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Can Your Business Weather Any Disruption?


  With winter storm Juno tackling  the U.S. in locations from Long Island to New England and eastern Massachusetts to Maine, and blizzard like conditions in up to seven states, business continuity becomes, and remains, a concern now and in the upcoming weeks. Making sure people have access to the applications, files and collaboration tools their productivity depends on. Business continuity management solutions help your organization ...

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Innovation Award for Customers – Last Call for Submissions

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Citrix has some of the most innovative customers and partners anywhere. So, each year we showcase the best examples with our Innovation Award. This year, Citrix will celebrate the tenth anniversary of this renowned award program, which seeks to inspire Citrix customers, partners and prospects to think differently about IT: as a key strategic component to enable business and organizational success while helping people experience work ...

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Understanding Performance of NetScaler VPX


  In the Solutions Lab, we utilize NetScaler technology in all of our projects for a simple reason.  It is often much easier to deploy VPX instances or leverage SDX systems running VPX instances rather than track down actual appliances. VPX instances allows us to be much more flexible in the lab environment.  So, understanding how a VPX performs in supporting XenDesktop ICA users has become ...

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“Time to Hello Citrix” with Citrix Developer Quick Starts


Citrix Developer is working on making integration with Citrix products and services easier than ever.  The first program that most developers write when starting to program is the classic "Hello World" app.  How easy it is to write this first application is know as "Time to Hello World". Citrix Developer is helping the developer community with Quick Start guides to help you achieve "Time to Hello Citrix" Part ...

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JPEG Compression – Recognising The Artefacts to Help Tune HDX for XenDesktop and XenApp

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Citrix HDX and HDX 3D Pro technologies use a multitude of compression technologies and codecs to support an enormous range of hardware, end-points, operating systems and network connections for XenDesktop and XenApp. Our technologies are adaptive so most of the time you will be unaware if we are changing technologies under-the-hood to support your particular systems, application usage and network conditions. The administrator has control ...

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Citrix NetScaler Integration with Cisco Nexus Switch Product Line


Data centre operations management is a very complex and tedious task. With more and more applications moving to cloud, the only way to manage the complexity is by providing innovative solutions that offer flexibility, simplification and automation. Citrix NetScaler integration with Cisco Nexus series switches exactly offers the same. Citrix NetScaler uses Remote Integrated Service Engine (RISE) technology from Cisco that simplifies provisioning and configuration of ...

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System Oriented Monitoring and Troubleshooting Survey


  Calling All System Administrators, Partners, CSP's, CTP's! Many of you have been hearing, the "Citrix customer is first!".  We want to hear from you.   We know that monitoring and troubleshooting Citrix products is always at the top of everyone’s mind.  Here at Citrix, our goal is to make this an easier task for our customers.   If you’re a System Administrator, Partner, CSP, CTP, anyone who is responsible to ...

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Citrix XenDesktop: PVS with NVIDIA vGPU Available and Fully Supported!


Those of you using Citrix XenDesktop and HDX 3D Pro with XenServer for vGPU may be aware that initially NVIDIA vGPU launched with XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1 back in 2013 and was announced with support for MCS (Machine Creation Services) as a mechanism for provision desktops. Since then we have formally validated, tested and documented support for PVS too, you can find the official support matrix ...

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Cool New App Makes Mobile Project Management a Breeze


We’re excited to announce the launch of Pocketplan, a free project- and task-management app built for people on the go.     Simply Manage Your Complex Projects Managing your projects just got a whole lot easier. With Pocketplan, you can quickly set up, manage, and view projects anytime, whether you’re in the office or on the move. Add team members, set milestones, assign tasks, or browse archived work to ...

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New Virtualization Solutions Beta Exams on Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Now Available! Take Them at No Cost to You for a Limited Time Only!


Citrix Education is pleased to announce the availability of the 1Y1-201 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Solutions beta exam and the 1Y1-301 Deploying Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Solutions beta exam. Click here for more information and to download the 1Y1-201 Preparation Guide. Click here for more information and to download the 1Y1-301 Preparation Guide.   For a limited time the 1Y1-201 exam is associated with the Citrix Certified Associate – Virtualization ...

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