FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – April 10, 2019 – Applications make the world go around. And delivering and ensuring they perform reliably just got a lot easier thanks to Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS). The company today announced that it will make Citrix® SD-WAN and Citrix ADC available on Google Cloud Platform (GCP). The move will enable companies to extend their networks to the cloud and deliver applications in an agile and scalable way that gives users access to the tools they need and prefer to use and perform at their best anywhere, anytime from any device. The news came during Google Cloud Next ’19 taking place at the Moscone Center in San Francisco this week.
performance and delivery is all about experience and choice,” said Tim Minahan,
Executive Vice President of Strategy and Chief Marketing Officer, Citrix. “In
making our networking solutions
available on GCP, Citrix is providing companies with even greater cloud choice
and a simple, efficient way to deploy the ever-increasing list of SaaS, cloud,
virtual, web and microservices-based apps their employees need to be engaged
the Journey to the Cloud
motivated by efficiency, agility, scalability or cost, companies are
increasingly moving apps to the cloud. But regardless of where they are hosted,
users expect a consistent and reliable experience. To help deliver it, Citrix
will offer a virtual instance of its SD-WAN appliance on the GCP
Marketplace beginning next month. With
the Citrix SD-WAN virtual appliance, companies can easily and reliably connect
branches to GCP and:
Deliver an optimal application experience to
Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktop on GCP through integration with HDX which
uses the ICA protocol.
Provide exceptional performance to applications
running on GCP, including G Suite with deep packet inspection, QoS, and
Quickly set up high-availability connections to
Google Cloud VPCs (Virtual Private Cloud) and manage the entire network
from the Citrix orchestration service.
Modern, Experience-Driven Approach
Application delivery is a different game
today. Many companies are moving to modernize their apps with microservices and
Kubernetes and more efficiently deploy their applications across hybrid cloud.
Through increased integration of Citrix ADC with GCP, Kubernetes, service mesh
with Istio architectures and open source CNCF tools, they can achieve their
With the virtual Citrix ADC product set
including virtualized, containerized form factor and gateway solutions
available on the GCP Marketplace, companies can:
application performance and delivery in the cloud is the future of networking”
Minahan said. “With Citrix solutions on GCP, companies can deliver it today.”
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