Product: XenServer

  1. Citrix User Group – Norway – Community Cruise and Meeting Review

    Viking Treasure Hoard!

    Scandinavians on a boat have usually meant trouble to us English. Vikings have a proven history of getting on their boats, crossing the odd icy-cold sea, followed by burning a few villages or killing the occasional Anglo-Saxon king. So when I heard the Citrix User Group in Norway were holding one of their user group meetings on a cruise, see details here, I wasn’t really ...

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  2. Citrix supports NVIDIA GRID™ vGPU™ for XenApp!

    Today I’m pleased to announce support for NVIDIA vGPU for XenApp on Citrix XenServer. Citrix has supported GPU-sharing for XenApp for a long while now, for NVIDIA (and other vendors) GPUs, on vSphere, XenServer and Physical servers. This support complements the existing GPU-sharing for XenApp feature based upon GPU-passthrough; whereby one GPU is passed through to one XenApp windows server VM, the sharing occurs in the ...

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  3. Citrix Ready HP ProLiant SL270s

      Citrix Ready with Citrix XenServer 6.2. HP ProLiant SL270s is a server solution, part of the HP ProLiant SL6500 Scalable System designed for Hyperscale and High Performance Computing market segments. This solution is Citrix Ready with Citrix XenServer 6.2. It reduces solution costs, maximizes power efficiency and eases customer serviceability. The server serves this capability by utilizing Intel’s Ivy Bridge EP CPU architecture. HP is known for ...

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  4. Monitor your Cloud with ScienceLogic

    What do Old Bay potato chips, the Potomac River and IT monitoring have in common? They all converged at ScienceLogic Symposium in National Harbor, Maryland at the end of October, where I had the opportunity to represent Citrix as one of their technology partners. ScienceLogic is a CitrixReady certified partner that has IT monitoring software that integrates with Citrix CloudPlatform. I learned that more and more ...

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  5. vGPU and GPU passthrough for NVIDIA GRID – Unify on Citrix XenDesktop – Hello to the K160Q, K180Q and K280Q!

    k180-k280-k160

    Citrix introduced architectural changes with XenDesktop 7.6 that on-going, will allow Citrix XenServer and/or NVIDIA GPU/vGPU enhancements to be automatically available to XenDesktop. Previously, the introduction of new vGPU types or GPU cards from NVIDIA had required a XenServer hotfix e.g. to use the K120Q and K220Q vGPU types designed for scalability back in March.   Last week saw the release by NVIDIA of two new vGPU ...

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  6. Free Partner Webinar – Citrix XenApp & XenDesktop HDX (3D Pro) with NVIDIA vGPU, GPU Passthrough – Thursday 20 Nov. 2014

    Join Us and special guest NVIDIA GRID, GPU guru - Jason Southern! For this technical Webinar workshop where industry experts will take you through a technical deep dive on the HDX 3D Pro technology with vGPU and GPU passthrough. This webinar will take you into a technical deep dive On the options available under HDX 3D Pro, how to configure them and best practices for implementation. This will be a ...

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  7. Highlight of Support Articles – October 2014

    Highlight Articles

    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 October 2014 .     Highlighted Apps, Desktops, and Client Virtualization Articles CTX116356   How to Enable NIC Teaming on a Provisioning Server Target Device CTX131611 Known Hardware Related Provisioning Services Issues CTX124956 Difference with USB ...

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  8. Generic USB Redirection in XenApp 7.6

    Generic Redirection

    Our customers enjoy the Generic USB Redirection feature in Citrix XenDesktop This is best utilized for simplifying their USB peripheral related use cases. Generic USB redirection provides a valuable solution for specialty devices for which there is no optimized virtual channel. Following the 7.6 release, we are introducing Generic USB redirection on Citrix XenApp (RDSH platform). With existing Windows Receiver versions (those available as of the date of this article) ...

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  9. Sign up for the best hands-on training experience at Summit

    Ready to learn? One of the most popular attractions at Citrix Summit is the excellent learning opportunity. Instructor-led Learning Labs provide an in-depth technical learning experience in a small group, under the supervision of some of our expert technologists here at Citrix. At Summit you can sign up for learning labs covering Virtualization, Networking and Mobility. Once you are registered for the event, use the My Event Planning tool in your My Summit Event Account to ...

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  10. ControlUp 4.0 – New XenServer / vSphere Support and Enhanced IOPS Troubleshooting

    The new Hosts view in ControlUp 4.0

    These days, almost every Citrix admin also acts (at least part-time) as a Virtualization administrator One who needs to manage and monitor the virtualization hosts running his/her XenApp and XenDesktop VM’s. Tools such as  XenCenter and vSphere client are an integral part of the day-to-day management experience alongside traditional Citrix consoles such as Desktop Studio and Director / AppCenter. ControlUp, which should be familiar to anyone interested ...

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