Posts Tagged ‘Citrix’

  • Citrix reveals its 2014 technology predictions (image: Citrix)

    South Africa: Citrix appoints new country manager

    September 16, 2014 • People, Top StoriesComments (0)

    Citrix has revealed the appointment of Brendan Mc Aravey as Country Manager, South Africa. According to the company, Brendan brings extensive sales and leadership experience to Citrix, and will drive awareness of mobile workspaces, as customers continue to...

  • Johnny Karam Vice President MEA Citrix1

    Failure to address IT issues could hamper growth

    July 10, 2014 • OpinionComments Off

    A recent local study by Citrix reveals that South Africa’s IT sector is at a crossroads – one complicated by skills and integration conundrums, compounded by the constantly changing role of IT. Citrix spoke to CIOs and CTOs at major South African...

  • Krishna Subramanian, VP of product marketing, Cloud Platforms Group, Citrix

    Top 5 Dos and Don’ts when transforming to the cloud

    June 5, 2014 • Cloud Computing, Lists, Southern AfricaComments Off

    Businesses today realise that transforming IT to agile and efficient cloud services  is a strategic priority – it is no longer a matter of if, but when, and how. A recent study found that for most companies, the process of selecting and implementing a...

  • BlackBerry’s Executive Chair and CEO, John Chen

    BlackBerry Opens up BlackBerry 10 OS

    May 14, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off

    BlackBerry Limited, a leader in mobile communications, has announced that it will enable mobile device management (MDM) companies to directly manage devices with the BlackBerry 10 operating system. AirWatch, Citrix and IBM have expressed their intent to be...

  • Michael Church, enterprise manager, Citrix, South Africa (image: Citrix)

    Think 2014 will be the year of VDI? Think again

    March 6, 2014 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off

    The time has come to say goodbye to a much loved annual event: declaring the coming year as the “Year of VDI”. There is no doubt that VDI (virtual desktop infrastructure) deployments will continue to grow, use cases will develop and the technology will...

  • Citrix reveals its 2014 technology predictions (image: Citrix)

    Cloud-hosted desktops to dominate in 2014

    January 3, 2014 • Cloud ComputingComments Off

    Citrix, the cloud company that enables mobile workstyles, revealed its technology predictions for 2014 – identifying several key trends that are expected to drive growth in the regional ICT market. As organisations continue to face pressure for change,...

  • Johnny Karam  as Vice President, Middle East and Africa (MEA). (Image source: Citrix)

    What has Citrix got up its sleeve for Africa?

    November 6, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off

    Citrix plans to add impetus to its Africa strategy by maintaining strict vigilance over- and adhering to a set of guidelines. They believe this is the recipe to not only strengthen their partner network, enhance service delivery to customers and expand...

  • Citrix reveals its 2014 technology predictions (image: Citrix)

    Citrix invests $2.4-million in systems integrators

    October 3, 2013 • Cloud ComputingComments Off

    Citrix today announces a $2.4-million (R25-million) investment initiative to train key channel partners and systems integrators in South Africa. There are already over 100 sales professionals and systems engineers undergoing training with more expected to...

  • Michael Church, Enterprise Manager, Citrix South Africa. (Image source: Citrix South Africa)

    Data compliance has become everyone’s business

    August 27, 2013 • OpinionComments Off

      Up until a couple of years ago, data compliance was the concern of only a few select industries such as financial services and healthcare.  However, with an increase in the volume, and value, of data which both the public and private sectors are...

  • Johnny Karam, Vice President, MEA, Citrix. (Image source: Citrix)

    Citrix appoints new Vice President for MEA

    July 22, 2013 • PeopleComments Off

    Citrix announces the appointment of Johnny Karam as Vice President,Middle East and Africa (MEA). Karam brings extensive sales experience to Citrix and will be focused on driving awareness and adoption of mobile workstyles across MEA, as customers in the...

  • 2013 to see businesses grapple with the app challenge

    January 8, 2013 • OpinionComments Off

    Citrix predicts that the rise of consumerisation and the Bring-Your-Own (BYO) phenomenon will force IT departments to focus on the challenge of apps and data governance. 2012 saw the proliferation of smart phone and tablet use, followed by the implementation...

  • Citrix reports second quarter financial results

    July 26, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off

    Citrix has reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2012 ended June 30, 2012. In the second quarter of fiscal 2012, Citrix achieved revenue of $615 million, compared to $531 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2011, representing 16...

  • Citrix to acquire Bytemobile

    June 7, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off

    Citrix today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Bytemobile, a leading provider of data and video optimization solutions for mobile network operators. This acquisition gives Citrix a key strategic foothold in the core...

  • Citrix reports third Quarter Revenue of $565 million

    October 28, 2011 • SoftwareComments Off

    Citrix Systems, yesterday, 27 October 2011 reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2011 ended 30 September 2011. “This was a great quarter for Citrix,” said Mark Templeton, President and CEO for Citrix. “I couldn’t be more delighted...

  • Citrix unveils new desktop technology

    October 26, 2011 • SoftwareComments Off

    Today, at Citrix Synergy, the conference where cloud computing, networking and virtualization meet, Citrix announced new desktop transformation technology innovations and tools that further reduce both the cost and time of deploying virtual desktops. The...

  • Cisco and Citrix deliver virtual desktops

    October 13, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off

    Cisco and Citrix Systems announced that they have entered into a strategic alliance to develop and deliver solutions that help customers simplify and accelerate large-scale desktop virtualisation deployments. “Cisco is collaborating with Citrix on a broad...