Product: XenDesktop

  1. Click, Play and See the Citrix Optimization for Microsoft Lync

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    I spent the last few blogs, dissecting Microsoft Outlook and how we can integrate an Exchange Online server, as part of Office 365, with XenApp and XenDesktop. Can I use a Cached Exchange Mode with XenApp and XenDesktop When to use Cached Exchange Mode with XenApp and XenDesktop How to use Cached Exchange Mode with XenApp and XenDesktop (I really need to be a little more creative with these ...

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  2. Session Catalog Is Live: Design Your Citrix Synergy Experience!

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      It’s easier than ever to design your own conference experience at Citrix Synergy 2015, in Orlando May 12–14. The session catalog just launched with an incredible mix of strategy sessions, new product deep dives and interactive panel discussions along with practical training on architecture, design, deployment and support of mobile workspaces. You’ll have plenty of options for customizing Synergy to suit your interests and your ...

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  3. Accessing ICA RTT Metrics for Citrix HDX and XenDesktop and XenApp

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    One of the useful metrics available for ICA is a latency measurement known as the Round Trip Time (RTT).  This is basically the time interval measured at the client between the first step (user action) and the last step (graphical response displayed). This metric can be thought of as a measurement of the screen lag that a user experiences while interacting with an application hosted ...

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  4. XenDesktop – Flipping Security Model Upside Down

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    XenApp and XenDesktop added new capabilities in version 7.6 for one-way clipboard functions including for the first time, one-way, either-way, clipboard data transfer as well as the ability to limit the clipboard formats that are permitted to flow across the connection.  These capabilities were added to address a growing demand for flipping the classic server based computing security model upside-down, a term described as "browsing ...

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  5. Seizing the Moment at Microsoft Cloud and Hosting Summit 2015

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      What I love about Microsoft is the beautiful marketing machine that knows how to create a spectacle, always on message, and always on point. So at first I found it a little odd that the theme for this year’s Microsoft Hosting Summit had the rather innocuous tagline of “Seize the Moment.” At the time I struggled to find the context.  Of course, I knew what it ...

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  6. Office 365 for XenApp

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    One of my favorite foods is Chicago deep-dish pizza. Every time I end up in Chicago, I try to hit up one of the great deep dish pizza places (Lou Malnati's, Gino's East, Giordano's, etc). Unfortunately, I can't get to Chicago as often as I want a thick slice of pizza.  So, I've tried to make my own. Most of my attempts were edible.  But, after ...

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  7. Bye-Bye SmartAuditor, Hello Session Recording. Tell Me What I Need To Know.

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      At Citrix Summit, the annual Citrix channel partner conference, Mark Templeton stood on stage and talked about some great new XenApp and XenDesktop features and tech previews. In case you missed the full press release, check it out here.  The announcement covers a bunch of announcements for new features that will be released in 1H 2015 like the Linux Virtual Desktop Agent (Linux VDA) tech ...

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  8. Reducing PIN Prompts with NetScaler Gateway and Smart Cards

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    Smart Cards and NetScaler Gateway are a common XenApp/XenDesktop access scenario for many of our customers - especially in the U.S. Federal space where smart card usage has been mandated for most government agencies. One of the most common requests that we get when implementing Smart Cards is to reduce the number of PIN prompts that a user receives before they can get to their ...

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  9. AMR Asia Aims To Double Revenues With Cloud & Mobile Workspace Solutions

    AMR Asia, based in Bangkok, Thailand, is taking full advantage of strong customer interest in both mobility and cloud hosting to power its growth goals. The company aims to double its revenues in two years by cross-selling and upselling the complete Citrix portfolio to its base of 300 enterprise customers in Thailand, Laos and Myanmar. In addition, AMR Asia has taken the lead in virtual private cloud ...

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