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Citrix Director 7.6: Filters Explained

Filters-All Machines

One of Director’s finest features is the “Filters” page. With this feature we can analyze, drill down and focus on monitoring and troubleshooting things that matter. It also helps you analyze with ease and helps customers solve issues in a jiffy. Filters are explicitly divided into Machines, Sessions and Connections. Let’s deep dive into each one of them and check out how it can help ...

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How To Secure ICA Connections in XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 using SSL

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Hi, I'm Andy Cooper from the Citrix Security Team. Joe Nord already introduced a new feature in XenDesktop 7.6that provides SSL security for HDX connections. Now that SSL has been integrated into the core of the VDA, enabling it is simpler than it has ever been before, and the solution scales out to large deployments while delivering the level of performance Citrix customers have ...

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Citrix NetScaler SAML 2.0 Trust Fabric

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Security Assertion Markup Language 2.0 or SAML 2.0 is being rapidly adopted in the market. At a glance SAML 2.0 is a set of open standards leveraging XML to transport authentication and authorization data between trusted endpoints. The most adopted use case is web single sign on or SSO. SAML 2.0 addresses the authentication challenges over the internet opposed to an intranet.  Citrix NetScaler latest release 10.5 ...

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How to direct remote XenApp/XenDesktop users based on active directory group membership.

Welcome to my second blog about global server load balancing, in what now looks set to become a series. Here I present to you “how to direct remote XenApp/XenDesktop users to the correct datacenter based on active directory group membership”. This is a follow-on article to “Accurately direct XenApp/XenDesktop users to a correct location based datacenter” and although I would ordinarily expect users to be routed ...

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Highlight of Support Articles – October 2014

Highlight Articles

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 October 2014 .     Highlighted Apps, Desktops, and Client Virtualization Articles CTX116356   How to Enable NIC Teaming on a Provisioning Server Target Device CTX131611 Known Hardware Related Provisioning Services Issues CTX124956 Difference with USB ...

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‘Accurately’ Direct XenApp/XenDesktop Users to a Correct Location Based Datacenter

A major challenge with Global Server Load Balancing (GSLB) implementations, may be affecting your users and disrupting your business. In this post, I’m going to highlight this challenge. Then, I’m going to provide a solution. But before we start, let me explain how Domain Name Service (DNS) based GSLB works, it might not be what you expect. Most customers that I speak with, already understand that DNS-based-GSLB provided by ...

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Citrix NetScaler For Telco – New Arm to the Most Celebrated ADC

Citrix NetScaler is the defacto application deliver controller (ADC) standard for Cloud, Dot-com and a majority of Enterprise customers. NetScaler powers business across the technology landscape and now offers customers greater competitive advantage in the Telecommunication industry (Telco). As a technology leader, Citrix constantly strives to deliver innovative products to the marketplace. We challenged ourselves to think outside the box, literally, and are pleased to ...

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Citrix Director 7.6 Deep-Dive Part 2: Support for XenApp 6.5

Citrix has brought back IMA Support  to allow users to troubleshoot XenApp 6.5 (IMA) sessions with enhanced features in Director 7.6. In addition to providing a short list of the available features of Director 7.6 with IMA architecture, I've created this post to detail and outline each feature. Features: Activity Manager for XenApp 6.5 Delegated Admin support Shadow Session Machine Details Panel Session Details Panel Personalization Panel HDX panel Global User Session Search across ...

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Gateway Integration with StoreFront Lessons Learned

The purpose of this post is to dive a little deeper into the NetScaler Gateway settings with StoreFront, since this is another component that changed a lot from the Web Interface world.  As a quick reminder, with Web Interface, you could only define a single NetScaler Gateway (URL + callback pair) per site in the “Secure Access” settings and you had the option to either ...

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Learn how StoreFront 2.6 administration just got easier

StoreFront 2.6 has made a number of improvements for administration, including GUI support for configuring the following: Domain dropdown list for logon form Mandatory store Receiver for Web session timeout Additionally, the following features are now configurable: Special folder redirection Receiver for Web multi-launch prevention This article describe these improvements in details. Domain Dropdown List for Logon Form To enable the domain dropdown in the previous releases of StoreFront, you have to edit web.config ...

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