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  • Hot mobile startups to watch

    Just how big of a deal is mobile? Three years ago there were an estimated 400 venture capital deals for mobile companies, with about $3 billion invested in the industry. Last year, according to Rutberg & Co., which tracks mobile investments, VCs poured more than $6.85 billion into mobile startups across about a thousand deals. Mobile companies captured 40% of venture capital funding last year, Rutberg found.

  • Will BlackBerry win back the enterprise with Balance and BES10?

    The launch of BlackBerry 10 in January was seen by many as a make-or-break moment for the company formerly known as RIM. With diminishing market share and apparent confusion over whether it wanted to be a consumer brand or a corporate brand, media and analysts alike were sceptical that BlackBerry would be able to make the splash it so desperately needed.

  • MWC: Device vendors muscle in on lucrative MDM market

    The market for Mobile Device Management solutions is heating up, with a number of significant announcements at Mobile World Congress suggesting that the big mobile technology vendors are no longer willing to let niche players control the field.

  • Manage large file transfers with these six tools

    The managed file transfer (MFT) industry has a players ranging from big-name tech titans to up-and-coming next-generation cloud-based vendors. Below is a list of some, but not all, players in this industry and a brief description.

  • Year of mobility ? IT leaders reveal annual benefits

    2012 is emerging as the pivotal year when global sales of mobile devices - including smartphones and tablets ? are widely predicted to overtake PCs in terms of both shipments and spending. And it is clear that the mobile working revolution is delivering compelling business benefits to a wide variety of UK and European companies.

  • How the cloud changes the virtual desktop landscape

    While cloud computing and virtualisation, along with a focus on small and midsize businesses, are expected to be major trends at this year's VMworld show, the virtual desktop infrastructure players are looking to make some news this week as well.

  • Six simple steps to adopting consumerisation

    Most businesses are accepting, even embracing, consumer technology. What do they know that you don't?

  • Citrix says desktop virtualisation is the key to enterprise security

    One of the main reasons for deploying desktop virtualisation is the security advantages it can provide, such as keeping sensitive data off the endpoint, according to Citrix.

  • Citrix targets virtualisation, orchestration layers instead of "cloud washing"

    With scores of new cloud companies popping up and so many existing players jumping on the cloud bandwagon, we wondered where the traditional enterprise networking vendors stood?

  • Juniper sticks to strengths with cloud strategy

    Juniper has a three-pronged cloud strategy that includes selling networking gear in the data centres of most major IaaS players, providing secure connections between virtual data centres and cloud customers, and orchestrating how virtualised resources get allocated to cloud application services.

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4 reasons to go beyond VMware View with Citrix XenDesktop

True mobility means empowering people to work on the best device for their needs, from wherever they may be, with convenient, high-performance access to the apps their productivity depends on. While many organizations turn to VDI to support initiatives for mobility and bring-your-own device (BYOD), or simply to improve IT efficiency, products like VMware Horizon View address these objectives too narrowly to offer a complete solution.
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3 businesses share why they chose Citrix XenDesktop over VMware View

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This paper highlights the experiences of five real-world Citrix customers and discusses the resulting business benefits.
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4 customers who never have to refresh their PCs again

Desktop virtualisation, paired with thin client computing, lets IT escape costly PC refresh cycles while simplifying management, security and monitoring. This paper highlights the journey of four Citrix customers who have transformed their businesses by reallocating their annual PC refresh budget into a solution that delivers employee mobility, IT management efficiency and corporate security.
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VDI and beyond: addressing top IT challenges to drive agility and growth

Desktop virtualisation can be a powerful driver of business transformation, making it possible to deliver the apps and data people depend on whenever they need them, on whatever device. But desktop virtualisation is far from a one-size-fits-all solution?there are many ways to meet users? needs, each with its own costs and benefits. Citrix XenDesktop delivers FlexCast services to power your entire workforce.
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