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Virtual Instruments’ VirtualWisdom4 is Verified as Citrix Ready

Company’s Infrastructure Performance Management Solution is Trusted to Enhance Citrix Networking, Virtualization and Cloud Services Solutions

SAN JOSE, Calif. – October 22, 2014 – Virtual Instruments, the leader in Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM) for physical, virtual and cloud computing environments, today announced its flagship solution, VirtualWisdom4, is verified as Citrix Ready®. The Citrix Ready program helps customers identify third-party solutions that are recommended to enhance Citrix virtualization, networking and cloud services solutions to deliver mobile workspaces. VirtualWisdom4 completed a rigorous verification process to ensure compatibility with XenDesktop® and XenApp®, providing confidence in joint solution compatibility.

VirtualWisdom4 greatly increases utilization of existing infrastructure assets via granular visibility of the entire data center. Additionally, VirtualWisdom4 provides performance validation of all flash array storage technologies recommended for VDI deployments, as well as VM-to-LUN event correlation and identification of performance issues as they occur. This includes sending immediate alerts of any health and utilization issues threatening the latency of virtualized workloads, ensuring the team addresses problems in real-time to guarantee ongoing optimal availability and functionality.

The Citrix Ready program makes it easy for customers to identify complementary products and solutions that can enhance Citrix environments. Customers can be confident that VirtualWisdom4 has successfully passed a series of tests established by Citrix, and can be trusted to work effectively with Citrix XenDesktop and Citrix XenApp in order to provide systems-level visibility into Citrix infrastructure. Demos and information about VirtualWisdom4 are available in the Citrix Ready Xchange Marketplace, an online catalogue of more than 25,000 partner offerings verified to work with Citrix products.

Greg Fox, director, Citrix Ready program at Citrix said, “Citrix Ready makes it easier for customers to select the most suitable virtualization infrastructure products for their specific needs. By taking part in our program, Virtual Instruments has enabled its customers to obtain the highest quality user experience available today, and the simplest means for making an informed product purchasing selection.”

“As a member of the Citrix Ready program, we are able to offer customers intelligent solutions that combine our VirtualWisdom4 solution with the XenDesktop and XenApp products from Citrix,” said John Gentry, vice president of marketing and alliances at Virtual Instruments. “The offering clearly demonstrates our plans to work closely with trusted partners, through the Citrix Ready partner ecosystem, in order to provide the highest quality experience for our customers.”

About Virtual Instruments

Virtual Instruments is the leader in Infrastructure Performance Management, delivering solutions that help customers ensure their applications and infrastructure perform better together. The VirtualWisdom platform provides comprehensive visibility into the performance, health and utilization of the IT infrastructure empowering customers to guarantee the performance of their mission-critical applications across physical, virtual and cloud computing environments. With Virtual Instruments’ solutions customers can stop reactive troubleshooting, start managing performance and achieve cost optimization. The company was founded in June 2008 with headquarters in San Jose, Calif. and sales and engineering offices throughout the US, EMEA and Asia Pacific. Virtual Instruments can be found online at http://www.virtualinstruments.com.

About Citrix Ready

The Citrix Ready program identifies verified solutions that are trusted to enhance virtualization, networking and cloud computing solutions from Citrix, including XenDesktop®, XenApp®, Cloud Portal™, XenServer®, NetScaler®. The Citrix Ready designation is awarded to third-party products that have successfully met verification criteria set by Citrix, and gives customers an added confidence in the compatibility of the joint solution offering. The Citrix Ready program leverages industry-leading alliances across the Citrix partner eco-system to meet a wide variety customer needs, and currently incorporates partners who have demonstrated more than 25,000 product verifications. It also includes the Citrix Ready Community Verified program, which allows customers to see thousands of products that have been verified by other customers to work in their production environments. More information about the Citrix Ready program can be found at www.citrix.com/ready. Reach Citrix Ready using social media via the Citrix Ready blog site, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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