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Positioned to Win To sell to business decision makers, it is important to demonstrate solutions that incorporate your entire technology product stack and, in the case of Citrix, our end-to-end solutions. Your success will come from, not just selling products, but offering vertically-aligned solutions that support their organization's strategy. It is knowing your customer’s industry and being able to communicate to each of them that you understand ...

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    What’s new for XenApp and XenDesktop with UPS 7.6!

    Check out the new printing chapter in the Virtual Desktop Handbook for lots of information and design advice!

    Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 included the release of a new version of the Citrix Universal Print Server, UPS 7.6; with this release our test results showed very significant improvements in the software, including: Stability at a sustained load of about 50 print jobs per minute Excellent recovery from periods of stress/overload Protocol efficiency optimizations (reduced chattiness) resulting in a better user experience (opening the Print dialog is about 6 ...

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      Got Database? NetScaler DataStream™ Technology Addresses Explosive Growth!

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      Corporations of all sizes today are dealing with an explosive growth in data. This growth is driven by broader trends such as the rise of social networks, video and web, along with the expanding number of mobile and consumer devices being used in the workplace. Providing visibility and business intelligence into this data is placing increasing demands on traditional databases, cloud storage models and unstructured ...

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      Partner marketing kits help drive new WAN optimization opportunities

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      Here's a bit of a (rhetorical) quiz. If you're deploying desktop virtualization across multiple locations - branch, mobile, office - what would you deem one of the basic requirements to make it a measurable success? The list could get pretty exhaustive here but surely the ultimate end game - above and beyond all others - would have to be performance? The whole goal has to ...

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      Print Driver Isolation: Identifying Problematic printer drivers in Citrix UPS Installation

      When testing Citrix Universal Print Server, we in the test team look deeply at how well the product is working when we perform printing load testing on the overall environment when real third-party printer drivers are installed and stressed at scale. One of the things that we’ve found on the print server running Citrix UPS are crashed PrintIsolationHost and spoolsv processes. So why does this happen? Where are these crashes ...

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      Use Your Citrix Ready Account Partner Credentials to Generate Demo (NFR) Licenses

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      These step-by-step directions will help you initiate the Download  The simple steps listed below can be used by those with Citrix Ready Partner Account Credentials to obtain Demo NFR Licenses.  Please note: Downloaded Demo Licenses are valid for 12 months in duration. One (1) license can generate up to 200 seats. Instructions:   1. Launch www.citrix.com website and login using your CITRIX PARTNER account credentials. 2. In My Account page, click ...

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      HDX 3D Pro – Experimental Support For Full Screen Apps

      One of the nice things about being a Product Manager is that people are ALWAYS asking you for really good stuff and telling you exciting ideas as to how you could improve the products! At Synergy in May 2014, I was chased around the conference by CTPs (Citrix Technology Professionals) Dane Young and Thomas Popplegaard asking for support for full screen applications. This has been ...

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      Become a NetScaler Master: Join the November Master Class Webinar

      Date: Nov 5, 2014 | 2:00 PM GMT Hosted by: Citrix Europe (EMEA) Wednesday, November 5, 2014 14:00 PM GMT (15:00 CET) Register now Americas Wednesday, November 5, 2014 1:00 PM ET (10:00 AM PST / 18:00 GMT) Register now What you will learn Welcome to the Citrix NetScaler Master Class. At these live webinars you will learn about the most critical elements of cloud infrastructures and enterprise datacenter architectures. Get details on latest features of ...

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      Promotion: Upgrade to NetScaler Platinum Edition Through December 31, 2014

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        Customers using NetScaler Standard or Enterprise Edition can now upgrade to NetScaler Platinum Edition at a 20% discount. An upgrade will provide a fully featured HDX Insight that provides: Historical data and analytics for trending analysis, business planning and troubleshooting connectivity problems A seamlessly integrated solution with Desktop Director, for customers who are running XenDesktop 7.0 or above For online purchases, apply code 20HDXUPGRA.  Promotion effective until December ...

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      New Citrix Partner Locator guides prospects to partners

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      Generating inquiries and business from prospective customers interested in Citrix solutions available through our global network of partners just got easier. The newly enhanced and redesigned Citrix Partner Locator optimizes the user experience and helps prospects identify the best partner for their needs by showcasing each company’s capabilities, certifications, industry focus areas and more. This data-rich, tailored content enables visitors to assess and compare skills and proficiency ...

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      Command Center 5.2 MR release: Extending CloudBridge Device Management to another Level!

      Command Center 5.2 first Maintenance Release is here with a whole set of brand new features. This release focuses on bringing the CloudBridge Management Support to another level with AutoConfiguration and Single Bundle Upgrade features. AutoConfiguration automates Initial Discovery process & eases Configuration Management using Command Center. The whole idea of Auto-configuration is to offload CloudBridge device management from Branch to Datacenter administrator. This feature brings ...

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      Citrix Director 7.6 Deep-Dive Part 3: Determining installed hotfixes

      Overview XenApp 6.5 administrators used the Access Management Console to provide information about the patch level of the product on a per server basis. Customers need a way to understand how to maintain and troubleshoot their FMA environments. Because of the quantity, variety, and life cycle of VDAs in the FMA, XenDesktop needs a central and scalable patch inventory system for sites. Existing enterprise customers address quality ...

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