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24 July 2001 - Mediapps, a leader in the European Enterprise Information
Portal market, and Citrix Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:CTXS), a global leader in
application serving software and services, today announced a software
licensing agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, Mediapps can market,
demonstrate and distribute Citrix® NFuseTM application portal software with
its Net.Portal product for customers running applications on Citrix
MetaFrame®. As a part of the agreement, Mediapps has joined the Citrix
Business Alliance(tm) (CBA).


"Mediapps is facing increasing demand from large accounts and ASPs who wish
to be able to provide their users with the possibility of remotely launching
and accessing centrally managed applications via an enterprise information
portal," said Laurent Binard, president of Mediapps. "As a worldwide leader
in application serving and portal software, Citrix's products were the
logical choice for Mediapps to integrate and actively support."


Citrix NFuse is an application portal product that provides organisations
with the ability to integrate and publish interactive client/server Windows®
and UNIX® applications to any Web portal instantly. Working in conjunction
with Citrix MetaFrame software, Citrix NFuse provides organisations with
greater manageability and lower costs through centralised deployment.


"Mediapps is a leader in the European market for Enterprise Information
Portals, a strong growth market where Citrix sees important demand for
portal software and services," said Barry Davis, vice president, Business
Development for Citrix. "We will actively support this partnership, which
represents an important business opportunity for Citrix in Europe."


About Mediapps

Mediapps is uniquely positioned on the enterprise information portal market
in Europe. The company's flagship product, Net.Portal, allows companies to
create their Intranet, Extranet and Internet portals. Mediapps is also an
Infomediary and provides, out of the box, more than 30,000 sources of
business information in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian and Dutch.
These information sources have been organised into more than a hundred
information channels segmented by industry sector and job function.
Mediapps' software thus allows companies to create their portal and then
rapidly integrate internal and external information and applications.
Customers can pre-configure profiles at a group and user level and
dynamically target information to them. Mediapps explicit personalisation
functionality allows for even greater personalisation of information sources
via the portal. Mediapps is used by more than 250 large accounts across
Europe today (Carl Zeiss, EDF, France Telecom) and the company has
established subsidiaries in Germany, Spain and the U.K.


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 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 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 and portal software 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 an 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 enhancement to existing products; the risks associated with
third party licensing arrangements; the company's ability to successfully
integrate and manage merged or acquired companies, including Sequoia
Software Corporation; the company's ability to maintain or further develop
Sequoia's customer and employee relationships following 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; 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.


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