Deliver Flexible and Optimized Desktop and Application Virtualization

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.

Value of Microsoft and Citrix partnership (2:39)

Microsoft and Citrix better together partnership video featuring Brad Anderson, Corporate Vice President at Microsoft. Learn more about this partnership at

Reduce overall IT cost and increase efficiency with cloud solutions on Microsoft Azure

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.

Learn more about ShareFile for Azure (30:41)

Every IT organization wants to maintain control of its data, but users today expect to be able to access their data and files from anywhere, at any time. So what tools and strategy do you need to deliver on these expectations? Find out in this webcast, where you'll learn how Citrix ShareFile, a cloud-based file sharing and storage service, and Microsoft Azure, an open cloud platform can aid in the data mobilization challenges. Topics covered include:
•Why mobilizing enterprise data is essential
•How Microsoft Azure and Citrix Sharefile work together for data mobilization
•What other companies are doing to succeed in data mobilization

Cloud provisioning for enterprise applications

Deliver virtualized applications and desktops with unmatched performance and management

Citrix and Microsoft desktop virtualization combines all the elements needed to deliver on-demand applications with unmatched performance to address the needs and working patterns of all enterprise users, and allow quick and easy conversion of Windows.

Hosted Desktop offers on-demand desktops and apps to any device 

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.


Simplify your Windows Server 2003 migration experience

Citrix XenDesktop, XenApp and AppDNA all play important roles in simplifying your Windows Server 2003 upgrade and extending all the benefits of desktop and app virtualization to your users for a more agile and productive business.