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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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Desktop Virtualization Reports
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VDI Plants the Seeds for Desktops in the Cloud
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: Cloud-based desktops may not replace virtual desktop infrastructure, and both desktop delivery methods offer enterprises value. DaaS and VDI are similar but suit different uses.
Posted: 04 Mar 2015 | Published: 04 Mar 2015

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Video: What Brian Madden thinks about vWorkspace
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webcast from desktop virtualization expert Brian Madden explores how Dell is differentiating its VDI offering – vWorkspace 8.5 – from its competitors and learn how you can benefit from implementing this technology.
Posted: 04 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Mar 4, 2015

Dell, Inc.

How Desktop-as-a-Service Can Solve Higher Education’s End-User Computing Challenges
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to discover how desktop-as-a-service builds on virtual desktop computing but takes it a step further moving it to the cloud. Explore eleven benefits of DaaS and how this technology is built for higher education.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

VMware

Desktop as a Service: Delivering the Customer Experience Users Require Without the Up-Front Costs
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, find out how DaaS is moving beyond client virtualization efforts by moving VDI to hosted cloud service providers.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

VMware

Virtual Desktops Can Add Resilience to Disaster Recovery
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: Disaster recovery can benefit from virtual desktop infrastructure. First, admins must decide how to approach VDI, keep their DR plans up to date and trust their DaaS providers.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktop-as-a-Service Myths Vs. Realities
sponsored by NaviSite
VIDEO: In this video, you'll learn more about the truths and misconceptions of DaaS and its role in the modern business. View now to learn the key benefits and the reasons why you should reconsider the possibilities of DaaS.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 20 Feb 2015

NaviSite

Is DaaS Right for You, and How Does It Differ from VDI?
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: DaaS and VDI offer enterprises two routes to desktops, mobility and the cloud. Each has advantages in terms of performance, management and security, but be sure you know who's responsible for what.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

10 Things You Need to Know About Desktop-as-a-Service
sponsored by NaviSite
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines how desktop management can be done more effectively and at less cost via the cloud. Read on to take advantage of this primer on DaaS and learn the 10 things you need to know about it.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

NaviSite

Desktop-as-a-Service Gaining Ground: 2014 Survey Results
sponsored by NaviSite
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore the reasons to reconsider Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) and examine how DaaS desktops remove much of the cost and complexity of traditional desktop computing. You'll also learn the top reasons to migrate to a DaaS or VDI environment center around data security and BYOD.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

NaviSite

How Smart Enterprises are Tackling Workspace Transformation
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how workspace-as-a-service is a user centric approach to modern workspaces that allows for anytime, anywhere access.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


Benefits of converging virtual desktops and apps
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, explore how the next generation of Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp is allowing administrators to gain more control of Windows application delivery to mobile devices and support cloud-hosted desktop deployments. Also, discover a new approach that centralizes and delivers desktops, apps, and data to mobile users.
Posted: 12 Feb 2015 | Published: 12 Feb 2015

Citrix

What you need to know before undertaking your virtualization journey
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Find out what is driving IT managers to deploy desktop and application virtualization strategies and the business outcomes for workers and IT. Discover how they measure the success of their virtualization deployment. Also, learn how to take a strategic approach to deployment in order to prevent common challenges of virtualization.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

AppSense

Meeting Meaningful Use and Optimizing IT and Clinical Productivity
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how user virtualization is adding value to healthcare organizations by enabling all aspects of the user to be stored and managed independent of the accessing device. Find out how this complies with privacy and security mandates while also allowing anytime, anywhere, seamless access to applications and files.
Posted: 11 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Dec 2011

AppSense

Enterprise Strategy Group: Lab Report of Coho DataStream
sponsored by Coho Data
WHITE PAPER: This white paper from ESG examines a software-defined storage solution that is distributed across both the network switch and the commodity server back-end storage.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Published: 10 Feb 2015

Coho Data

Architecting Large Virtualization Environments Using Web Scale Storage
sponsored by Coho Data
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the keys to architecting large virtualized environments using web-scale storage – as well as the key tenets of web-scale storage itself.
Posted: 10 Feb 2015 | Published: 10 Feb 2015

Coho Data

Transcript: What Brian Madden thinks about vWorkspace
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Access this presentation transcript to examine what desktop virtualization expert Brian Madden thinks about Dell vWorkspace 8.5 and how it compares to other VDI options on the market.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 09 Feb 2015

Dell, Inc.

How Nationwide Children's Hospital Increased Manageability Desktops Securely
sponsored by AppSense
CASE STUDY: Download this case study to see how one healthcare organization implemented user virtualization technology in order to overcome the difficulties of providing users with personalized desktops with the control IT wanted.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 09 Feb 2015

AppSense

Case Study: How one healthcare center cut costs on Windows 7 migration and increased user productivity with virtualization
sponsored by AppSense
CASE STUDY: Access this case study to discover how a healthcare organization was able to leverage virtualization to manage a diverse combination of users, apps, and data across the enterprise desktop environment with a powerful user-based policies and personalization within their healthcare environment.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 09 Feb 2015

AppSense

Podcast: What Brian Madden thinks about vWorkspace
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
PODCAST: Listen to this podcast to hear desktop virtualization expert Brian Madden discuss what he thinks about the new product offering in the VDI market – the Dell Wyse vWorkspace 8.5.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Premiered: Jan 29, 2015

Dell, Inc.

Brian Madden predicts how Wyse vWorkspace 8.5 will fare in the VDI market
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, world-renowned independent desktop virtualization expert Brian Madden offers his insight into the release of Wyse vWorkspace 8.5. Find out what he thinks of its simplicity, price and Dell enterprise support, and how it will compare to the competition.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

Dell, Inc.

Video: What Brian Madden thinks about vWorkspace
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
VIDEOCAST: In this webcast, Brian Madden discuss the current VDI market what he thinks about the latest desktop virtualization option from Dell - Wyse vWorkspace 8.5.
Posted: 28 Jan 2015 | Premiered: Jan 28, 2015

Dell, Inc.

Storage Solutions for Data Center Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how solid state drives are meeting the challenge of storage in virtualized environments.
Posted: 21 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and SanDisk®

Converged Virtualization Comparison Guide
sponsored by Arrow
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the benefits of converged infrastructure platforms and how to choose one.
Posted: 20 Jan 2015 | Published: 20 Jan 2015

Arrow

Increase your Competitiveness with a Mobilized Workforce
sponsored by Acronis
CASE STUDY: Today, more and more of the workforce is working remotely. Between remote access to files, BYOD, and file sharing, IT can become overwhelmed with managing corporate data and keeping it secure. This white paper details a case study that features The Morse Group and their mobile workforce.
Posted: 15 Jan 2015 | Published: 15 Jan 2015

Acronis

Take a Simplified Approach to Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how you can accelerate your journey to application and desktop virtualization. You'll learn how you can start small without upfront costs, ensure predictable performance while supporting any size of VDI deployment, reduce operational cost for all end users, and more.
Posted: 06 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 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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