Citrix to lay off 1,000 workers

A restructuring at Citrix Systems will result in the elimination of 1,000 full-time and contract positions, the Fort Lauderdale-headquartered company announced Tuesday. Citrix will spin off a group of its best-known technology tools and exit other businesses. The layoffs and other restructuring actions will take place in November and January, Citrix said.

Citrix didn't say how many jobs would be affected in Fort Lauderdale. Spokeswoman Stacy St. Louis said Tuesday that she could not disclose further details.

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