Tag: desktop_virtualization

  1. Hot Off the Presses – Doug Brown Releases BYO How to Guide for DesktopPlayer for Mac

    If you've ever met industry authority Doug Brown, you instantly get a sense of his passion for virtualization and computing. That passion translates into in-depth technology analysis. Over his career, he's covered a host of products providing detailed step-by-step guides to help IT shops achieve successful trials and deployments. Well, Doug's at it again -- this time for DesktopPlayer for Mac. Earlier this week, Doug released ...

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  2. The XenMobile Guide to Mobility Mastery at Citrix Synergy 2014


    This blog will be continuously updated as we get closer to Citrix Synergy 2014. Be sure to check back frequently for even more updates on XenMobile, Mobile Workspaces and Mobility at Citrix Synergy 2014. It goes without saying but everyone has mobility on the mind today. In fact recent changes in the industry has validated the vision Citrix envisioned years ago. If mobility was an equation ...

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  3. Citrix and CSC – Its that simple!

    Get ready to get more done—however, wherever and on whatever device. Using products you already trust and some new ones you’re going to love, Citrix and CSC have created a simple, secure and scalable work environment to fit every work style. Citrix and CSC - Its that simple

  4. XenMobile and the Citrix Mobile Workspaces Architecture


    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. Forrester and Citrix on Closing the Mobile App Gap

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    Users are bringing their own devices to work and also influencing your decisions about company-issued devices.  To be productive using these devices, your users need anytime, anywhere access to all types of apps – mobile, Windows, web, and SaaS. If you’re not able to deliver the apps your users need, you may fall victim to the “app gap” and put your organization at risk. WATCH ON-DEMAND as Forrester ...

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  6. Provision your apps and desktops straight onto AWS with XenApp & XenDesktop 7.5

    As Joe pointed out in his blog about the integration of XenApp&XenDesktop and CloudPlatform, one of the really exiting new features of the new XenApp & XenDesktop 7.5 release is its native integrated provisioning and interaction with AWS EC2. Allowing one to make use of the many advantages that such a public cloud can offer. Be it extending your existing on-premises infrastructures or ramping up quickly with ...

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  7. Top 5 Lessons Learned from 250+ Cloud Production Deployments

    Businesses today realize that transforming IT to agile and efficient cloud services  is a strategic priority - it is no longer a matter of if, but when, and how.   A recent study found that for most companies, the process of selecting and implementing a cloud platform can take anywhere from 6 to 9+ months!  The key challenges businesses said they faced were the lack of staff expertise, managing application ...

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  8. XenDesktop 7.1 Planning on Hyper-V 2012 R2 Pt.4

    Welcome to the last installment for the blog series XenDesktop 7.1 planning on Hyper-V 2012 R2. Just to recap what was covered so far: Part 1: I went over some of the new networking features in Windows Server 2012 and reviewed some key XenDesktop network design decisions. Part 2: I covered the storage options available and some important storage design decisions. Part 3: I covered System Center 2012 ...

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  9. Register Now: How to Scale, Optimize and Reduce Costs when Deploying Virtual Desktops

    FlexPod is a huge success with desktop virtualization. This integrated infrastructure solution offers the scalability, performance and convenient infrastructure modularization that many look for when deploying virtual desktops. If you want to learn more about this FlexPod Solution, I encourage you to join us for this live Webcast on FlexPod Datacenter with Citrix XenDesktop Validated Design. Sign in Here: March 27th at 9 AM ET March 27th at 10 AM PT Frank Anderson (Citrix), ...

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  10. XenDesktop 7.1 Planning on Hyper-V 2012 R2 Pt.3

    Last week’s blog focused on storage design decisions when deploying XenDesktop 7.1 on Hyper-V 2012 R2. This week I will cover System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager; why it’s needed for XenDesktop deployments on Hyper-V and some important design decisions to consider. The title of this blog series is “XenDesktop 7.1 Planning on Hyper-V 2012 R2” but to be technically accurate it could be “XenDesktop ...

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