Today’s the day.
Starting now, anyone, anywhere can cast a vote for this year’s Citrix Innovation Award winner.
Our exceptional finalists were selected from dozens of nominations from visionary organizations all over the world. Each of the finalists is using virtualization, networking and file-sharing technology to drive innovation, simplify IT, and solve real-world problems by saying YES to Digital Business.
Take a look at each real-world story of Digital Business transformation from our three finalists and cast your vote for the organization you deem most deserving of this prestigious award.
Action for Children (London, England) was founded nearly 150 years ago to make a real and lasting difference in the lives of the most vulnerable children in the UK. Today, its 6,000-member staff operates in 400 locations, working with 180 local authorities to deliver vital services. By deploying a flexible, efficient IT environment equipped with 3,000 thin clients and 1,500 tablets, Action for Children has not only mobilized its workforce, but drastically simplified day-to-day processes (paperwork, data capture) and cut operational costs.
Arca Continental (Monterrey, Mexico) is a global manufacturer and distribution company that relies on Citrix to deliver business applications to more than 22,000 users across a diverse service area, including Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, Argentina and the U.S. By deploying a flexible digital business platform, Arca Continental has dramatically increased operational efficiency and successfully scaled its IT systems to match business growth and rapid integration of IT systems from acquired companies.
Baloise (Basel, Switzerland) is one of the largest providers of insurance to individuals and businesses. The Swiss insurance holding company has given its 7,500-person workforce the freedom to securely access apps and data on any device from anywhere across its European operations. With Citrix, Baloise has reimagined its workplace to enable simpler, flexible workstyles, fostering a rich user experience, increased productivity and improved employee satisfaction.
Voting is open through Tuesday, May 24, at 9 p.m. EDT. All award finalists will be recognized on Wednesday, May 25, during the General Session at Synergy 2016, where we will announce this year’s winner.
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