Citrix Makes Unified Digital Workspace For New Samsung Devices

With the release of the Galaxy Tab S4 and Galaxy Note 9, Samsung introduced the new DeX platform, which turns your Galaxy device into a desktop experience. Now, Citrix is introducing its new Workspace app on new DeX-enabled devices, making them even more business-friendly.

The Citrix Workspace application allows a user to access all his files and applications in a single interface, including mobile files, SaaS applications, virtual applications and desktop computers. Suzanne Dickson, senior director of product marketing for the Citrix desktop and applications group, told. Mobile devices continue their march towards powerful productivity machines. But they are also major security risks if they are not managed properly. We review the latest knowledge and best practices for securing the mobile workforce.

According to Dickson, employees in almost every industry are now inclined to work on the most convenient devices – depending on their location, the network they use or the devices they have. However, this can create a challenge for IT professionals, who need to focus on application and data management, not necessarily on devices.

The Workspace app is designed to meet the needs of end-users and enterprise customers, Dickson said.

The user experience is very critical when it comes to adoption,” she said. “At the same time, it’s very important to make sure that the company’s information is protected.

The Workspace application offers all the features of Citrix Receiver – software that has transformed the old Samsung devices into desktop environments. via the DeX docking station 2017. In addition, the Workspace application offers new features, such as secure Internet browsing and access to SaaS applications.

At the same time, administrators can configure and manage Workspace application settings through a unified cloud console. Administrators can, for example, determine whether users can access SaaS applications through a native browser or they should use a virtual browser for enhanced security. The Workspace app also provides user analytics so that a company knows who is using the application and where. This visibility can help administrators make the most of the application and maintain security and recognize risks.

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