Citrix reassures channel partners with new announcements

Citrix Systems Inc. quickly brought its channel strategy into focus during its conference last week, reinforcing it’s going to keep working with the channel to reach its customers. During its Synergy conference in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 12th, 2014 Candice So

Citrix releases new XenMobile, adds Windows Phone 8 support

ANAHEIM, CALIF. – Citrix Systems Inc. has rolled out another version of XenMobile, its solution for managing mobile devices in the enterprises – and this iteration has some new features targeted towards business

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 8th, 2014 Candice So

Citrix unveils new cloud platform for designing mobile workspaces

ANAHEIM, CALIF. – Citrix Systems Inc. has announced a new cloud-based platform for its partners and customers, giving them the power to design and build their own mobile workspaces, as well as to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 8th, 2014 Candice So

Google Hangouts on Air with Michael Murphy, country manager for Citrix Canada

Michael Murphy took the helm at Citrix Canada in April 2012, replacing the retiring David Wright at the organization. Previously with Symantec Corp. Murphy has been focused on building out Citrix's partner network

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 7th, 2014 Brian Jackson

3 megatrends driving workstation virtualization into the SMB

ROUND ROCK, TEX. – Three megatrends are driving the virtualization of the workstation space, with new workstation as a service models making workstation power and collaboration accessible to even smaller businesses, Dell Inc. executives

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 7th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

NComputing oneSpace delivers Windows apps to iPads, Android tablets

Santa Clara. Calif.-based NComputing Inc. announced a new product this week aimed at small and mid-sized businesses that will deliver virtualized Windows applications without the desktop. Unveiled Feb. 25, oneSpace is described as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 28th, 2014 Brian Jackson

VMware acquires AirWatch, declares itself mobility leader

Palo Alto, Calif.-based virtualization software vendor VMware Inc. will acquire Atlanta-based mobile device management firm AirWatch in a deal worth $1.54 billion, the firms announced this morning. The deal includes $1.175 billion in

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 22nd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Top 5 projects that should be on every IT infrastructure manager’s checklist in 2014

As we all start to look forward to 2014, the question becomes what projects need to be planned and budgeted for.  Certainly there will be many business application driven projects but here we’ve

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 17th, 2013 Brian Bourne

Collaboration focuses on virtual storage for SMBs

SAN FRANCISCO – Virtualization solutions vendor VMware and its parent company, EMC Corp., have announced plans to collaborate on new server-based storage infrastructure with an initial focus on VDI, test & dev and disaster recovery in small

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 29th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

VMware finding market for virtualization with SMBs

SAN FRANCISCO – Virtualization: it’s not just for the enterprise anymore. VMware is taking virtualization to the small and medium-sized business (SMB) segment. About 40 per cent of the over 22,000 attendees at

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 28th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

SMB budgets on the up and up, spent on end-user devices and cloud

Small businesses are injecting $30,000 more on average into their IT budgets, compared to six months ago. That puts the typically IT budget at $192,000, according to a new survey. The findings come

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 30th, 2013 Candice So

How green is your IT?

The Green IT movement, once a headline-grabber, isn't getting the focus it used to these days. There are plenty of good reasons to use information technologies that reduce your company's environmental footprint. Aside

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 22nd, 2013 Dave Webb

Visual computing appliance brings computing power to SMBs

Nvidia has released what it calls the industry's first visual computing appliance, and it says it will allow any business – including small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) – to deliver fast GPU performance

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 21st, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Small business spending more on IT, but not hiring new staff

For Canadian solution providers targeting the small and medium-sized business (SMB) market, reports of stable IT budgets and general health within that market should seem promising. But as the trend toward mobile technology

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 6th, 2012 Harmeet Singh