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DEFINITION: Windows is a personal computer operating system from Microsoft that, together with some commonly used business applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel, has become a de facto "standard" for individual users in most corporations as well as in most homes.The original 1985 version of Windows introduced to home and business PC users many of the graphical user interface (GUI) ideas that were developed  … 
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he New VDI Reality E-Book Chapter 9: Understanding Windows
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EBOOK: This hand-picked chapter from Brian Madden's "The New VDI Reality" e-book dives into the world of Windows in regards to VDI. Access now and you'll explore a few important Windows facts that are shaping the desktop virtualization landscape today and uncover the truth behind why Windows is difficult.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Dell, Inc.

Embrace True Business Mobility
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise leaders must adopt a cohesive, purpose-built strategy to empower mobile users. Explore ways to work seamlessly across unified desktops and mobile device platforms.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Jun 2016

VMware, Inc.

VDI – Simplify Your Migration to Windows® 10 and Beyond
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Find out how VDI can help you to streamline your Windows 10 migration and discover three critical questions to answer surrounding your migration to Windows 10.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Citrix

Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V on Dell PowerEdge VRTX
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Optimize your virtual environments and resolve infrastructure complexities by utilizing a shared infrastructure platform that will enable IT admins to combine servers, storage, and networking in an easy-to-deploy chassis. Read on to discover the benefits of this single virtualized infrastructure.
Posted: 08 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Dell and Microsoft

What You Need to Know About a Successful Windows 10 Deployment
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Whether you made the change, or are planning to in the near future, here are 5 tips you can use to make a successful transition to Windows 10. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 07 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Dell and Microsoft

Free Yourself from Old-School PC Tools
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at the significant improvements new devices have made and learn about how managing all of them can be boiled down to a single enterprise mobility management solution that eases both management and security.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 25 May 2016

MobileIron

The Future of PC Security and Management
sponsored by MobileIron
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise mobility management (EMM) is one big key to unlocking mobility's full potential. We had previously required a variety of solutions to deal with every aspect of mobile management. Now there is an EMM solution that does it all. Read on to learn more about EMM and this simplifying solution.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

MobileIron

User Profile and Environment Management with ProfileUnity™
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the inherent issues of roaming profiles and how ProfileUnity addresses these issues. You'll learn how you can gain seamless user profile and environment management by addressing key challenges including user profile version incompatibility, long login times and profile bloat, and more.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Liquidware Labs

Citrix XenApp adoption climbs due to Windows 10 migration uptick
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: In this e-guide learn how virtualization platforms can help in a smooth integration of legacy apps when adopting new operations systems. Read on and see why Citrix's app virtualization platform has seen an increase in customers thanks to companies adopting Windows 10 and ditching full virtual desktops.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Citrix

Windows 10: Why IT is Getting Aggressive about Adoption
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: In this exclusive resource, find out if you should make the switch to Windows 10 and see why over 3/4ths of Microsoft customers are already jumping on the Windows 10 bandwagon.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Citrix

Windows 10 improvements help the OS meet enterprise needs
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: The needs of the OS are constantly changing, but thankfully the new improvements made to Windows 10 will help address those concerns. Find out how in the following resource from out experts at searchEnterpriseDesktop.com.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 20 May 2016

Citrix

All You Need to Know About Microsoft Windows Nano Server
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can use Windows Nano Servers for your core infrastructure to deliver improvements and advantages. Uncover helpful guidance on deploying and working with virtual and physical Nano Servers.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

Veeam Software

A Practical Guide for Demystifying the Windows 10 Update Process
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: Windows 10 was supposed to simplify nearly everything within its influence, but why does the update process seem to be so confusing? This exclusive guide intends to help readers sort through the various pieces of the Windows 10 update process and explores the much needed definitions to help simplify it as much as possible.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 19 May 2016

