Product: XenServer

  1. Webinar: MCS vs PVS – Deep Dive

    I am pleased to announce details of a very exciting webinar coming up next week. The webinar is titled MCS vs PVS - Deep Dive and will be delivered by our own expert Nick Rintalan. This webinar will cover the current state of MCS vs PVS. We'll look at how MCS and PVS work differently on hypervisors like ESXi and Hyper-V. We will look at new target platforms ...

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  2. Citrix Master Class Agent reveals more … HDX 3D Pro XenDesktop and GPU secrets!

    Now you may remember my blog post from February, when I uncovered my identity as a XenAgent in the XenServer Master Class. But I also work as an HDX Agent. Am I a double agent? Not really, Citrix XenDesktop, XenServer & HDX 3D Pro have a long history of working together, since we introduced GPU Passthrough with XenServer 5.6 FP1. If you never attended a Master Class ...

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  3. Introduction to Video Capture hardware for HDX Product Demonstrations

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    We’ve seen a phenomenal interest in HDX 3D Pro for delivering rich graphics and CAD applications on XenApp and XenDesktop and uptake of technologies such as NVIDIA GRID vGPU. I’m increasingly being asked how to record great demos, one of our senior graphical experts in the UK HDX team, Andrew Woodard, kindly agreed to write this blog about his experiences doing this for performance analysis ...

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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Sprechen Sie Citrix? New Citrix User Group for German Speakers Launches!

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    The DCUG (Deutschsprachige Citrix User Group / Germanspeaking Citrix User Group) is now online! The website can be reached at www.dcug.de / www.dcug.at and www.dcug.ch.   Independent community Citrix enthusiast Roy Textor has launched a new user group covering Switzerland, Germany and Austria and anyone in the world who’d like to join in with German language information. We hope this group for customers, partners and anyone interested in ...

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  7. Ramping Up XenServer!

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    I'm so pleased about the new XenServer "Tech Preview" that was posted this week.  You can learn more details about it from Tim's excellent post here.  Please go download it and check it out! I previously posted about my history with the Xen project (going back almost 10 years now) and how excited I am to be part of the team now.  My enthusiasm was only ...

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  8. Upcoming Masterclass Webinar: Get awesome 3D Graphics on XenApp & XenDesktop!

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    Update: If you missed the class! You can catch up with the full recording, now available here!   Those of you who have used Citrix products in the past are likely to have attended one of Lee Bushen’s interactive Masterclasses. In the past Lee has run these for products such as Citrix XenServer and Cloudplatform. With the increasing interest in GPU technologies such as NVIDIA GRID vGPU ...

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  9. From My Virtual Desktop: Scientific Linux 5.x and 6.x

    Seeing as it is now July 8th, I hope all in the USA enjoyed the 4th and that everyone - around the world - is having a great start to the weekend! The inspiration and encouragement of this blog stems from several discussions, but one specifically with an individual - you know who you are! - regarding Scientific Linux and XenServer 6.2.  It was a rather ...

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  10. Citrix CloudPlatform for Service Providers: It Just Works!

    Citrix Ready Technical Webinar with Appcore   During this session we will discuss the benefits for service providers using Citrix CloudPlatform powered by Apache CloudStack over other products such as VMWare vCloud Director or OpenStack as well as covering the most common pitfalls to avoid when deploying a service provider cloud. Use cases to be covered include how an enterprise is gaining financial and operational efficiency from ...

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