Product: XenApp

  1. Three Steps to Windows 10

    Watch the making of Windows 10 Hero wallpaper.

    Who really controls an upgrade to Windows 10? I think we all know that on July 29, Microsoft will be releasing its latest upgrade--Windows 10--as a free download. That’s FREE to all consumer copies of Windows 7 and 8.1, licensed or not! And there was much rejoicing. And that’s just the start of it. In case you missed it, the cadence of future upgrades to Windows 10 ...

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  2. Introducing App Orchestration 2.6 for XenApp, XenDesktop & StoreFront 3.0

    App Orchestration

    What’s new in App Orchestration 2.6 Today, Citrix released a new version of App Orchestration to help service providers efficiently manage and scale their hosted app and desktop business. • App Orchestration support for XenDesktop 7.6 and StoreFront 3.0 • New validated guidance for high availability and disaster planning • New features to simplify and speed up deployment Citrix Service Providers love XenApp and XenDesktop because they provide ...

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  3. Available Today: New DaaS Capabilities & Opportunities for Citrix Service Providers!


    With the introduction of Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp 7.6 Feature Pack 2, not to mention Feature Pack 3 for Citrix XenApp 6.5, new, industry-defining hosted application and desktop capabilities are now available to Citrix Service Providers and their subscribers.   Coupled with today’s release of critical multi-tenant enabling technologies like App Orchestration 2.6, CloudPortal Services Manager Hosted Apps and Desktops Service 11.5.3, state of the art ...

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  4. An Unprecedented Moment in IT History

    It’s true, we are standing at the precipice of an unprecedented moment in IT history. For the first time, an Operating System upgrade is not in the hands of Corporate IT. It’s in the hands of the employees. Are you ready? On July 29th, Microsoft is releasing the FREE download for Windows 10 upgrades, and it's targeted towards consumer devices. More incredibly, these are licensed and unlicensed version ...

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  5. XenApp – XenDesktop: What Crypto is My Session Using?

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    ICA encryption with XenApp and XenDesktop comes in 3 flavors: Basic, SecureICA and TLS.   As a user, the remoted graphics look the same no matter how the data is encrypted, so how do you know what crypto is being used?  If you are an administrator, the PowerShell CmdLet “GetBrokerSession” shows you information for every session that the broker is managing. When checking systems, I am usually ...

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  6. Join Us at Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference

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    How's YOUR Sunday going? I'm sitting here on this lovely Sunday getting ready to head to Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference: Citrix Service Provider Infographic - Check Partner Value Proposition for Remote Desktop Service SPLA partners - Check Mini-Theater session presentation - Check Citrix jackets for attending our mini-theater sessions - Check. Postcards - Check Brochures - Check   Citrix has invested over 25 years in partnering with Microsoft, and our Citrix Service Provider ...

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  7. @XDtipster – Linux VDA setup on CentOS 6.6, Pt.3

    Linux Windows

    Welcome to the third and final part of my Linux VDA on CentOS 6.6 Blog series... (Nearly there!!!) If you have just stumbled across this post and would like to go back and review what has come before just click on the links below: Part 1 - Installing and preparing the Linux OS Part 2 - Installing and configuring the Linux VDA Once again, I hope you enjoy the ...

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  8. Rock Your Workloads on Baremetal with Citrix CloudPlatform 4.5.1


    The drumbeat of innovation continues with the latest release of Citrix CloudPlatform version 4.5.1.  This mid-year update comes on the heels of the February delivery of version 4.5 and delivers, among other capabilities, full support for baremetal servers. With this release, customers can now incorporate their existing baremetal infrastructure under Citrix CloudPlatform control and manage both physical and virtual machines using the same management platform. Enabling ...

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  9. XenDesktop Virtual Delivery Agent Technical Preview for Windows 10


    Today is an exciting day! As Product Manager on the Windows App Delivery team, I am pleased to announce a XenDesktop Technical Preview Virtual Delivery Agent (VDA) for virtual desktops and Remote PC Access on Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise Insider Preview.  Citrix has had a long-standing partnership with Microsoft in empowering employees with mobile access to 5 (soon to be 6) generations of windows apps. In this ...

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  10. One Cloud Does NOT Fit All


    The consumerization effect on corporate IT continues to evolve. According to a recent Fortune cloud report, 82 percent of enterprises want multi-cloud solutions. What initially started with employees bringing in their own devices, and using their own mobile and SaaS apps, has now evolved to bringing their own cloud. IT needs a flexible control plane to align IT governance with business needs to be able provide ...

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