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Sprechen Sie Citrix? New Citrix User Group for German Speakers Launches!

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The DCUG (Deutschsprachige Citrix User Group / Germanspeaking Citrix User Group) is now online! The website can be reached at www.dcug.de / www.dcug.at and www.dcug.ch.   Independent community Citrix enthusiast Roy Textor has launched a new user group covering Switzerland, Germany and Austria and anyone in the world who’d like to join in with German language information. We hope this group for customers, partners and anyone interested in ...

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    Citrix Puts Storage ‘On Notice’!

    That's right - we just put storage throughput and IOPS officially "on notice"!  And in turn (whether we really meant to or not), we made every storage company that got into business over the last ~6 years (since we introduced VDI) to solve the dreaded IOPS problem think twice.  Citrix just threw down the gauntlet and it means we can finally stop talking about IOPS. ...

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      Surge Protection, Surge Queue and Priority Queueing

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      This is a follow-on to the recent post regarding Fast Ramp, Slow Start and Endpoint Modes. That post, and this one, were inspired by a recent round of IXIA to NetScaler testing that was performed in the Santa Clara lab.  As the previous post mentions, there are some differences between TCP Slow-Start and Load Balancing Slow-Start and ways to disable or get around them so they ...

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      Citrix networking – three paths to success – part 2

      This is part 2 in a series of blog posts on how Citrix partners can capture networking opportunities. Read the first post here. 1. Brand new partner to Citrix? Learn about Citrix networking product lines (NetScaler and CloudBridge) and our alliances with major players in the market, like Cisco, Google and Microsoft. Read more about the unique value Citrix brings to the networking space: Training and certification Citrix certifications ...

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      Highlighted Support Articles – June 2014

      Citrix Support is committed to providing updated and accurate information to our consumers. We are focused on ensuring there is relevant content to assist you in managing your environment. Find below the Citrix Knowledge Center Highlighted Articles for June 2014 . Highlighted Desktop Virtualization Articles CTX132102 Troubleshooting Process for Printing Issues with Auto-creation CTX131481 Recommended Install Order for Preparing Target Device CTX127239 How to Enable Special Pool Tagging for a Driver CTX117805 How ...

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      Assigning Multiple GPUs to a VM with Citrix XenServer

      The following blog post covers a product configuration or procedure which Citrix does not currently offer support for.  Use of this configuration should only be used in a lab or test environment and not with production deployments.  The author is actively seeking feedback on the potential of implementing support for this configuration, but the form any level of support takes has yet to be determined. As ...

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      Citrix networking – three paths to success

      Networking is a great business to be in right now. Networking technologies have evolved dramatically and, because networking is fundamental to mobile workspaces, the opportunity within the networking marketplace continues to heat up. Major Market Growth The larger application delivery controller (ADC) market is growing at a steady rate (TechNavio forecasts global ADC market will grow at a CAGR of 8.13 percent through 2018).  In the networking and ...

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      Mobile App Management and Monitoring with XenMobile and Aternity

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      Enterprise mobility management has moved beyond MDM to encompass app and data management. Enabling EMM and delivering any application to any device is one thing but ensuring those apps deliver an excellent end user experience is quite another.  A clearly thought out EMM strategy and program addresses requirements for the overall business itself, end users and IT. Ensuring a quality user experience in today’s enterprise app ...

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      Case Study: Schlumberger Petrel Virtualised with Citrix XenDesktop and NVIDIA GRID by 360is

      “Canadian Natural Resources Inc (CNRI) are an energy company operating in the North Sea, Canada, and Africa. 360is designed and deployed a high-performance, GPU-accelerated, VDI platform for their geologists. It allowed staff to work remotely and CNRI to achieve a 2:1 ratio of analysts to Schlumberger Petrel licenses.” Just a quick blog to highlight this great new case study by 360is over on their website, full ...

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      Compare Citrix XenApp and VMware Horizon View – Webinar

      VMware has released a new app virtualization component to Horizon 6 and of course we’ve been busy breaking it down and comparing to XenApp.  “How does it compare,” you ask?  Take a look at our handy chart below. There’s an old saying, “A picture is worth a thousand words,” and that’s very true for the diagram above. It outlines the key areas of differentiation between Citrix ...

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      The Best Story is a Citrix Customer and Partner Story

      As a product marketing manager for XenApp and XenDesktop, I spend a lot of time speaking with new and existing Citrix customers and partners about our products, our vision, and how XenApp and XenDesktop can improve employee productivity, simplify IT, and at the end of the day, well just make life better.  However, it’s not that often that I’m able to capture these conversations on camera to share ...

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      NetScaler 10.5 Brings Altogether New ADC Experience

      I've been thinking about writing this blog from past couple weeks, but NetScaler 10.5 kept us busy with the uptake we saw as the GA build was released. The NetScaler Product Group brings out a major release every year and there is always lots of excitement around the major releases. This release has excited as well wowed our customers and partners with its new capabilities and ...

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