White Papers by Topic: Application virtualization

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XenServer: Free Download of Server Virtualization Software

XenServer is an enterprise-class, cloud-proven server virtualization solution - available free of cost. Download the full solution and begin virtualizing your servers in less than 10 minutes.

Free 30-Day Desktop Virtualization Trial

Download a free 30-day trial and experience how XenDesktop delivers a pristine, on-demand desktop experience to users on whatever device they choose, while cutting IT complexity and costs.

XenApp: Evaluation in 64-bit Virtualized Server Environment

The Tolly Group evaluated the performance of XenApp when it's virtualized and optimized by its XenServer virtualization solution. Tests showed that XenServer best optimizes XenApp performance in virtualized environments by operating with just 7.6 percent overhead compared to a native physical server. Read more about the performance evaluation results.

Server Virtualization Management for Microsoft Hyper-V

Server virtualization with Hyper-V offers many benefits, but it also challenges storage management by making it difficult to take advantage of advanced storage services. Citrix Essentials for Hyper-V delivers unique virtual machine provisioning services and integrated storage management to streamline image management and dramatically reduce storage requirements in VDI deployments.

Paravirtualization Case Study with Buyken Metal Products

When Buyken Metal Products considered re-architecting its datacenter for redundancy, it realized that its servers and other devices would need to be updated. Buying more physical machines was cost prohibitive, so Buyken sought other options. The ability to virtualize Windows servers with paravirtualization led Buyken to Citrix XenServer, Enterprise Edition.

Now's the Time for Application Virtualization

The growing complexity and cost of application deployment in today's distributed global enterprises is driving the need for a streamlined approach to delivering business critical applications. Application virtualization is a highly scalable solution that enables organizations to reap cost savings and consolidate application management while improving availability and performance.

How to Improve Delivery of Advanced Web Applications

The increasing demands for high availability, reliability and security of application access are driving the need for load balancers that not only provide traditional networking traffic management functions, but also a comprehensive set of network-level and application-level services. Learn more about these services and how they improve Web application delivery.

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.

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.

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