Desktop virtualization—virtualizing all or part of the desktop PC environment—can be the next logical step for an organization. But desktop virtualization isn’t a one-size-fits-all solution; a variety of different methods and approaches exist. For example, some approaches virtualize the client OS, others just virtualize the client user profile, and some virtualize applications.

Here are some tips to follow when planning your desktop virtualization strategy, choosing vendors, and deploying your desktop virtualization solution.