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enStratus Announces Support for Citrix XenServer

Delivers governance and control for XenServer and public and private clouds

MINNEAPOLIS, MN. (October 19, 2010) – enStratus today announced that it has added support for the management of virtualized infrastructure deployments using Citrix XenServer┬«. With this expanded support, customers can now leverage a unified solution to manage XenServer as well as a range of private and public cloud infrastructures.

"Providing customers with openness and choice are key to achieving a virtualized datacenter,” said N. Louis Shipley, group vice president and general manager, XenServer Product Group, Citrix. "Our growing partner ecosystem, which includes companies like enStratus, helps our enterprise customers get closer to that goal.”

enStratus enables customers to manage and control virtualized infrastructures in XenServer deployments including:

  • Self Provisioning – Manage infrastructure such as starting and stopping instances
  • Advanced User Management – Meet internal security policy requirements by defining custom roles with fine-grain permissions.
  • Financial Controls – Assign users to billing codes, track cloud resource usage and control spending
  • Automation – Automated scaling, recovery, backups and cross-cloud bursting to meet service level requirements
  • Unified Cloud Management – Clients can now manage XenServer as well as major public and private clouds with one unified solution

enStratus supports XenServer natively or in conjunction with private cloud platforms such as or Eucalyptus. enStratus also supports leading public cloud infrastructure platforms from Amazon Web Services, GoGrid, Rackspace, Terremark, Windows Azure and others.

“XenServer is a proven, powerful virtualization platform and we are excited to expand its management capabilities,” said George Reese, CTO of enStratus. “Adding governance and controls to virtualized infrastructures and private and public cloud deployments are definitely becoming a priority for enterprises."

enStratus is available starting today for Citrix XenServer in either a SaaS or on-premise models. To learn more, call 612-746-3091 or visit

About enStratus Networks

enStratus is a cloud infrastructure management platform for deploying and operating enterprise-class applications in public and private clouds. enStratus has a multi-cloud architecture that focuses on security and high availability for mission-critical web applications. We enable an enterprise to run applications that operate on sensitive data in a cloud infrastructure and exceed the service levels supported by the underlying cloud provider.

Based in Minneapolis, MN, enStratus supports Amazon Web Services, AT&T Synaptic Storage,, EMC Atmos, Eucalyptus, Google, GoGrid, OpenStack, Rackspace, ReliaCloud, ServerExpress, Terremark, VMware and Windows Azure. For more information call 612-746-3091 or visit

Citrix® and XenServer® are trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc. and/or one or more of its subsidiaries, and may be registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and in other countries. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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