Citrix makes pitch for business Chromebook users

With an increasing number of applications being run from browsers, Google created Chromebooks as another way to wean users off the Windows platform. Sales of the small laptops made by Hewlett-Packard, Acer, Dell,

Published on: April 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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

Published on: March 7th, 2014 Brian Jackson

HP debuts $400 Android all-in-one desktop at CES

Hewlett-Packard Co. hit the Consumer Electronics Show floor in Las Vegas today with Google's Android in a way we're not used to seeing - on an all-in-one (AiO) desktop computer. HP says its

Published on: January 6th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Citrix SaaS offerings designed for SMBs without an IT shop

ANAHEIM, CALIF. – While larger enterprises may get most of the glory, Citrix Systems says smaller businesses are actually the earlier adopters of many emerging technologies. Don’t expect SMBs to get jazzed about

Published on: May 22nd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Citrix gives the world another instant messaging app

Citrix Systems has launched Podio Chat, a messaging app combining instant messaging, video and audio chat designed as a mobile solution to help dispersed teams have ad hoc conversations to assist in completing

Published on: May 3rd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Security fears, breaches driving a third of BYOD policies in Canada

More than one third of Canadian businesses with bring your own device (BYOD) policies adopted them as a result of specific security breaches or red flags, a new study shows. The finding is

Published on: September 25th, 2012 Christine Wong

First look at PlayBook 2.0 update

Research In Motion previewed its PlayBook OS 2.0 software update which is  expected to be available this February. The upgrade brings a number  of refinements to the user interface as well as much

Published on: January 12th, 2012 Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla

Motorola XT860 4G Gingerbread phone is one tasty cookie

Motorola's conservatively designed but very capable XT860 4G Android phone sneaked quietly into the Canadian market several weeks ago via Bell Canada. In the flood of touchscreen-only options out there, we hope the

Published on: September 20th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Citrix acquisition shows desktop virtualization for SMBs too

Citrix Systems Inc. has completed its acquisition of Kaviza, makers of VDI (virtual desktop infrastructure) -in-a-Box, giving the company and its partners one more asset in the desktop virtualization and small medium business

Published on: May 25th, 2011 Harmeet Singh and Robert Dutt

Get iPad to run Windows 7, Microsoft Office with Citrix Receiver

The iPad might be a convenient and fun game to catch up on World Cup scores and view some photos or videos -- but can it actually be used to get work done?A

Published on: June 17th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Enhanced Citrix tool simplifies self-service for mobile workers

Enhancements to XenApp6, the on-demand application delivery tool from Santa Clara, Calif.-based Citrix Systems Inc., will simplify many tasks for mobile workers, the company says. XenApp6 virtualizes Windows apps and delivers them to

Published on: March 22nd, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Law firm set to grow after server virtualization project

In 1986, Attorney Nicholas Barrett founded Nicholas Barrett & Associates with just himself and an assistant running the business. But over the last 24 years, that small two-person office has grown into a

Published on: March 12th, 2010 Lisa Shorr

Dimdim is “brighter” Web conferencing choice for small Canadian firms

Today, 2.2 million people use Dimdim's online conferencing tool, many of them staff or clients of Canadian small firms. One such user shares why Dimdim is the right and "bright" choice for his

Published on: May 19th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Cheap or free virtualization tools that work wonders for small firms

Free whitepaper with registration: Rethinking Virtualization Management Improves ROI As the virtualization wave washes over datacentre after datacentre, it almost seems that small businesses have been left high and dry. And with licenses

Published on: March 6th, 2009 Paul Venezia