Latest Posts

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 ...

Read More

Featured
 

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

    Hand woman press on touch screen interface

    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 ...

    Read More

    Featured
     

      Announcing 100% iOS 8 Compatibility for XenMobile

      iOS 8 iPad Screenshot with Citrix Worx Apps

      The Citrix XenMobile team is happy to announce full iOS 8 compatibility for all editions of XenMobile (cloud or on-premise) including: XenMobile MDM, App, and Enterprise Editions.   About iOS 8 iOS 8 is the latest software release, from Apple, meant for its mobile product line. iOS 8 is compatible with iPhone 4s onwards, iPod 5th generation, iPad 2 onwards, iPad Mini 1st generation onwards and Apple TV ...

      Read More

      Scripting: Automating NetScaler configurations using NITRO REST API and PowerShell – Part 1

      Citrix NetScaler Nitro API REST Web Services

      Part 1: Introduction and getting started.   Citrix NetScaler provides a powerful API that provides configuration and statistics functionality. In this blog series we’ll talk about leveraging the REST Web Services version of the API coupled with PowerShell to produce some very powerful and easy to consume scripts. Feel free to look at the following documentation that will give you an some background on the API: NITRO API REST ...

      Read More

      Sanbolic Scale-Out Platform is now Citrix Ready

      The (Significant) Benefits Software-Defined Storage Brings to Citrix VDI Deployments If you've ever worked on a VDI project, chances are pretty good you encountered one or more issues pertaining to performance, scale, availability, storage and data management, and cost. And if you did, chances are just as good it was your storage that contributed to or even caused those problems. After all, traditional (hardware-based) storage systems, which ...

      Read More

      Webinar: Learn how to monitor your XenDesktop & XenApp 7.6 environment using System Center 2012 Operations Manager

      Citrix Ready Technical Webinar with Comtrade (Now with the new SCOM Dashboard) Join us to learn how Comtrade's XenDesktop and XenApp 7.6 Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) can enhance your monitoring and management capabilities, helping proactively identify issues before they impact your users. During this 45 minute webinar you will learn: 1. New enhancements to the Unified Infrastructure Monitoring Failed registrations Access to the database Connectivity to the ...

      Read More

      Frequently Asked Questions from the What’s New in XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 webinar

      On Wednesday, September 10th 2014, Dan Cote and I presented the What’s New in XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 webinar.  If you weren’t able to join the live webinar, a recording of the webinar is available for you here.  If you were one of the thousands of individuals that did join the live broadcast, I would personally like to thank you for attending and mention that ...

      Read More

      CTO Council September Newsletter

      bigstock-future-technology-a-portable-17963588

      In this month’s CTO Council Newsletter, we explore the Future of Healthcare in Part One of a Two-Part Series.  We next take a look at the impact HTML5 is beginning to have in mobile development and then discuss Project Accelerator, an experiment that speeds up the implementation of XenDesktop, XenApp and XenClient.   Finally, Martin Duursma writes about the constant change in our technology-driven world and highlights the Citrix ...

      Read More

      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 ...

      Read More

      Automating NetScaler using NITRO RESTful services: Video introduction

      Introduction Lately, I have been able to work with NetScaler programmatically via the NetScaler NITRO API and I have been wanting to raise some awareness and pass off some general knowledge of this vital feature of NetScaler. The purpose of this video isn't necessarily here to show you the full intricacies of NITRO, but I do want to share some possibilities, and perhaps get you started ...

      Read More

      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 ...

      Read More

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

      Q3 2014 MAR Infographic Thumbnail

        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 ...

      Read More