Citrix ADC - Versatile application delivery appliance
July 18, 2022

Citrix ADC - Versatile application delivery appliance

Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with Citrix ADC

Citrix ADC product line offers a wide array of functions and features for securing user access to our environment. We like how this product can be used for many uses (load balancing, content switching, gateway access, posture validation, etc). Delivers a better user experience.
  • Load balancing and Content switching
  • Boost employee productivity
  • Protect applications and APIs
  • Slow support
  • Convoluted API system
  • Dashboard Can be enhanced to simplify viewing
  • Load balancing and content switching
  • SSL offloading
  • Gateway access
  • Increase in the revenue due to high-availability and resiliency of mission-critical systems
  • Enhanced end-user experience
  • Secure the environment
  • Easy to manage & upgrade software
  • Stable code
  • User-friendly GUI
  • Citrix ADC can cluster up to 32 physical or virtual appliances together. consolidation process is far more complicated with F5 BIG-IP
  • F5 BIG-IP is more expensive
  • Despite its seeming advantages, Citrix ADC remains less popular, lagging behind F5 BIG-IP, which remains the market leader

Do you think Citrix ADC delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with Citrix ADC's feature set?

Yes

Did Citrix ADC live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of Citrix ADC go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy Citrix ADC again?

Yes

The primary use case is the hosting and delivering of mission-critical web applications where multiple users need access both internally and externally. we use Citrix ADC for SSL offloads and security, secure remote access, loads
balancing, and application firewall, web application firewall. We have deployed ADCs on the cloud or on-premises. Citrix ADC is less appropriate for companies that do not have any critical web applications.