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Emkor Solutions partners with Citrix to serve SMBs

Gurgaon based cloud computing company Emkor Solutions Limited has recently announced a strategic alliance with software giant Citrix to deliver Desktop and Application as a service on Citrix platform for small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India and the Middle East.

The platform would offer Citrix XenApp, an on demand application delivery solution, Hosted Shared Desktop and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, enabling emerging and midmarket businesses in India to execute cost and operational efficiencies and accelerate revenue growth. The new offering will strengthen Emkor growing portfolio of ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning), their Collaboration Product Suite, Office Productivity tools, Unified Communications and Business Intelligence tools.

The company will enable enterprise mobility and cloud services to users anywhere, any time and on any devices through collaborative efforts with Citrix and other technology Partners. Citrix XenDesktop with custom made services will give customers solutions that will simplify and speed desktop virtualization deployments across their organization.

Today, cloud-based DR is poised to shake up legacy approaches and has offered IT infrastructure and operations professionals a compelling alternative, data center managers are expected to allocate nearly 50 per cent of their budgets to running services in the cloud (public and private) by 2013.

Additionally, solutions provided through the Citrix XenServer leads to creation of a virtual IT infrastructure which protects against disaster as well as has great usability features, like timely and regular up gradation, easy to integrate storage requirements, lower costs of shared infrastructure and power consumption.

“SMBs in fast-growing markets such as India and emerging markets in Asia are in need of alternative and flexible IT adoption models with the influx of trends such as mobility and cloud. We believe that our comprehensive virtualization solutions complemented by Emkor’s strengths of strong domain expertise and simple implementation model will augur well in meeting the demands of this segment,” said Sanjay Deshmukh, Area Vice President, India Subcontinent, Citrix.

“We are happy to announce our tie up with Citrix to offer their end to end virtualization solutions in India and Middle East. Our IT solutions and services to our customers aim to achieve maximum cost savings and profitability apart from flexible applications and usability features. This alignment will enable us tap into a rich ecosystem of partner technologies and deliver innovative & differentiated solutions to end customers,” said Vikram Dham, CEO & Co Founder, Emkor Solutions Limited.