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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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      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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      Data privacy is now a very personal concern

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      Companies tend to think of privacy as a business issue, but for the general public, it’s quickly becoming a highly personal concern. From fears of government snooping to high-profile data breaches, people care more than ever about where their data is and how to keep it private. Trends like BYOD, big data and the Internet of Things add urgency to the challenge of helping people ...

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      Mobility Experts: XenMobile – How to configure WorkFlow on AppController

      This post is from the Mobility Experts team, providing you with technical how to’s, tips, and guides around specific use-cases. Please be sure to share any feedback in the comments and share this post to anyone who might benefit! The workflow feature in AppController can be used to manage application access through an approval process. Using the ControlPoint portal of the AppController you can add/create workflow ...

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      Are IT Standards Still Relevant in a Cloud Dominated World?

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      I had a chance to sit down with Shishir Pardikar, a Senior Architect with Citrix Labs and talk to him about IT Standards. Shishir is responsible within Citrix Labs for keeping track of the different IT standards that exist, and identifying the standards to which Citrix should be contributing to. In a world where IT is increasingly moving their software and infrastructure to the cloud, ...

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