Is Your IT Staff Working Against You?

To be honest, this is a difficult topic, but it is so common we have to talk about it. Several hundred thousand companies have bought Citrix XenApp or XenDesktop, VMware Horizon View or any number of other technologies based on the promised features, capabilities, cost savings and productivity enhancements the new software promises to bring.  Unfortunately […] View Post

Microsoft Licensing Demystified

We recently posted a guide to Citrix licensing, which has confounded users since the beginning of time. We also are asked frequently about Microsoft licensing and how it folds into the Citrix environment.  View Post

Whitehat Partner FSLogix Announces Drop-In Solution for True Cached Exchange Mode

At the Citrix Synergy 2016 conference in Las Vegas this week, Whitehat partner FSLogix introduced Office 365 Container for Citrix, the industry’s first drop-in solution that enables true Cached Exchange Mode for all virtual workspaces using Office 365, and real time search for virtual desktops. Atlanta-based FSLogix is an innovator of solutions that enable the […] View Post

Citrix Licensing Demystified

Citrix licensing has long been a subject of MUCH confusion to Citrix users around the world. In order to alleviate some of that confusion, we’ll condense the key aspects of Citrix licensing for XenApp and XenDesktop down to their very essence, and provide a “cheat sheet” that can be referred back to as needed.   View Post

Using FSLogix to Simplify Application Management in Citrix Environments

One of the biggest administrative challenges in a Citrix XenApp or XenDesktop environment is managing the myriad images required to both work around software compatibility challenges and to provide the level of personalization end users want in order to be their happiest and most efficient in virtual desktop (VDI) or XenApp environments..   View Post

Citrix Synergy 2016 Preview

Next week, IT experts from around the world will be heading to Las Vegas to experience the latest in digital business transformation at Citrix Synergy 2016. The May 24-26 conference — so large it requires three venues — offers opportunities to view  demos of the latest Citrix advancements as well as insights into what’s coming […] View Post

Whitehat Will Cure Your IT Staffing Aches and Pains

Between increasing regulatory pressures, aggressive ransomware menaces, and thefts from disgruntled employees — among other threats — healthcare organizations are of necessity ever more reliant on dependable and efficient IT systems to not only protect their data from theft,  inaccessibility and noncompliance but also to increase worker productivity.   View Post

Skype for Business via Citrix

Microsoft’s Skype for Business (formerly known as Lync) has become an indispensable communication tool for smart businesses. In fact, according to Citrix, 90 of the Fortune 100 companies run Microsoft Skype for Business for media-rich video calling, voice calling, conferencing and screen sharing. As of about a year ago, more than 100 million people were […] View Post