Product: XenDesktop

  1. Customer-centric security: “Assess once, comply many”

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    For a companies like Citrix, selling solutions across a broad range of industries and geographies, meeting the security and compliance requirements of our customers could easily become an overwhelming prospect. This would be especially true if, like many companies, we approached security in a top-down fashion, beginning with a foundation of standards from ISO, NIST or ITIL, and then addressing compliance on an industry-by-industry and ...

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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Mobile App Management and Monitoring with XenMobile and Aternity

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    Enterprise mobility management has moved beyond MDM to encompass app and data management. Enabling EMM and delivering any application to any device is one thing but ensuring those apps deliver an excellent end user experience is quite another.  A clearly thought out EMM strategy and program addresses requirements for the overall business itself, end users and IT. Ensuring a quality user experience in today’s enterprise app ...

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Simplifying XenDesktop deployments using Microsoft System Center

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    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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  8. Data privacy is now a very personal concern

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    Companies tend to think of privacy as a business issue, but for the general public, it’s quickly becoming a highly personal concern. From fears of government snooping to high-profile data breaches, people care more than ever about where their data is and how to keep it private. Trends like BYOD, big data and the Internet of Things add urgency to the challenge of helping people ...

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  9. 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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  10. 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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