Customers can be confident that AuthenWare has successfully passed a series of verification tests established by Citrix, and can be trusted to work effectively with Citrix desktop virtualization solutions to ensure strong security & authentication.
Miami, FL (PRWEB) September 21, 2010
AuthenWare™, a leading cybersecurity software provider, today announced that it collaborated with Citrix Systems, Inc. to certify that its second-factor authentication security software is Citrix Ready® for use with XenApp™. AuthenWare combines keystroke dynamics with behavioral and environmental heuristics to create a unique personal security pattern that recognizes authorized users to minimize identity theft, web fraud and system vulnerability.
“We are pleased to have AuthenWare join us in the Citrix Ready program,” said John Fanelli, Vice President of Solutions and Community Marketing at Citrix Systems, Inc. “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, AuthenWare has enabled its customers to obtain the highest quality user experience available today, and the simplest means for making an informed product purchasing selection.”
The Citrix Ready™ Program helps customers identify complementary products that enhance solutions from Citrix. Customers can be confident that AuthenWare has successfully passed a series of verification tests established by Citrix, and can be trusted to work effectively with Citrix desktop virtualization solutions to ensure they achieve strong authentication to any Windows application from anywhere their business may take them.
AuthenWare’s authentication solution for Citrix desktop virtualization solutions ensures simple and secure remote access to corporate applications while providing strong security and authentication. AuthenWare is a second-factor authentication technology that uniquely identifies the rightful owner of the username/password credentials being supplied by combining keystroke dynamics and heuristics to make user authentication and validation easy, cost-effective and reliable. In effect, a remote user may access any published application in the system after being authenticated through an AuthenWare-secured login page. AuthenWare helps alleviate the risks associated with protecting intellectual property, patient electronic medical records, and other Citrix-managed corporate assets.
“Today’s interconnected economy demands massive connectivity to remote applications by mobile employees, external partners and contractors,” said Tom Helou, President and COO of AuthenWare. “Our security solution complements Citrix desktop virtualization solutions by delivering stringent enterprise application and data protection for remote users regardless of their location, type of device or operating system.”
AuthenWare’s authentication solution for Citrix is available immediately. For more info, click here
AuthenWare™ Corporation is a leading cybersecurity software provider. The Company’s innovative tokenless authentication system delivers strong security through a combination of keystroke dynamics, behavioral and environmental characteristics to minimize identity theft, web fraud and other system vulnerabilities. The AuthenWare solution creates a unique personal security pattern that recognizes authorized users while keeping hackers out. AuthenWare is headquartered in Miami, FL, with offices around the world. Tens of millions of people use the company’s products every day in a variety of industries, including financial services, government, healthcare, telecommunications and online retailers. For more information, visit http://www.authenware.com.
About the Citrix Ready Program
The Citrix Ready program identifies verified solutions that are trusted to enhance virtualization, networking and cloud computing solutions from Citrix, including Citrix® XenDesktop®, XenApp™, XenServer®, NetScaler® and GoToMeeting®. 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 over 2,800 partners who have demonstrated more than 18,000 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. The Citrix Ready program received the Alliance Excellence Award from the Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP) for creating a strong community through implementation of new, innovative best practices. More information about the Citrix Ready program can be found at http://www.citrix.com/citrixready. Reach Citrix ready using social media via the Citrix Ready blog site and Twitter.
AuthenWare is a trademark of AuthenWare Corporation. Citrix®, Citrix Ready®, Citrix® XenDesktop®, XenApp™, XenServer®, NetScaler® and GoToMeeting® are trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc. and/or one or more of its subsidiaries, and may be registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and in other countries. All other company/product names and service marks may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.
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