Product: XenDesktop

  1. Get Over 300 Hours of Citrix Education eLearning for Less Than $2 a Day

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    Citrix Education students regularly say that investing a week of their time on an instructor-led, classroom course is a valuable experience that delivers a high ROI. You get out of the office and into a classroom, learn something new from a Citrix Certified Instructor, get hands-on experience with labs, and network with other Citrix professionals. However, with more time demands on IT professionals than ever, balancing ...

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  2. Linux Virtual Desktopインストールしてみました

       XenDesktopにおいてLinux VDAのTech previewをインストールして試してみました。 https://www.citrix.com/downloads/xendesktop/betas-and-tech-previews/linux-virtual-desktop-tech-preview.html  Linux VDAは文字通りLinux OSにVDAをインストールして、XenDesktopサイトで管理およびReceiverとHDX通信を行うためのAgentです。XenDesktopの管理フレームワーク(FlexManagement Architecture: FMA)の中に組み込むことで既存のXenApp/XenDesktop環境にシームレスに組み込むことができます。  ご存知のようにFMAはActive Directoryを中心に.NETフレームワークを利用して制御されています。よってLinux VDAをインストールするサーバーがActive Directoryに参加する必要があります。LinuxへのログインもStoreFrontを介してActive Directoryのユーザーアカウントを利用します。  LinuxがADに参加するにはSambaクライアントを利用することが可能です。この場合 Kerberosの認証を利用していますのでKerberos認証の設定の必要があります。Kerberos認証時のポイントの一つが時刻同期です。ADと5分以上時刻がずれると認証に失敗します。ドメイン参加しているWindowsであれば自動的にADに時刻が同期されますが、Linuxの場合はNTPの設定を行う必要があります。NTPにADを指定することもできます。また時刻同期はNTPサーバーのみにしてハイパーバイザー側との時刻同期はオフにしたほうがトラブルを避けられます。    今回SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop/Server 11 Service Pack 3をXenServer 6.2上に構築しました。複数ユーザーによる共有デスクトップが利用可能です。  インストール手順は英文ですが、以下に従って行えばOKです。日本語環境も動作します。 https://www.citrix.com/content/dam/citrix/en_us/documents/downloads/xendesktop/linux-virtual-desktop-installation-guide-for-suse-linux-enterprise.pdf    実際の動作はこちらのLinux Virtual Desktopデモビデオをご覧ください。

  3. Check Out the iStorage datAshur on the Citrix Ready Marketplace!

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    The iStorage datAshur is now Citrix Ready verified to be compatible with XenDesktop 7.6. The datAshur is a secure, easy to use and affordable USB flash drive, employing PIN code access with military grade AES 256-bit hardware encryption. The datAshur incorporates a rechargeable battery allowing the user to enter a 7-15 digit PIN onto the on-board keypad before connecting the drive to the USB port. The ...

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  4. FAQ – What’s New in Feature Pack 1 and 2 for XenApp 7.6

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    If you were one of the thousands that did join, thank you for attending! Although we tried to answer many of the questions during the live event, due to the high turn-out and large number of questions we received, we weren’t able to answer everything during the live Q&A portion. This post provides answers to the questions we received during and after the webinar. Before we dig ...

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  5. @XDtipster – Linux VDA setup on CentOS 6.6 Pt.1

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    With the Linux VDA set to drop very shortly as part of the XenApp & XenDesktop 7.6 FP2 release. It seems like a good time to share the high level, yet detailed, set-up process I followed when successfully carrying out internal testing. Taken from various sources including the tech preview RHEL install guide, my colleague Lee Bushen's detailed SLED based lab set-up guide and a tonne of Google ...

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  6. Become a NetScaler Master: Join the July Master Class Webinar

      Date: Jul 1, 2015 Hosted by: Citrix Europe (EMEA) Wednesday, July 1, 2015 2:00 PM GMT (9:00 AM ET/ 6:00 AM PT) Register now Americas Wednesday, July 1, 2015 1:00 PM ET (10:00 AM PT / 6:00 PM GMT) Register now What you will learn Welcome to the Citrix NetScaler Master Class. At these live webinars you will learn about the most critical elements of cloud infrastructures and enterprise datacenter architectures. Get details on latest features of NetScaler, ...

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  7. Citrix Ready Technical Webinar with EMC

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    Transforming Desktop Virtualization with Citrix XenDesktop and EMC XtremIO Citrix XenDesktop, the industry’s leading desktop virtualization platform, offers a variety of desktop image management options including Provisioning Services (PVS) and Machine Creation Services (MCS) for different VDI use cases. EMC XtremIO, the industry’s #1 All-Flash array, delivers uncompromising end-user desktop experience – at scale, all the time, and for any user type – with its scale-out ...

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  8. Bringing Linux and Windows Together

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    If you were at Citrix Synergy, you heard about XenApp/XenDesktop adding support for Linux virtual desktops. As my hero Homer Simpson says, "I'm not impressed easily … WOW a blue car!" And that is what we have, a new car color. We had red cars (Windows applications), green cars (Windows desktops), and now blue cars (Linux desktops). From my perspective, these are simply different applications we ...

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  9. Proactive Performance Monitoring of Citrix XenServer and NVIDIA GRID Infrastructures

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    With today’s modern large compute, network & storage infrastructures, rarely do we talk just about single product, or even a single vendor's solution being able to solve the many business challenges being faced. One important area that the Citrix Converged Infrastructure team puts considerable engineering effort into is the hypervisor layer, particularly around its features, performance and scalability. Focusing for a moment on application and desktop ...

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  10. Citrix Synergy Networking Sessions are Available On-Demand!

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    We have gathered for you--all in one place--all the networking sessions from Synergy. You heard us right: ALL. Queued up and ready for viewing are everything you wanted to know about NetScaler, CloudBridge, and how they work not just with Citrix suite of products, but how they make the apps you already love better. Some great product updates and technical presentations are available on demand, anytime you ...

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