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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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      Introduction to Video Capture hardware for HDX Product Demonstrations

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      We’ve seen a phenomenal interest in HDX 3D Pro for delivering rich graphics and CAD applications on XenApp and XenDesktop and uptake of technologies such as NVIDIA GRID vGPU. I’m increasingly being asked how to record great demos, one of our senior graphical experts in the UK HDX team, Andrew Woodard, kindly agreed to write this blog about his experiences doing this for performance analysis ...

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      Forward Momentum: State & Local Agency’s Road to Mobile Readiness

      As the adoption of mobility accelerates within government agencies we recently sought to answer a few key questions about state and local (S&L) mobile readiness: How successfully are S&L agencies enabling their mobile workforce? Are they leveraging mobility to prepare for disaster recovery? What benefits are agencies experiencing and what challenges do they face? The resulting study, “State & Local Mobility Map:  Road to Mobile Readiness,” surveyed 150 S&L ...

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      Customer-centric security: “Assess once, comply many”

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      For a companies like Citrix, selling solutions across a broad range of industries and geographies, meeting the security and compliance requirements of our customers could easily become an overwhelming prospect. This would be especially true if, like many companies, we approached security in a top-down fashion, beginning with a foundation of standards from ISO, NIST or ITIL, and then addressing compliance on an industry-by-industry and ...

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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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