Team: Executive / CTO

  1. Is B2T ( Business 2 Things ) the Next Big Thing for IT ?

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    I often hear concerns about IT’s role being diminished in a world of SaaS and clouds. My point of view is there is an unending amount of responsibility and significance for the agile IT organization or individual. The traditional IT organization’s job one is B2E (Business 2 Employee), providing secure apps and data for employees. This role is evolving as more services move to the cloud ...

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  2. Citrix Worx App Partners Add Functions Businesses Need

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    In addition to the new Citrix Worx apps, the Worx Ecosystem continues to grow and thrive. Important new apps have been added to the Worx Gallery as well as App building tools that have been Worx verified. Leading mobile app ISVs are recognizing the value of Worx enabling their app so that the apps can be managed within an enterprise environment by XenMobile. The ...

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  3. Transparency, Agility & Next-Gen Security – Citrix Startup Accelerator

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    Synergy is going to be incredible this year. For the uninitiated, this is our annual customer event, and it’s on next week. We’ll hear a lot of fantastic news from Citrix and our ecosystem. In the lead up to Synergy I'm excited to share an update on some of our Citrix Startup Accelerator startups. Citrix Startup Accelerator works with enterprise startups creating the next generation of cloud infrastructure services, ...

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  4. Will Android Wear Spark iDefectors Waiting for the iWatch?

    Up until now, I have been suggesting waiting for the iWatch for those considering a Smartwatch. The second edition of the Pebble and Galaxy Gear continue to improve, but the new Moto 360 now has my attention. Not only does it provide some of the features I'm looking for, it looks great as well. The Moto 360 and Android Wear additions will likely prompt a ...

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  5. Hack to the Future at SXSWi 2014

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    In less than a week Citrix will be making the familiar pilgrimage to Austin, Texas, for one of the biggest events on the calendar, South by Southwest (SXSW). Over the years, the technology portion of the festival, SXSW Interactive, has seen the launch of some of the most innovative and game-changing companies and concepts, including FourSquare, Twitter, Storify and even Tim Ferriss’ Four Hour Work Week. In ...

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  6. Citrix XenMobile for KNOX Announced at Mobile World Congress 2014

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     Citrix and Samsung announced XenMobile for KNOX at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona. Samsung KNOX is a secure implementation of Android that is preloaded on high end Samsung phones like the Note 3 and Tablets like the Galaxy NotePro. XenMobile for Knox provides the administration and management of KNOX  devices and implements policy controls that IT requires for BES placements. KNOX Features like ...

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  7. Best Business Device Launched at CES So Far

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      HP announced the Slate 21 Pro at CES today. This is an All-in-One desktop device that runs Android with an NVIDA GPU and Tegra 4 processor. Why should businesses care ? Not because this device runs popular mobile consumer apps like Facebook and Flipboard ( which can work great if its OK with IT ), but because this device represents the next generation of Thin ...

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  8. Any Office, Anywhere – Flex Workspaces are the Next Gen of Office Space

    As Federal, state, and local governments continue to face serious budget restrictions, agencies seek creative ways to stretch their constricted budgets.  To preserve important public services, government organizations are increasingly looking internally ‒ focusing on improving operational efficiency and reducing unnecessary overhead – including the cost of office space.  Many agencies are beginning to adopt flex workspace, a concept gaining significant traction in some of ...

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  9. Driving Telework in Federal Agencies – Slowly but Surely

    Over the last several years telework has driven virtual collaboration and teleconferences which have replaced costly business travel, caused desk assignments to vanish and be replaced with “hoteling” policies, and at-home offices to replace time-consuming commutes.  But, when it comes to Federal agencies, many are still struggling to make telework a reality due to several real, but surmountable obstacles. Telework enables employees to work from home, ...

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  10. A smaller more intimate big company – who knew? _WhoKnows_

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    My son plays in a string quartet. The group sounds fantastic and I'm so proud. I suspect that one of the reasons this works so well is that all four players get to know each other incredibly well; strengths, weaknesses, warts and all. Startups too, are at a comfortable stage of company evolution, where, for the great ones, every founder and employee is tightly connected to ...

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