Global HQ: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US Website: www.citrix.com
Global leader: Mark Templeton, CEO
Local leader: Peter Brockhoff, area vice-president, Australia and New Zealand
Core activity: Networking, management software, IT services
Revenue: US$1.61 billion (FY 2009, ended December 30)
Key customers: House of Travel, The Warehouse, Mainfreight
Branding itself as the only enterprise software company with end-to-end virtualisation, networking and software-as-a-service (SaaS) technologies, virtual computing company Citrix has certainly had a bumper year.
Citrix Systems has made it easy for enterprise customers to connect to any cloud service, regardless of hypervisor, network or application type with the additions to the Citrix OpenCloud platform: Citrix OpenCloud Access and Citrix OpenCloud Bridge.
Citrix and Microsoft have partnered on product development and support, including a long-standing partnership in application delivery with Citrix XenApp and Microsoft Remote Desktop Services. Ross Storey and Anuradha Shukla
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