Tag Archives: Tom Simmons

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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Tom Simmons on Citrix Technology Use by NASA

Citrix announced  NASA has incorporated Citrix XenDesktop with high-definition HDX technology into the recently launched Crew Support LAN, which provides astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS) with direct, private access to familiar desktop applications and websites from any location, including outer space. The new network incorporates virtual desktops powered …

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