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Citrix vs SolarWinds

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Citrix
Based on 213 reviews.
SolarWinds
Based on 214 reviews.
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Overview
Citrix Systems, Inc. is an American multinational software company founded in 1989 that provides server, application and desktop virtualization, networking, software-as-a-service, and cloud computing technologies. The company began by developing remote access products for Microsoft operating systems. It licensed source code from Microsoft and has been in partnership with the company throughout its history. Citrix came to prominence in the 1990s as a leader in thin client technology. Through several acquisitions in the mid-2000s, the company expanded into server and desktop virtualization, as well as cloud and Infrastructure as a Service.SolarWinds Inc. develops enterprise information technology infrastructure management software for IT professionals. In 2007, SolarWinds raised funding from Austin Ventures, Bain Capital and Insight Venture Partners. SolarWinds completed its initial public offering of $112.5 million in 2009. In 2012, SolarWinds' total revenue reached $269 million. In June 2014, the company purchased the Swedish web-monitoring company Pingdom.
Sample Customers
Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops: Exelon, Aeronamic, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Alameda County Medical Center, Alaska Department of Fish & Game, Aloysius Stichting, Amarchand Mangaldas, AmBev, Amnet Technology Solutions, Arval
Citrix ADM: Rhode & Schwarz
SolarWinds Server and Application Monitor: Andr. L. Riis AS, NetSuite
SolarWinds AppOptics: TraxoCovea Insurance BTE TechnologyDatarista
Solarwinds Web Performance Monitor: commscope, COCC,
SolarWinds Pingdom: Spotify, MailChimp, Slack, Twitter
Dameware Remote Support: Illinois School District
SolarWinds Dameware Remove Everywhere: Accenture, Emerson, Lockheed Martin, Nielsen, NTT
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Top Industries
Computer Software Company
26%
Comms Service Provider
23%
Government
7%
Financial Services Firm
5%
Computer Software Company
27%
Comms Service Provider
21%
Government
9%
Financial Services Firm
5%
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