Product: XenServer

  1. Citrix XenDesktop and vGPU – Some customer benchmarks of NVIDIA’s GRID K120Q vs. K140Q on Unigine “Heaven”

    Citrix and NVIDIA recently introduced two new vGPU types, the K120Q and K220Q already pro-active users have started trialling them. The entry level vGPU for scalability is the K100, however this primarily designed for uses like WebGL and Windows Aero with a 256Mb frame buffer and can show odd artifacts on a benchmark like Unigine Heaven that needs 512Mb of frame buffer. 512Mb of framebuffer ...

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  2. Actively cooled K1 and K2 NVIDIA GRID cards for workstations – K2 available now!

    Those of you who have joined NVIDIA’s GRID forums might have noticed this post yesterday by GRID Product Manager Milan Diebel: “GRID K2 comes in multiple thermal solutions depending on the requirements of the server. For instance, there are two different passive configurations and since January also an active variant. Dell in the R7610 adopted this card first. Now it is also available in the Dell ...

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  3. New NVIDIA GRID community and support forums – a perfect place to find out more about vGPU for VMware and Citrix platforms!

    NVIDIA have just launched some super forums to support NVIDIA GRID technology users that you can find here: https://gridforums.nvidia.com/, the perfect place to find out more about vGPU for VMware and Citrix platforms! Their solution architects and product managers are very active so it’s a great place to discuss issues, provide feedback and ask questions. Hopefully it will also provide a great community zone where you ...

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  4. XenMobile and the Citrix Mobile Workspaces Architecture

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    You’ve heard us talk about Mobile Workspaces and if you’re a techie you’re probably wondering if Citrix really has the architectural components (a complete, comprehensive and fully integrated architecture) that can deliver any app and data to any user on any device over any network? Well let’s first identify a few of the market leading technologies that make up the Citrix Mobile Workspaces solution: XenApp mobilizes and secures ...

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  5. vGPU Webinar – Getting the most out of Citrix XenServer with NVIDIA GRID vGPU

    Did you see or hear about vGPU at NVIDIA's GTC 2014 Conference? Couldn't get to GTC? Want to learn more? "Getting the Most Out of Citrix XenServer with NVIDIA® vGPU™ Technology", Thursday, April 3, 2014 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM PDT. Join Jared Cowart, NVIDIA Solution Architect, for this technical webinar and learn how to set up an NVIDIA GRID™ vGPU (virtual GPU) with Citrix XenServer ...

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  6. Me, My Mobile Workspace and I

    As a test, I tried to count how many times I look at my phone in one day. It’s not even noon and I’m already over 50, so suffice it to say, it’s a lot. As part of the infamous millennial generation, many would say I’m addicted to my mobile devices and I’m sure they are not wrong, but it’s a reality of what we ...

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  7. New NVIDIA vGPU types for Citrix XenDesktop – now supports the NVIDIA K120Q and K220Q, are these the Goldilocks vGPU?

    Citrix and NVIDIA have just announced full support for vGPU on Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2, see here for details. Along with that announcement came some additional new features around WMI monitoring and support for vGPU in NVIDIA’s nView products. However one of the most exciting new features for end customers is the addition of two new vGPU types, the K120Q and the ...

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  8. Citrix and NVIDIA extend vGPU support to include Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

    NVIDIA GRID driver release 331.59 is available now for Citrix XenServer 6.2 SP1 and includes support for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2. There is an associated update needed for Citrix XenServer 6.2 SP1 to accompany the NVIDIA driver release available detailed here: CTX140417. This release also adds additional options for management and monitoring of GPU accelerated systems via NVWMI and nView support. These releases extend the ...

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  9. Siemens’ NX and Teamcenter Visualization Software Now Available for VDI Usage, fully supported and certified for Citrix XenDesktop, XenApp and XenServer

    Citrix is pleased to share the news that our partner, major CAD and PLM software vendor, Siemens, announced yesterday they have certified and now support Citrix environments with Siemens NX™, the company’s flagship solution for integrated 3D computer-aided design, manufacturing and engineering analysis (CAD/CAM/CAE). Siemens worked closely with NVIDIA to certify the deployment of Siemens NX™ in a private cloud using virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) with ...

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  10. HP certify server for vGPU and Citrix XenDesktop powered by NVIDIA GRID

    I’m really pleased to announce that HP have certified the HP ProLiant DL380p Gen8 for use with Citrix XenDesktop and XenServer GPU and vGPU, adding yet more choice for HDX 3D Pro customers using Citrix technologies to deliver 3D graphics and GPU enabled CUDA computation. This high performance level HP server joins the already certified HP WS460c Gen8 platform allowing up to 8 GPUs (MXM Style) ...

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