Ivanti Enters the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access program

Ivanti, a technology company specializing in integrating and automating IT tasks has decided to strengthen its cyber-security efforts by partnering with Citrix. The company plans to integrate Ivanti DesktopNow Plus with citrix products to offer enhanced levels of application and data security to end-users. Citrix as a networking leader has done a tremendous job in helping companies quickly find solutions for their secure remote access needs.

The company has selected Ivanti DesktopNow Plus, powered by AppSense to join the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access program because of its ability to support Citrix’s security applications. DesktopNow Plus secures virtual desktop infrastructures while simultaneously improving user acceptance of XenApp and XenDesktop environments, removing risks to both enterprise security and worker productivity when implementing a desktop virtualization project.

"At Ivanti, we're focused on helping customers and their users assure privacy, protect sensitive information and enable compliance of applications and data without compromising workforce flexibility or productivity," said Jon Rolls, Vice President of Product Management, Ivanti. "It's an honor to be recognized for these achievements by the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access program."

"When integrated with XenApp and XenDesktop, the Ivanti DesktopNow Plus workspace management solution can enhance control at the application level to help protect sensitive business information and defend against zero-day and denial-of-service attacks," said Siddharth Rabindran, Director, Citrix Ready program at Citrix. "We are pleased to add it to a select list of products that have been verified in the App Security and Data Security categories of our Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access Program."

Citrix performed a series of tests on DeskstopNow to check its compatibility with Citrix NetScaler, Citrix XenDesktop, and Citrix XenApp. Citrix assured customers that DesktopNow Plus has successfully completed this verification phase and can be put to work effectively with Citrix products in production environments.

Ivanti DesktopNow Plus is a workspace management solution that aims to simplify desktop deployments and administration, increasing productivity to reduce IT costs and secure endpoints. With DesktopNow Plus, IT organizations can deliver a personalized, compliant desktop regardless of user location or device. The solution also eases Windows 10 migrations and enables secure file sync, sharing and data access.