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Fortinet, Symantec Vet Andrew Del Matto Named Citrix CFO

Andrew “Drew” Del Matto, formerly chief financial officer at Fortinet (Nasdaq: FTNT), will join Citrix Systems (Nasdaq: CTXS) as executive vice president and CFO in a move that takes effect Feb. 19. Del Matto will directly report to David Henshall, Citrix president and CEO, and oversee the software firm’s capital and …

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Microsoft Vet Kirill Tatarinov Joins Citrix as President, CEO; Robert Calderoni Comments

Kirill Tatarinov, formerly executive vice president of Microsoft’s (Nasdaq: MSFT) business solutions division, has joined Citrix (Nasdaq: CTXS) as president and CEO. Tatarinov will also join the Citrix board and succeed interim President and CEO Robert Calderoni, who will continue his role as executive chairman of the board, Citrix said …

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Citrix Executive Chair Robert Calderoni to Add Interim President, CEO Roles

Robert Calderoni, executive chairman of the board of directors at Citrix (Nasdaq: CTXS), will serve as the company’s interim president and CEO as Mark Templeton steps down to assume an advisory role. Citrix said Wednesday Calderoni will perform the additional duties while the board continues the search for a full-time CEO with the help …

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Rakesh Narasimhan Named Citrix Desktop Virtualization VP, GM

Rakesh Narasimhan has been appointed as the group vice president and general manager of Citrix‘s desktop virtualization business. The 25-year industry veteran Narasimhan will be responsible for helping the business strategize its approach and oversee products such as Citrix XenDesktop and Citrix XenApp, the company announced Monday. Narasimhan joins Citrix from …

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Citrix Promotes 2 Executives to Lead DoD, State and Local Markets

Citrix Systems (CTXS) has promoted two new executives to lead sales at the Defense Department and manage partnerships in the state and local market, according to a Washington Technology article. Former business development manager for Defense Mark Neustadt has been named DoD sales director and will lead the sales effort in …

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Citrix Virtualization Products Certified, Tom Simmons Comments

Citrix’s XenServer and XenDesktop products have been certified to meet Common Criteria EAL 2. Common Criteria provides a framework for evaluating security features and capabilities of IT security products. The certification will boost the firm’s ability to provide secure desktop, server and application virtualization to government and private-sector clients. “The …

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Citrix’s Tom Simmons Writes on ‘Power IT Down Day’

Citrix’s Tom Simmons wrote on Washington Technology about the importance of Power IT Down Day on August 27. “For the third consecutive year, Power IT Down Day challenges government and industry employees to “power down” their computers and other office equipment at the end of the workday, ” Simmons said. …

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Citrix Product Achieves New FIPS Compliance, Tom Simmons Speaks

Citrix Systems (NASDAQ:CTXS) product NetScaler MPX has achieved Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2, Level 2 compliance. According to the firm, “Department of Defense and federal civilian agencies with strict FIPS requirements can now use the new Citrix NetScaler MPX FIPS models to provide trusted security for encrypted Web traffic, …

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Citrix’s Tom Simmons, HP’s Tom Hempfield Comment on ‘Power IT Down Day’

At the end of the work day on August 27, government agencies and contractors are encouraged to power down electronics as part of  “Power IT Down Day.” “Participation doubled during last year’s Power IT Down Day, and we hope to reach even more individuals in 2010, ” said Tom Simmons, …

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Tom Simmons Talks Citrix’s New Virtualization Technology Offering

According to Citrix Systems, the firm has “signed with immixGroup, Inc.’s government channels division to make Citrix the first end-to-end virtualization technology solutions provider to join the largest provider of government channel programs for technology companies. The move gives Citrix Public Sector customers streamlined access to leading virtualization solutions — …

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