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Sprechen Sie Citrix? New Citrix User Group for German Speakers Launches!

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The DCUG (Deutschsprachige Citrix User Group / Germanspeaking Citrix User Group) is now online! The website can be reached at www.dcug.de / www.dcug.at and www.dcug.ch.   Independent community Citrix enthusiast Roy Textor has launched a new user group covering Switzerland, Germany and Austria and anyone in the world who’d like to join in with German language information. We hope this group for customers, partners and anyone interested in ...

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    Citrix Puts Storage ‘On Notice’!

    That's right - we just put storage throughput and IOPS officially "on notice"!  And in turn (whether we really meant to or not), we made every storage company that got into business over the last ~6 years (since we introduced VDI) to solve the dreaded IOPS problem think twice.  Citrix just threw down the gauntlet and it means we can finally stop talking about IOPS. ...

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      Assigning Multiple GPUs to a VM with Citrix XenServer

      The following blog post covers a product configuration or procedure which Citrix does not currently offer support for.  Use of this configuration should only be used in a lab or test environment and not with production deployments.  The author is actively seeking feedback on the potential of implementing support for this configuration, but the form any level of support takes has yet to be determined. As ...

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      Citrix networking – three paths to success

      Networking is a great business to be in right now. Networking technologies have evolved dramatically and, because networking is fundamental to mobile workspaces, the opportunity within the networking marketplace continues to heat up. Major Market Growth The larger application delivery controller (ADC) market is growing at a steady rate (TechNavio forecasts global ADC market will grow at a CAGR of 8.13 percent through 2018).  In the networking and ...

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      Mobile App Management and Monitoring with XenMobile and Aternity

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      Enterprise mobility management has moved beyond MDM to encompass app and data management. Enabling EMM and delivering any application to any device is one thing but ensuring those apps deliver an excellent end user experience is quite another.  A clearly thought out EMM strategy and program addresses requirements for the overall business itself, end users and IT. Ensuring a quality user experience in today’s enterprise app ...

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      Case Study: Schlumberger Petrel Virtualised with Citrix XenDesktop and NVIDIA GRID by 360is

      “Canadian Natural Resources Inc (CNRI) are an energy company operating in the North Sea, Canada, and Africa. 360is designed and deployed a high-performance, GPU-accelerated, VDI platform for their geologists. It allowed staff to work remotely and CNRI to achieve a 2:1 ratio of analysts to Schlumberger Petrel licenses.” Just a quick blog to highlight this great new case study by 360is over on their website, full ...

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      Compare Citrix XenApp and VMware Horizon View – Webinar

      VMware has released a new app virtualization component to Horizon 6 and of course we’ve been busy breaking it down and comparing to XenApp.  “How does it compare,” you ask?  Take a look at our handy chart below. There’s an old saying, “A picture is worth a thousand words,” and that’s very true for the diagram above. It outlines the key areas of differentiation between Citrix ...

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      The Best Story is a Citrix Customer and Partner Story

      As a product marketing manager for XenApp and XenDesktop, I spend a lot of time speaking with new and existing Citrix customers and partners about our products, our vision, and how XenApp and XenDesktop can improve employee productivity, simplify IT, and at the end of the day, well just make life better.  However, it’s not that often that I’m able to capture these conversations on camera to share ...

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      NetScaler 10.5 Brings Altogether New ADC Experience

      I've been thinking about writing this blog from past couple weeks, but NetScaler 10.5 kept us busy with the uptake we saw as the GA build was released. The NetScaler Product Group brings out a major release every year and there is always lots of excitement around the major releases. This release has excited as well wowed our customers and partners with its new capabilities and ...

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      Simplifying XenDesktop deployments using Microsoft System Center

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      Citrix Labs recently rolled out a tech preview of XenDesktop Service Templates that dramatically simplify the steps and effort behind deploying a XenDesktop DaaS environment using Microsoft System Center. Recently Citrix announced Citrix Workspace Services, offering a cloud-based platform that allows you to rapidly build and deploy Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS), virtual application delivery and mobility services from any cloud. That vision relates to several projects that the Citrix Labs ...

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      Calling all developers for the Citrix Code Master Challenge

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      We all have heard about the 3 (sometimes 4!) P’s of marketing, product management, software development; essentially there exists a set of P’s that defines the core attributes of pretty much every function of an organization. I have my own set of 3P’s (what are the odds!) that I think make an organization a great place to work: People, Product and Partnerships.  Over the years, my ...

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      [Webinar] Citrix to highlight NetScaler orchestrated delivery of ADCaaS

      Demo Friday: Citrix demonstrates fully orchestrated delivery of ADCaaS in a multi-tenant environment using OpenStack, NetScaler Control Center and NetScaler SDX. Original Event Date: August 08, 2014 Event Time: 10:00 am, PDT Check the time in your location Duration: 1 hr/s 0 min/s Agenda/Description: Summary:In this demo, you'll learn how you NetScaler delivers ADCaaS in an OpenStack environment. The demo shows how a service provider can use NetScaler Control Center to fully automate the ...

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