The Anywhere Worker: Essential Tools to Keep Teams Connected

Here is a great resource put together by Citrix and Inc. Magazine. This document really paints the picture that the power of VDI truly contains.

The concept of the Anywhere Worker fits into the growing trend of the mobile workforce and the idea that work is a thing you do, not a place you go.

Companies are finding that when they are able to replicate the in-office experience for mobile and home workers, they work faster and more effectively, and can forge the deep relationships with colleagues and customers alike that once could only be achieved by sitting across a table from one another.

As technology and lifestyles are erasing the boundaries between work and personal life, companies need to acknowledge this change and rethink what boundaries and rules are still relevant.

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Phoenix PC Networking Selects Phoenix NAP, Citing Redundancy

Phoenix, AZ, July 18, 2012 – Phoenix NAP®, a full service data center, premier infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider and primary network access point (NAP), announced today that Phoenix PC Networking, a business communications and technology solutions provider, has selected the data center for its hosting needs. The IT services provider cited Phoenix NAP’s redundancy as a significant motivating factor in choosing the world-class facility.

“Having a consistent Internet connection with no latency increases the ability to do business significantly using Citrix VDI,” said James Snodgrass, owner of Phoenix PC Networking. “We highly recommend that all of our clients using Citrix VDI start using Phoenix NAP because of the robust internet service and the overall hosting facility”

Phoenix PC Networking has offered Phoenix NAP as a virtual desktop solution to all of its clients thus enabling them to have a more reliable Citrix VDI experience.

“We are thrilled to welcome Phoenix PC Networking to our data center,” said Ian McClarty, president of Phoenix NAP. “Its business model of offering top-level solutions and services to businesses of all sizes without sacrificing price mirrors Phoenix NAP in many ways and we are excited to be working with another local business.”

Phoenix NAP is a PCI DSS Validated Service Provider and a SOC Type 2 audited facility.

About Phoenix NAP
Phoenix NAP, a full service data center, premier infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) provider and primary network access point (NAP) for the Phoenix, AZ, metro region leads the path for technology systems and solutions through its innovation and vastly redundant data center systems. Our highly personalized approach ensures that all of your requirements are met. Whether it’s high-density colocation, flexible storage, physical servers or cloud hosting services, our enterprise-grade facility and certified NOC technicians supply IT solutions to fit your every need. For more information, visit the company’s website at

About Phoenix PC Networking
We specialize in remote access solutions using Citrix Zen desktop and Microsoft Virtualization technology. Voice over IP solutions from Vocalocity are offered that allow employees voice communication with customers and other employees regardless of their geographic location.

Citrix VDI & Remote Access Case Study of TD

TD is one of the largest banks in North America and strives to be the world’s best run, by leveraging virtual computing solutions from Citrix. TD is creating a more employee-friendly workplace while improving business continuity and flexibility—a strategy that is evidenced by its excellent customer service. Here are some great reasons to use the VDI solution!

Give users options, the freedom to choose the best devices and locations for their personal workstyles

The Citrix based VDI will allow users to choose which end point best suits them, tablet, laptop or even smart phone. We can now offer clients the option of requiring new employees or part time to supply their own end points, as the citrix offers flexibility to connection from almost anything.

Read more about Citrix Desktop Virtualization Solutions and giving your employees the freedom to choose the best devices and locations for their personal work styles as well as the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) concept.