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Citrix Synergy 2014 conference coverage

News and analysis from the Citrix Synergy conference, May 6-8 in Anaheim, Calif.


The Citrix Synergy conference isn't just about desktop and application delivery anymore.

At Citrix Synergy 2014 in Anaheim, Calif., IT professionals will gather to learn about enterprise mobility, cloud computing and networking, in addition to those traditional core topics. They'll also hope to hear from Citrix about new products and features; at last year's show, for example, the company unveiled XenMobile and made major changes to XenApp and XenDesktop.

Citrix Synergy 2014 takes place May 6-8, and we'll bring you the latest news and analysis from the show floor. Until then, get ready for the conference by catching up on the latest Citrix technology.

1Newest Citrix updates-

From the conference floor

Read up on the news straight from Citrix Synergy 2014.


Burning questions on Citrix roadmaps, XenServer answered

IT pros at Citrix Synergy heard a lot about its cloud movement, but lingering questions about roadmaps, features and XenServer are answered here. Continue Reading


Citrix XenApp Migration Tool, restored features due this year

Citrix XenApp 6.5 users will soon have a XenApp migration tool to aid XenApp 7 upgrades, along with reinstated features. Continue Reading


IT voices concern over XenMobile deployment challenges

Despite strength in the market, IT pros still have concerns about XenMobile, and they have plenty of other options to choose from -- namely VMware. Continue Reading


Citrix XenMobile, ShareFile updates welcomed by IT

Facing stiff mobile competition, Citrix offers updates to XenMobile’s Worx applications as well as ShareFile’s MCM connections. Continue Reading


IT admins play DaaS puppeteer with Citrix Workspace Services

Citrix Workspace Services lets IT deliver DaaS on their own and distribute workloads across multiple clouds. Does it tie in with Microsoft's Project Mohoro? Continue Reading


Citrix Workspace Suite takes on VMware Horizon

The new Citrix Workspace Suite combines XenDesktop, XenApp and mobility tools to provide one platform for enterprise IT shops to deliver desktops and apps via the cloud. Continue Reading


Get the real deal on DaaS

The end result of a DaaS project may look much different than the panacea providers describe. In fact, DaaS may not even end up in the cloud. Continue Reading

2Beyond the news-

Expert analysis and advice

Check out some of our latest tips and columns about the technologies that will be in the spotlight at the Citrix Synergy conference.


How to do Citrix VDI load balancing

Server load balancing is relatively straightforward, but session load balancing can get tricky. There are far more configuration options, and IT admins must also consider persistent and nonpersistent VDI sessions. Continue Reading


Citrix virtual GPU support: An overview

Citrix XenDesktop natively supports Nvidia's virtual GPUs, which allow for higher resolutions and multiple displays on virtual desktops. Continue Reading


How to configure XenDesktop for GRID vGPU support

IT administrators have several options at their disposal to get the most out of XenDesktop's support for virtual graphics processing units. But they require proper installation and configuration. Continue Reading


With XenApp 7.5, it's all about the apps

The latest version of XenApp shows that Citrix realizes apps, not desktops, are the future of Windows. But desktops will still be around for the foreseeable future. Continue Reading


Why did Citrix buy Framehawk?

Citrix's acquisition of Framehawk set off speculation about the potential uses for its mobile desktop and app delivery platform. But Citrix may only be interested in its Lightweight Framebuffer Protocol. Continue Reading

3Top terms-

Hot topics at Citrix Synergy 2014

Check out definitions of some of the most common terms you'll hear at the Citrix Synergy conference.

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