EDGE 2020 Goes Virtual
<p>Media releases: Citrix announces new products and solutions at iForum Las Vegas</p>
<p>Implementing Improved Secure Access in Companies a Priority for Next Generation of Citrix Certifications
LAS VEGAS — 11 October 2005 — Citrix Systems, Inc., the global leader in access infrastructure solutions, today announced new certifications for Citrix Access Suite™ 4, a solution that provides secure, on-demand access to any business information resource. Designed to give IT professionals the expertise needed to build, maintain and support a Citrix environment, the new certifications are specially designed for audiences ranging from network and system administrators to helpdesk personnel and solution advisors.
<p>New Citrix Presentation Server x64 Supports Up to 3x More Users, Reduces Total Cost of Ownership for Client/Server Applications
LAS VEGAS — 11 October 2005 — Today at its 8th annual business and technology conference, Citrix iForum™ Global 2005, Citrix Systems, Inc. the global leader in access infrastructure solutions, launched its first 64-bit solution for application virtualisation: Citrix Presentation Server™ 4.0 for Microsoft® Windows Server™ 2003 x64 Edition. Working closely with Microsoft and industry-leading partners such as IBM, HP, Dell, AMD and Intel, Citrix is building broad support for extended 64-bit operating systems and server architectures, which offer significant performance and scalability gains over today’s 32-bit systems. These gains – supporting up to 300 percent more users on each server – drive down total cost of ownership for Presentation Server by substantially increasing server capacity to deploy and manage business applications from a central location to users anywhere, on any device, across any network.
<p>Citrix Unveils “Constellation”: Next-Generation Application Virtualisation Technologies Built for Microsoft “Longhorn” Server
LAS VEGAS — 11 October 2005 — Today at its 8th annual business and technology conference, Citrix iForum™ Global 2005, Citrix President and CEO Mark Templeton announced a major technology development initiative, codenamed Project “Constellation,” to deliver the next generation of application virtualisation technologies built for the next major release of Microsoft® Windows Server™ - codenamed Longhorn. These technologies will lead to a broader set of Citrix products that will enable our customers to deliver, manage and support on-demand access to IT services.
<p>Only Citrix Offers What’s Best For Delivering Client/Server, Web, and Desktop Apps to Get the Best Cost, Security & Performance
LAS VEGAS — 11 October 2005 — Keynoting at its eighth annual Citrix iForum™ Global 2005 customer conference held here, Mark Templeton, president and chief executive officer of Citrix Systems, Inc. today outlined the company’s strategy for continuing to grow share in the access infrastructure market and providing more growth-driving value to customers. Speaking to a record gathering of nearly 3,500 IT executives and managers, Templeton described the new technologies in the Citrix Access Platform to deliver the best access experience to any application, whether client/server, Web, or desktop.
<p>Citrix Access Gateway SSL VPN Shipments Skyrocket with More Than 2,500 Systems Shipped in Last 9 Months
LAS VEGAS — 11 October 2005 — Today at its 8th annual business and technology conference, Citrix iForum™ Global 2005, Citrix Systems, Inc. the global leader in access infrastructure solutions, is introducing enhancements to the Citrix Access Gateway™ release 4.2, a universal SSL VPN appliance that provides a secure, always-on, single point-of-access to all applications and protocols. New user- and administrator-focused capabilities include multiple language user interfaces, centralised administration, Citrix and third party portal integration, and mobile device support. The Access Gateway has seen rapid customer adoption since it was first launched to Citrix channel partners in January, with more than 800 Citrix channel partners already trained and certified and more than 2,500 systems sold globally.
<p>Citrix Brings Optimised Delivery of Web Applications to Small and Medium-sized Enterprises with Newest NetScaler Release
LAS VEGAS — 11 October 2005 — Today at its 8th annual business and technology conference, Citrix iForum™ Global 2005, Citrix Systems, Inc. the global leader in access infrastructure solutions, announced a new edition of its popular application delivery product line targeted specifically for the needs of small-to-medium enterprises. For the first time, enterprises of all sizes can now take advantage of the same technology that powers many of the world’s largest and most demanding Web applications, including customers such as Google, E*Trade, MSN, Merrill Lynch, Dow Jones, 7-Eleven and United Airlines. The new Citrix® NetScaler® Application Switch Standard Edition (SE), available today from certified Citrix channel partners worldwide, offers high-speed load balancing and application acceleration in an easy-to-use, cost-effective solution that can be upgraded to include more sophisticated optimisation capabilities as needed.