Desktop Virtualization Go-To Resources
Planning Guide: Desktop Virtualization
Based on the experience of Intel’s IT department, this guide covers the four steps in planning a desktop virtualization implementation.
Intel's Intelligent Desktop Virtualization
Intelligent Desktop Virtualization is the evolution of desktop management, based on three key tenets: Maintain central control and use the local compute resources, create layered images for customization, and use device-native management.
Use this Intelligent Desktop Virtualization toolkit from IDG to build the right strategy in your organization with a series of videos, business case articles and step-by-step guides.
Technical Animation: IDV
Technical animation on Intelligent Desktop Virtualization from Intel, which is based on three key tenets: Manage centrally and execute locally, deliver layered images intelligently, and use device-native management and security.
Vendor Round Table: Desktop Virtualization
Desktop virtualization comparison from Intel. This document enables you to compare top ISVs’ answers to common IT questions about their solutions.
Peer Research Report: Desktop Virtualization
Survey of IT professionals that provides benchmarking data IT organizations can use in planning their own desktop virtualization solutions.
Desktop Virtualization in Action
Virtualization at FMC
FMC explores client-side virtualization for its mobile users to improve security and drive productivity while avoiding server-side drawbacks.Find out how FMC virtualizes to drive productivity >
Case Study: Wake Forest Baptist Medical
Team at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center gains desktop virtualization benefits in enhanced security and cost, with the goal of high returns in training, kiosks, travel, and software development.Learn how medical center personalizes virtual desktops >
IT Desktop Virtualization
Podcast talks with Ed Jimison about Intel desktop virtualization technology: moving toward a "user-centric" model and away from a "device-centric" model, managing applications and services at the end points, and its associated challenges.Listen to the podcast on desktop virtualization >
MokaFive on IDV
MokaFive’s Purnima Padmanabhan discusses Intel’s vision of Intelligent Desktop Virtualization, and how a flexible solution from MokaFive can deliver a great user experience while enhancing IT control.Watch the video >
Wanova's Power of One
This white paper from Wanova and Intel discusses Intelligent Desktop Virtualization with the “Power of One” approach.View the joint solution brief from Wanova and Intel >
Smarter Desktop Virtualization
This white paper from The Virtualization Practice illustrates Intel’s Intelligent Desktop Virtualization, featuring Virtual Computer as the market leader.Read the white paper from Virtual Computer and Intel >
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IT Center Editor Picks for You
Desktops in the Cloud?
Brian Madden’s blog says traditional desktops are cloud desktops
This Editor’s Pick article from Brian Madden discusses what it means to have a “real” cloud desktop.Read More >
Seven Secrets: Desktop Virtualization
Bitpipe.com webcast on desktop virtualization best practices
This Editor’s Pick webcast from Bitpipe.com discusses seven secrets of desktop virtualization success.Read More >
Slow on Desktop Virtualization
This Editor’s Pick article by Kevin McLaughlin of CRN discusses why organizations have been slow to implement desktop virtualization.Read More >
Intel, Dell, Citrix Share Focus
Citrix article on Dell, Intel, and Citrix partnership for best virtualization solutions
This Editor’s Pick from Citrix explains how Intel, Dell, and Citrix have partnered to design complete, best-of-breed virtualization solutions.Read More >
Video: VDI vs. IDV
Comparison of virtual desktop infrastructure and Intelligent Desktop Virtualization
This Editor’s Pick video from Virtual Computer compares virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) to Intelligent Desktop Virtualization (IDV).Read More >
Desktop Virtualization Today
A look at Intelligent Desktop Virtualization and VDI
This Editor’s Pick article from IT Knowledge Exchange offers three different perspectives on desktop virtualization.Read More >