AppSense Announces New Release of Management Suite and Embraces the Citrix Ready Initiative
AppSense amongst first to Complete Citrix Ready Compatibility Verification
MELVILLE, N.Y. – AppSense, the global leader in Optimal System Management, today announced a new release of its Management Suite software as well as its participation in Citrix Systems, Inc.’s Citrix® Ready™ initiative.
Citrix Ready helps customers identify the third-party solution that adds the greatest value in Citrix environments and backs this up with a verification process that ensures the quality of the solution. As Charles Sharland, CEO of AppSense, says, “By addressing both the value and the quality of solutions, Citrix Ready allows customers to be confident that they are buying proven, effective products such as AppSense’s.” He continued, “We chose to be an early member of Citrix Ready at the Leadership Level in order to demonstrate our commitment to the success of this initiative.”
AppSense Management Suite Version 7.0 will be the first major release from AppSense to be “Citrix Ready” and continues the trend in providing valuable, innovative solutions to Citrix environments. In addition to their market-leading and patented server optimization technology, AppSense have added more support for user profile management, application lockdown, system self healing, flexible configuration management and statistical reporting. This release also debuts the AppSense Management Center, providing mass deployment capabilities, enhanced system security, centralized management of Citrix configurations and extensive system auditing. “Version 7.0 represents a significant step forward in terms of both the value we bring to Citrix environments and the breadth of solutions we provide in one easy to deploy and easy to use suite,” says Mark Austin, CTO of AppSense.
AppSense will be showing the new features of their products at Citrix Summit in Florida this week and will also be taking part in a vendor roundtable presentation of the Citrix Ready initiative. AppSense Management Suite 7.0 is available immediately from AppSense resellers worldwide.
“Citrix Ready makes it easier for customers to select the best application delivery products and solutions for their specific needs from the large number of complementary solutions,” said David Jones, corporate vice president, business development, for Citrix. “AppSense is clearly a worthy member of Citrix Ready.”
Today organizations of all sizes are challenged with improving the efficiency and effectiveness of their IT infrastructure. The drive to improve system security, increase performance and reduce costs are common goals. AppSense software secures thousands of organizations and is installed on hundreds of thousands of desktops and servers across the world in mid-to-large organizations and across many industries such as the public sector, finance, pharmaceutical and healthcare. AppSense solutions have been designed for desktops and servers which are based upon the Microsoft Windows platform and are ideal for Windows, Terminal Servers, Citrix Presentation Server, Web services and other critical business systems. AppSense operates through a world–wide channel of certified partners with offices in the US, UK, Germany, The Netherlands and Australia. For more information visit: www.appsense.com.
About Citrix Ready
Citrix has a rich and extensive eco-system of industry partners building a wide range of products designed to complement and add value to Citrix application delivery solutions. The Citrix Ready designation is awarded to third party products that have successfully met verification criteria set by Citrix. The Citrix Ready initiative makes it simple for customers and Citrix channels to identify the best third party products and solutions that can be used with confidence in Citrix environments. The Citrix Ready designation offers customers and prospects a level of confidence in the quality of solutions Citrix and our partners offer to the marketplace. To learn more about Citrix Ready, please visit www.citrixready.com.
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