Citrix to Bring Receiver Technology to Android-Based Devices
Citrix Systems, which also offers its Receiver technology to users of Apple's iPhone and RIM's BlackBerry smartphone, is now looking to bring those capabilities to mobile devices running Google's Android operating system. Receiver lets mobile device users access their Microsoft Windows applications anywhere.Citrix Systems is expanding its presence in the mobile space. At its iForum Singapore event, which ran the week of July 27, Citrix officials showed off an early version of its Receiver product for mobile devices based on Google's Android operating system.
The Receiver for Android product will grow Citrix's capabilities in enabling smartphone users to access their Windows applications from anywhere. Citrix already offers that capability for Apple's iPhone and RIM's BlackBerry devices.