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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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Dell Mobile Clinical Computing: Healthcare Technology Solutions that Deliver Greater Security IT Productivity, and Clinician Efficiency
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper will show you how desktop virtualization can help the healthcare industry interact with technology.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 2: The Promise and Reality of VDI
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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

Deploy all-flash virtual desktops simply, efficiently, and flexibly
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WHITE PAPER: View this brief resource to learn how to deploy all-flash virtual desktops simply, efficiently, and flexibly. Discover how this always-on, real-time inline data reduction technology dramatically shrinks the amount of storage capacity required to support virtual desktop environments.
Posted: 01 Dec 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

EMC & Arrow

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 13: Security
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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

Dealing with the Boss' Crazy IT Demands
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: In this video, Brian Madden deals with some face-palming demands from higher ups – one of which he's able to meet with the help of Dell cloud client computing.
Posted: 26 Nov 2014 | Published: 26 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

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.

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 12: Data Location and the Network
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: In this chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, Data Location and the Network, learn about two critical design elements of DaaS-network and the location of your files. Examine how the location of data, authentication, user profiles and more affect your DaaS environment.
Posted: 26 Nov 2014 | Published: 26 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 3: How to Succeed with VDI
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: Learn about the many advantages of virtual desktop infrastructure—including user flexibility, centralized management and improved performance—in this chapter from Brian Madden's expert Desktops as a Service e-book.
Posted: 26 Nov 2014 | Published: 26 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

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

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 1: Introduction to DaaS
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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

Everything You Need to Know About the Disadvantages and Challenges of DaaS
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: In this e-book chapter, best-selling author and VDI visionary Brian Madden presents you with complimentary access to his "Desktop-as-a-Service" book that reveals exactly how to overcome the top ten challenges of adopting DaaS.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

Everything You Need to Know About the Advantages of DaaS
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
EBOOK: Check out this exclusive chapter of Brian's best-selling DaaS e-book to explore nine advantages DaaS has over VDI, including faster migration times, no huge startup costs, extended device lifecycles, and more.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

SearchVirtualDesktop.com

204 Questions to Answer Before Migrating to Daas
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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
sponsored by SearchVirtualDesktop.com
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

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

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

Dell
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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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