From the time citrix started below are the editions and name changes with year numbers. Citrix was founded in Richardson, Texas, in 1989 by former IBM developer Ed Iacobucci .
|Citrix Version Name||Year|
|MetaFrame 1.8 TSE(Terminal Services Edition)||1998|
|MetaFrame 1.8 and MetaFrame 1.8 Feature Release 1 and Metaframe sof solaris, IBM AIX, and HP UX||2000|
|MetaFrame XP TSE and Metaframe XP TSE FR1||2001|
|MetaFrame XP FR2||2002|
|MetaFrame XP FR3||2003|
|MetaFrame Presentation Server 3.0||2004|
|Citrix Presentation Server 4.0||2005|
|Citrix Presentation Server 4.5 and 4.5 FP1||2007|
|Citrix XenApp 5.0||2008|
|XenApp 5.0 FP1 and FP2||2009|
|Citrix XenApp 6.0||2010|
|Citrix XenApp 6.5||2011|
|Citrix XenApp 6.5 FP1||2012|
|Citrix XenApp 6.5 FP2||2013|
Till winframe product, citrix used microsoft source kernel code and developed those editions. From MetaFrame1.8 TSE, citrix didnt use MS code. It started as a seperate product which can be installed on top of microsoft OS.
Below are the names and features given in different versions along with years.
|XenDesktop 2.0 and Hyperv,scvmm support||2008|
|XenDesktop 3.0 and 4.0||2009|
|XenDesktop 5.0 .net architecture and MCS||2010|
|XenDesktop 5.5 better user exp and better monitoring||2011|
|XenDesktop 5.6 with personal vdisk||2012|
|XenDesktop 7.0 and 7.1||2013|