Marissa Schmidt

  1. Citrix NetScaler AppFirewall: Lowest TCO per Protected Mbps While Providing High Security Effectiveness

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    NetScaler Web Application Firewall testing proves its strength in security effectiveness while providing lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) per Protected Mbps to customers.  Here is the Security Value Map (SVM) that shows Citrix NetScaler AppFirewall as a leader in the upper right hand corner of this quadrant.  Details on how to read this SVM can also be found in this SVM download link as ...

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  2. How NetScaler AppFirewall Stands Out Among Web Application Firewalls

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    In one of my recent blogs, I talked about Getting your feet wet with NetScaler AppFirewall.  Now, there is a 3rd party validation that shows NetScaler as a leader in the recommended quadrant of the recent NSS Labs Web Application Firewall Test.  Although there are many differentiating factors we can talk about, let’s focus on the following three points that help NetScaler AppFirewall stand out: Manageability Why is this important?   Per Verizon ...

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  3. Announcing new NetScaler MPX/SDX 24000 series, plus updates to clustering & SDX

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    Citrix is excited to announce the availability of our new hardware appliances, the NetScaler 24000 series. These high performing MPX and SDX appliances can provide more than 100 Gbps of throughput capacity and are ideal for environments requiring less SSL capacity than the 22000 Series. Available as the 24100 and 24150 models, these appliances can provide 100 Gbps and 150 Gbps of throughput. The full ...

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  4. Getting your feet wet with NetScaler AppFirewall

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    Some of our internal teams recently reviewed customer surveys that show that security is strong for NetScaler, but more documentation is needed out there so that more people know of all the awesome capabilities.   NetScaler AppFirewall was even voted for Gold award last year by security gurus, further cementing what we’ve known all along. As a recap, in addition to the full ADC functionality NetScaler has many different ...

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  5. What beta users have to say about Citrix NetScaler 10.5

    Here at Citrix, we just wrapped up the beta program for NetScaler 10.5 and got some great feedback from our beta users, whose contributions help improve our products for everyone. The NetScaler beta program is an opportunity for our customers and partners to experience the software and features of the NetScaler software before General Availability (GA). Beta participants are able to give direct feedback to engineering ...

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  6. New NetScaler Application Firewall (AppFirewall) models now available!

    NetScaler AppFirewall blocks both known and unknown attacks against web and web services applications, using an advanced hybrid security model. The new AppFirewall models are MPX 5650, MPX 8005, MPX 11515, MPX 11520 and MPX 11540.  The new models align with the latest updated hardware within the NetScaler ADC product line. This allows customers to upgrade from a Stand-alone AppFirewall to a full NetScaler ADC ...

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  7. Red Ginseng, scenic Han River, press coverage and NetScaler like Swiss-army knife – how do they relate?

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    Seoul is such a great place to see and I always feel very productive when meeting with Citrix Korea team as several customer visits and partner meetings are lined up during the visit. And with each visit, I always learn about the culture and appreciate the tenacity that the Citrix team and customers have.  During my visit last month, I got to learn many different ...

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  8. Advisory board member for Cal Poly Computer Engineering – An honor it is!

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    It seemed it was just yesterday when I first started Cal Poly San Luis Obispo for the Computer Engineering (CPE) program.  One of many memorable moments that I can remember so well is the Week of Welcome (WOW) where someone on stage told all of us to look at the person in your left and your right – as you are all best of best ...

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  9. Synergy Networking sessions – all about “Clap along if your happy” or is it the NetScaler Jerseys giveaways?

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      The keynote with Mark Templeton at Synergy started with the Happy song – which everyone know so well as I know that even my 7 year old hums it all over the house and car! :-)   But based on the happy feedback from the NetScaler sessions, here are some of the sessions with key takeaways: SYN236 - Network integration design for NetScaler SDX.  Edmund Bennett ...

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  10. Synergy 2014 Networking sessions you can’t miss…

    Networking track list of sessions at Synergy 2014 is more than ever before!  Some are with customers telling the solution story, and some are with NetScaler engineers themselves or networking folks that regularly meet with customers to give you examples of why Citrix networking products are the best front end for critical apps and how the products help customers’ networks for security, scale and rockin’ ...

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