Citrix Systems (CTXS) deals a blow to the OpenStack cloud infrastructure platform, which has...

|About: Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS)|By:, SA News Editor

Citrix Systems (CTXS) deals a blow to the OpenStack cloud infrastructure platform, which has been embraced by many tech giants, by choosing to migrate its cloud app deployment platform (obtained via its acquisition of Cloud.com) from OpenStack to an open-source solution that supports Amazon Web Services (AMZN). In remarks that demonstrate Amazon's current dominance of the cloud infrastructure space, Citrix says AWS compatibility is a must for its solution.