Release: Citrix Cloud Gateway 1.0

Citrix today announced the availability of the Citrix Cloud Gateway, a centralized authentication solution to access Software as a Service, comparable with the Horizon App Manager which was announced this week by VMware.

Cloud Gateway provides the following features:

  • Provisioning and de-provisioning of apps and services
  • Service level monitoring
  • License management capabilities
  • Single dashboard view
  • Support for/integration with Citrix Receiver
  • Single Sign On (SSO)
  • Common identity and subscriber credentials, to access popular SaaS services
  • Self-service app store, with application request workflow support
  • Deployed either on Hardware, a Virtual Appliance or as a cloud-based service.