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The Way to a Mobility Transformed Business: the Software-defined Workplace

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Marc Andreessen was right—software really is eating the world. While in the past office productivity was determined by physical constraints, with people tethered to specific zones of productivity like buildings and desktop computers, we’ve moved beyond that now. Software can take us beyond those limitations to do what we need to do, when and where we need to do it. A car becomes a conference room ...

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    Kick-start a successful 2015 with Citrix Summit

    Kick-start a successful 2015 with Citrix Summit

    In 2014, we saw the incredible value of kicking off the year with sales teams and partners together. We’re expanding on that at Summit 2015, immersing partners and sales teams in the Citrix sales framework for intensive training that I believe will accelerate your growth and profitability for the new year. I hope you’ll join me at Summit, to be held at The Venetian | The ...

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      What is Desired State Configuration?

      Desired State Configuration (DSC) is a feature of the Windows Management Framework v4 (many folks just call this PowerShell v4) which ships natively with Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1. One thing to be clear on; DSC is not a single thing, it is a feature with different components.  And this is an exploration of the main components at a high level to understand all of the concepts.  Lets take a look ...

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      Citrix Director Tool: Automated Daily and Weekly Report Emails

      As it might help customers to have Director Trends Reports sent automatically to Users, I have written a tool to provide this functionality.  This tool is unsupported but would like customers to try it provide feedback as we look to improve our features in Director. What is this Tool for? This tool sends the automated email weekly or daily as configured by the user. This tool provides ...

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      Video over LTE: Must-see or not ready for prime time?

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        The promise of LTE has been hailed as the solution to whatever ails the mobile video user experience. While it is a definite improvement over 3G and LTE is propelling more mobile video consumption, the user experience isn’t always perfect. Our new infographic spotlights real-world LTE data (also embedded below) pulled from the latest Citrix Mobile Analytics Report which details which regions have the most mobile ...

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      Health IT: Quietly advancing medicine and the U.S. care delivery system – Part 3

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      Encouraging the best, most compassionate caregivers to join and stay in the profession Over the course of our lives, each one of us will experience the U.S. healthcare system from a number of perspectives. Whether you have a child in a maternity wing of a hospital, visit a grandparent in a long-term care facility or touch the health system in another way, one thing will be the same: ...

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      Over rotating, pivots and the future of Enterprise IT (Part 2: Pivots)

      After working at Citrix for about a week I thought it’d be fun to write a blog about what I was seeing: an openness of past mistakes, a massive pivot towards web-enabling and simplifying our offerings, and a vision for the future of the way we all work. I liked the idea of just sharing what I saw and so the first blog was born, ...

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      The Software-Defined Workplace Delivers “Consumerization” For Me. . . and IT

      I have been living in a consumerized world for a few years now. My IT department, unfortunately, has not. Until now. Wikipedia defines consumerization as “the reorientation of product and service designs around the individual end user.“ I am personally very thankful for consumerization – without it, I wouldn’t have devices that combine my phone, camera, favorite wine lists and credit cards all in one! Thanks ...

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      Become a NetScaler Master: join the October Master Class webinar

      Hosted by: Citrix NetScaler Master Class team   Europe (EMEA) Wednesday, October 1, 2014 2:00 PM BST Register now Americas Wednesday, October 1, 2014 1:00 PM ET (6:00 PM BST) 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 NetScaler, tips and tricks for easy configuration, ...

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      My Trip to Stanford Design Thinking Bootcamp

      Is innovation a mystical event that occurs in a flash of unexplainable brilliance, or is it a process? More so, is it teachable and repeatable process? This was a question at the core of my exciting journey last week. I just did something I haven't done previously in more than 15 years. I took four, consecutive days away from my day job and worked on developing a ...

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      Citrix Invests in Virtu.al for a Different Perspective

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      They say a different point of view or perspective can add 50 IQ points when solving a problem. Citrix has just announced the announcement of the stealth startup Virtu.al who's technology includes the first cross platform mobile OS hypervisor and talent that includes some of the top security researchers in the world. I love inventions that are born out of an engineers frustration. For mobile ...

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