Citrix is holding its annual user conference, Synergy 2014, at the Anaheim Convention Center in Southern California from May 6-8.  For Citrix customers, this is the annual event to come and learn about the latest and greatest corporate, partner and product strategies.

At this year’s conference, Citrix will provide the latest updates on their products and solutions on its Cloud Platform products, including their industry-leading, Apache CloudStack-based cloud orchestration product, Citrix CloudPlatform, and the industry-leading Xen-based server virtualization platform, Citrix XenServer.

The Citrix CloudPlatform session is SYN228, taking place on May 6 @ 3pm in Room 304C at the Anaheim Convention Center.  The speakers will be Ken Lee, Sr. Director of Product Marketing for Citrix Cloud Platforms Group, and Manan Shah, Principal Product Manager for Citrix CloudPlatform.  They will be discussing the following:

SYN228: What’s New in Citrix CloudPlatform

Learn about the latest features and customer use cases for Citrix CloudPlatform, the industry-leading cloud orchestration, provisioning and management platform. This session will highlight enhanced support for the latest and most widely used virtualization platforms, including Hyper-V and vSphere, enhanced VPN support and software-defined networking (SDN) and improved capabilities for management, high availability and scalability.

In this session, you will learn:
• What’s new in the latest release of CloudPlatform
• How CloudPlatform 4.3 features enhance agility and operational and cost efficiencies
• About expanded CloudPlatform use cases for Citrix XenDesktop cloud provisioning and SDN

The Citrix XenServer session is SYN263, taking place on May 8 @ 3:30pm in Room 304A at the Anaheim Convention Center.  The speakers will be Ken Lee, Sr. Director of Product Marketing for Citrix Cloud Platforms Group, and David Cottingham, Sr. Manager of Partner Engineering for Citrix CloudPlatform.  They will be discussing the following:

SYN263: What’s New in Citrix XenServer

Learn about the latest features and customer use cases for Citrix XenServer, the industry-leading server virtualization platform.  This session will highlight enhanced XenServer support for GPU pass-through and virtualization with NVIDIA GRID cards, integrated site recovery and IntelliCache.  We will also discuss some key feature considerations for future commercial releases of XenServer.

In this session, you will learn:
• What’s new in XenServer 6.2 SP1, our latest release
• How XenServer features enhance scalability and performance of high-end 3D graphics apps
• About XenServer integration with Citrix XenDesktop, XenApp and NetScaler

You can find a complete list of all the Cloud-related sessions at Synergy 2014 at:

https://citrix.g2planet.com/synergylosangeles2014/agenda_search.php?action=search&max=100&sort=start_time%2Csession_code&conference=synergy&session_track%5B%5D=Cloud&speaker_keyword=&keyword=&session_code=#results

We look forward to seeing as many of you at Synergy 2014!