to both VDI and Remote Desktop Server-Based Computing (RDSH).
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

The New VDI Reality E-Book Chapter 3: VDI Management and Storage
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: This e-book takes a look at two topics that are important for organizations that are implementing a virtual desktop infrastructure—management and storage.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

VDI worst practices
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this brief expert paper to learn what not to do when undertaking a VDI implementation. Inside, discover 3 of the most common VDI mistakes and how these can be avoided.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

Make one-to-one computing a reality
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: In order to bypass the costs of adding PCs, the typical route for enabling 1:1 computing, more schools are turning to desktop virtualization to achieve this goal without straining existing resources or budgets.
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

NComputing

The New VDI Reality E-Book Chapter 2: The Promise and Reality of VDI
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: This e-book chapter digs into the reality of VDI, including where it works, where it doesn't, and some of the challenges it faces along with how people are using VDI in the real world (including scenarios where people are not using VDI).
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

The New VDI Reality E-Book Chapter 1: Why Are We Here?
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: This e-book chapter, The New VDI Reality Chapter 1: Why Are We Here?, takes a look at what exactly desktop virtualization is, the current state of the enterprise desktop, and how VDI came to exist (including its roots in the datacenter and how Citrix and VMware duked it out in the last decade.)
Posted: 30 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Jul 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Webinar: Awesome VDI, Miniscule Storage: Construction Firm Tells How
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
VIDEO: In this video, Egan CIO Jim Nonn explains how his company is deploying VDI at less than 4GB per desktop while keeping management ultra-simple.
Posted: 29 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 06 Feb 2014

Unidesk Corporation

VDI Tech Talk with Fresno County Office of Education
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
VIDEO: Fresno County Office of Education IT specialists share their experience with VDI implementation, take you on a tour of FCOE's virtual environment, and answer your technical questions about VMware Horizon View, Unidesk, Active Directory, and more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 24 Apr 2014

Unidesk Corporation

Empowering Information Security with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Desktop virtualization offers chief information security officers (CISOs) and chief information officers (CIOs) a powerful solution for today’s information security needs.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Citrix

Remote Access to Enterprise PCs
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines a VDI solution that is simple to deploy, secure by design and delivers access to corporate resources without dramatically changing the user experience or IT footprint.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Citrix

VDI in 4 Months: USC School of Medicine Greenville Shares How
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
VIDEO: You don't often hear about IT projects coming in ahead of schedule. But USC School of Medicine Greenville was able to fully virtualize its servers, desktops, and apps in 4 months - and deploy VDI 6 months ahead of schedule. Watch and find out how they did it.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 25 Jul 2014

Unidesk Corporation

USF Health Shares VDI Best Practices
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
VIDEO: In this video presentation, you'll learn how the University of Southern Florida was able to get their VDI implementation on the right track.
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 25 Jul 2014

Unidesk Corporation

Secure by Design: How XenApp and XenDesktop Dramatically Simplify Data Protection, Access Control and Other Critical Security Tasks
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines how Citrix XenApp and Citrix XenDesktop solutions can dramatically reduce the effort required to protect mission-critical information, while giving users fast, simple, flexible remote access that enhances business productivity.
Posted: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

Citrix

Optimize XenApp and XenDesktop for Branch Offices
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explores a groundbreaking multi-user optimization solution for virtual desktops and applications that can help solve issues surrounding virtual desktop delivery to branch offices.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 21 Jul 2014

Citrix

Creating and Enforcing Advanced Access Policies with Citrix XenApp
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: IT needs a more granular way to manage and secure user access the right way for every scenario. Read on to find out how you can secure app delivery and achieve advanced access control with XenApp.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Three Keys to Accelerate Application Performance – Wherever People Work
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: To empower people to be productive anywhere, you need a way to deliver a user experience as good or better than that of a local PC—even over challenging WAN conditions—wherever they work. Read on to learn how you can do exactly this.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Land Information New Zealand End User Computing Case Study
sponsored by Citrix
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to lean the reasons why LINZ adopted this technology, the goals it was striving to achieve, and the outcomes it has realised.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Considerations for Choosing to Deploy a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: This e-guide from SearchVirtualDesktop.com details several benefits to virtualizing your environments and key factors to consider when making the switch.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization: You Can't Afford to Ignore it Any More
sponsored by Citrix
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation takes a critical look at traditional PC refresh processes and discusses how app and desktop virtualization can simplify IT management, increase workforce productivity, and deliver more business value for less than you are spending each year on PC replacement.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 16 Jul 2014

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization: You Can't Afford to Ignore it Any More
sponsored by Citrix
PRESENTATION: This audio presentation takes a critical look at traditional PC refresh processes and discusses how app and desktop virtualization can simplify IT management, increase workforce productivity, and deliver more business value for less than you are spending each year on PC replacement.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 16 Jul 2014

Citrix

Desktop Virtualization: You Can't Afford to Ignore it Any More
sponsored by Citrix
WEBCAST: This webcast takes a critical look at traditional PC refresh processes and discusses how app and desktop virtualization can simplify IT management, increase workforce productivity, and deliver more business value for less than you are spending each year on PC replacement.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Premiered: Jul 16, 2014

Citrix

Schools Achieve More with vSpace and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to discover more about session virtualization, why it's being adopted in schools and the solutions that can help you maximize its benefits.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 16 Jul 2014

NComputing

VFX Company Gains Profitability with Desktop Workstation and Server Upgrades
sponsored by Dell India
CASE STUDY: Explore this in-depth case study to learn how one visual effects company was able to gain efficiencies in production by upgrading desktop workstations and server hardware with Dell technology. Discover how the company experienced increased success, gained greater work flexibility, and avoided production downtime. Read on now to find out more.
Posted: 14 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Dell India

How to Leverage Desktop Virtualization in the Financial Industry
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details a few scenarios in which VDI is best suited to meet the special requirements and budgetary constraints of datacenters that support financial service companies.
Posted: 10 Jul 2014 | Published: 10 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.

How to Leverage Desktop Virtualization in Education
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper details several scenarios in which VDI is well suited to meet the special requirements and budgetary constraints of education.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

Dell, Inc.
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DESKTOP VIRTUALIZATION DEFINITION (continued): …  Internet.Desktop virtualization offers advantages over the traditional model, in which every computer operates as a completely self-contained unit with its own operating system, peripherals and application programs. Overall expenses are reduced because resources can be shared and allocated to users on an as-needed basis. The integrity of user information is improved because all data is maintained and backed up in the data center. Conflicts in software are minimized by reducing the total number of programs stored on any given machine.Despite the sharing of resources, all users can customize and … 
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