The latest Tech Tuesday Chat discussed the Dell DX Object Storage Platform. Dell TechCenter’s featured guests, Troy Lehman from Symantec and John Terpstra from the Dell Storage Development Engineer, covered Dell’s DX Object Storage Platform with Symantec Enterprise Vault solution. See the full transcript to catch the technical aspects of DX Object Storage Platform.

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Featured Video of the Week – Install Citrix Receiver on your Dell Streak 5 This week’s video comes to us from Lee Burnette (@Lee4Dell ), our Dell TechCenter client evangelist. In this demo, Lee shows us how to overcome times when you need access to email, a meeting room or an application you use from your work computer while you're away. By using the Citrix receiver on your Dell Streak 5, you can get access to those applications and more (yes, Angry Birds too). Lee has also written a blog around this solution as well, and you can see that here.

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