Team: Citrix Labs

  1. Changing Definitions of Cloud – Citrix Startup Accelerator Invests in CumuLogic

    It feels weird to start a blog talking about definitions of cloud - just so 2005 - however definitions matter. They affect how we perceive new ideas, "frame" our thoughts, and our responses. They provide, like an introduction to chess, the rules for the game. Cloud has entered the zeitgeist as a shorthand for internet, scalability and the rapid shift to using remote computers of all ...

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  2. Future of Mobile: Secrets from Citrix Startup Accelerator

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    One of the reasons we set up the Citrix Startup Accelerator was to explore what's coming next by working with cool, inspirational entrepreneurs. This talk exposes some of our thinking around investments in four mobile oriented startups, and uses them as jumping off points to talk about emerging mobile trends. (Recorded at Citrix Synergy last week.) Let's peek into the crystal ball.   Last week we also held ...

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  3. Future of Mobile, Startups, and upside-down IT

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    Have you heard about the Citrix Startup Accelerator? It’s been running since early 2011; we’ve invested in 11 very cool, interesting startups; some of which are great examples of the new capabilities in our IT world emerging from mobile. At the upcoming Citrix Synergy, I’m going to share some insights into how this will continue to turn IT upside down using some of our investments ...

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  4. GrexIt brings Shared/Public Folders to Google Apps mail (Citrix Startup Accelerator Company)

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    GrexIt is a Citrix Startup Accelerator company. Shared or Public Folders have been a hugely popular feature in MS Outlook and Exchange, whereas they have always been absent from Google Apps email. Being able to share email conversations with your colleagues is of great value for most email users, and GrexIt brings this functionality into Google Apps. And its so much better than Shared email Folders ...

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  5. Mobile apps that work for the enterprise – CoreMobile

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    Last night’s IIT Alumni event at Google was a coming-out party for the Core Mobile technology - one-touch instant access to the most relevant information. In large part, the company is the culmination of two previous IIT events exploring how the mobile device could be more effectively used. This is a grand vindication of these types of meetups with real, tangible outcomes. Here are my ...

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  6. That’s so cool! Validating the device as desktop hypothesis …

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    How many 'wow' demos have you seen? Where you're shown something new that solves a problem you didn't know you had? Where you realize that some part of your life can be radically more simple and streamlined? This week I was at Citrix Sales Kickoff - where Citrix sales teams get together for a refresh on our messaging and to plan the coming year. In part ...

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  7. Mobility Pack and Mobile App SDK v1 released

    Enterprise IT organizations are scrambling to respond to the growing demand for access to corporate applications and data from an increasingly diverse array of users’ mobile devices, from smartphones to tablets. To aid enterprises facing these mobility challenges, I am pleased to announce that the new XenApp 6.5 Mobility Pack and Mobile Application SDK we introduced at Synergy Barcelona in October are production ...

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  8. Another piece of the Handy Elephant

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    There is a wonderful story about the six blind men and the elephant. As wikipedia puts it: The blind man who feels a leg says the elephant is like a pillar; the one who feels the tail says the elephant is like a rope; the one who feels the trunk says the elephant is like a tree branch; the one who feels the ear says ...

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  9. Announcing the XenApp 6.5 Mobile Application SDK & Mobility Pack

    I am pleased to announce the immediate availability of the XenApp 6.5 Mobile Application SDK Tech Preview. As the leader in Mobile Workstyles, Citrix is addressing critical new enterprise needs for the mobile device centric world to which organizations are migrating.  The Mobile Application SDK leverages the new XenApp Native Device Experience feature introduced in the XenApp 6.5 Mobility Pack Tech Preview and the Receiver for Android ...

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  10. Synergy CTO Super Session

    Wow, I can hardly believe that Synergy has come around again and it's exciting as ever. We have a saying at Citrix that there are only two events Synergy and Synergy and I've just arrived in Barcelona to get ready for the second Synergy of 2011... This year we have three of the Citrix CTO team presenting the day 2 super session, covering Collaboration, Cloud and Mobility. The ...

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