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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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Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 8: Licensing
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: This chapter, from Brian Madden's, Desktop as a Service e-book, takes a look at how to properly license for DaaS environments including Windows OS licensing and application licensing.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Dell Wyse Datacenter for Citrix Reference Architecture
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Access this document to discover the architecture design, configuration, and implementation considerations for the key components of the architecture required to deliver virtual desktops via XenDesktop 7.1 on Windows Server Hyper-V 2012 R2 or VMware vSphere 5.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

Dell

Dell Active Infrastructure Builds on Strong VDI Momentum With Solutions for 3-D Graphics, Unified Communications and More
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore how Dell has upgraded and expanded its desktop virtualization solutions with enhanced capabilities and features to handle the increased adoption of desktop virtualization with organizations.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell

Best Practices in Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover everything you need to know about client virtualization to help you determine which approach to client virtualization makes the most sense for your organization.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Dell

Addressing Changes in the Healthcare IT Legislative and Regulatory Environment
sponsored by Dell
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how cloud client computing solutions supported by VDI provide a flexible, integrated, and virtualized IT environment to tackle the challenges faced by healthcare providers.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Dell

Texas School District Makes the Grade with 1,500 Virtual Desktops
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WEBCAST: Access this video to learn how combining a VDI management solution and a VDI storage solution were able to persuade a school district to trying VDI again.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Feb 27, 2014

Unidesk Corporation

5 Reasons Why VDI with Hyper-V and RDS is poised for Takeoff
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this e-book to learn about 5 reasons why VDI with Hyper-V and remote desktop services is about to expand and why now is the time for you to take a second look at Hyper-V as your VDI platform.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Unidesk Corporation

5 Tactics for Successfully Operationalizing VDI
sponsored by Unidesk Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore 5 strategies that IT teams are using to simplify VDI deployments to help alleviate day-to-day management and complexity associated with VDI solutions.
Posted: 25 Nov 2014 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Unidesk Corporation

Best practices for a successful VDI deployment
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide details critical considerations to ensure that your VDI deployment is a successful one.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Published: 24 Nov 2014

Citrix

Podcast: Top Reasons to Consider Horizon Air Desktop DR for Workforce Continuity
sponsored by VMware
PODCAST: Access this podcast to explore how Desktop-as-a-Service can be used as a disaster recovery plan to provide workforce continuity, even during disasters.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 12, 2014

VMware

Webcast: Top 5 Reasons to Deploy Desktop as a Service (DaaS) for Disaster Recovery
sponsored by VMware
WEBCAST: Access this video to learn 5 reasons why Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) should be used for your disaster recovery plan to ensure employee productivity, no matter what the disaster.
Posted: 24 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 11, 2014

VMware

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 1: Introduction to DaaS
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: In the first chapter of Brian Madden's DaaS e-book, Introduction to DaaS, learn what Desktop as a Service is, learn about the pros and cons and discover how it can help your IT organization.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 18: Alternatives to DaaS
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: In this chapter of Brain Madden's e-book, Desktops as a Service, explore three alternatives to DaaS. Learn about the various benefits and draw backs of on-premise VDI, RDSH and traditional desktops to help you decide which solution is right for your needs.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 14: Client Devices and BYOD
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: This Chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, Client Devices and BYOD details the various factors IT administrators must consider with respect to client and mobile devices. Explore DaaS client options as well as how to assess your mobile needs to select the "right" client device.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 6: Disadvantages and Challenges of DaaS
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: This chapter, from Brian Madden's, Desktop as a Service e-book, explores some of the disadvantages and challenges of adopting DaaS and provides solutions for how to go about solving the issues.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 5: Advantages of DaaS
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: The fifth chapter of Brian Madden's Desktop as a Service e-book takes a look at the full advantages of using Desktops as a Service.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Tips and solutions to ensure a smooth VDI project
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: Access this expert e-guide to examine four tips to help you move your VDI pilot project to the prodution environment and the new features, components and use cases for XenDesktop 7.5.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Citrix

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: Today's IT professionals want to know whether they should take the plunge with DaaS, and if so, what to look out for and how to succeed. This is what world-famous desktop virtualization analysts and bloggers Brian Madden and Gabe Knuth set out to do in this book, Desktop as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Published: 20 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

How Hassell improved their design team's performance and productivity
sponsored by AppSense
VIDEO: Tune into the following video case study to learn how AppSense helped Hassell, a renowned design firm improve the way they delivered their PC applications to their design team. Watch now to learn how they were able to improve productivity, improve the quality of performance, and more.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 20 Nov 2014

AppSense

The AppSense Time Machine
sponsored by AppSense
VIDEO: How do you restore normality to haywire applications easily and without the headaches? Check out the following video to learn how AppSense can help and can ensure that your employees a continuous, interruption-free application work environment.
Posted: 20 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 20 Nov 2014

AppSense

Give the gift of the Desktop
sponsored by AppSense
VIDEO: How do you ensure the continuity of your employees' desktop customizations and preferences during a system upgrade? Check out the following video to learn how AppSense can help.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 19 Nov 2014

AppSense

Logon with AppSense
sponsored by AppSense
VIDEO: Check out the following quick video to learn how you can drastically lower the time it takes your employees to login to their desktop applications.
Posted: 19 Nov 2014 | Premiered: 19 Nov 2014

AppSense

Why AppSense for VDI: How user virtualization performs and adds value
sponsored by AppSense
WHITE PAPER: More and more enterprises are turning to desktop virtualization as a solution to rising IT costs and security concerns combined with user demands for a personalized desktop experience and the ability to work from anywhere, at any time, from any device. Read this white paper to find out more on what this technology can do for you.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

AppSense

Deliver the right desktops and apps on any device
sponsored by Citrix
RESOURCE: Access this infographic to discover how a desktop virtualization solution eases the Windows XP migration process.
Posted: 18 Nov 2014 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

Citrix

From VDI Pilot to Production: Four Tips for the Move
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this expert e-guide, learn the critical steps to take to ensure your pilot is ready to move to production.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 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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