Desktop management tools are the key to making sure things in your fleet are running smoothly. Systems such as Desktop Central and Client Management Suite cover the big five of desktop management.
The software deployment component of your endpoint management system plays an important role in desktop health. So too do monitoring, patching and security capabilities.
Desktop inventory management tools help keep track of how many endpoints are in use and who's using them. That basic information can help with sundry other management tasks, such as budgeting and responses to security breaches.
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It's time for CIOs to fast-forward to the past, says Harvey Koeppel. In the digital business world, IT is once again all about the data -- and data ownership. Koeppel offers eight ways to keep pace with the times.
Demand for the Lilly Pulitzer for Target line overwhelmed the retailer's website and apps. With industrial IT, enterprises can prevent such blunders. Also in Searchlight: Google takes on wireless phones; Box opens up to developers.
Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp customers who use vSphere can now use VMware for workspace management, too.
Ericom Connect is built on a grid architecture that makes it a good alternative to virtual desktop products from Citrix and VMware, or a good replacement for VDI-in-a-Box.
Desktop virtualization vendors don't need to be able to manage images or provisioning anymore because shops can take care of that on their own. Vendors just need to focus on managing users and apps.
Expert Julian Weinberger says that locking your VPN parameters can help secure your VPN tunnel by blocking users from changing configurations.
Diagnosing application performance problems remains the responsibility of the network manager, regardless of where those apps live.
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There are some networking choices to ponder before importing a VM from VMware Workstation into vSphere.
Your stance on the vSphere Web Client may determine your level of happiness with VMware's latest server virtualization platform.
As more workloads and servers are virtualized, the vSphere administrator will need some kind of tool to help keep an eye on resources and make intelligent choices.
Threat experts at RSA Conference 2015 say today's most dangerous attack techniques reflect a shift toward long-duration attacks that are often nearly impossible to detect.
Millennials are hesitant to pursue a career in cybersecurity, mainly because they aren't sure exactly what the job entails -- and if they have the proper training for it.
The U.S. government wants to solve the weaknesses in online ID proofing systems, but it needs the help of enterprise and security professionals in order to overcome privacy concerns and other issues.
Company investments in contact center agents, facilities and technology can be an enemy to profits. The virtual contact center model may defray some costs.
Companies tend to focus on the events leading up to a sale. But research suggests that post-sale interaction is key for long-term relationships.
Companies now see online self-service options as a must-have for customer experience strategy.