David Coleman

Dave Coleman is Director of Product Management for Citrix Receivers and StoreFront at Citrix. Currently his hot topics include simplifying the user experience and adding exciting new capabilities to these products. Dave is a ten year veteran at Citrix, with previous start up experience, and prior to that many years with Nortel in various product management roles.
  1. StoreFront 2.5 Empowers XenApp and XenDesktop

    Where do I begin? There is so much that's new and improved. Citrix Storefront is the successor to Citrix Web Interface for XenApp and XenDesktop and helps IT enable enterprise mobility - work and play from anywhere, from virtually any device. It also helps IT improve enterprise security and simplify XenApp and XenDesktop deployments. StoreFront is essential for managing multi-site XenApp and XenDesktop deployments. It’s ...

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  2. Receiver for Blackberry 10 – Version 2.0 available today!

    Even easier access to you Windows apps and desktops on your Blackberry 10. Version 2.0 is on the Blackberry App World today.  This update solves a number of connection and authentication issues users encounteried with our earlier version.  We worked very hard on every issue reported. And this version also adds support for: Citrix StoreFront and XenDesktop 7.1. High-resolution displays on external monitors attached to the capable devices. Peripheral mouse and keyboard ...

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  3. Receiver for Java Update Just Released

    The current version of Receiver for Java (10.1) will no longer function on any end point that installs  Java 7 update 51 !   Installing  the Receiver for Java 10.1.007 update will  avoid issues. Please note comments from Mallikarjun Dandoti below regarding use with HTTPS only! The update can be found  here. Here is the back story. Oracle will release Java 7 update 51  in January, 2014, with two security changes ...

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  4. Receiver for Windows Phone 1.2 speaks your language

    Released just before Christmas, Receiver for Windows Phone 1.2 adds a text editor for Asian languages and five Euro languages.  It's a click away on the Windows Phone Store. It's better than ever for self-service access to XenDesktop and XenApp virtual desktops and apps from any Windows Phone .... and now from anywhere in the world. Here is all that's new: Text input editor for East Asian languages Fully localized for French, ...

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  5. Receiver for Java Update Coming – Stay Tuned

     The current version of Receiver for Java (10.1) will no longer function on any end point that installs  Java 7 update 51 come January! Oracle will release Java 7 update 51  in January, 2014, with two security changes designed to enhance authentication and authorization for Rich Internet Applications. The default security slider is being updated in a way that will block Rich Internet Applications that do ...

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  6. Receiver for Windows 8/RT 1.4: Windows 8.1 and Pinch/Zoom

    Released today, our update adds Windows 8.1 support plus new pinch and zoom gestures, mobility SDK support, and some great compatibility features.  It's a click away on the Windows Store. It's better than ever for self-service access to XenDesktop and XenApp virtual desktops and apps from any Windows  tablet, convertible, ultra-book, or desktop including the new Surface 2 models. Here is what's new: Windows 8.1 support NetScaler Gateway 10.1 and Access Gateway Enterprise ...

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  7. Receiver for Windows 4.1 update adds support for Windows 8.1

    Upgrading to Windows 8.1?  Make sure you also upgrade to Citrix Receiver for Windows 4.1 which we just released. It includes key fixes for compatibility with Windows 8.1 as well as for use on Windows Server 2012 R2.  It also includes over 30 fixes to HDX functionality, printing, installation, user experience, local app access, and authentication. It continues to support those advanced features as well as the new ...

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  8. StoreFront 2.1: Windows Server 2012 R2 support and more

    We just posted a StoreFront update that will appeal to almost everyone and we advise upgrading as soon as possible. Not only can you now deploy StoreFront on Windows Server 2012 R2, StoreFront 2.1 improves: firewall services and .Net 4.0  interactions SAN Certificate use subscription replication in  server groups session pre-launch operation with Receiver for Windows Enterprise (with XA 6.5) and includes the latest Receiver for HTML5 which enables URL redirection. These updates plus the removal of ...

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  9. Receiver for Mac 11.8.2 – Mavericks Ready

    OS X  Mavericks, Apple's latest OS X operating system,  brings exciting new features and apps to Macs.  To help you enjoy them, we just released an upgraded Citrix Receiver for Mac today that adds Mavericks compatibility  including: Enhanced multi-monitor support for the new multi-monitor features in  Mavericks** Improvements to the Desktop Toolbar in Mavericks Uninstall  improvements when Gatekeeper is set And more Use receiver.citrix.com to upgrade and lets us know if you like the improvements. **Note: Maverick ...

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  10. Receiver for Windows Phone 8. Can it be?

    With Microsoft, Nokia, and Citrix teaming to make it happen….it’s for real! Receiver for Windows Phone 8 is in the Windows Phone Store today. And it’s cool. Check your email, review documents, tune into project dashboards, and approve expenses …all on the go.  Connect to your virtual desktops and apps at the touch of a finger.  Use the new pinch and zoom feature to view the information you need. ...

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