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Citrix ICA to Deliver Full-function Access to Business Applications on
Next-Generation Mobile Devices

Citrix Systems Inc., a global leader in application server software and
services, today announced it is strengthening support for wireless
information access with a new Citrix Independent Computing Architecture
(ICA®) Client for Symbian. The Symbian platform, which is a fully open,
flexible and complete operating system for next-generation Wireless
Information Devices (WID), has been adopted by many leading manufacturers,
including Ericsson, Kenwood, Matsushita, Motorola, Nokia, Philips, Psion,
Sanyo, Sony and Siemens. At CeBIT, Citrix will demonstrate the new ICA
Client with the Nokia 9210 Communicator, one of the upcoming mobile
information devices that run on the Symbian Platform, on Stand B07 in Hall
3.

The Citrix ICA Client for the Symbian Platform, which will be available
later this year, provides high-performance access to mission-critical
applications and information on next-generation Symbian-based WIDs. The
Citrix application serving model, which installs, manages and processes
applications on central servers and provides high-performance access on
virtually any device using ICA, eliminates the need to develop special
versions of applications for WIDs of different sizes and configurations.
The
Citrix approach also enables wireless users to access Web content via ICA
without the limitations imposed by small form factors.

"In today's increasingly mobile workplace, businesses are continually
looking for the best ways to extend the reach of their IT investments to
employees on the move," said Jeremy Copp, vice president of Business
Relationships at Symbian. "The Citrix ICA client for the Symbian platform
opens up real-time wireless access to a huge variety of existing and
future
business applications. Organisations can now quickly and effectively push
applications and data to Symbian-based devices over all generations of
networks.""Demand is growing rapidly for mobile devices that combine voice
communication with full application-access and data-manipulation
capabilities," said Keith Turnbull, vice president, Product Development
for
Citrix. "Symbian's new platform is an emerging standard in this space that
has been adopted by many of the industry's leading players. The addition
of
Citrix application serving capability to Symbian-based devices will be
compelling for organisations looking to quickly and easily extend
business-critical applications to workers on the move."

The upcoming Citrix ICA technology for the Symbian Platform will allow
users
of the latest mobile computing devices to experience the same level of
performance from Windows®, UNIX® and Java(tm) applications as they would
from their desktops. As a result, organisations using Symbian-based
devices
will be able to rapidly provide mission-critical applications beyond the
enterprise to workers on the move, on any network, anywhere in the world.

The Symbian Platform is optimised for a wide range of Smartphones and
Communicators, delivering integrated mobile phone technology with
Bluetooth,
email, SMS, WAP, HTML and other messaging and browsing capabilities to
suit
all types of end users. It provides powerful and robust services including
the multi-tasking kernel, data management, communications, graphics,
multimedia, security, application engines, Java runtime environment, and
support for data synchronisation and worldwide locations.

About Citrix ICA

With more than 24 million users worldwide and 6 million concurrent user
licenses since its introduction in 1995, Citrix Independent Computing
Architecture (ICA) is an industry standard for server-based computing.
Citrix ICA technology includes a server software component, a network
protocol component, and a client software component. On the server, ICA
separates application logic from the user interface and executes 100% of
the
application on the server. The ICA network protocol transports
keystrokes,
mouse clicks and screen updates over standard protocols to the client,
typically consuming less than 5 kilobits-per-second of network bandwidth.
On
the client, users see and work only with the application's interface.

About Citrix

Citrix Systems, Inc. is a global leader in application server software and
services that offer "Digital Independence" - the ability to run any
application on any device over any connection, wireless to Web. Citrix
solutions enable organisations of all types, from major enterprises to
emerging application service providers (ASPs), to reach more users, with
more applications, in more locations - and achieve this with greater speed
and predictability, and lower costs. Citrix offerings, including
MetaFrame
application server software, NFuse application portal software, Management
Services products and Independent Computing Architecture (ICA), a core
application-server technology, have been widely adopted by the corporate
mainstream to achieve key business goals. The firm, which markets its
solutions through value-added resellers, system integrators and OEM
licensees, is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Citrix is traded
on
The Nasdaq Stock MarketSM under the symbol CTXS and is part of the
Standard
& Poor's 500 Index. For more information, please visit the Citrix Web
site
at http://www.citrix.com


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of
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limitation, risks associated with the following: the success of the
company's MetaFrame product line and the acceptance of the company's ICA
protocol; the company's ability to develop and commercialise new products
and services; the company's success in expanding into new geographic
markets, the company's ability to expand its core business in large
enterprise accounts, the company's ability to succeed in the transition to
a
paper/electronic licensing model; the size, timing and recognition of
revenue from significant orders; increased competition, including
potential
competition from Microsoft and other companies; the results of the
company's
iBusiness and other new licensing programs; the rate of growth of the ASP
market; and the company's ability to continue to develop and market
products
to meet the requirements of this market; the proportion of revenues
devised
from distributors, OEMs and other channels; changes in the company's
pricing
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the
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economic conditions generally, and in the software industry specifically;
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