What is Citrix CloudPlatform?
Citrix CloudPlatform, powered by Apache CloudStack, is the industry’s only future-proofed, application-centric cloud solution proven to reliably and efficiently orchestrate both traditional enterprise and cloud-native application workloads – including vGPU-based 3D graphics applications – within a single unified cloud management platform.
Benefits and Insights
Why use Citrix CloudPlatform?
Key differentiators & advantages of Citrix CloudPlatform
- CloudPlatform is the only cloud orchestration platform that enables you to quickly and efficiently build a future-proofed cloud. It is a turn-key solution based on an open and flexible architecture that is designed to run every application workload at scale and with simplicity.
- Future proof your cloud by orchestrating every application workload — traditional enterprise or cloud-native — from the only application-centric cloud platform so you can address the requirements of today and tomorrow. The hardware agnostic approach lets you leverage existing investments and lets you chose the virtualization, storage and networking solutions that are right for your cloud.
- Run complex enterprise application workloads with best-in-class virtualization and networking. CloudPlatform delivers true private cloud isolation, ensures SLA levels and meters usage and availability for running mission critical workloads in the cloud.
- XenDesktop and XenApp customers gain enhanced manageability, predictability and flexibility through a common management framework that simplifies and automates the provisioning and management of large-scale XenDesktop and XenApp environments, including multi-tenant, multi-site, and hybrid-cloud implementations
- Citrix NetScaler combined with Citrix CloudPlatform enables automatic and dynamic load balancing and scaling of your infrastructure. No manual intervention is needed for real-time workload balancing, and additional infrastructure resources are provisioned as needed.
- Based on open source Apache CloudStack, CloudPlatform is the industry’s most flexible and open cloud orchestration platform. Leverage industry standard Amazon Web Service APIs and a rich partner ecosystem to expand and integrate value-added solutions and services.
- Designed for the new generation of cloud-native application workloads, CloudPlatform delivers Amazon-like availability, storage and networking. Proven at over 40,000 hosts per region, CloudPlatform provides true cloud scalability, elasticity and management efficiency.