Team: Citrix Labs

  1. The Internet of Things (IoT) and the Software Defined Workplace

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    Late last year I shared how the Internet of Things (IoT) will be different in many ways for the Enterprise market than it will be for the consumer market.  This is an important distinction to understand given the current level of hype and attention focused on IoT for consumer use cases, and consequently many of the business requirements and use cases can be lost in ...

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  2. An Age of Wonder – Introducing Coseer


    This is an age of wonder. The changes driven by the mix of SmartPhone (universal access), Cloud computing (affordable, on-demand, computing), are well underway, and affecting every industry. Even with the changes seen so far, and the amazing number of companies that have emerged to drive this change, is it still only the beginning. More and more of our assets are able to benefit from ongoing ...

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  3. Cool New App Makes Mobile Project Management a Breeze


    We’re excited to announce the launch of Pocketplan, a free project- and task-management app built for people on the go.     Simply Manage Your Complex Projects Managing your projects just got a whole lot easier. With Pocketplan, you can quickly set up, manage, and view projects anytime, whether you’re in the office or on the move. Add team members, set milestones, assign tasks, or browse archived work to ...

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  4. Files – lost and found – the case for Augmented Intelligence – and Unifyle


    Every now and again, I receive a request for one particular data set from my research career. I last used it about 15 years ago, and it takes time to dig it out of my archives*. The same thing happens with many of my other electronic assets (old files, old photos, etc). This simply shouldn’t be so complicated. Why is this hard? It's all been committed ...

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  5. Apps that ‘Flip the spinning wheel’ – Apakau is the solution

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    Do you get frustrated when, occasionally, your banking or shopping (eCommerce) app takes a break - goes on 'smoko' - with a 'spinning wheel' holiday? I do. It really gets up my nose, seriously messing with my state of mind. There’s something remarkably frustrating about an app that seems to understand when I’m in a hurry, or otherwise stressed, so picks just that moment to 'flip ...

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  6. The Internet of Things (IoT). How will it change the Enterprise?


    I'm at the 2014 Internet of Things Expo, which is part of the larger 2014 Cloud Expo happening this week at the Santa Clara Convention Center. What has me interested in attending the Internet of Things (IoT) Expo? I was intrigued by the fact that they were offering a specific Enterprise IoT track. With so much of the current IoT hype focused on the consumer impact ...

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  7. The more things change, the more they remain the same – cloud batch processing

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    Some good things just take time ... ... where a job just needs to be wrapped up into a single bundle and sent off for processing and where that processing could take hours or days. Today there are great tools for minimizing the cost of these types of jobs, one is AWS spot instances and I'd like to share an infographic from a cool startup (47line) in our Citrix ...

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