Chris Fleck

VP Emerging Solutions , CTO Office , Tech Instigator...
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  1. IoT For The Enterprise: Why It Matters

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    Much has been made of the emerging market for IoT (Internet of Things) or as we at Citrix say, the Integration of Everything (IoE). Many of the early examples tend to highlight smart cities or home automation. For most enterprises, however, the ability to connect and integrate everything together can solve current problems and open up new opportunities. Most enterprises have complex combinations of legacy systems, SaaS ...

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  2. Citrix Workspace Hub and Octoblu Workspace Automation Explained


    We are getting lots of great interest in the Workspace Hub and Octoblu that was demonstrated in the Synergy Day 2 Keynote and again with Brian Madden on the show floor. Brian does a good job asking the right questions and explaining what he is seeing (you can check out the video here). The best compliments about the demo were around saving users’ time and solving ...

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  3. The Citrix X1 Mouse for iPad and IPhone is Available Now


      If you were not lucky enough to be at Citrix Synergy last week to get your own X1 Mouse, the good news is that the X1 Mouse is available to order now!!  You can order the mouse from your Citrix Solution Advisor now or the Citrix online store at . The supported Citrix Apps available now include; Receiver, GoToMyPC, ShareConnect & WorxDesktop.   The news and reviews ...

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  4. The Mouse That Roared … For Business


    Citrix Streamlines the Windows App Experience on iPad and Android Devices with Citrix X1 Mouse At Citrix, we’ve been helping people access and use business apps on any device for years. Yet many of our customers depend on Windows-based applications that are hard to use on iPad and Android tablets, because so many features depend on the point-and-click simplicity and accuracy of a physical mouse. Since many ...

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  5. DIY IoT With Tesla APIs, Octoblu Makes The Fast Mobile Thing Smarter


     As smart as the Tesla is, if you forget to plug in overnight when it has a low charge you could be in for serious range anxiety the next morning. The Tesla iPhone app will let you know the charge status.. but only if you remember to check it.. The good news is that Tesla also provides an API with enough functionality to do useful ...

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  6. Citrix Invests in for a Different Perspective


    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 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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  7. Poll: What Keeps You From Doing All your Work From an iPad ?


    Tim Cook was recently quoted saying that he uses his iPad for about 80% of his work. There are many other knowledge workers as well who do more and more of there work from an iPad or other Tablet. This phenomena has certainly slowed the growth of laptops and stagnated the desktop market, however for most users the iPad still has remaining obstacles. Is it ...

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  8. Is B2T ( Business 2 Things ) the Next Big Thing for IT ?


    I often hear concerns about IT’s role being diminished in a world of SaaS and clouds. My point of view is there is an unending amount of responsibility and significance for the agile IT organization or individual. The traditional IT organization’s job one is B2E (Business 2 Employee), providing secure apps and data for employees. This role is evolving as more services move to the cloud ...

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  9. Citrix Worx App Partners Add Functions Businesses Need

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    In addition to the new Citrix Worx apps, the Worx Ecosystem continues to grow and thrive. Important new apps have been added to the Worx Gallery as well as App building tools that have been Worx verified. Leading mobile app ISVs are recognizing the value of Worx enabling their app so that the apps can be managed within an enterprise environment by XenMobile. The ...

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  10. Hello World: New Citrix Developer Site Open For Business


    If you have ever had a great idea for building something new or integrating with a Citrix product but were frustrated with finding the right resources to help, the new Developer site should help.. a lot. The value of Developers for IT organizations, ISVs, and IT vendors is more important than ever yet we know to much time gets spent googling for APIs, code samples ...

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