Citrix completes acquisition of mobile device management player Zenprise

4 Jan 2013

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Citrix, a provider of server and desktop virtualisation, networking, SaaS and cloud computing technologies, has wrapped up its acquisition of Zenprise, a mobile device management (MDM) provider.

Financial terms of the acquisition will be disclosed during Citrix’s fourth-quarter 2012 teleconference.

Under the deal, Citrix will offer a comprehensive product line for managing mobile apps, mobile data and mobile devices, and it will integrate the Zenprise solution for mobile device management with its Citrix CloudGateway and Me@Work solutions for managing mobile apps and data.

Amit Pandey, former Zenprise president and CEO, will lead the new Mobile Platforms product group at Citrix, and Citrix will continue to support and serve the Zenprise global customer base.

Tina Costanza was a journalist and sub-editor at Silicon Republic