Citrix and Microsoft Announce Partnership to Accelerate the Future of Work

Posted August 17, 2020 by Tori Klein

EDCi has been a long-time partner of both Citrix and Microsoft. A few weeks ago the companies jointly announced a new partnership that will greatly benefit their partners and customers when it comes to the future of work. Here are some of the key take-aways from the press release.

  • The NEW Multi-Year Partnership Agreement intended to simplify cloud transformation and speed up adoption of digital workspaces and virtual desktops, to enable greater agility, productivity, and security
  • Microsoft recognizes Citrix® Workspace as “a preferred” digital workspace platform for Microsoft customers
  • Citrix recognizes Microsoft Azure as “a preferred” public cloud for Citrix customers
  • NEW Joint-Offerings that enable both companies to re-sell their respective technologies, via direct sales on Azure Marketplace and robust community of channel partners
  • New Connected Product Roadmap – to build a Microsoft-centric Citrix Workspace, integrations to optimize performance, functionality, and microapps for Windows Virtual Desktop, and Microsoft 365, including Microsoft Teams.

If you’re a Citrix or Microsoft customer and would like to learn more about how these technology giants, and their new partnership, can benefit your organization give EDCi a call. We’ll be happy to walk you through all the advantages this union has to offer and get your company ready for the future of work!

Read Citrix’s News Release

Read Microsoft’s New Release