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UK Citrix User Group XIX Review: Civilised Engineering

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Thanks to our excellent sponsors (AppEnsureExtraHopLiquidware LabsNutanix, Uniprint, AppSenseAtlantis Computing, eg Innovations  FS Logix and UniDesk) this was, yet again, a free-to-attend meeting.

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The Steering Group would like to thank all the presenters for their time, effort and engaging presentations: especially for those presenting for the first time at the user group. Thanks to the 3D-realtime-non-augmented-VR attendees for providing insightful feedback and great questions. It is always splendid to meet and greet new faces. We had more chairs this time with your own special little desk: see, we do read the feedback forms.  Thanks also to those attending on-line via Go-to-Webinar. We a couple of niggles early doors, but also a fancy new microphone that just about survived the event unbroken, hopefully that helped.

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Who attends UK Citrix User Group events? For XVIX over 110 registered and we had about 70% turn up on the day – with a number of on-the-door registrations (which is always possible btw). It is mainly end users of attendees on the day but, you know here in the UK, we enjoy inclusivity. Of those attending  :-

  • 70% end users/partners – we did see lots of new faces (looked to be about a third). Thanks to the experienced hands who made the trek down/across/up and for the select group who caught a cheeky mid-session pint, but still came back.
  • 10% from Citrix. As always, good to see you – especially during the Interesting Licensing and Value Questions that came up in the Round Table. A user group needs the support and focus from the vendor to be successful and we appreciate your contribution. All being well we could well have a special event in 2017, focused on meeting with the engineering teams directly. I’ve likely already said to much… LOOK..! Over there! Its a squirrel!
  • 1% came from Sponsors
  • The rest put “other” for those of you who like completeness.

Again, thanks to our sponsors for this free-to-attend event, especially Liquidware for the lovely lunch which had some great pie, and Appensure for refreshment and Extrahop for the post-event drinks and eats.

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Review: UK Citrix User Group XI – Tune In, Geek Out

The Citrix UK User Group events hit the mid-tweens with an impressive view from swank surrounds on the south bank of the Thames thanks to the generous people at IBM.  Great wifi: happy days.

The Steering Group would like to thank all the presenters for their time, effort and engaging presentations. We thank the 3D-realtime attendees for providing interesting and useful questions and discussing challenges and ideas. The UK Citrix User Group believe in engaging the community to drive the best value for everyone, and with that in mind we continued our use of Go-To-Webinar to broadcast the event live. Waves and thanks to the 54 virtual attendees  who tuned-in and dropped-a-note/message/input/constructive critique – the more the merrier: with a virtual high-five back to @virtuEs_IT and @JarianGibson for waving back.

And of course, many thanks to our sponsors Atlantis Computing, Control Up, eg Innovations, IBM, Norskale and Nutanix for helping to make this our eleventh free to attend event: no matter where you are.

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not a bad view as it goes…it’s obviously Christmas given the UFO invasion.. Dr Who along any minute now..

 

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