Tag: citrix

  1. Updating Database Connection Strings in XenDesktop 7.x

    A while ago I did a post about updating connection strings for mirroring. Since then, I've had other requests for connection string manipulations. So I'm going to pull them into one post with an update for 7.6, Availability Groups and script updates. XenDesktop 7.6 XenDesktop 7.6 introduced the Analytics Service which also needs its db connection string updating. The service is responsible for sending information back to ...

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  2. New Way of Selecting Sessions for Troubleshooting

    Consider the case where an administrator wants to select a user session and troubleshoot the session from the help desk page.  Prior to now, when an administrator came to the help desk page,  the default session was already selected.  So, in cases where a user needed  to search  through multiple sessions, it required the user to go back again and select the correct session.  To ...

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  3. Navigating the sea of technology options: Top trends from EDUCAUSE 2014

      Another great year at EDUCAUSE! I love having the opportunity to connect with education leaders—hearing the successes, challenges, and opportunities from different schools across the world, and this year I certainly noticed a change. Throughout 2012 and 2013, there was a rush for schools to become more innovative on many levels—technology, curriculum, programs. It was a fantastic push in the right direction. Schools were getting creative ...

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  4. Citrix to create 50 new jobs in Ireland in 2014

    Good news! Citrix is further increasing its Dublin workforce by 50 new employees, meaning that the company headcount in Ireland will grow to 265 people by the end of 2014. The open positions include roles in sales, IT shared services and technical support.  Details on these new roles and other open positions can be found on www.citrix.com/careers and a recruitment day will also be held ...

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  5. Announcing 100% iOS 8 Compatibility for XenMobile

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    The Citrix XenMobile team is happy to announce full iOS 8 compatibility for all editions of XenMobile (cloud or on-premise) including: XenMobile MDM, App, and Enterprise Editions.   About iOS 8 iOS 8 is the latest software release, from Apple, meant for its mobile product line. iOS 8 is compatible with iPhone 4s onwards, iPod 5th generation, iPad 2 onwards, iPad Mini 1st generation onwards and Apple TV ...

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  6. The Way to a Mobility Transformed Business: the Software-defined Workplace

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    Marc Andreessen was right—software really is eating the world. While in the past office productivity was determined by physical constraints, with people tethered to specific zones of productivity like buildings and desktop computers, we’ve moved beyond that now. Software can take us beyond those limitations to do what we need to do, when and where we need to do it. A car becomes a conference room ...

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  7. Service Providers Enable Bring Your Own Active Directory Identity for Desktops-as-a-Service using CloudPortal Services Manager ADSync

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    In the IT world, decision makers find themselves choosing between two options for servicing IT needs, traditional on-premises deployed IT and IT-as-a-service from a service provider. Businesses are flocking to the IT-as-a-service model that provides better cost elasticity and the ability to accurately predict IT spend. However, organizations are hesitant to abandon the investment made in on-premises in hardware, software and processes that are paid ...

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  8. Mobility, Cloud and the End User Computing Message at VMworld

    The California Gold Rush of 1849 brought rapid growth to San Francisco.  150 years later, a different type of prospecting is luring people to the Bay Area.  Last  week, I attended my first VMworld conference in San Francisco with other members of the Citrix team expecting to take in the latest VMware view of the familiar topics of mobility, cloud and end user computing. In three ...

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  9. Demystifying the ShareFile user provisioning process through XenMobile App Controller

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    ShareFile and XenMobile are undoubtedly the industry leaders in the EMM and the EFSS space and together they enable any enterprise to truly mobilize their workforce. At Citrix, we are working hard not only to make these products great individually, but also to ensure integrations that make these products a natural fit for each other and seamlessly harness each other capabilities. Read the blog here to ...

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  10. Promote your business with a Partner Spotlight story

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    Partners often wonder how to highlight themselves and broadcast their extraordinary stories. Some roadblocks however can be lack of time to craft the right content or simply not knowing how to begin developing an articulate story. Fortunately, Citrix is making it easier for our partners to showcase their advancements and achievements. Introducing Partner Spotlights, a gratis service that offers partners professional copy writing that describes their ...

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