Citrix has announced that it was named a “Leader” by Forrester Research, Inc. in the industry analyst firm’s September 2014, Forrester Wave™ report, “The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Mobile Management, Q3 2014.” The XenMobile solution developed by Citrix was evaluated for its current offering, strategy and market presence.
To assess the state of the EMM market, the authors of the report evaluated the strengths and weaknesses of top 15 enterprise mobility management vendors. According to the report, “the Leaders neatly balance OS, application, and data management functionality while providing flexible container options and productivity applications… [and] have also demonstrated a strong vision and road map to help customers as they bring their PC and mobile management strategies together.”
According to Forrester, Citrix has had “success with creating a mobile workspace solution that unites its EMM solution with its virtualization products and secure network gateway, [which] helped earn Citrix a Leader spot. Citrix has demonstrated a strong commitment to user experience across all of its products and continues to innovate with collaboration tools like ShareFile and GoToMeeting.
XenMobile, a key component of the Citrix Mobile Workspace solution, uniquely combines the best MDM, MAM, secure business-class mobile productivity apps, data sharing capabilities and mobile app networking for the most comprehensive enterprise mobility management solution.
Brian Dye,Group Vice President and General Manager, Mobile Platforms group at Citrix, says “We believe that our leader position in this report validates the strength of our EMM solution. We have delivered an integrated platform that combines devices, data and network security with our best-in-class, workflow-driven productivity applications. We will continue to focus on delivering the best user experience for both end users and IT administrators.”