voke Comments on Citrix Acquisition of VMLogix
Citrix understands the cloud and its dependence upon both networking and virtualization technology for long term success. With the intended VMLogix acquisition, Citrix is in a position to set the tone of the conversation about the importance of virtualization and cloud computing and advance the market. Additionally, Citrix is setting a strategic direction for the application lifecycle. Citrix is in a position to deliver a scalable and open platform for the future of cloud computing. The VMLogix acquisition will provide virtual lab management capability, a pivotal component in cloud computing and the modern application lifecycle.
The Citrix acquisition of VMLogix signals that Citrix is acutely aware of the need for virtualization in the application lifecycle. Citrix, with this acquisition is setting a strategic direction for the future of virtualization technology and the application lifecycle.
VMLogix virtual lab product offering delivers three distinct advantages:
- Support for the three industry leading hypervisors; Citrix XenServer, Microsoft Hyper-V, and VMware ESX
- A customizable user interface which expands the usage of virtual lab well beyond the traditional audience of operations, development, and testing.
- Delivery model options of on-premise or cloud.