Results for: XenDesktop

OpenCL and NVIDIA CUDA support for Citrix XenServer, XenDesktop and XenApp

Please note this blog was written in April 2014 and you are reading it in the future you should check the support matrix for possible further improvements with NVIDIA and Citrix. A few months ago we ran an interactive masterclass for XenServer and XenDesktop customers featuring storage configuration software from NetApp and also NVIDIA GRID vGPU (true hardware GPU sharing) for XenDesktop with HDX 3D Pro. ...

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Part 6: Citrix Connector 7.5 for System Center Configuration Manager

If you are like me, I am sure you have been avidly following this series, in which the Citrix engineering team has been talking about some of the upcoming new capabilities that new Flexcast Management Architecture (FMA) provides to XenApp and XenDesktop. Today, I’ll cover another exciting new feature, the Citrix Connector 7.5 for System Center Configuration Manager. Citrix already has a XenApp6.5 Connector for System Center ...

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Hypervisor Alerts in Citrix Director

Hypervisors have mechanisms to let administrators know when a host may be experiencing some event, condition or state that could affect the machines running on the host. These alerts need to be monitored to ensure the health of the sessions users are connected to. Administrators who are troubleshooting user issues from Director, need not have the host management consoles (Citrix XenCenter or VMWare vSphere Client) ...

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Citrix XenDesktop: Professional Graphics for CAD – More investment from Dell

Last week I was on holiday, but I did take time out of my holiday to attend the amazing Develop3D Live CAD/CAE/PLM conference in the UK, which I’ll probably review later in depth. One of the best conferences I’ve seen in CAD and 3D. Today I got back into the office and caught up with the blogs and was pleased to see Jeff reviewing Dell’s ...

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Showdown: AWS vs Azure for desktop delivery

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The race to zero is on with two major forces fighting over the customers and you are caught in the middle... This "problem" actually provides both challenges and opportunities. The first and obvious benefit with a price war is that the services get cheaper for the users, and in this case without affecting quality. The downside of this is that it makes it harder then ever to choose ...

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Citrix Ready Joint Webinar with Atlantis Computing

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Deploy XenApp and XenDesktop at the speed of RAM with Atlantis ILIO   In this session, we will share insights into how to deliver virtual desktop performance that is faster than a MacBook Air using server RAM as storage. We will cover automation of large scale XenDesktop and XenApp deployments, how to address PVS write caching sizing risks, and high performance benchmarking techniques. In this webinar you will ...

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4 FAQs about Federal DaaS

We've had a lot of conversations lately surrounding Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) and how Federal agencies can best leverage this model to support and deploy their desktops. Here are the four most popular questions and our most common responses. Want to discuss further?  Feel free to reach out - Faisal.Iqbal@citrix.com Why does DaaS matter for Federal Agencies? The primary difference between Desktop as a Service (DaaS) and VDI is ...

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LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER: Designing your XenApp 7.5 Environment

This is your last chance to register for the first in a series of exciting webinars around XenApp & XenDesktop 7.5. More details below. This 3-part webinar series brought to you by Citrix Services will show you how to achieve implementation success with XA/XD 7.5, whether you are new to Citrix or a long-time Citrix admin. The first webinar in the series covers Designing your XenApp 7.5 Environment. This ...

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From pioneering to engineering: building XenMobile Enterprise solutions

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Implementing XenMobile requires a new type of engineer, as we cannot simply focus on the implementation of a single service or software solution, nor rely on the experience we have gained implementing XenDesktop and XenApp infrastructures. There is more management required for XenMobile due to the suite of capabilities required for a full enterprise mobility management solution. Multiple components and management consoles govern the mobile app, ...

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15 years of waiting, but now Citrix and NVIDIA are taking us to Mars

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15 years… That is how long I have been implementing Windows remote display protocols (my first run with NT 4 Terminal Server Edition  was in 1999) and that is the same amount of time I have been waiting for a solution to enable high end graphics over a remote display protocol. Flashback picture of the day…           15 years of being asked “Can I run AutoDesk products in ...

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