Citrix to Be Acquired by Affiliates of Vista Equity Partners and Evergreen Coast Capital for 16.5 Billion USD

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Deployment and Adoption Resource Center

Citrix to Be Acquired by Affiliates of Vista Equity Partners Citrix has announced to its investors that they are going to be acquired by private equity firm “Vista Equity Partners and Evergreen Coast Capital” for the amount of 16.5 billion USD. Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTXS) (“Citrix”), today announced that it has entered into a … Read more

Citrix XenApp Essentials configuration

Azure Active Directory Domain Services provides a simple solution to Active Directory when deploying workloads in Azure using the Citrix Cloud XenApp and XenDesktop Service or the newly-released XenApp Essentials and XenDesktop Essentials services. Azure AD Domain Services provides AD domain controllers as a service, eliminating the complexity of setting up AD, the ongoing maintenance costs of patching and … Read more

Citrix on Azure: Deployment Deep Dive

Citrix on Azure: Deployment Deep Dive April 19, 2018 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET If you are considering deploying your Citrix workloads on Azure to gain cloud agility, reach and scale, our upcoming webinar is great preparation. Two experts from Citrix and Microsoft will drill down into the technical aspects of deployment, including recommendations on … Read more

Citrix Cloud Service Level Agreements (SLA)

Citrix Cloud is designed using industry best practices to achieve cloud scale and a high degree of service availability. Citrix’s goal is to maintain at least 99.9% availability in any 30 calendar day period. Service interruptions and scheduled maintenance can be monitored on an ongoing basis at http://status.cloud.com. Limitations The calculation of this Service Level Goal … Read more

Citrix announcement of Azure managed disks support in Citrix Cloud

Citrix recently announced preview support for Azure Managed Disks in Citrix Cloud’s XenApp and XenDesktop service. Today, we are pleased to announce the release of the production version. Managed Disks provides scalable and highly available storage without the need to create storage accounts and worry about IOPS constraints. Complementing the availability of Managed Disks are two new … Read more

How do I deploy XenApp and XenDesktop?

Citrix offers a variety of ways to securely deploy XenApp and XenDesktop to meet your unique needs. On premises, cloud-hosted, as a Cirix Cloud service, or with a service provider—you choose how much you want to manage and where to deploy. The following Citrix video outlines all deployment options for XenApp and XenDesktop. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dhgDRc99jOo&feature=youtu.be All … Read more

Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop on Azure cost calculator

Citrix has provided a comprehensive Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop on Azure cost calculator to accommodate for the use case scenarios where XenApp and XenDesktop workloads are either deployed on-prem and MS Azure or entirely on the Citrix Cloud and MS Azure. You should first read the FAQ for more details: https://costcalculator.azurewebsites.net/faq. After choosing one of the … Read more

Citrix Smart Tools

Smart Tools is a set of cloud-based tools to help you speed up and simplify the design, deployment, and management of Citrix solutions across any on-premises or cloud environment. Get the benefits of automation, proactively check the health of your systems, and keep costs under control with on-demand scaling. Smart tools comprise the following Citrix … Read more

Citrix Cloud for Citrix Service Providers (CSP)

Citrix Cloud services are now available to Citrix Service Provider (CSP) partners, bringing a set of new options for CSPs to deliver digital workspace solutions for their customers. Citrix Cloud provides CSPs new options for solution deployment and delivery by offering the breadth of the Citrix portfolio “as-a-service.” Citrix Cloud is a powerful delivery platform … Read more