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. Receiver for iOS 5.9 enables SHA2 and smart card use

    Available on the Apple App Store today, Citrix Receiver 5.9 adds official support for iOS 7.1 and improved security using SHA2 certificates. It's a great way to access apps and desktops from anywhere with a great HDX experience. The  new features enable the use of standard PIV smart cards. Now you can equip your iPad or iPhone with baiMobile® 301MP or 301MP-L  or Precise Biometrics Tactivo sleeve and ...

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  2. Receiver for Android 3.5 adds SHA2 and Smart Card Update

    Just now released on the Google Store! This update adds official support for Android 4.4, long awaited security using SAN and SHA2 certificates, and other enhancements. It also updates smart card access to XenApp and XenDesktop, adding StoreFront as an option. Using BaiMobile 3000MP Bluetooth Smart Card Reader, you can access your Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop environments whether using Web Interface or StoreFront by inserting a Common Access ...

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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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