VDI

Massive scalability, predictable performance, and pay-as you grow economics for Citrix environments

Desktop and application virtualization workloads are complex, requiring consistent performance and seamless scalability at an affordable cost. Nutanix delivers.

ESG Report: Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops on Nutanix HCI

See how the joint Nutanix and Citrix solution offers predictable infrastructure for organizations looking to deliver application virtualization and VDI with favorable economics, streamlined management, and excellent user experience even at scale.

Powering the Digital Workspace

Accelerate Your Citrix Deployments

Combine the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops to deliver a complete, fully supported solution for application and desktop virtualization. Enhance enterprise security and enable workforce mobility as you lower the cost and complexity of application, desktop, and infrastructure management by as much as 70%.

Simplify VDI Administration

Easily integrate and deploy Citrix on Nutanix with native support for Citrix PVS and MCS.

Integrated Management

Provision desktops for Citrix MCS on Nutanix AHV directly from Citrix Desktop Studio UI.

Simplified Deployment

Deploy Citrix Virtual Desktops in under 30 minutes, and manage effortlessly from the virtualization console.

Multi-hypervisor Support

Run Citrix on Nutanix with Nutanix AHV, VMware ESXi, and Microsoft Hyper-V.

Enjoy Excellent Performance

Deliver reliable application performance for even the most demanding workloads.

Linear Scale-out

Scale users seamlessly and modularly, with no performance degradation.

Better Than PC Performance

Speed app response, achieve a better boot/login experience, and eliminate IOPS bottlenecks.

Graphics Acceleration

Utilize platforms powered by NVIDIA GRID cards to drive graphics-intensive desktops.

Minimize Risk and Lower Costs

Minimize infrastructure risk by providing predictability and reliability as your desktop and application projects scale from pilot to full-scale production environments.

Control Costs

Reduce infrastructure CapEx and lower ongoing OpEx compared to PCs, due to ease of use and smaller footprint.

Eliminate Project Risk

Start small and expand as needed, always utilizing the latest advances in CPU, memory, and flash.

Deliver Business Continuity

Deploy highly available desktops in mission-critical environments using built-in native replication and DR.

Explore Our Latest Resources

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (formerly Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop) on Nutanix

Dive into best practices for running Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop on the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud. 

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops on AHV

Read an overview of the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud with an emphasis on AHV, Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, and a discussion of the benefits of deploying these technologies together.

Citrix Virtual Desktops (formerly Citrix XenDesktop) on AHV

Get recommendations for the design, optimization, and scaling of XenDesktop deployments on AHV in this reference architecture. 

Citrix Virtual Apps (formerly Citrix XenApp)
on AHV

Leverage detailed recommendations, as well as performance and configuration information, around designing, optimizing, and scaling Citrix XenApp deployments on Nutanix AHV.

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See how the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud can drive your Citrix desktops—and your business.