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13 June 2001- International law firm, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, is to
improve its ability to serve, retain and acquire clients globally by
implementing Citrix® XPS(tm) XML-pure(tm) portal software from Citrix
Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:CTXS). Orrick purchased XPS from Sequoia Software in
late 2000 prior to that firm's acquisition by Citrix. Working in conjunction
with systems integrator and consulting firm, Baker Robbins and Company,
Orrick is using XPS to create a practice-centric information portal for the
firm's more than 1,300 lawyers and support staff, and extensive client base.

The new XPS-powered portal will allow Orrick to transform management and
administrative processes into a 'self-service' work environment, which will
assist the firm in reducing costs, improving timeliness and reducing the
'hassle factor' of routine tasks. The design approach has been described
as, "designed by lawyers for lawyers." The portal will replace the
traditional PC desktop with an easy-to-use web-based interface that fuses 26
applications and numerous information sources into a single, secure point of
command and control.

Jeanne Bartlett, joint managing partner of Orrick's London office,
underlines the importance of the firm's new tech-infrastructure: "The
XPS-enabled information portal extends Orrick's competitive advantage by
helping our lawyers and support staff leverage the firm's knowledge capital
and technology tools. We expect the portal to streamline internal processes
through better knowledge management and allow Orrick lawyers around the
globe to operate as virtual teams, and manage clients' work around the
clock. We will be able to work collaboratively with clients, who may use the
portal to confer on working documents and case information for which they
have secure access."

To assure the portal's effectiveness and success, Orrick enlisted Baker
Robbins & Company, a technology consultancy with significant expertise in
the legal sector that helped Orrick define the portal's requirements,
created the project's innovative interfaces, and is partnering with the firm
to implement the project.

"The intellectual capital and institutional knowledge possessed by major law
firms like Orrick are tremendous assets that are often encumbered by
traditional business processes and application-oriented computing," said
Mark Wesker, Citrix vice president of Internet Strategy. "By implementing
XPS, these firms can become more actively engaged with their clients,
creating stronger, information-driven relationships that help ensure client
retention and growth. Orrick is setting the standard for other law firms to
build upon the Internet revolution."

About Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe is an international law firm of more than 570
lawyers with offices in London, Los Angeles, New York, Sacramento, San
Francisco, Seattle, Silicon Valley, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington, D.C.
The firm's core practice areas include Intellectual Property, Litigation,
Corporate & Technology, Structured Finance, Global Energy and
Communications.

The firm opened a London office in 1998 driven by its importance as a
critical business and financial centre for clients. Orrick has built its
team in London with talented lawyers qualified in the UK, US and Europe who
work in cross-border teams with Orrick lawyers in New York, Singapore, Tokyo
and San Francisco.

Full information about the firm and a press room service is available at
http://www.orrick.com.

About Citrix XPS Portal Software

XPS, Citrix Systems' XML-pure portal software, lets businesses of all sizes
streamline and automate complicated business operations, and provides a
single window through which anyone in the enterprise can interact with
partners, vendors, customers and fellow employees in real time, achieving
results in seconds instead of days. Built upon an XML server that provides
support for massive numbers of users and volumes of data, XPS combines the
attributes of flexibility and significant out-of-the-box functionality,
easing adoption and deployment. XPS extends Citrix's vision of the "virtual
workplace" offering users secure access to virtually any application and
data source through Internet-enabled PCs and wireless devices.

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
MetaFrameTM application serving software, NFuse application portal software,
XPSTM 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 http://www.citrix.com.

Citrix®, XPS(tm) and XML-pure(tm) are registered trademarks or trademarks of
Citrix Systems, Inc. in the US and other countries. All other trademarks and
registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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 commercialize 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 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.


For further information please contact:

Matt Campbell/Vicky Bartolome,
AxiCom
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8600 4600
Fax: +44 (0) 20 8600 4620
email: matthew.campbell@axicom.com
victoria.bartolome@axicom.com

Jane Rimmer,
Citrix Systems
Tel: +44 (0) 1494 684 900
Fax: +44 (0) 1494 684 999
email: jane.rimmer@eu.citrix.com



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