Citrix Cloud Government

Citrix Cloud Government is a cloud that is isolated and separate from Citrix Cloud, allowing US government agencies and other public-sector customers to use Citrix Cloud Government services according to regulatory and compliance requirements. Citrix Cloud Government is a geographical boundary within which Citrix operates, stores, and replicates services and data for delivery of Citrix Cloud Government services. Citrix may use multiple public or private clouds located in one or more states within the US to provide services.

The Citrix Cloud Government documentation provides details on setting up your account and supported services. The Service reference section describes the differences between services and functions in Citrix Cloud Government compared to Citrix Cloud commercial regions. Where concepts and instructions for supported services are the same for both Citrix Cloud Government accounts and Citrix Cloud commercial accounts, references to the existing commercial documentation are provided.

Available services

  • Citrix Workspace
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service
  • Citrix Endpoint Management

FedRAMP Ready

The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Program Management Office (PMO) has designated Citrix Workspace as FedRAMP Ready when deployed in Citrix Cloud Government. FedRAMP is a US government program that provides security standards for cloud services. FedRAMP Ready is step toward achieving and maintaining FedRAMP Authorization. Citrix Workspace is listed on the FedRAMP Marketplace and is approved for use by US government agencies and contractors.

US government organizations that require FedRAMP Ready cloud services can use Citrix Cloud Government to deploy Citrix Workspace and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service. FedRAMP Ready deployments are hosted on Microsoft Azure Government. FedRAMP Ready deployments can use an on-premises Citrix Gateway or Citrix Gateway service.

Citrix Endpoint Management has not yet been designated FedRAMP Ready when deployed in Citrix Cloud Government.

Third Party Notifications

Citrix Cloud Government may include third party software licensed under the terms defined in the Third Party Notices documents for the platform and supported services. For more information, refer to Citrix Cloud Third Party Notifications.

Citrix Cloud Government