Desktop Environments Go Virtual and Mobile in a Flash
Of course you’re aware that virtualization and mobility are taking over the traditional office workspace. More and more, employees are using their own mobile devices and working from home or remote locations, meaning work is no longer a 9-5, at-the-office thing. So to enable efficient practices within this changing environment, your IT needs to change […]
Delivering Workplace Mobility – Built on Cisco Unified Computing System
Citrix Synergy kicks off next week and Cisco is once again proud to be a platinum sponsor. We’ll have an extensive suite of content at the event, and a number...
Cisco and Citrix Partnership will shine at Citrix Synergy 2014
In case you didn’t notice , the partnership between Citrix and Cisco has been growing nicely over the part 2 years...
Interop Redux: A Look at the New RISE Capability with Citrix NetScaler and Nexus 7000
Just prior to Interop about two weeks ago, Cisco unveiled its Remote Integrated Services Engine (RISE) on the Nexus 7000 series switch. Remote Integrated Service Engine (RISE) is a new protocol being added to the Nexus 7000 and 7700 platforms through NX-OS (software upgradeable to existing devices), that integrates external service appliances attached to Nexus […]
Introducing OpFlex – A new standards-based protocol for Application Centric Infrastructure
Continuing on its tradition of contributing and committing to open source and open standards over the last 25 years, today Cisco announced “OpFlex” – a new open standards-based protocol for Application Centric Infrastructure that has been submitted into the IETF standardization process. We believe this will accelerate multi-vendor innovation in data center and cloud networks […]
Delivering True Elasticity in Virtual Workspace Scale
You may have caught this week’s announcement from Citrix on the availability of XenDesktop 7.5 (see announcement here). With this release, desktop virtualization implementers can tap into new elasticity and efficiencies of provisioning, managing, and scaling-up/down their deployments in real time, while also tapping into the simplicity and performance of Windows app delivery with XenApp […]
New Year, New Challenges, New Successes:
SDN Bringing Agility, Security and TCO to Campus and Branch Networks
Before recently taking on a new role as Cisco’s vice president and general manager of Software-Defined Network (SDN) with the enterprise networking group, I served as the vice president and...
Cisco Announces Open and Secure Hybrid Cloud with the Collaboration of Cloud Providers and Technology Partners
In my previous blog , I noted that IT is increasingly transitioning towards an IT service broker role, taking advantage of multiple sourcing options to become an intermediary of...
Delivering Mobile and Cloud Services Now Gets End-to-End Network Control
From the Data Center across the WAN to the User - with unique Citrix integrations for the Cisco Open Network Environment In the long history of the Cisco and...