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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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VMware Horizon Air Hybrid-Mode Bets Big on Cloud-based Desktops
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
EGUIDE: VMware Horizon Air Hybrid-Mode moves virtual desktop, app, and infrastructure management to the cloud, but it unfortunately doesn't support Horizon View. In this e-guide, Independent Industry Analyst Gabe Knuth explains why VMware is now expanding Horizon View into a cloud platform to satisfy your IT admins.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Apr 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

How a Good VDI Pilot Gets Successful Deployments off the Ground
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
EGUIDE: Countless VDI projects circle the drain because administrators don't test virtual desktop performance thoroughly. Access this e-guide to learn why implementing a VDI pilot program is the most critical step in the transition from physical to virtual desktops. Read on to prepare your organization for a successful, full-scale VDI deployment.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 27 Apr 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

Top Drivers Behind Desktop Virtualization Adoption
sponsored by Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware
EGUIDE: IT admins usually list several reasons why they use desktop and app virtualization, but one thing they can almost all agree on is that these technologies simplify management. This e-guide highlights TechTarget's 2015 Desktop Virtualization Survey detailing the top drivers of desktop and app virtualization.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 26 Apr 2016

Dell, Inc., Intel and VMware

How Shannon Medical Center is Scaling VDI
sponsored by Pure Storage
WEBCAST: In this webcast, Mike Russell, Assistant IT Director at Shannon Medical Center, explains how VDI has enabled them to boost IT efficiency and patient care. Watch now to learn how you can utilize flash storage to overcome the VDI challenge and secure provider access to your desktops, clinical apps, and patient information.
Posted: 26 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Apr 26, 2016

Pure Storage

Testing All-Flash Storage for Running XenDesktop
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how all-flash storage can deliver the required performance for deploying a successful Citrix XenDesktop VDI implementation.
Posted: 25 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 May 2015

Kaminario

Why User Experience is Key to Your Desktop Transformation
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Learn why factoring in the user experience – along with resource allocation – is key to creating and delivering the promise of a next-generation workspace that is scalable and will produce both near- and long-term value. Also, explore why the user experience is difficult to predict and why it's essential to planning.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Liquidware Labs

Comparing User Environment Management and Application Layering Platforms for Citrix
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Get a detailed analysis of user environment management and application layering platforms designed to completely address gaps in the desktop environment that basic, traditional solutions don't cover.
Posted: 12 Apr 2016 | Published: 12 Apr 2016

Liquidware Labs

Application Layering Creates Integrated Application Delivery Platform
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Learn how application virtualization strategies are the key to both successful physical and virtual desktop deployments and discover how application layering sets the stage for a transformation in the way apps are installed, managed, and delivered to users.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Liquidware Labs

How Application Performance Depends on your Network
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, our experts weigh in on the various ways application performance can change depending on your admin decision making. Read on to learn how the network, I/O, memory, and CPU need to be carefully considered when it comes to virtualized application performance.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 07 Apr 2016

Citrix

How to make Application Virtualization, Refactoring and Development Decisions
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, experts describe the advantages and disadvantages of virtualizing your existing applications. Along with learning the right time and place for virtualization, you'll also explore the qualities of its main alternative, app refactoring.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

Citrix

Deliver a Seamless User Experience for Windows Apps on Chromebooks
sponsored by Citrix and Google
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an app virtualization strategy that can simplify access to business-critical apps on end-user mobile devices and tablets. Uncover the benefits, including device optimization, seamless usability, and one-step app access.
Posted: 01 Apr 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Citrix and Google

Top 7 Reasons Why Your VDI Needs The Right Storage
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the top seven reasons to deploy the right storage infrastructure as part of your VDI deployment. Download now and find out how storage systems specifically built for virtualized environments can optimize your VDI project.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

Tintri

Slashing the Cost of Application Delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WEBCAST: Tune into the following webinar to learn how to reduce the costs of application delivery by utilizing application and desktop virtualization.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 28, 2016

Citrix

Operational Benefits of Citrix Application and Desktop Delivery
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights an application and desktop virtualization solution that simplifies and speeds up endpoint-related management tasks, such as deployments, patches, and more. Access now to see how these solutions can enable your enterprise to minimize IT time and effort involved in maintaining workstations and reduce operational costs.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Citrix

The Rising Value and Falling Cost of App and Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about the falling cost and rising value of desktop and application virtualization. Read on to learn how you can get better quality systems at a lower cost and see firsthand what benefits you can gain through successful implementation.
Posted: 23 Mar 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016

Citrix

The Right Way to Do Old-PC-to-Thin-Client Conversions
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, discover PC to thin client conversion best practices and how to avoid quick and easy solutions that leave behind old PCs and create problems down the road. Access now to learn why repurposing PCs is only an interim measure, and how to design thin clients from the start with no other purpose.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 24 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc.

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 8: Licensing
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: This select chapter from Brian Madden's DaaS e-book, Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know about DaaS & Hosted VDI takes a look at how to properly license for DaaS environments. Access now to understand Windows licensing in DaaS environments, Microsoft Office licensing for DaaS, and licensing other applications.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 25 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 3: How to Succeed with VDI
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: This exclusive chapter from Brian Madden's expert DaaS e-book addresses these two rules by exploring five use cases of VDI and detailing how to succeed with VDI in your environment by keeping three key factors in mind.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 26 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 18: Alternatives to DaaS
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: Explore this chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know about DaaS & Hosted VDI, to learn three alternatives to DaaS. You'll discover the various benefits and drawbacks of on-premise VDI, RDSH, and traditional desktops to help you decide which solution is suited for your needs.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 14: Client Devices and BYOD
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: This chapter of Brian Madden's e-book, Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know about DaaS & Hosted VDI, 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 Mar 2016 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 13: Security
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: This hand-picked chapter from Brian Madden's e-book, Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI discusses the necessary steps to take when planning for VDI security. Read on and explore how VDI deployment options affect security as well as different options available for securing your desktop.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 26 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 12: Data Location and the Network
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: This select chapter from Brian Madden's Everything you need to know about DaaS and Hosted VDI e-book digs into two critical design elements of DaaS: the network and data location. Read on to learn what you have to consider about data location and how to size up your network to support DaaS.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 26 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI Chapter 1: Introduction to DaaS
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
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 Mar 2016 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc.

Guide to Delivering Rich Graphics on Virtual Desktops
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Inside this expert white paper, discover 3 architectural models for delivering rich graphics to virtual desktop environments. Find out how to deliver accelerated graphics for a variety of users and workloads, and the benefits of using VDI for rich graphics.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 17 Mar 2015

Dell, Inc.

Breaking Geographical Barriers in Government with Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how desktop virtualization can help organizations—specifically government institutions—move application processing from a physical desktop to the data center in order to fulfill the "anywhere, anytime" demands of mobile employees.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 18 Sep 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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