Germantown, MD, July 21, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Planet Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of IT services, announced today that its teaming with Citrix Systems, Inc. to deliver XenDesktop® and NetScaler® solutions to US public sector clients.
For over 14 years, Planet Technologies, a Microsoft Gold Certified partner and five-time Microsoft Partner of the Year, has been a trusted and leading source for comprehensive Microsoft solutions and consulting services for the public sector. With the addition of Citrix solutions, Planet has rounded out their desktop and virtualization service offerings.
“We were really drawn to the reputation of Citrix and their relationship with Microsoft for delivering a robust virtual desktop experience. Combining XenDesktop with Windows Server, Hyper-V and Microsoft Systems Center, helps our clients meet the full spectrum of their Windows client computing and desktop virtualization needs,” said Mike Crowley, Microsoft Infrastructure Services Manager for Planet Technologies.
“Citrix is excited about this new relationship with Planet Technologies to bring the benefits of XenDesktop and NetScaler to our public sector customers,” said Nancy Binnie, Director, Channel Development & Federal Sales Operations for Citrix. “We look forward to working with them to provide users with a full suite of on-demand virtual computing solutions anywhere, anytime and on any device.”
Planet has expanded Citrix technology training to their broader consulting team across the U.S. as they expect client demand to rapidly increase through next year as organizations are looking for affordable and proven solutions for systems management and desktop virtualization.
Planet Technologies, a Microsoft Gold Certified partner, is an international IT services and business consulting firm with expertise in the integration and customization of Microsoft technologies and data center solutions for federal, state and local government and enterprise clients. Visit us at www.go-planet.com