Deliver virtual apps and desktops as mobile services

With XenDesktop, your business is borderless. Give employees the freedom to work from anywhere while cutting IT costs. With industry-leading XenApp built in,  XenDesktop can deliver full desktops or just apps to any device.

What is XenDesktop?
Why XenDesktop? (1:15)

Powerful virtual desktop delivery for powerful work

The flexible XenDesktop allows you to choose the right delivery model for the right user at the right time. This reduces costs and extends the benefits of desktop and app virtualization to the most users.

Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop with Flexcast (3:04)

Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop with FlexCast technology gives you the flexibility to mobilize Windows apps, refresh desktops cost-effectively, and enable BYO laptops and tablets. It enables enterprise IT to deliver Windows-as-a-Service that’s always on, highly secure and seamlessly mobile. Watch this brief video to see how XenApp and XenDesktop with FlexCast technology gives IT everything they need to meet the needs of today’s modern, complex workforce—one use case at a time.

Remote PC access for secure, direct connections to office PCs (1:37)

Business increasingly must face the issue of providing remote access to enterprise PCs while protecting highly sensitive intellectual property and customer data. Many organizations lock down the corporate network and turn to an SSL VPN solution for remote access, but this approach extends the secured network to unsecured remote devices, increasing risk rather than protecting against it. XenDesktop with Remote PC allows IT to centrally deploy secure remote access to Windows® PCs on a corporate network, giving users fast, high-fidelity remote access to all the corporate apps and data residing on an office PC.

Two-minute overview of Remote PC, a FlexCast delivery technology for providing secure remote access to office-based PCs.

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Boost productivity with anywhere access

XenDesktop lets you instantly mobilize five generations worth of Windows apps, making them available on any device, anywhere. HDX technologies allow virtual desktops to render heavy-duty 3D design programs with ease and cut transaction times of traditional client/server applications by as much as 300%. Employees can work remotely without missing a beat.

HDX Goes Mobile (3:22)

See how XenApp and XenDesktop with HDX Mobile overcome the challenges of using Windows applications on mobile devices by optimizing Windows apps for touch-enabled smartphones and tablets.

Bring your own device? Absolutely.

Make your business BYOD-capable without compromising security. XenDesktop lets you send secure, IT-approved apps and desktops straight to your employees’ devices. This gives them the freedom to use the latest and greatest technology without requiring IT to support new hardware.

Safeguard work with strong virtual desktop security

Virtual desktops and apps are centrally maintained in the datacenter, which reduces the risk of data loss or intrusion when delivered to any device. Access remains secure while intellectual property and sensitive private information stays safe.

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Optimize on-demand data sync and sharing with Citrix ShareFile (5:08)

Juliano Maldaner - Principal Architect ShareFile, provides an overview of the follow-me-data service. Juliano highlights key features, Citrix Receiver Integration and the product architecture with demonstrations.

Cost-efficient and effortless app and desktop management

Use any cloud, public or private, to securely deliver virtual desktops and reduce application management costs by as much as 90%.  Deploy desktop image updates with a near 100% success rate through simple, centralized management and on-demand delivery of standard images.

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Save big on PC refresh!
Find out how much you can save with XenDesktop using this online calculator.

Delight users with an easy-to-use interface for seamless virtual desktop access

Citrix Receiver enables employees to easily and securely access applications, desktops and data from any device. Working with your XenDesktop installation, Receiver provides the mobility, convenience and freedom employees want so they can work from anywhere.

Receiver, one client for any device (1:39)

Citrix Receiver empowers users with the mobility and flexibility they need to stay productive. Working together with XenApp and XenDesktop, Receiver helps protect mission-critical apps, desktops and data from the risks of unsecure networks and rogue devices, while enabling users to work from any device they choose.

XenDesktop helps solve today’s top IT and business challenges


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Virtual desktops and apps delivered by Citrix meet today’s business demand for anywhere access.


5 Steps to BYOD Success

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Empower employees, embrace consumerization and simplify IT with BYOD.

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Increase productivity with a flexible workplace.

Develop a seamless business continuity plan.

Citrix partners with IT leaders to provide seamless integration with your infrastructure

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