Bay Area Citrix User Group Meeting – Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 5:30pm

Hello San Francisco Bay Area residents! Please join us at the second meeting of Bay Area Citrix User Group (BayCUG). BayCUG is an independent community of people who are interested in Citrix technologies, Virtualization and Mobility in general. Details: When: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 Beginning at 5:30 PM Where: Citrix Start Up Accelerator 4555 Great America Parkway, 3rd Floor Santa Clara, CA This is a great opportunity to come together with your fellow Citrix users to discuss trends, best practices, and the latest technology! We have three exciting topics this month: NetScaler Datastream:  CTP Henrik Johansson from nGenx will talk about NetScaler Datastream [...]

Thank You All For The Support In Becoming a Citrix Technology Professional (CTP)!!

Today marks a significant milestone in my career and professional life as a Citrix advocate and virtualization evangelist! Thanks to the support of many CTPs and professionals in the community, the powers that be at Citrix have decided to award me and nine IT Pros the admirable title of Citrix Technology Professional (CTP)! Taking into account recent awardees and those exiting the program (including more here), there are now 48 of us internationally (more here)! Wow. To say that I am honored and humbled to be awarded this title and privilege is putting it lightly. To be honest, I [...]

Week End Recap From Citrix Synergy 2013 in Beautiful Anaheim CA!

In case you weren’t able to join us this year in Anaheim, I’m posting a recap of the big announcements and highlight videos from Citrix Synergy 2013. It was great seeing many of you this year, and a big congrats to Agile360 for being awarded Citrix North America Partner of the Year for 2012! Looking forward to seeing and meeting many of you next year in Anaheim! As proof points for the Citrix strategy of helping customers mobilize their business, the company made the following news announcements. For full details, visit 1. Citrix XenDesktop 7 Mobilizes Windows Virtual Apps [...]

Mobile Gov 2013 Presentation – Establishing a Mobility Strategy Based on Use-Case Scenarios

I was recently asked to present an session on “Establishing a Mobility Strategy Based on Use-Case Scenarios” at the Mobile Government 2013 convention, sponsored by Public Sector Partners ( Below is the description of the session, followed by the YouTube upload and images from the slide deck. Speaker Dane Young (@youngtech), Solutions Architect, Entisys Solutions ( With the influx of mobility in the workplace, organizations are asking important questions around usage scenarios. What makes the most sense from a usability perspective? Do users need a full Windows virtual desktop from the mobile access solution? Do users need core applications from [...]