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Citrix Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:CTXS) and Sierra Wireless (Nasdaq: SWIR -
TSE:SW) announced today they have established a strategic relationship to
deliver business applications running on Citrix® MetaFrame(tm) servers over
wireless networks to users on virtually any client device. Citrix MetaFrame
software supports the Sierra Wireless AirCard® 300, 400 and 510 wireless
network cards and will support future Sierra Wireless AirCard products,
offering users of wireless devices the benefit of secure, high-performance
access to full-function server-based applications over wide-area networks.

Key terms of the agreement include product compatibility testing and joint
marketing and sales initiatives, beginning with Citrix representation in the
Sierra Wireless booth at PC Expo in June. Citrix has joined the Sierra
Wireless WirelessReady Alliance (WRA) and Sierra Wireless has become a
Premier-level member of the Citrix Business Alliance (CBA).

"With the growing adoption of mobile communication devices, businesses are
asking for access to applications along with Internet connectivity and tools
to optimise worker productivity," said David Jones, senior vice president of
corporate development for Citrix. "Through its wireless modem technology and
partnerships with leading wireless carriers in North America, Sierra
Wireless is helping Citrix ensure that customers can connect with the
business applications they need from a wide range of devices and network
types using their current IT infrastructure."

Sierra Wireless has developed products for existing and emerging wireless
data networks in North America that support Cellular Digital Packet Data
(CDPD), Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) and Ricochet wireless networks.
All Sierra Wireless products are designed for performance and reliability,
offering complete wireless solutions for businesses and consumers.

"Citrix is leading the effort to provide secure, efficient application
access from wireless devices," said Andrew Harries, senior vice president,
corporate development for Sierra Wireless. "Citrix technology, which enables
applications to execute 100 percent on the server, uses minimal bandwidth,
making it highly efficient over wireless WANs. By working with Sierra
Wireless and other members of the WirelessReady Alliance, Citrix can extend
server-based application access into the wireless space and provide even
greater device and network flexibility to enterprise customers."

Citrix application serving technology extends the reach of Windows® and
UNIX® based applications to wireless devices, offering organisations a
cost-effective, flexible method for making full-function business solutions
available to mobile users. Citrix ICA® Clients are provided for leading
wireless operating systems, including the Symbian Platform and the Microsoft
Windows CE and Pocket PC platforms, enabling applications running on Citrix
servers to be accessed by users on a wide array of handheld devices. Citrix
technology is a key enabler of successful application delivery in the
wireless space through its ability to provide a full- featured, rich
application experience over a low-bandwidth wireless connection.

About the Citrix Business Alliance

The Citrix Business Alliance (CBA) is a growing coalition of
industry-leading companies from across the technology spectrum that are
working with Citrix solutions to broaden the scope and effectiveness of
server-based enterprise computing solutions. The programme provides members
with access to Citrix products for compatibility testing with Citrix
MetaFrame application server software, new business opportunities with other
Citrix solution providers, access to joint marketing programmes and enhanced
technical support.

About WirelessReady Alliance

Sierra Wireless founded the WirelessReady Alliance in December 1998 with a
mission to accelerate the rate of mobile computing adoption through the
delivery of complete and compelling wireless data solutions. Each member of
the WirelessReady Alliance brings unique knowledge of their markets as well
as a credible and established reputation for delivery of best-in-class
products. WirelessReady Alliance members also receive wireless-related
marketing, sales, technology and product support from the Alliance's
knowledge base. WirelessReady Alliance administration is the responsibility
of Sierra Wireless. The WRA has its own Website that includes comprehensive
wireless data information and complete solutions offered by some of its
members including AT&T Wireless, Bell Mobility, TELUS Mobility, Verizon
Wireless, Sprint PCS and Metricom. The site also features, among other
things, 10 steps to making your Website wireless ready, and links to
wireless news. Visit the site at

For more information on the WirelessReady Alliance, please contact the
programme manager, Leslie Cannon, at (604) 233-6302 or via email at

About Sierra Wireless

Sierra Wireless, Inc. is a leading provider of wireless data communications
products. Sierra Wireless delivers wireless PC Cards for portable computers,
wireless adapters for PDA's, OEM modules for embedded applications and
rugged vehicle-mounted wireless systems. Sierra Wireless is the founding
member of the WirelessReady(tm) Alliance, an alliance of industry-leading
hardware, software and service companies committed to the delivery of
complete and compelling wireless data solutions. For more information on
Sierra Wireless, visit its web site at

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks
and uncertainties. These forward-looking statements relate to, among other
things, plans and timing for the introduction or enhancement of our services
and products, statements about future market conditions, supply and demand
conditions, and other expectations, intentions and plans contained in this
press release that are not historical fact. Our expectations regarding
future revenues depend upon our ability to manufacture and supply products
which we do not produce today and that meet defined specifications. When
used in this press release, the words "plan," "expect," "believe," and
similar expressions generally identify forward-looking statements. These
statements reflect our current expectations. They are subject to a number of
risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, changes in
technology and changes in the wireless data communications market. In light
of the many risks and uncertainties surrounding the wireless data
communications market, you should understand that we cannot assure you that
the forward-looking statements contained in this press release will be

About Citrix

Citrix Systems, Inc. is a global leader in application serving and portal
software and services that provide personalised access to any application or
information source - whether Windows, UNIX or Web-based - through any
device, over any connection. Companies worldwide use Citrix technologies to
integrate applications, content and business processes into a pervasive
digital environment - a virtual workplace - offering seamless connectivity
and a consistent user experience across the Internet, intranets, extranets,
WANs, LANs and wireless networks. Citrix solutions drive cost efficiency,
productivity and enhanced e-business opportunities by enabling companies to
leverage existing IT resources and extend personalised information access to
employees, partners, customers and suppliers.

Citrix products offer rapid, cost-effective deployment and include MetaFrame
application serving software, NFuse(tm) application portal software, XPS(tm)
portal software, application management products, and Citrix Independent
Computing Architecture (ICA®), a core application serving technology. The
company markets its application serving products through a well-established
reseller channel and sells its portal software products directly to
customers to provide the level of customisation they need. Citrix is traded
on the Nasdaq Stock MarketSM under the symbol CTXS, and is part of the
Standard and Poor's 500 Index. Citrix is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale,
Florida. For more information, please visit the Citrix Web site at

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 programmes; 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 derived
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 ability to successfully integrate and
manage merged or acquired companies; the company's ability to develop new
products, extend existing products, and maintain or develop such company's
customer and employee relationships as a result of such merger or
acquisition; 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 portal strategy will not succeed in the
manner anticipated; as well as risks of downturns in economic conditions
generally, and in the software industry specifically, 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 contained in this press release or with respect to the
announcements described herein.

Citrix®, ICA®, MetaFrame(tm), NFuse(tm) and Citrix Business Alliance(tm) are
registered trademarks or trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc. in the US and
other countries. "WirelessReady" and "AirCard" are trademarks of Sierra
Wireless, Inc. All other trademarks or service marks in this news release
are the trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.

Victoria Bartolome
AxiCom UK
Direct: +44 (0)20 8600 4659

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