Desktop virtualization News
April 24, 2017
In a sit-down interview, Citrix CEO Kirill Tatarinov reacts to reports that the company is exploring a sale. And he discusses the effects of recent acquisitions and partnerships.
January 09, 2017
Citrix acquired Unidesk to improve its application layering offering. Experts said it's a big deal that brings different delivery tools under one umbrella.
September 26, 2016
The upcoming Windows Defender Application Guard feature in Microsoft's Windows 10 Edge browser will help IT departments protect against malware from compromised websites.
May 26, 2016
Citrix is shouting its message from the rooftops that the company will focus on supporting cloud technology, Microsoft integrations and its core end-user computing products going forward.
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Licensing is a key component to virtual desktop infrastructure. Citrix XenDesktop provides businesses with the option of user or device specific models. Continue Reading
In lieu of installing all apps directly on users' desktops and mobile devices, IT has a plethora of options to deliver applications -- desktop and application virtualization, desktop as a service, web apps and hybrid strategies. Each method comes with advantages and drawbacks when it comes to security, compatibility, cost and development complexity. This month's cover story of Access magazine delves into these issues to help you figure out what's best for your different applications.
In a column, our enterprise desktop expert explains when it's better to deliver full desktops versus single applications. And along with determining how to deliver applications, it's critical to focus on the back-end infrastructure. Another column this month explores what to consider for the third-party systems behind mobile specifically. The Deep Dive looks at mobile threat detection technology and why it hasn't reached critical mass yet. Finally, the new App Spotlight shines on Slack, a growing option for enterprise collaboration.Continue Reading
Citrix Receiver is a suite of products that allows client devices to connect to various desktop virtualization services offered by Citrix. Continue Reading
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When it comes to data storage and application development, mobile cloud computing helps IT build a bridge between legacy software and new work styles. Continue Reading
Web apps, virtualization and desktop as a service are just a few of the application delivery methods IT can choose. Admins should stay flexible when sorting through the options. Continue Reading
Citrix seems to have found solid footing after a turbulent few years in which the company dealt with executive turnover, activist investors and underperforming financial results. Continue Reading
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Portable desktops can deliver high performance and top-notch security, depending on the form factor. But they aren't a fit for as many use cases as desktop virtualization. Continue Reading
When it comes to mobile app development and deployment, options abound. Consider these five different approaches and evaluate how they serve users' needs. Continue Reading
Since version 8, VMware Workstation -- now in version 12 -- has allowed administrators to quickly and easily grant access and share virtual machines with other users. Continue Reading
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Citrix shops looking to enable secure remote access can employ the SmartAccess feature in XenApp and XenDesktop to require endpoint analysis using the company's NetScaler Gateway delivery controller. Continue Reading
In a video shot at HIMSS 2016, the CTO of Children's Hospital Los Angeles and a Citrix healthcare executive talk about the benefits of virtualization and security in health IT. Continue Reading
It can be tough to transform traditional business processes into mobile apps, but refactoring technology helps IT bring more modern apps to fruition. Continue Reading