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Health IT: Quietly advancing medicine and the U.S. care delivery system – Part 3

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Encouraging the best, most compassionate caregivers to join and stay in the profession Over the course of our lives, each one of us will experience the U.S. healthcare system from a number of perspectives. Whether you have a child in a maternity wing of a hospital, visit a grandparent in a long-term care facility or touch the health system in another way, one thing will be the same: ...

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Over rotating, pivots and the future of Enterprise IT (Part 2: Pivots)

After working at Citrix for about a week I thought it’d be fun to write a blog about what I was seeing: an openness of past mistakes, a massive pivot towards web-enabling and simplifying our offerings, and a vision for the future of the way we all work. I liked the idea of just sharing what I saw and so the first blog was born, ...

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The Software-Defined Workplace Delivers “Consumerization” For Me. . . and IT

I have been living in a consumerized world for a few years now. My IT department, unfortunately, has not. Until now. Wikipedia defines consumerization as “the reorientation of product and service designs around the individual end user.“ I am personally very thankful for consumerization – without it, I wouldn’t have devices that combine my phone, camera, favorite wine lists and credit cards all in one! Thanks ...

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The Way to a Mobility Transformed Business: the Software-defined Workplace

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Marc Andreessen was right—software really is eating the world. While in the past office productivity was determined by physical constraints, with people tethered to specific zones of productivity like buildings and desktop computers, we’ve moved beyond that now. Software can take us beyond those limitations to do what we need to do, when and where we need to do it. A car becomes a conference room ...

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    Become a NetScaler Master: join the October Master Class webinar

    Hosted by: Citrix NetScaler Master Class team   Europe (EMEA) Wednesday, October 1, 2014 2:00 PM BST Register now Americas Wednesday, October 1, 2014 1:00 PM ET (6:00 PM BST) Register now What you will learn Welcome to the Citrix NetScaler Master Class. At these live webinars you will learn about the most critical elements of cloud infrastructures and enterprise datacenter architectures. Get details on latest features of NetScaler, tips and tricks for easy configuration, ...

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    My Trip to Stanford Design Thinking Bootcamp

    Is innovation a mystical event that occurs in a flash of unexplainable brilliance, or is it a process? More so, is it teachable and repeatable process? This was a question at the core of my exciting journey last week. I just did something I haven't done previously in more than 15 years. I took four, consecutive days away from my day job and worked on developing a ...

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    Citrix Invests in Virtu.al for a Different Perspective

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    They say a different point of view or perspective can add 50 IQ points when solving a problem. Citrix has just announced the announcement of the stealth startup Virtu.al who's technology includes the first cross platform mobile OS hypervisor and talent that includes some of the top security researchers in the world. I love inventions that are born out of an engineers frustration. For mobile ...

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    The Report of CloudStack’s Death was a Great Exaggeration

    The title of this post is a riff on the now famous quote by Mark Twain a.k.a. Samuel Clemens about the New York Journal’s confusion between him and at time his ailing cousin James Ross Clemens who was a continent away. The same thing happened recently with regards to two unrelated events. An organizational change here at Citrix and the perceived vitality of one of ...

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    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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    What’s safe to put in the cloud?

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    Data protection is a key concern for organizations seeking to leverage the cloud—and rightly so. It’s no small matter to send sensitive business data like customer information, financial records, legal documents or intellectual property outside your on-premise infrastructure. But security concerns don’t have to pose a barrier to the benefits of the cloud. “With the right measures and best practices,” Stan Black, Citrix Chief Security ...

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