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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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How Does DaaS Differ from VDI?
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EBOOK: In this vendor-neutral e-book, our very own virtualization experts explore the similarities and differences of VDI and DaaS, examine when to use one over the other, and provide a look into the latest virtual trends.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Feb 2015

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Storage Solutions for Data Center Virtualization
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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®

Take a Simplified Approach to Desktop Virtualization
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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.

How Virtual Desktop Environments Can Optimize Your Network Management
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn what you stand to gain from virtual client computing (VCC) solutions and converged infrastructure. You'll learn how this approach delivers centralized desktop and application management, "any device" access to corporate IT resources, and an increased ability to protect corporate intellectual property.
Posted: 10 Dec 2014 | Published: 10 Nov 2014

VCE

Passive vs. Synthetic End-User Perspective Performance Monitoring
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EGUIDE: Check out this expert e-guide to uncover the benefits and drawbacks of passive vs. synthetic monitoring for VDI end-user performance and examine each approach   to help you which is best for your specific needs.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2014

Dell

Making the Move from Citrix to VMware Horizon Air
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine a comparison of leading virtual desktop solutions to help you decide which one is best suited for your environment.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

VMware

Expert Guide to Implementing Desktop Virtualization
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EGUIDE: In this expert pocket e-guide, brought to you by SearchVirtualDesktop.com, Dell and Intel, you will discover top strategies for a smooth transition to a virtual desktop environment.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Modern Infrastructure: ANZ - December 2014
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EZINE: In this issue of Modern Infrastructure: ANZ, explore the lead story on how Hyundai Motor Company Australia turned to desktop virtualization to drive business efficiency and better manage remote teams. Also discover expert tips to tackle top cloud security risks and the IT trends you need to know about.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchDataCenter.com

Virtual SAN and Horizon 6.0: A Powerful Combination
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how you can deliver both performance and cost effectiveness with Virtual SAN from VMware. Read on to learn how this approach delivers a new kind of high-performance storage optimized for your virtualized environments.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

VMware

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 2: The Promise and Reality of VDI
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EBOOK: This chapter, The Promise and Reality of VDI, from Brian Madden's expert DaaS e-book, takes a look at the technology behind VDI, where VDI works and where it doesn't, and how to be successful with it.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 13: Security
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EBOOK: In this chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, Security, learn about the necessary steps to take when planning for VDI security. Explore how VDI deployment options affect security as well as different options available for securing your desktop.
Posted: 26 Nov 2014 | Published: 26 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

A Fresh Approach for Improved Application Delivery
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to consider a new approach to desktop and application delivery that reduces costs and complexity.
Posted: 26 Nov 2014 | Published: 26 Nov 2014

VMware, Inc.

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

Dell

Secure VDI Desktops the Same Way you Would Physical Ones
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EGUIDE: Download this expert resource now to learn about protecting your virtual desktops and much more.
Posted: 05 Dec 2014 | Published: 05 Dec 2014

Dell

From VDI Pilot to Production: 4 Tips for the Move
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This essential guide will provide you with expert insight on where you should turn once your virtual desktop infrastructure pilot is complete.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Dell

E-Guide: Choosing the Right Thin Clients for your VDI Project
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EGUIDE: In this e-Guide from SearchVirtualDesktop.com, learn some important tips on how to choose the best thin clients and what features to look for. Also, check out the answers to commonly asked questions about thin client choices.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Dell

204 Questions to Answer Before Migrating to Daas
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EBOOK: In the final chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, 204 Questions to Answer Before Migrating to DaaS, learn these crucial questions to address prior to the move to DaaS. Ensure your migration strategy is fool-proof with questions to ask both yourself and your potential DaaS providers.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 15: How to Pick a DaaS Solution
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EBOOK: In this chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, How to Pick a DaaS Solution, examine the some of the DaaS platforms available today. Compare popular platforms and the various benefits and draw backs of each as well as other DaaS solution considerations such as platform lock-in and understanding DaaS Service-Level Agreements.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Everything You Need to Know About the Future of Windows and DaaS
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EBOOK: We're surrounded by the drumbeat of "Windows is dying." But is that even true? And if so, does that mean any investment in DaaS could be a waste of time, money and effort? Or does it mean that you should actually accelerate your migration to DaaS?
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Everything You Need to Know About Migrating to DaaS
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EBOOK: This chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, Migrating to DaaS, details all the steps you must take to ensure a successful DaaS migration process. Learn about assessing your current environment, picking your users, migrating applications as well as a pre-DaaS migration checklist.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 10: How to Pick a Windows Platform
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EBOOK: When adopting Desktops as a Service (DaaS), IT pros must consider whether the DaaS desktops are going to run on a desktop platform (Windows 7, Windows 8) or a server platform (Windows Server 2008 R2, Server 2012).This chapter, from Brian Madden's expert DaaS E-Book, explores how to pick a Windows platform for DaaS environments.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Everything You Need to Know About the Costs Involved in DaaS
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EBOOK: This e-book chapter, from Desktop Virtualization expert Brian Madden, explores the true cost of using Desktops as a Service, and compares the cost models of DaaS to traditional desktop PC's and on-premise VDI.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Use Cases for DaaS: Everything You Need to Know
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EBOOK: Inside this cherry-picked chapter pulled directly from the best-selling book "Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI," you can explore multiple DaaS use cases, from temporary and remote workers to disaster recovery.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 11: Desktop and Image Management
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EBOOK: This chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, Desktop and Management, details the management aspects of your DaaS environment. Learn how to manage both your desktop and your disk image by understanding persistent versus non-persistent images and other management factors.
Posted: 01 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Everything You Need to Know About Bringing in DaaS
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EBOOK: This exclusive chapter from VDI guru Brian Madden's e-book delves into the similarities and differences between VDI and DaaS. Learn more about DaaS and how it's suited for the evolution of IT. Also, discover whether DaaS really is the same thing as the cloud... and why the C-suite has it all backwards.
Posted: 01 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Dec 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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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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