In this video interview, VMblog speaks with Tim Minahan, Executive Vice President, Business Strategy and Chief Marketing Officer at Citrix, while at Citrix Synergy 2019 in Atlanta, GA.
Minahan covers a number of items discussed throughout the course of Citrix Synergy, specifically: the shifting focus from IT management to the employee experience, presenting employees with a digital workspace that gives them everything they need to be productive in one unified experience; securing the individual user rather than just the environment with new key logging security and screen capture protection; and finally, better supporting the cloud journey by supporting customer's hybrid and multi-cloud strategies.
Watch and learn more as VMblog and Minahan dive into each of these three areas.
Stratodesk, a leader in end user computing solutions, is excited to announce Gaston County's success thanks to the Stratodesk/ViewSonic SC-T25 Citrix Ready workspace hub. Gaston County has taken advantage of the advanced capabilities and low price point of the joint solution in order to deliver advanced endpoint computing to their entire VDI. With the solution now in place, Gaston County reduces the average 20 user department PC/Endpoint refresh implementation from what used to take approximately 4 business weeks to 4 business days and reduces basic PC costs from approximately $800-$1000 per workstation to $100 per workspace hub.
The future of work is happening today. And in May, leading companies from around the world will gather for Citrix Synergy 2019 the premier digital work conference hosted by Citrix Systems, to experience and learn how they can deliver it. The event will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center May 21-23.
VMBlog speaks with Sridhar Mullapudi, VP, Product Management, Workspace Services at Citrix during Citrix Synergy 2018.
VMBlog speaks with Joe Vaccaro, VP of Product Management, Cloud at Citrix during Citrix Synergy 2018.
With so many vendors exhibiting at Citrix Synergy this year, how do you know which booths to visit and who to get on your busy schedule? One of the companies on VMblog's MUST SEE list this year is NComputing. The company has a mission to provide affordable and powerful thin client solutions to enterprise customers. They've been around the desktop virtualization industry since 2003, helping to remove the barriers through a unique formula of simplicity, performance and value.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview with NComputing to learn what they have planned for the upcoming Synergy 2018 event.
While at the inaugural IGEL #DisruptEUC 2018 conference hosted at the AMD Headquarters in Austin, Texas, VMblog spoke with Nabeel Youakim, Vice President, Product & Strategic Partners at Citrix. He has been with the company 20+ years in various departments. Nabeel talks about the great relationship and partnership Citrix has with IGEL and how the two companies are aligned. He tells the story of Citrix growth last year, with 6% growth rate and 400,000 customers using Citrix and over 120 million devices. Hear more about their software-defined and IoT initiatives and how they are helping end users do their work in a more efficient and easy manner. Watch and learn about three new focuses for Citrix in 2018.
Stratodesk is a software company that focuses on hardware agnostic thin client software and PC repurposing solutions. Stratodesk's signature product is NoTouch Desktop. Stratodesk's mission is to provide the most powerful and simple to use endpoint OS for VMware, Citrix and other VDI environments and a centralized endpoint management solution. NoTouch Desktop works on any kind of old and new dektop hardware (PCs, Laptops, Thin Client devices) and offer more security, better and easier client management, increased reliability and lower total cost of ownership to companies of all sizes.
Read this exclusive pre-show interview between VMblog and Stratodesk to learn what they have planned for Citrix Synergy 2017.
Our team spends all year preparing programs for Citrix Synergy and, by spring, we can recite details about the conference in our sleep. But newcomers and even alumni can feel overwhelmed by the incredible number of options for intensive training and networking, and wonder whether they’re making the right choices.
VMBlog speaks with Ken Oestreich, Senior Director, Product Marketing, Cloud Services at Citrix during Citrix Synergy 2016.
Ken Oestreich is senior director of product marketing for Cloud Services, a role in which he helps drive the convergence of cloud, desktops and application delivery at Citrix. For more than 20 years, he has led marketing in the converged infrastructure, cloud computing, and network identity spaces. Oestreich specializes in new product introductions and new category development.
Oestreich began his career in electrical engineering, controlling adaptive optics with Litton Industries. He was also with Sun Microsystems in various new product management capacities. Prior to Citrix, Oestreich was with EMC, where he helped develop cloud computing and IT-as-a-service strategies. Previously, Oestreich held leadership positions with Egenera Inc. and Cassatt Corp.
Oestreich holds an MBA from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.