Citrix introduces Citrix Workspace Cloud

Amsterdam, 18 May 2015 - At the Citrix Synergy three-day conference in Orlando, Florida, Citrix introduced the Citrix Workspace Cloud, a new cloud platform that simplifies the on-demand delivery of a large number of IT applications and services. Citrix Workspace Cloud brings together Windows apps, web apps, mobile apps, desktops, documents and digital collaboration in one place, regardless of the device or network used

Amsterdam, 18 May 2015 - At the Citrix Synergy three-day conference in Orlando, Florida, Citrix introduced the Citrix Workspace Cloud, a new cloud platform that simplifies the on-demand delivery of a large number of IT applications and services. Citrix Workspace Cloud brings together Windows apps, web apps, mobile apps, desktops, documents and digital collaboration in one place, regardless of the device or network used. During Citrix Synergy, which took place from 12 to 14 May, Citrix announced further product innovations, including in the areas of enterprise mobility management, file sharing, workspace delivery and virtual desktop infrastructure.

Citrix Workspace Cloud is a new platform that connects local and cloud. IT managers can thus create a secure mobile work environment in which desktops, applications and data of every infrastructure are available. It is also a solution for partners and companies for the increasing pressure of all devices, apps and working methods on the traditional infrastructure.

Test environment Citrix Workspace CloudCitrix has launched a Test Drive especially for partners and customers during Citrix Synergy, so that they can get a good impression of the impact and benefits of Citrix Workspace Cloud. In this test environment, it is possible to set up a ready-to-use Citrix Workspace step by step and to give a maximum of five people access to that workplace.

Innovation XenMobileDuring Citrix Synergy, Citrix also announced the further technological innovation of XenMobile, the enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution. Citrix continues to develop and enrich this EMM solution for end users and IT managers by making new mobile apps and cloud-based mobility management available through the Citrix Workspace Cloud. According to the recently released Citrix 2020 Technology Landscape report, the work environment is changing considerably, from a physical workplace to a digital workplace defined by software that enables employees to always, from anywhere, with every device and with everyone. to work. This development requires an integrated and complete EMM solution for a secure mobile workplace. With XenMobile, an organization does not have to combine different solutions from different suppliers. XenMobile offers the most complete and flexible solution to manage apps, data and devices.

ShareFile workspaceCitrix has also renewed ShareFile and now introduces a ShareFile workspace that seamlessly integrates with customers across four types of devices and that allows sharing of documents based on content. Citrix is ​​the only company that offers such a complete solution that, on the one hand, provides all the user-friendly possibilities of filesharing and, on the other hand, deals with business safety.

Workspace Delivery ControllerCitrix also announces that it has significantly improved NetScaler with new Unified Gateway features that allow customers to enhance security and enable simplified remote access to business applications running from the central data center or cloud on the various end-user devices . Now that development is increasingly moving towards software-defined networking (SDN), Citrix ensures that large companies can easily, quickly, safely and cost-effectively continue to give their users access to the applications via any device at any place.

App delivery and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) Citrix has also demonstrated the developments in app delivery and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). During the three-day conference, Citrix demonstrated the innovations in XenApp and XenDesktop technologies. This means that IT organizations are even better able to set up the ideal combination of apps and other support for every practical scenario, so that employees can deliver their best work performances anywhere and with any device. During Citrix Synergy, Citrix demonstrated the integration of Framehawk technology with HDX and a completely new Citrix Receiver that offers an unprecedented, intuitive workplace experience. In addition, Citrix announced that it has further strengthened its leading position in IT security with new features that have the certification required in the public sector, for the financial sector and in healthcare. Citrix also announced a new release for XenApp 6.5 customers and new cloud services for customers who want to switch to the latest version. For customers who manufacture and design themselves and use Linux applications, Citrix has now introduced a new Linux virtual desktop feature that seamlessly integrates with Windows app delivery in the XenApp and XenDesktop solutions.

Information Citrix Synergy More information about the innovations and new products introduced on Citrix Synergy and an overview of all announcements can be found in the Citrix newsroom: http://www.citrix.com/synergy15pr

About CitrixCitrix (NASDAQ: CTXS) leads the transition to the 'software-defined workplace' by bringing virtualisation, mobility management, networks and SaaS solutions together, to develop new ways for organizations and people to work better. Citrix solutions support business mobility by providing secure mobile work environments where people can access apps, desktops, data and communications on any device, over any network and in the cloud. With an annual revenue of 3.14 billion dollars in 2014, Citrix solutions are used in more than 330, 000 organizations and by more than 100 million users worldwide. More information can be found on www.citrix.nl or follow Citrix Benelux on Twitter via @citrixbenelux.