Citrix

Windows 10 Adoption Rates Strong Out of the Gates
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: Windows 10 is already second in OS market share, behind only Windows 7. See where other OSes stack up and find out how to make the leap from Windows XP to Windows 10 in this exclusive guide from our experts at searchEnterpriseDesktop.com.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 19 May 2016

Citrix

Protecting End of Support Systems
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: You have options available to address and reduce your risk. What you need is comprehensive security controls that can protect older systems like Windows Server 2003 while you plan and execute a transition that makes sense for your business. Review the risks facing your organization and learn how you can smoothly transition into newer software.
Posted: 26 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

TrendMicro

Liquidware Labs Solutions for Windows Desktop Migrations
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can simplify the migration of large deployments of physical Windows desktops environments. Discover how you can facilitate migrations in the background without affecting user productivity.
Posted: 26 May 2016 | Published: 14 Mar 2016

Liquidware Labs

Liquidware Labs Helps City of Tempe Make Smooth Transition to Virtual Desktops
sponsored by Liquidware Labs
CASE STUDY: Find out how the City of Tempe, Arizona assessed the state of their physical desktop environment to gain insight into storage and networking bandwidth, in order to learn which user desktops were good candidates to virtualize and what resources would be required.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

Liquidware Labs

Surfing the Windows 10 Wave with UEM
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Mobile devices are going largely unmanaged in the workplace. Windows 10 looms large on the horizon. Chaos seems inevitable. Read on to uncover a unified endpoint management solution that will manage all devices across various operating systems and help prepare for the Windows 10 rollout.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Matrix42

IT Guide: Windows 10 Migration Minus The Complexity
sponsored by Druva Software
WHITE PAPER: In just six steps, you can leverage endpoint data protection to help you ease into OS migration. Learn how to craft a migration plan that drastically simplifies the OS refresh process and provides comprehensive data protection and governance foundation for your organization.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Druva Software

Worldwide Virtual Client Computing Software Vendor Assessment
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at the virtual client computing (VCC) market, including vendor strengths and challenges, and what characteristics to look at when evaluating client virtualization solutions.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

VMware

Top 10 Considerations in Migrating to Windows 10
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover the top 10 factors to consider when evaluating tools and technologies to ensure a smooth and successful migration to Windows 10.
Posted: 02 May 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016

MicroFocus

Performance Testing VDI on All Flash Array Storage
sponsored by Kaminario
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how all-flash arrays enable selected arrays to scale up as well as out in order to handle growth and new demands from VDI users. Access now and you'll explore performance and efficiency tests to see how an all-flash array performs when supporting VDI workloads.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Kaminario

Windows 10: The Unavoidable Upgrade
sponsored by Citrix
RESOURCE: This infographic offers a snapshot into the top concerns about moving to Windows 10. Download now to discover how you can ease the migration process with app and desktop virtualization strategies.
Posted: 20 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016

Citrix

Server Hosted Virtual Desktops: How the Top Seven Providers Stack Up
sponsored by Citrix
RESEARCH CONTENT: With the many options for VDI, it can be hard to choose which one is suited for your business. So before you jump into a VDI deployment, access this report to assess the state of the VDI vendor market and gain insight into the strengths and weaknesses of the top seven vendors as well as how these vendors stack up against each other.
Posted: 18 Apr 2016 | Published: 18 Sep 2015

Citrix

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
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WINDOWS DEFINITION (continued): …  at an experimental lab at Xerox and introduced commercially by Apple's Lisa and Macintosh computers. Ask your Microsoft Windows questions at ITKnowledgeExchange.comSome of the well-known versions of Windows have included:Windows 286Windows 386Windows 3.0 and 3.11Windows 95Windows 98Windows NTWindows 2000Windows CE for use in small mobile computersWindows MeWindows XPWindows VistaWith the advent of the Internet, Microsoft has repositioned Windows as a kind of "window to the world," and its efforts to take the lead in Web browsers have made Internet Explorer the most popular browser. Microsoft's … 
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