Citrix has adopted the system of Bring Your Own Computer to workplace. Capital cost can be reduced by using this concept.
cost savings of up to 40-45% has been achieved by Citrix by using this method. Employees are offered $2100 to own a laptop , and hence employees would take care of the maintainence and upkeep of the system which saves cost to the organization.
At company they log on to the internet using a special technology which keeps security into consideration.
Company uses server virtualization to further save on the cost of operation.
So thats as far as beating the blues of recession is concerned.