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Announces Alliances with Wireless Industry Leaders to Enable Mobile
Application Access Everywhere

Today at CeBIT 2001, Citrix Systems Inc., a global leader in application
serving software and services, presented its vision for extending the
virtual workplace by enabling access to full-function business
applications
over wireless devices. Citrix technology allows server-based applications
to
be delivered to mobile users on virtually any device, over any network
connection. In support of this vision, the company announced alliances
with
leading players in the wireless data communications arena, including
device
manufacturers Nokia and Ericsson, and Symbian, the wireless platform
developer.

Traver Gruen-Kennedy, vice president of Strategy for Citrix, outlined the
company's solution for wireless application access at a press conference
held at the CeBIT show today. "This year's CeBIT exhibition makes it clear
that the virtual workplace is coming of age, allowing workers anywhere to
access their full array of digital information and tools in a familiar,
consistent view over a wide variety of devices," he said. "Citrix is
helping
make the vision of a truly virtual workplace with application access
anytime, anywhere, a reality with application delivery solutions that are
available today. Specifically, we are allowing organisations to offer
workers flexible, high-performance access to business applications over
existing GSM networks."

Citrix announced its upcoming Independent Computing Architecture (ICA®)
Client for the Symbian Platform, which has been adopted by leading
Wireless
Information Device (WID) manufacturers. The company also announced
licensing
agreements for the new ICA Client on the Nokia 9210 Communicator and
forthcoming Ericsson devices. These agreements will provide
next-generation
mobile communication devices with access to full-function
applications.Citrix is demonstrating the new ICA Client with Nokia's 9210
Communicator, as well as the latest version of the company's flagship
application serving software, MetaFrame XPTM for Windows, on Stand B07 in
Hall 3. MetaFrame XP offers enterprises increased scalability and
manageability, total leverage of the "Net" and unparalleled flexibility.
It
is designed to support as many as 100,000 users on 1,000 or more servers
and
dramatically simplifies administration through centralised management.

"There is a strong market need to provide users access to business and
productivity applications from wireless devices and Web browsers," said
David Folger, vice president of the Meta Group's Web & Collaboration
Strategies Research Practice. "This announcement reflects the growing
partnership ecosystem between wireless device manufacturers and
infrastructure software providers, such as Citrix, that are helping to
drive
this market forward."

About Citrix ICA

With more than 24 million users worldwide and 6 million concurrent user
licenses since its introduction in 1995, the Citrix Independent Computing
Architecture (ICA) is an emerging 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 10-15 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. Its products, including MetaFrame
application server software, NFuse application portal software, 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


For Citrix Investors

This release contains forward-looking statements which are made pursuant
to
the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act
of
1934. The forward-looking statements in this release do not constitute
guarantees of future performance. Investors are cautioned that statements
in
this press release which are not strictly historical statements,
including,
without limitation, statements regarding current or future financial
performance, management's plans and objectives for future operations,
product plans and performance, management's assessment of market factors,
as
well as statements regarding the strategy and plans of the company and its
strategic partners, constitute forward-looking statements. Such
forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and
uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from
those anticipated by the forward-looking statements, including, without
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
policies or those of its competitors, including Microsoft; the costs of
developing, acquiring, or integrating new technologies or enhancements to
existing products; the company's reliance upon its strategic relationships
with Microsoft and other strategic partners; management of growth; the
possibility of undetected software errors; dependence on proprietary
technology; risks that the company's branding campaign will not enhance
the
company's business or results in the manner anticipated; as well as risks
of
downturns in economic conditions generally, and in the software industry
specifically, and risks associated with competition and competitive
pricing
pressures and other risks detailed in the company's filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission. Citrix assumes no obligation to update
any forward-looking information in this press release or with respect to
the
announcements described herein.


Citrix®, ICA®, MetaFrame(tm), NFuse(tm), Digital Independence(tm) and
MetaFrame XP(tm) are registered trademarks or trademarks of Citrix
Systems,
Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks and registered
trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


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