RaghuG

Director of Product Management, with 7+ years of core product management experience, across a variety of Citrix Products, beginning with NetScaler and Citrix cloud solutions, and currently responsible for CloudGateway and Access Gateway, covering Enterprise Mobility, Identity Federation, SSLVPN, Mobile Application Management and Mobile Security.
  1. Enterprise Mobility Management and the snap-in approach

    Enterprise Mobility Management is so much more than MDM or MAM or MCM (you pick your favorite 3 letter acronym - maybe even create a few new ones) The basic task of mobility management is building an increasingly efficient workforce, with improving levels of productivity, leveraging tools that simplify the operational complexity of providing a connected experience, that makes this vision a reality. For a ...

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  2. Access Gateway – Variants, scalability and changes

    Of late, i've been getting a lot of questions from all of you, on what's been happening with Access Gateway, what the current available options are, and which ones should be used in what situation. Access Gateway continues to be a core product for Citrix, and has a very vital role to play in providing secure remote access to users, delivering access to resources for remote users. ...

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  3. CloudGateway – MDX Web Connect and Micro VPN

    CloudGateway is truly an exciting product for us, and with version 2 that shipped recently, we've introduced two new capabilities that are exciting for me personally, because they let me do something i couldnt do before - browse my enterprise's internal websites from my iPad, without needing full VPN connectivity, or having to see broken links because of failed CVPN rewrites (Those of you using ...

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  4. CloudGateway – Unified control for Data, Windows, Web, SaaS, Mobile applications

    Sai’s blog makes the exciting new announcement of the release of CloudGateway v1.0, which delivers on the commitment Citrix made in Oct 2011, on the release of an enterprise solution that puts control firmly back in the hands of enterprise IT teams, while extending the business and user goals of “bring your own” choice – driving the consumerization of IT. Lets deconstruct the anatomy of this ...

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  5. Citrix NetScaler Cloud Gateway – A product tour

    The core belief of the NetScaler Cloud Gateway is ONE application access point, with ONE login for all applications, for users - while providing enterprise IT teams ONE centralized way of controlling all applications, enterprise or cloud based. This user experience and IT control is available for ANY application, across ANY device, on ANY network, by integrating with the Citrix Receiver. ANY application Citrix Receiver seamlessly integrates ...

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  6. Worried about ex-employees retaining access to your apps (…after they’ve joined the competition!)

    One interesting dilemma SaaS presents is the lack of association of the user's identity from the SaaS application, to the enterprise - meaning your employees, business partners or just about anyone with the userID and password for the app are able to get into the app. SaaS platforms have tried to improve the security around this access by multi-factor authentication, monitoring the client system and ...

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  7. The power of user self-service for application accounts

    In yesterday's article, we looked at SaaS application integration into the enterprise with seamless user access to those applications. A key thing that we demonstrated was the single sign-on experience for the user. The SSO experience occurs when the user already has an account on the application, and OpenCloud Access is able to associate the application account to the user's enterprise directory account. What happens if ...

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  8. Citrix Receiver and SaaS applications

    In my previous blog post we had looked at the user experience, when accessing SaaS applications, both from within and outside the enterprise network. The advantage of building something like this within Citrix is obviously the close integration possibilities with other Citrix products such as Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop. Citrix Receiver is a great way to amalgamate the different types of applications, and present the ...

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  9. The joy of no passwords

    Back in Oct 2010, Citrix announced plans of delivering a product that would make life easy for users and IT alike, by consolidating web and SaaS application authentication. The obvious benefits would be single sign-on for end users, and centralized user account creation and management for IT administrators. I've been using this system, rolled out within the organization for a few weeks now - and ...

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