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What is BYOD?

Consumerization is quickly transforming business and IT models, and the bring your own device (BYOD) movement – once regarded with hesitation or even outright resistance by many businesses – is now a mainstream trend in organizations of all kinds. By adopting a BYOD policy that lets people use their own PCs and mobile devices for work, your organization can attract and retain talented employees while increasing productivity, protecting data and simplifying IT.

How does Citrix help streamline your BYOD initiative?

Citrix helps customers embrace BYOD through a simple, secure approach based on leading enterprise mobility management, Windows app and desktop virtualization, file sharing, collaboration and remote support technologies. Citrix products allow employees to access all of their apps and data on any device while giving IT the means to maintain security with uniform policy enforcement, full compliance and efficient control.

Citrix products for BYOD allow organizations to:

  • Empower employees to work and collaborate the way they prefer, with complete freedom to use any PC, laptop or mobile device they choose
  • Protect and control business information from loss and theft while addressing privacy, compliance and risk management mandates
  • Simplify management of data, apps and devices across any platform people choose including iOS, Android, Windows and Chrome-based devices

Related terms: application virtualization, desktop virtualization, enterprise mobility management, remote access

Explore Citrix products for BYOD

Citrix Workspace for digital workspaces
Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops for app and desktop virtualization
Citrix Endpoint Management for mobile app and device management
Citrix Content Collaboration for data sharing and storage
Citrix ADC for application delivery networking
Citrix SD-WAN for WAN virtualization and optimization