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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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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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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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Simplifying XenDesktop deployments using Microsoft System Center

Simplifying XenDesktop Deployments Leveraging Microsoft System Center Templates cc by Paul Bettner

Citrix Labs recently rolled out a tech preview of XenDesktop Service Templates that dramatically simplify the steps and effort behind deploying a XenDesktop DaaS environment using Microsoft System Center. Recently Citrix announced Citrix Workspace Services, offering a cloud-based platform that allows you to rapidly build and deploy Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS), virtual application delivery and mobility services from any cloud. That vision relates to several projects that the Citrix Labs ...

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Virtualization Academy : former les futurs ninjas de la virtualisation

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Citrix et Orange Business Services s’associent pour créer la Virtualization Academy, une formation spécialisante à destination d’ingénieurs jeunes diplômés. Cette formation s’appuie déjà sur un  partenariat avec 2 écoles, l’EPITA et l’ESIEE. Objectif : former les futurs ninjas de la virtualisation et répondre au marché en pleine expansion de la virtualisation du poste de travail. Le 9 juillet dernier, Thierry Bonhomme, Directeur Exécutif d’Orange Business Services, Valérie Lafdal, Directrice Générale ...

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Diving deeper into the latest XenDesktop 7.5 IOPS results

As you saw in a previous blog, XenDesktop 7.5 is able to achieve an average IOPS value of less than 1/10th per user. Of course when you put out unbelievable results like this you hear a lot of comments trying to find holes in the results or test procedures. This is as it should be as it is part of any good scientific method. In order ...

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Tale of Two Service Providers and the Power of Citrix App Orchestration

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Over the past 2 years I've had the opportunity to meet and listen to Service Providers as they outline their plans for offering Desktops and Apps as a Service. Many talk about how expansion is a blessing and a curse. Or as Dickens wrote about the tension and struggle, "the best of times, the worst of times". In order to grow their business effectively they ...

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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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