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High Availability for XenServer Server Virtualization

Citrix Systems and Marathon Technologies have partnered to develop a range of high availability alternatives for the XenServer server virtualization platform. Solutions ranging from core failover/recover/restart through high and continuous availability, offer capabilities appropriate for every application, business and budget. Find out which solution best meets your needs.

Enhancements to Server Virtualization Platform XenServer 5

Server virtualization platform Citrix XenServer 5 features new enhancements for business continuity, performance, XenCenter, provisioning and storage infrastructure. Learn more about these enhancements in this brief presentation.

Citrix Remains the Leader in Application Virtualization

XenApp 5 includes enhancements that address some of the challenges of adopting application virtualization. For example, Citrix continues to add features that mask the complexity of application virtualization from end users through better folder redirection, and consistent look and feel, thus helping Citrix maintain its leadership position in application virtualization.

Citrix NetScaler 9: Automated Web Application Management

The complexity and criticality of Web applications is driving rising support costs. However, manual support tools and processes are no longer the only option. Citrix NetScaler is an advanced application delivery controller that mitigates complexity and related risk by automating tasks related to configuration and deployment, performance optimization and security.

Case Study: Live Nation and Citrix NetScaler

When Live Nation spun off from Clear Channel Communications it urgently needed to consolidate nearly 100 different Web sites. Equally as critical was the need to ensure high performance and high capacity when users flooded the single Web site. This case study explains how Citrix NetScaler meets these needs.

Application Delivery Lowers Costs, Improves Business

With information technology becoming business technology, CIOs are expected to improve overall revenue, profitability and competitiveness -- while reducing operating costs. The key to growing IT and the business lies in moving applications from a static deployment to an on-demand delivery model that bridges the gap between users and applications.

Application and Server Virtualization: Better Together

While many IT organizations successfully deploy virtualization, some hesitate to deploy application and server virtualization together. Learn how these virtualization technologies are complementary and how they can enhance each others' capabilities, while having a greater positive impact on IT and the business by enabling server consolidation and improving application availability.

An Alternative to Virtualization for Datacenter Cost Savings

Server virtualization is a popular option for dealing with mounting datacenter costs. Another equally promising approach is the use of an Application Delivery Controller. Citrix NetScaler provides a low-cost way for organizations to reduce their server count and accrue cost savings from a reduction in space, cooling, power and personnel.

Advanced Delivery Systems Accelerate Web Applications

There are many obstacles to delivering applications efficiently. Single point solutions are plentiful, but oftentimes applications suffer from multiple symptoms. By combining the features of application acceleration, load balancing, advanced traffic management, delivery and security into a single unified platform, advanced delivery systems can deliver incremental benefits of each technology.

Accelerating Microsoft Applications with Citrix NetScaler

Today's enterprises rely on the efficient delivery of Microsoft business applications. Integrated application delivery systems offer a way to address symptoms related to slow application delivery and poor performance. For example, Citrix NetScaler is designed to optimize Microsoft application communications and resources, secure datacenter assets and ensure continued application availability.

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