Product: XenServer

  1. Broadening 3D application display compatibility in XenDesktop – blacklisting, an interim workaround

    I was recently asked about a little-known workaround we sometimes use to overcome rare compatibility issues between our 3D driver and certain applications. When we become aware of these issues we work as fast as possible with the 3rd party vendor to rectify the issue and ensure future versions or ours and theirs resolve the issue in whichever product (or both) the incompatibility has arisen. ...

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  2. Top 6 reasons to visit Ask the Experts at Summit

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    Back by popular demand, bigger and better, Ask the Experts is lining up to be one of the biggest attractions at Citrix Summit 2015. Visit the Ask the Experts bar at Citrix Summit for technical advice from our experienced Citrix consultants and architects. Whether your questions are about the latest product enhancements, troubleshooting or best practices, our Experts are ready to provide guidance. Take advantage of ...

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  3. Citrix Service’s Americas Sales Team Update

    Introducing the Newest Members of our Services Sales Team Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Due to increase demand for direct services from Citrix and our desire to inform both customers and partners of all service options, we have expanded the services sales to support that demand. As we enter the 4th Quarter and Holiday season for 2014, the team has grown to 40 enthusiast specialists that are passionate about our customers ...

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  4. Sandbox. Sessions. Labs. Dive in. The Summit Session Catalog is live!

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    The Summit Session Catalog is live! Start building your schedule now: this year’s catalog has a record number of breakout and technical sessions, and the hands-on labs including the Solutions Demo Sandbox offer more intensive training than ever. Everything has been tailored to your role and organized by content type, to give you the strongest start possible in the new sales cycle. Let’s dive in ...

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  5. HDX 3D Pro VDA – Experimental Support For Full Screen Apps

    One of the nice things about being a Product Manager is that people are ALWAYS asking you for really good stuff and telling you exciting ideas as to how you could improve the products! At Synergy in May 2014, I was chased around the conference by CTPs (Citrix Technology Professionals) Dane Young and Thomas Popplegaard asking for support for full screen applications. This has been ...

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  6. Germany – A Big Citrix Family – New Cologne Regional User Group!

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    Timm Brochhaus and Helge Klein (Citrix Technology Professional) have just founded the Virtualization Community North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). You can find them on Facebook. Timm and Helge are looking to attract people from the greater Cologne area (NRW stands for North Rhine-Westphalia, the state Cologne belongs to), to take attend and speak at regular local events on Citrix, VMware and other virtualisation technologies. The first meeting of VCNRW ...

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  7. A beginner’s bookshelf for virtualising CAD/CAE/PLM, from the graphics up… a dirty dozen!

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    My background is in geometric kernel engineering for CAD/CAE/PLM working for the best part of a decade on the Parasolid kernel at Siemens PLM. After that I moved onto the engineering project at Citrix to virtualise GPUs (vGPU) with our joint collaboration with NVIDIA using their GRID technologies. As such I’m one of a number of people hired at Citrix over the last few years ...

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  8. New to XenApp 7.6 and XenDesktop 7.6? Let me be your Wingman

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    "The Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with the First Step" - Lao-Tzu (6 B.C.) Bring Your Own (BYO) and Mobility trends have taken off in the enterprise with a vengeance, making a lot of new users and organizations sit up and take notice. Many of them belong to traditional desktop and IT management. The jargon and concepts of the software-defined workplace are sometimes unfamiliar to ...

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  9. Rapid Iteration for Repeatable Innovation: Part 2 of my trip to d.school

    I previously wrote about my experience attending a one-week Design Thinking Boot Camp at the Stanford Design School (aka d.school). I was amazed with all the responses and comments I received through Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook where people asked me to write more. It was even picked up and syndicated by Wired.com! Boot Camp was a really fabulous experience, so I’m excited to share more. My first article centered ...

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  10. ESRI supports ArcGIS Pro for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop

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    Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop: ESRI support ArcGIS Pro in virtualized environments “ArcGIS Pro provides an integrated platform for 2D and 3D visualization and analysis. Pro has undergone extensive performance and scalability testing, especially in virtualized environments. Especially using the NVIDIA K1 and K2 graphics cards designed for virtualized environments.  To share this information with our users, we will be publishing a series of blogs on the ...

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