Abhilash Verma

Director of Product Management for Cloud Networking Group. Looking after NetScaler and ecosystem products and working with global customers. With Citrix from over 9 years in NetScaler group and spent time in various engineering and externally focused roles.
  1. Citrix NetScaler For Telco – New Arm to the Most Celebrated ADC

    Citrix NetScaler is the defacto application deliver controller (ADC) standard for Cloud, Dot-com and a majority of Enterprise customers. NetScaler powers business across the technology landscape and now offers customers greater competitive advantage in the Telecommunication industry (Telco). As a technology leader, Citrix constantly strives to deliver innovative products to the marketplace. We challenged ourselves to think outside the box, literally, and are pleased to ...

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  2. 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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  3. NetScaler MobileStream™ – Delivering Secure Data and Application Access

    NetScaler performs great acceleration and optimization for Mobile data and payload, and Security is top-of-mind for customers – especially mobile security. As users connect remotely from Mobile devices from different connectivity zones, it is difficult to ensure that they are following best practices without automating and enforcing security in the network. NetScaler MobileStream technology brings in the security value for Mobile communication and ensures the ...

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  4. NetScaler MobileStream™ – Improves Mobile App Performance by 5X

    Optimization… is a well-researched and debated term for long time and NetScaler as an ADC excels in traffic optimization for various applications, protocols and use cases. In last decade whenever the term “Optimization” came in, it always referred to how one can optimize the performance and efficiency of applications and severs. Today the situation has changed drastically with Mobility coming into play. Enterprises have embraced ...

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  5. NetScaler Cluster – How the New IP Sub System Works

    Couple months back I wrote an introductory blog on NetScaler Cluster (http://blogs.citrix.com/2013/09/12/netscaler-cluster-the-way-ahead/) and always wanted to follow up with more blogs and data around this awesome technology and architecture. As we see more and more customers moving towards Cluster adoption, here is the next level data on important concepts.   NetScaler has couple important types of IP addressing schemes in the system. As a NetScaler user I ...

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  6. The Grand Party at Mobile World Congress 2014

    Last week was pretty busy with Citrix’s participation at Mobile World Congress, Barcelona. This is one of the largest events worldwide and would not be wrong to say that 100s of Indian marriages were happening at same place and same time :)   Now you have an idea about the crowd and kiosks one had to go through every day. Great thing about this event is that ...

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  7. Master Wizard – Let Us Learn The Magic Behind

    Last blog (http://blogs.citrix.com/2013/09/20/master-wizard-reducing-deployment-time-from-weeks-to-hours/) introduced the Master Wizard and I believe you had exciting start and now you want to know more about the magic happening behind the scene. Let us go through the logical flow of wizard and see what is getting done smartly.   The wizard starts with selection of the topology where you just see one… then why select? That’s an indication that more will ...

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  8. Master Wizard – Reducing Deployment Time from Weeks to Hours

    NetScaler is the de-facto ADC standard for XenApp and XenDesktop deployments. There are several NetScaler features which add great value to the VDI deployments. End users most of the time are either not aware of the value add or are not familiar with the configuration and workflow. In majority of cases NetScaler Gateway feature is used for secure remote connectivity followed by load balancing of core components. ...

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  9. NetScaler Cluster – The Way Ahead

    Let us start with the question "How are you deploying your NetScaler?".   NetScaler has come through a long way of being a Kernel based Packet Engine to user mode Multi Core (nCore) platform and today you can Cluster these nCore devices together. All flavors of NetScaler (VPX, MPX and VPX over SDX) support Cluster mode of deployment. With release 10.1 we support most of the important features ...

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  10. MPTCP: NetScaler Way

    So far we understood what is not working in today’s TCP implementation and how MPTCP comes to rescue (http://blogs.citrix.com/2013/08/23/networking-beyond-tcp-the-mptcp-way/). As we prepare ourselves to play a major role in Mobile world and transport requirements, MPTCP implementation was a natural fit. In Mobile world the client side changes happen at rapid rates as compared to Servers/Apps. Mobile clients are able to adopt newer technology changes and ...

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