Latest Posts

Yesterday, today and tomorrow – XenApp continues to lead the industry

I’m now about four months into my role here at Citrix as Group VP & GM for the app and desktop virtualization business. While lots of people might know what it’s like to take responsibility for an established product line, how many get the chance to do it for one that is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year?! And it’s never been a more exciting time ...

Read More

Featured
 

    Geek Speak. YOU Speak!

    8132_SynLA_GuestS_150x150_Final.jpg

      Part of being a CTP is giving feedback to Citrix.  That sounds pretty simple.  In reality, they lock us in a room for two days twice a year, stuff us full of coffee and doughnuts and subject us to a never-ending parade of product managers.  Ok, it's not QUITE that bad.  The food is pretty good.  Most of the PMs know they need to send ...

    Read More

    Featured
     

      Citrix Partner Hubbub: “Mission Benefits chooses ShareFile Cloud for Healthcare”

      Citrix ShareFile is winning industry awards and was featured in an IDC buyer case study. Learn about the strong market momentum of this solution. Mission Benefits, an employee benefits and health insurance advisory firm, selected ShareFile Cloud for Healthcare to help meet HIPAA compliance requirements, reduce internal inefficiencies and enhance customer service. This organization is featured in an IDC report, which states, “While cloud-based solutions are often ...

      Read More

      Part 4: Working to make migration simpler for XenApp customers!

      In the last week, our engineers have published two blogs covering technologies we’re working on to simplify high availablility of XenApp and XenDesktop and improving session pre-launch/linger – both on the new Flexcast Management Architecture.  As promised, there is more information coming… Today, I want to cover migration and upgrade of XenApp, specifically what Citrix is doing to help customers start planning their migration from XenApp ...

      Read More

      Does the datacenter even matter anymore?

      Everybody’s talking "cloud" these days. From marketing literature to the boardroom, cloud computing is one of the hottest topics, as the cloud promises to dynamically extend services and lower costs. Who wouldn’t want that? The discussions are prompting many to ask whether onsite datacenters are still needed to best serve the needs of the modern business. It’s an intriguing question. While onsite datacenters used to be ...

      Read More

      New: Citrix Service Provider Center of Excellence

      Pitchfork

      Rarely does the "build it and they will come" strategy work in the technology industry. Therefore today Citrix is launching the Citrix Service Provider Center of Excellence  - a significant investment made on behalf of ALL of the  2,600+ Citrix Service Provider partners.  The singular focus is to accelerate the value their  hosted desktop businesses by providing industry-proven best practices, implementation resources, communities, and knowledge bases all ...

      Read More

      Register Now! Designing your XenApp 7.5 Environment

      Following the announcement of the technical webinar series around the release XenApp/XenDesktop 7.5, I am pleased to announce details of the first webinar in the series. This 3-part webinar series brought to you by Citrix Services will show you how to achieve implementation success with XA/XD 7.5, whether you are new to Citrix or a long-time Citrix admin. The first webinar in the series covers Designing your XenApp ...

      Read More

      The XenMobile Guide to Mobility Mastery at Citrix Synergy 2014

      test

      This blog will be continuously updated as we get closer to Citrix Synergy 2014. Be sure to check back frequently for even more updates on XenMobile, Mobile Workspaces and Mobility at Citrix Synergy 2014. It goes without saying but everyone has mobility on the mind today. In fact recent changes in the industry has validated the vision Citrix envisioned years ago. If mobility was an equation ...

      Read More

      Highlights of Support Articles March 2014

      Citrix Support is committed to providing updated and accurate information to our consumers. We are focused on ensuring there is relevant content to assist you in managing your environment. Find below the Citrix Knowledge Center Highlighted Articles for March 2014 .     Highlighted Desktop Virtualization Articles CTX128013   FAQ: XenDesktop Licensing CTX140452 Microsoft Security Patch Validation Report March 2014 CTX140427 How to Deploy XenApp and XenDesktop with Amazon Web Services CTX140428 Best Practices for Citrix ...

      Read More

      Gulfstream Aerospace delivering Catia using XenDesktop with HDX 3D Pro

      A few weeks ago NVIDIA held it's annual Graphics Technology Conference in San Jose, CA where the head of PLM systems at Gulfstream Aerospace shared his reasons for moving delivery of the company's suite of PLM applications ( SAP, Catia, Right Hemisphere, SmarTeam) to its end users from traditional distributed delivery on physical workstations to a centralized and virtualized delivery model using XenDesktop with HDX ...

      Read More

      Citrix XenMobile Security Advisory for “Heartbleed”

      Recently, a vulnerability (known as “Heartbleed”) was identified in OpenSSL. This is a significant vulnerability as it could allow a remote attacker to extract sensitive data directly from the process address space of a vulnerable client or server. There is more information on this issue, and the way in which Citrix has responded to it, in the Citrix security advisory: https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX140605 Impact to XenMobile Deployments A high level ...

      Read More

      Register Today! Citrix, Google and MTM Live Event in NYC

      Citrix and Google

      Is your enterprise planning or actively involved in a Windows XP migration project that includes Google Chromebooks as the new computing platform? Join Citrix and MTM at Google’s Chelsea office (NYC) on April 23rd, 2014 at 6:00 PM ET and learn how you can deliver business critical apps to Google Chromebooks. Find out how MTM, Citrix and Google enable enterprise IT to: • Implement a stateless, app-centric ...

      Read More