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Citrix Solutions

Because work is something you do and not somewhere you go, Citrix solutions from We Solve IT allow you to think more about technology being people-centric. 

With Citrix solutions we can help you to transform the way your enterprise approaches your core business, improving customer satisfaction and employee retention while reducing costs.
 
Organisations that offer more flexible ways to work are increasingly the ones attracting higher quality staff, and people are more interested in adopting working practices that complement rather than compete with their lifestyle; Combined with the increasingly expensive costs in maintaining office space that is redundant up to 60% of the day and it is small wonder that organisations look to us to help them discover better value in providing technology to users.
 
Take a look at the Citrix portfolio below and discover how we can help you transform the delivery of your IT resources.

 

App and Desktop Virtualisation

Transform Windows apps and desktops into on-demand private or public cloud services. 

  • Deliver desktops and apps on-demand to every user

    Ensure a high-definition user experience every time with Citrix HDX technology  

    Citrix XenDesktop is a desktop virtualization solution that transforms desktops and applications into a secure on-demand service available to any user, anywhere, on any device. With XenDesktop, you can deliver individual Windows, web and SaaS applications, or full virtual desktops, to PCs, Macs, tablets, smartphones, laptops and thin clients with a high-definition user experience.  

    The best choice for desktop virtualization  

    Desktop virtualization optimizes the delivery of desktops, applications and data to users. Trusted by the world’s largest organizations, XenDesktop is a comprehensive desktop virtualization solution that includes all the capabilities required to deliver desktops, apps and data securely to every user in an enterprise. Instead of juggling thousands of static desktop images, IT can manage and update the OS and apps once, from one location, then deliver desktops and apps that are customized to meet the performance, security and mobility requirements of each individual worker.  

    XenDesktop helps businesses to:
    • Enable virtual workstyles to increase workforce productivity from anywhere
    • Leverage the latest mobile devices to drive innovation throughout the business
    • Adapt quickly to change with fast, flexible desktop and app delivery for offshoring, M&A, branch expansion and other initiatives
    • Transform desktop computing with centralized delivery, management and security  

    Multiple editions ensure a perfect fit for your business  

    A complete line of XenDesktop editions lets you choose the ideal solution for your business needs and IT strategy. XenDesktop VDI edition, a scalable solution for delivering virtual desktops in a VDI scenario, includes Citrix HDX technology, provisioning services and profile management. XenDesktop Enterprise edition is an enterprise-class desktop virtualization solution with FlexCast delivery technology, which delivers the right type of virtual desktop with on-demand applications to any user, anywhere. The comprehensive Platinum edition includes advanced management, monitoring and security capabilities.

    Read more:
    Datasheet - Citrix XenDesktop Datasheet
    White Paper - Delivering IT to the Virtual Workforce

  • On-demand Application Delivery

    Citrix XenApp empowers users with on-demand self-service to enterprise applications. Used by more than 100 million people worldwide, XenApp is an application delivery solution that enables any Windows® application to be virtualized, centralized and managed in the datacenter and instantly delivered as a service to users anywhere on any device. Virtual application delivery with XenApp enables organizations to improve application management by:
    • Centralizing applications in the datacenter to reduce complexity and lower the cost of desktop management by up to 50 percent
    • Controlling and encrypting access to data and applications to improve security
    • Delivering applications instantly to users anywhere on any device
    • Simplifying and automating the process of delivering or updating applications, enabling IT to focus on strategic initiatives  
    Why deliver applications on demand?  

    Virtual application delivery lets IT manage a single instance of each application in the datacenter. Applications can be delivered via application streaming to Windows PCs for offline use, or run on high-powered servers in the datacenter for online use on any device or operating system.  

    Why choose XenApp for on-demand application delivery?  

    XenApp ensures an optimal user experience for both application virtualization and session virtualization through Citrix HDX technology, which adapts virtual application delivery and access based on each user's device, network and location. XenApp enables enterprise class scalability for any size business and ensures that virtual application delivery and management is secure by design.   Integrated tools and infrastructure help you control, measure and monitor performance to ensure that service level agreements and corporate security requirements are met. Application virtualization technology, session virtualization technology and centralized application management gives users direct access to Windows applications from any device via Citrix Receiver.  

    Read more:
    White Paper - Conquer App Management Challenges
    White Paper - Delivering applications anywhere anytime with maximum security and control

  • Citrix CloudPortal Services Manager simplifies the provision of applications to users in a hosted desktop environment.  It ensures standardised processes of user management are adhered to, allowing you to administer groups and their services with a high degree of flexibility.  With CloudPortal Services Manager, you can bring users into your hosted service or infrastructure and provide a range of Windows applications extending to Office and other business apps such as SharePoint.  

    CloudPortal Services Manager can also reduce your administration costs further by giving your users the ability to undertake their own management tasks.  This can include processing their own sign-up and allowing them to select published applications (or even setting their own group standards for their organization and other users in their account along with viewing group reports) on a self-service basis - freeing your time from administration and overseeing repetitive tasks as well as improving customer satisfaction.

    On-board Accounts
    With CloudPortal Services Manager you can add new users, business partners and customers by automatically processing the business and operational services required to manage their account. CloudPortal will then instruct the downstream infrastructure, networking and server components that a customer requires.

    Create Your own Services Catalogue
    You can provide a flexible menu of applications and workspaces to your users through an online catalogue, delivering them in a standard model or allowing them the freedom to choose their own according to their requirements.    Plus, you can generate reports to monitor utilization.

    Do It Yourself
    Give your users the ability to manage their own usage, providing them with the ability to run their own group and add users, create standardised application/ workspaces, even manage their own passwords - all without having to contact you.

    Accurate, real-time monitoring
    It's important to understand how your services are utilized, and with CloudPortal Services Manager you can generate customized real-time and historic usage reports with drill-down analytics to better understand usage patterns.