Citrix Application Performance Management
Partnerpedia, a provider of enterprise app store and marketplace solutions, announced its Enterprise AppZone, a cloud-based, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS (News - Alert)) offering has been selected to power Citrix Ready Xchange marketplace.
Citrix is a cloud, networking and virtualization technology that provides mobile, cloud and networking solutions. The Citrix Ready Xchange reflects the company’s vision of leadership, according to company officials.
“We are dedicated to providing our customers with unprecedented product solutions and services,” said Ranjit Castelino, director of Citrix Ready at Citrix, in a statement. “Partnerpedia’s Enterprise AppZone solution enabled us to quickly provide a scalable and interactive marketplace with a very customer-centric focus in mind.”
The Citrix Ready Xchange was launched in October to allow Citrix customers to discover, learn about and evaluate Citrix products. The dynamic portal also allows customers to directly engage with Citrix and its technology partners. Enterprise AppZone offers both a customer application marketplace and a private enterprise app store for distributing and managing corporate apps.
Some of the key features of Enterprise AppZone include partner application and solution publishing, social commerce integration, customer monetization through lead capture and corporate procurement, app curation and license management, and enterprise app distribution and management (e.g. mobile, SaaS, cloud, web, HTML5 and desktop)
Now, Enterprise AppZone offers a marketplace of Citrix products and technology partners to its customers. Citrix customers get access to more than 20,000 verified products from over 650 technology partners worldwide, demonstrating compatibility with Citrix. The solution is customized and private labeled for Citrix.
Mark Sochan, CEO of Partnerpedia, said, “The Enterprise AppZone solution allows Citrix to offer customers easy access to an entire ecosystem of partner solutions certified for their platform. This further validates our strategy of addressing both the procurement and management of enterprise applications for the industry.”
Want to learn more about the latest in communications and technology? Then be sure to attend ITEXPO Miami 2013, Jan 29- Feb. 1 in Miami, Florida. Stay in touch with everything happening at ITEXPO (News - Alert). Follow us on Twitter.
Edited by Amanda Ciccatelli
Which team, in your organization, is responsible for managing Citrix application performance?
Featured White Papers
- Resolve Performance Issues Within Your Citrix Environment
While powerful and beneficial, the Citrix environment can present new challenges to IT departments when troubleshooting application performance issues. Citrix acts as a proxy for backend applications, making it difficult to get end-to-end visibility of transactions and to identify and troubleshoot end-user experience problems. Learn about a breakthrough solution that provides unprecedented end-to-end visibility of user transactions traversing a Citrix server.
- High Definition Application Performance Management
Most IT organizations struggle to address end-to-end application performance management, despite the fact that the responsiveness and availability of critical business applications significantly impacts the bottom-line. This report, featuring research from Gartner, presents a "High Definition Application Performance Management" approach based on the principles of breadth, depth, analytics, integration and low overhead.bottom-line. This report, featuring research from Gartner, presents a "High Definition Application Performance Management" approach based on the principles of breadth, depth, analytics, integration and low overhead.
- Managing Performance of Critical Applications by Forrester Consulting
In conducting a survey of IT professionals, Forrester found that the lack of performance and availability of critical and complex applications had direct and negative consequences on business productivity, business finances, and IT efficiency.
Featured Case Studies
- Duane Morris uses AppResponse Xpert to obtain a "big picture" view of their network
Duane Morris LLP is a full-service firm of approximately 550 lawyers. The firm has doubled in size in the past five years and continues to expand. The IT team has been working to build a more centralized IT infrastructure to improve performance and reduce costs.
- Trafigura uses AppResponse Xpert to resolve an optimization issue with a critical Citrix application
Trafigura is now one of the world's largest independent commodity trading companies, specializing in the energy and base metals market. The Trafigura IT department maintains four data centers and 16 core sites supported by an MPLS network that enables the prioritization of key applications, including video conferencing, VoIP, Citrix, HTTP web browsing, database links, and email.