Microsoft and Citrix have a reputation as pioneers in desktop and application virtualization since 1997. Today, we evolve our solutions by offering flexible deployment options on site, on Azure Cloud, and through partner hosting environments. Jointly, we deliver improved performance at a fraction of the cost.
Currently, Microsoft and Citrix have 230,000 shared customers and tens of millions of users that rely on our solutions every day.
XenDesktop, including the full power of XenApp, enables IT organizations to deliver immediate access to core business applications on Windows 10 devices. XenDesktop radically simplifies the OS migration process by centralizing the delivery of new Windows 10 virtual desktops to all employees while streamlining ongoing maintenance and future updates. XenDesktop with AppDNA can reduce the cost and complexity of application upgrades, migrations and updates by as much as 90 percent.
Citrix HDX RealTime Optimization Pack for Skype for Business is the only Microsoft-endorsed solution for delivering Skype for Business in a virtual environment. It allows you to publish Skype for Business as a virtualized application or within a virtual desktop—with the same performance as a local installation. In addition, the NetScaler SD-WAN (formerly CloudBridge) solution enhances virtualized Skype for Business in challenging network conditions by providing virtual WAN connectivity for maximum reliability at a reasonable cost.
Leverage your XenDesktop perpetual licenses by implementing on Azure for maximum savings. Extend Azure infrastructure to offer file syncing and sharing with ShareFile, and add NetScaler to increase the efficiency of your cloud-based network deployment. All three products work together to make your cloud solution work for you.
Citrix extends hosted desktops in Azure to support live session roaming, multiple device types and formats, and rich user-interface media experiences. Additionally, service providers benefit by being able to focus on building world-class service delivery made possible by Azure’s global presence.