TechValidate Research on Citrix NetScaler

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1,702 Customers Surveyed

12,024 Data Points Collected

75 Published TechFacts

39 Published Charts

11 Published Case Studies



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Citrix NetScaler Customer Research

As your organization evolves to a hybrid/multi-cloud focus, NetScaler will continue to be an important part of our app delivery strategy to:

Provide a unified application delivery solution for hybrid/multi-cloud deployment
58%
Offer reliable and secure application delivery
78%
Protect your investment with flexible licensing and lower operating costs
34%
Provide IT Operations a centralized view of traffic across our on-premise and public cloud infrastructure, helping them troubleshoot issues faster
51%

Citrix NetScaler Case Study

Ochsner Foundation Hospital

Introduction

This case study of Ochsner Foundation Hospital is based on an October 2016 survey of Citrix NetScaler customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Citrix NetScaler leads the market in innovation and vision with capabilities that give us a competitive advantage.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Citrix NetScaler:

  • Primary reasons for considering a replacement option:
    • Had an end-of-life product with no upgrade path provided by the manufacturer
    • Had a product that was up for refresh and they were exploring alternative solutions
    • Took the recommendation of a third-party partner
    • Was consolidating multiple point solutions
  • Reasons for selecting NetScaler:
    • For its integration with other Citrix products
    • For ease of use
  • Considered the following for their application delivery infrastructure needs:
    • Flexible and versatile deployment options (physical, virtual, multi-tenant or containers)
    • Hybrid and multi-cloud supportability
    • Long term ownership and acquisition costs
    • Vendor reputation and support

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Citrix NetScaler that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses NetScaler in the following ways:
    • Secure remote access to XenApp, XenDesktop or XenMobile
    • General server load balancing
    • Increase availability of our core applications with geographic server load balancing and failover
  • Chose NetScaler over the following competitor:
    • Cisco

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Citrix NetScaler:

  • Competitive solution considered before choosing NetScaler:
    • F5
  • Payback period for investing in NetScaler is 12-18 months.

Citrix NetScaler Customer Research

What are you currently using NetScaler to support in your environment?

Supporting our XenApp/XenDesktop deployment
78%
Supporting our XenMobile deployment
17%
Supporting our Microsoft (Exchange, SharePoint, Lync) application environment
35%
Optimizing performance of our web-based properties and applications
38%
Securing our web-based infrastructure against Layer 7 threats and attacks
20%
General (non-Citrix workloads) server load balancing
46%
Other
6%

Citrix NetScaler Case Study

True Internet

Introduction

This case study of True Internet is based on a September 2016 survey of Citrix NetScaler customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Citrix NetScaler leads the market in innovation and vision with capabilities that give us a competitive advantage.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Citrix NetScaler:

  • Primary reason for considering a replacement option:
    • Needed a high performing software-based offering that would support apps across a hybrid cloud topology
  • Reason for selecting NetScaler:
    • For better management and application analytics across multiple instances
  • Considered the following for their application delivery infrastructure needs:
    • Flexible and versatile deployment options (physical, virtual, multi-tenant or containers)

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Citrix NetScaler that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses NetScaler in the following way:
    • General server load balancing
  • Chose NetScaler over the following competitor:
    • Cisco

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Citrix NetScaler:

  • Competitive solution considered before choosing NetScaler:
    • F5
  • Payback period for investing in NetScaler is 6-12 months.

Citrix NetScaler Unified Gateway Customer Statistic

88% of surveyed customers currently use 3 or more remote access vendors.

88%

Citrix NetScaler Customer Fact

International Brotherhood of Teamsters chose Citrix NetScaler as their networking partner over the competition because of the security gateway for general application delivery platform security needs.



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About Citrix NetScaler

Citrix NetScaler is deployed in thousands of networks around the globe to optimize, secure and control the delivery of all enterprise and cloud services, and to maximize the end user experience for all users including mobile clients.

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