Citrix Reviews

Dan Withrow
Real User
Senior Manager of Engineering at Mechanics Bank
Mar 18 2020

What is most valuable?

All features of the product are valuable, depends on the situation. I have used all of the features at one time or another.

How has it helped my organization?

Allowed us to maintain the desired level of high availability between our XenServer farms. Our response time to backend errors was faster than when we had a physical… more»

What needs improvement?

Integrated workload balancing and virtual switch management that doesn't require another virtual appliance to control.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Cannot answer this question; but the product is free, you only need to purchase a license if you want commercial level support from Citrix.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

VMWare was the previous solution, we switched to lower our licensing costs and support costs.

What other advice do I have?

Test, Test, Test as with any product, make sure it will accomplish what you expect. Citrix XenServer is not marketed out there so most of the people, I talk to, only are… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

At the time, there were really only a couple of companies providing virtualization platform technologies. I had found XenSource and started testing the solution.

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Citrix Questions

SERGIO BALTAZAR
Chief of Technology with 501-1,000 employees
Jun 17 2020
Today I use Fortinet for both VPN SSL and WEB SSL. I'm considering returning to Citrix (Netscaler) but the products have changed so much that I no longer know what each one is for. Is Citrix ADC a good solution for web app firewall? App delivery management? Gateway? There are so many out there, I'm… more»
Moiz RassiwalaCitrix and is one of the leading product holders in the SSL VPN. l would… more»
Girim OhjigooI'm a Citrix Engineer and I supply CITRIX products to companies in Korea. Both… more»
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Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Jun 02 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Omkar Tomar
Assistant Vice President - IT at Au small finance bank
May 08 2020
I currently work as the IT assistant vice president for a large bank with 15 years of extensive hands-on experience in network engineering, managed services, change management, and problem management. I am currently researching Cisco SD-WAN and Citrix SD-WAN. What are the biggest differences… more»
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Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
May 07 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Citrix ADM, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
May 07 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
May 07 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix ADM. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
May 07 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix ADM? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
May 06 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Citrix Analytics, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
May 06 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
May 06 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix Analytics. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
May 06 2020
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
May 06 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix Analytics? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 28 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Citrix SD-WAN, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 28 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 28 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix SD-WAN. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 28 2020
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 28 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix SD-WAN? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 26 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Citrix ADC, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 26 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix ADC. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 26 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix ADC? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 19 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Citrix Web App Firewall, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 19 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 19 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix Web App Firewall. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Apr 19 2020
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 19 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix Web App Firewall? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 12 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Apr 12 2020
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Mar 16 2020
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Citrix Gateway, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 16 2020
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix Gateway. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Mar 16 2020
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix Gateway? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Jan 12 2020
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops , what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops . What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops ? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Citrix Hypervisor, what would you say? How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix Hypervisor. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi, We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information. Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix Hypervisor? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
How do you or your organization use this solution? Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences. Thank you!
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Citrix ShareFile. What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Hi Everyone, What do you like most about Citrix ShareFile? Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Proxmox VE vs XenServer. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? What is the biggest difference between Proxmox VE and XenServer? Which of these two solutions would you recommend… more»
Jean FrancoYou should go with Proxmox for many reasons, including not needing a specific… more»
reviewer1046250None of them. I would prefer KVM.