Tag: citrix

  1. @XDtipster – Linux VDA setup on CentOS 6.6 Pt.2

    Now that we have our Linux OS installed and prepared as per part 1 of this guide. It's time to move onto part 2 and install and configure the Linux VDA for registration with a Site Controller... Once again, I hope you enjoy the read and please sound off in the comments if you have any questions or feedback :-) Pt.2  Installing and configuring the Linux VDA 1.Configure OpenJDK The Linux VDA ...

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  2. @XDtipster – Linux VDA setup on CentOS 6.6 Pt.1

    Linux Windows

    With the Linux VDA set to drop very shortly as part of the XenApp & XenDesktop 7.6 FP2 release. It seems like a good time to share the high level, yet detailed, set-up process I followed when successfully carrying out internal testing. Taken from various sources including the tech preview RHEL install guide, my colleague Lee Bushen's detailed SLED based lab set-up guide and a tonne of Google ...

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  3. Proactive Performance Monitoring of Citrix XenServer and NVIDIA GRID Infrastructures

    NVIDIA grid

    With today’s modern large compute, network & storage infrastructures, rarely do we talk just about single product, or even a single vendor's solution being able to solve the many business challenges being faced. One important area that the Citrix Converged Infrastructure team puts considerable engineering effort into is the hypervisor layer, particularly around its features, performance and scalability. Focusing for a moment on application and desktop ...

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  4. Tech Previews for Citrix Receiver and StoreFront 3.0 Now Available

    In early March, we released the StoreFront 2.7 Technology Preview. This represented a Tech Preview for first set of components related to the Receiver X1 project. That release provided IT admins the ability to create and manage a centrally branded end user app selection experience on Receiver for Web. At today’s Synergy keynote, we’re expanding the reach of this story by announcing the availability of the ...

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  5. SLG Case Study #2: Social Services (Healthcare Edition)

    Workstations on Wheels

    As a Sales Engineer covering State and Local Government agencies in the Central US (13 states in total) I’ve had the opportunity to see trends within government verticals that hold true across state, county and city lines. Using these trends, I’ve decided to create a series of SLG Case Studies that looks at what agencies are currently accomplishing with Citrix; with the ultimate goal of ...

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  6. SLG Case Study #1: Social Services (Social Workers Edition)

    Case Study #1: Social Services

    As a Sales Engineer covering State and Local Government agencies in the Central US (13 states in total) I’ve had the opportunity to see trends within government verticals that hold true across state, county and city lines. Using these trends, I’ve decided to create a series of SLG Case Studies that looks at what agencies are currently accomplishing with Citrix; with the ultimate goal of allowing ...

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  7. Build Lower-Cost Desktops-as-a-Service Leveraging Citrix XenApp and Cisco UCS Local Storage

    With the recent updates to our v4 CSP Reference Architecture, and the release of the Cisco Validated Design for Citrix Service Providers based on our collaboration with Cisco and EMC, many of our service provider partners are now evolving their datacenter implementations to embrace the next wave of unique Desktops as a Service capabilities powered by Citrix. Over the last year, as we worked through the ...

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  8. Connecting Customers and Companies Like Never Before

    Concierge

    Today, in our fast-paced, hyper-connected world, mobile device users are able to perform so many tasks on the go, from accessing online banking, to shopping, reading, researching or working. But the ability for mobile app users to easily connect and receive fast and quality service and support from a company is still very challenging. So, where is the business-customer disconnect? The reality is that companies simply haven’t ...

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  9. XD Tipster: What’s in a Name? (The Art of Renaming a Site Database)

    Ever wondered if it's possible to rename your existing FMA Site Database without making a complete mess of your environment? No?? It turns out it's a relatively simple matter, but one that requires a few more steps then you might initially think... Before running through the steps, let's quickly recap how to change the logical Site name, as represented through Citrix Studio/PowerShell (PoSH) and, at the ...

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  10. Movilidad: la clave para llevar a tu negocio al siguiente nivel

    La movilidad empresarial es un concepto que veo surgir cada vez con más frecuencia en mis conversaciones con ejecutivos de empresas de distintos sectores. Y en esas charlas, para poder ahondar en el tema y llegar a los beneficios de esta modalidad para el negocio, tenemos que empezar dando respuesta a una pregunta clave: ¿a qué llamamos movilidad empresarial? La movilidad empresarial es brindarle a los ...

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