Raymond Chew

Greetings! My name is Ray Chew.  I am the DesktopPlayer Product Owner in the Citrix DNA Product Management team, based in Redmond, WA and Santa Clara, CA. I hope to share some of my thoughts and insight around client virtualization and how it can help  the user community . Similarly, I look forward to hearing from you on the topics that will interest all of us.
  1. Happy 30th Birthday, Mac, here’s to another 30 years!

    The Macintosh computer was first introduced in 1984 and what a journey it has been for this iconic line of personal computers. When the Mac debuted, it introduced an intuitive point-and-click user interface with drop-down menus. Today, the MacBook Air is widely recognized for its long battery life and slick design and the new Mac Pro desktop may be the fastest personal computer in the ...

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  2. Citrix Announces DesktopPlayer for Mac: A Solution to Help Enterprise IT Administrators Manage Corporate and BYO Macs

        Today, Citrix officially launches DesktopPlayer for Mac. This milestone release marks the extension of desktop virtualization to corporate and BYO MacBooks with no network dependency. DesktopPlayer runs locally on top of Mac OS X to make Windows virtual desktops more manageable, reliable and secure for IT while offering increased freedom and flexibility for end users.   Ease of Use and Convenience for Mac Users – Employees who bring ...

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  3. All I want for Christmas is a …. shiny new Mac! What to do with it next?

    I am sure many of you out there probably have a shiny new Mac on your holiday wish list, whether it’s a new slim and light MacBook Air or the new powerful Mac Pro that became available for pre-order recently. Have you seen how insanely fast that machine is (on specs at least!)? Personally, I just ordered a MacBook Air for my significant other, who ...

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  4. Could It Be? The Large and Growing Business PC Market!!!

    The conversation about PCs going away has been an ongoing one, and it was recently reignited by two recent reports on the worldwide PC market. Leading Industry Analyst firms reported that the worldwide PC market slowed down at a pace of about 10% in the first quarter of 2013 compared to the first quarter of 2012. In most of the press coverage that ensued, Windows 8 ...

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  5. Citrix XenClient Benefit Series – Security, Isolation and Compliance

    In the third part of our 6-part series on the benefits of Citrix XenClient — the local VM option of XenDesktop and its FlexCast delivery technology — we discussed how XenClient can be used to minimize WAN traffic for branch and distributed offices. In this part, we will examine how XenClient can be used to safeguard business-critical data on PCs and laptops. XenClient is a ...

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  6. The Road to Synergy Barcelona… Keeps Getting Better with XenClient Enterprise

    Are you ready for Synergy Barcelona? We hope to see you there and share with you the best of what we offer. We are blazing the trail on our way to Spain with a new update release of XenClient Enterprise 4.1.2. There are some great improvements and updates that we have added while we continue development of the next release, to be revealed at Synergy Barcelona. VM ...

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  7. Get Xtreme – Citrix XenClient Video Contest Winners Announcement

    Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Here are the winners of the XenClient Video contest! There were many creative, interesting, and funny videos submitted for the contest. The submitted video entries showed in different but creative ways what Citrix XenClient is and how it affected their lives as well as ideas on how to put XenClient to use. We are excited to announce the winners of the Get ...

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  8. Check out new XenClient videos – Still time to win a $50 Visa Gift Card

    There are some nice new videos that were recently submitted. Check them out at Get Xtreme – XenClient Video Contest. The Get Xtreme – XenClient Video Contest is drawing to a close soon but there’s still time to send in your video of XenClient tips, tricks and ideas for consideration. You could win an Ultrabook or one of three Intel vPro laptops.To sweeten the ...

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  9. Last chance to get your XenClient Video In – Win $50 Visa Gift Card!

    The Get Xtreme – XenClient Video Contest is coming to a close soon. There’s still time to submit your video of XenClient tips, tricks and ideas for consideration. You could win an Ultrabook or one of three Intel vPro laptops.To sweeten the deal, we will be giving away $50 VISA Gift Cards to the next first five (5) brand new videos that are submitted till ...

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  10. XenClient Use Case Series: Simplify Management of Corporate Desktop Images

    When was the last time you heard an IT admin saying that their job is so much easier now or how they love their job? No doubt an IT admin job function is both expansive and unique to the environment that they are in. A certain segment of the IT administrator community is focused on building, rolling out, and managing corporate desktop images across laptops ...

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