Rachel Berry

  1. A beginner’s bookshelf for virtualising CAD/CAE/PLM, from the graphics up… a dirty dozen!

    My background is in geometric kernel engineering for CAD/CAE/PLM working for the best part of a decade on the Parasolid kernel at Siemens PLM. After that I moved onto the engineering project at Citrix to virtualise GPUs (vGPU) with our joint collaboration with NVIDIA using their GRID technologies. As such I’m one of a number of people hired at Citrix over the last few years ...

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  2. Citrix Universal Print Server (UPS) – What’s changed in 2014 and what to expect going forward

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    Sometimes as a product manager you see a technology that is either so cutting edge or fundamental that you have to add it to your portfolio.  I joined the Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp, HDX Product Management team as product manager for “HDX Graphics” to expand my remit beyond the GPU accelerated projects I’d been working on such as integrating NVIDIA vGPU and enabling GPU adoption ...

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  3. What’s new for XenApp and XenDesktop with UPS 7.6!

    Check out the new printing chapter in the Virtual Desktop Handbook for lots of information and design advice!

    Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 included the release of a new version of the Citrix Universal Print Server, UPS 7.6; with this release our test results showed very significant improvements in the software, including: Stability at a sustained load of about 50 print jobs per minute Excellent recovery from periods of stress/overload Protocol efficiency optimizations (reduced chattiness) resulting in a better user experience (opening the Print dialog is about 6 ...

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  4. ESRI supports ArcGIS Pro for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop

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    Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop: ESRI support ArcGIS Pro in virtualized environments “ArcGIS Pro provides an integrated platform for 2D and 3D visualization and analysis. Pro has undergone extensive performance and scalability testing, especially in virtualized environments. Especially using the NVIDIA K1 and K2 graphics cards designed for virtualized environments.  To share this information with our users, we will be publishing a series of blogs on the ...

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  5. Citrix User Group Norway – October 29-31st 2014 – Carry on Cruising!

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    The Citrix User Group in Norway is running their next meeting on a two day sea cruise! Norway is a notoriously expensive country but it seems ferry cruises aren’t , so if you’ve been deterred by the high cost of Oslo hotels in the past check it out! Even if you can’t make it with the Norwegian events regularly attractive 140+ attendees it’ll be worth ...

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  6. Parlez-Vous Citrix? French Citrix Expert Group, Paris Meetup, 15th October 2014 – “The future of DaaS and Cloud”

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    “The future of DaaS and Cloud” The next French Citrix Expert Group meetup is coming up soon, organised by Citrix guru, Julien Stanojevic  (@JuStCtX, https://twitter.com/JuStCtX). Julien is well known throughout the Citrix world, and a guest speaker at many other Citrix User Groups, often focusing on Netscaler and a frequent attendee and speaker at the Dutch User Group. Details of the next meet-up on 15th October and ...

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  7. Free Citrix Seminar for Manufacturing, 9th Oct. in Bedford, MA

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      Secure remote access to 3D data without sacrificing visual performance Users of 3D data expect anytime, anywhere access to product design files with the same ease and visual performance obtained at the office from their workstations. Enterprises need a solution that can confidently secure design IP and extend access to any network and device. This on-site session with experts from Citrix and NVIDIA is particularly focused on ...

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  8. Free UK Customer and Partner Event – Citrix User Group, 24th September 2014 – London

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    Just a quick blog to let you know that together with other Citrites and some Citrix Technology Professionals, I will be available in person at the Citrix UK User Group Meetup at the Cisco offices in London, UK. There will be some speakers and attendees flying in from EMEA too. It’s free and a great chance for Citrites, partners and end-users to get together face-to-face. ...

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  9. Does Citrix XenDesktop and/or NVIDIA vGPU support MS Office, Autodesk, ArcGIS, Siemens NX, Creo, etc?

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    “Does Citrix XenDesktop and/or NVIDIA vGPU support MS Office, Autodesk, ArcGIS, Siemens NX, Creo etc… etc… ???” Not a day seems to go by, without my inbox containing an inquiry like this. Thankfully Citrix Ready have recently released new support matrix guidance for virtualised graphical application for VDI! You can read the details in full on the Citrix Ready Partner vendor site. I’ve added the key information ...

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  10. Citrix Technology Exchange 2014 – Munich 21-22 October 2014

    Germany truly is a nation of engineers and technologists, having left Siemens PLM for Citrix HDX, I now seem to spend a lot more time than I ever did in Germany (and apologising for my lack of German) and in October I’ll be at the Citrix Technology Exchange 2014, Munich, October 21st-22th 2014. I love the fact Citrix is focussing more on regional events rather ...

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