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Citrix Specialists Create Customer Delight to Win Deals and Earn Loyalty

Citrix Specialists create customer delight to win deals and earn loyalty

How do you transform a tough customer into a delighted and loyal customer? What’s the best way to deliver superior value and satisfaction in the face of high customer expectations and strong market competition? The short answer: become a Citrix Specialist As seamless extensions of Citrix, our partners need to show customers their strong commitment to a successful engagement and a satisfying experience. The best way to do ...

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Leveraging Multi-tenancy in the ADC as a Way to the Cloud

Over the last few years, organizations have increasingly been shifting their data centers to a cloud-based model. This transition has been built upon virtualization, automation and orchestration of IT resources—mainly server, storage and switching infrastructure. The goal is to increase agility and reduce the costs of deploying and managing resources to support business applications. As the transition to cloud-based data centers marches on, it is becoming ...

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Octoblu Recap of Citrix Synergy

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The cat is out of the bag: Octoblu was acquired by Citrix in December. From that time, Citrix had been quiet about it. Until Citrix Synergy, which took place this past week in Orlando, Florida. If you were at Synergy 2015, you might have seen a mind-blowing keynote that, once and for all, made the value of the Internet of Things--in terms of business--clear. Since being acquired we've ...

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Comparing the Digital Workplace to Mobile Workspaces

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Today, I'm at Gartner Digital Workplace Summit, which Gartner positions as the "Workplace Reimagined: Agile, Engaged and Empowered." I’m here because I'm interested in hearing what they have to say about reimagining the workplace, and how what they say compares to the concept of mobile workspaces from Citrix. The Digital Workplace What did I learn about the Gartner concept of the 'digital workplace'? In their keynote, Chris Howard and ...

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Security is No Longer an IT Issue

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If you saw my section of the day 2 Synergy keynote last week, you know that security is a top concern for CEOs. Some people are surprised when I say this because one traditionally thinks of CIOs and CSOs as the main drivers behind a company’s security strategies. And they usually are – but the reality is that security is no longer an IT issue, ...

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    Learn How StoreFront 3.0 Supports Google Chrome without NPAPI

    A couple of months ago, I blogged here to give a head-up about the disruption of user experience for Receiver for Web when Google Chrome disables NPAPI and to provide some temporary workarounds.  I indicated that we were actively working on new technology to remove the dependency on NPAPI. Today, I can announce that the new solution is included in the StoreFront 3.0 Tech Preview. In this ...

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    Citrix Teams with Mirantis and OpenStack, Serves Up Big Wins for Customers

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    Hot on the heels of our announcement that we were joining the OpenStack Foundation, we’re excited to announce some specific vendors that we’re starting to integrate with – in particular, our good friends over at Mirantis. For those of you who follow the market closely, Mirantis is now one of the largest and most successful OpenStack distributions out in the market and bring both great software ...

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      Using ADC Services to Build Scalable, Redundant OpenStack Clouds

      As your organization seeks to increase IT agility and reduce operating costs building an orchestration platform like OpenStack to automate the deployment of resources makes a lot of sense. As you plan the implementation of your OpenStack platform ensuring application availability and performance is a necessary design goal. There are a number of things to consider to this end, for example how do you minimize ...

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      XenMobile XMS Database Connectivity Issues and Troubleshooting

      1.  Overview of this blog. The intent of this blog is to provide troubleshooting steps for most commonly seen XMS Database connectivity issues and troubleshooting steps. XenMobile Component Version Details: The following document is tested on these versions: Component Version  XMS 10.0.0.62300  MSSQL 2012   2. XMS connectivity to remote MSSQL database.   Error Message/ScreenShot #1:  MSSQL Server IP/FQDN Not Reachable The XMS server admin console screen does not display sub menu options and sometimes you get the error ...

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      Mobility Experts: Configuring LDAPS+Radius Based Authentication

      In this post, we will go through the steps required to configure LDAPS+Radius Authentication for XenMobile. Terminology: Term                                            Definition AD                                                Active Directory NSG VIP   ...

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