IBM and Citrix continue to work together to deliver comprehensive solutions

IBM and Citrix have a long and successful relationship delivering Desktop Virtualization solutions. We are continuing this successful partnership by working closely with IBM Systems and Technology Group to optimize and test IBM Flex Systems on Citrix XenDesktop. Enterprises can be confident that they can deploy high performance Flex Systems with Citrix technologies, and that Citrix and IBM have partnered  to ensure successful implementation.

XenDesktop takes full advantage of IBM PureSystems compute, storage and networking resources for rapid deployment and cost management of desktop virtualization. As the market leader in Desktop virtualization, Citrix helps IBM deliver a great user experience with  XenDesktop . Customers can efficiently tailor the desktop experience for different user groups, business needs and IT strategy, without sacrificing scalability.

With PureFlex and Flex Systems,  customers can manage, secure and quickly deploy virtual desktops. IBM, with the help of Citrix, has created a reference architecture for IBM SmartCloud Infrastructure with Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 on VMware ESXi 5 hypervisor.

We also invite you to watch Alex Yost, IBM VP of PureFlex and Orestes Melgarejo, Citrix Sr. Director of Partner Enablement and check out a recent blog entry from Krishna Subramanian, Citrix VP of Marketing & Business Development that describes the strategic IBM and Citrix partnership and explains why this relationship is important to our Enterprise customers.

To learn more you can watch the replay of IBM’s recent Smarter Computing webcast and be sure to register for its upcoming February 12th webcast, “Speed Analytics and Simplify Cloud with IBM PureSystems.”


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Peter Woodward

About Peter Woodward

Peter Woodward is an industry veteran with over 20 years of experience in Business Development, OEM Partnerships, Alliances and Sales. He has led teams focused on driving business with Open Source and Linux software and is a well-respected business strategist. Currently, as the Senior Manager Global Alliances at Citrix, Peter is focused on the developing strategic relationship and business opportunities with Global Partners for Citrix., including working on new business opportunities, new markets, and strategic initiatives to help drive revenue. Prior to Citrix, Peter was the Director of Alliances for Canonical, the commercial sponsor of the Ubuntu Linux distribution. Peter has had leadership and Alliance roles at Likewise and Novell, where he was part of the team responsible for Novell's entrance into the Linux and Open Source software.

One Response to IBM and Citrix continue to work together to deliver comprehensive solutions

  1. Citrix Web Interface products | Outlook Web App | RD Web Access says:

    Sorry for late reply! I have always wished IBM & CITRIX work together as partner. Both of these companies are the largest company with high reputation always deliver perfect solution for client requirement.


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