Tag: hdx

  1. More Flexibility In Lync 2013 Delivery From XenApp and XenDesktop

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    Recognizing that Microsoft Lync is a strategic application for many organizations, Citrix has done more than any other vendor to optimize the delivery of Lync in virtualized environments. We led the way with the introduction of the HDX RealTime Optimization Pack for Lync 2010 in June 2012 and also embraced Microsoft’s VDI Plug-in solution for Lync 2013. Now, as part of the XenApp and XenDesktop ...

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  2. Accessing ICA RTT Metrics for Citrix HDX and XenDesktop and XenApp

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    One of the useful metrics available for ICA is a latency measurement known as the Round Trip Time (RTT).  This is basically the time interval measured at the client between the first step (user action) and the last step (graphical response displayed). This metric can be thought of as a measurement of the screen lag that a user experiences while interacting with an application hosted ...

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  3. Cisco Releases VXME Update for Jabber

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    The best way to deliver Cisco’s Jabber® client from Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop is with the Cisco Virtualization Experience Media Engine (VXME). Jabber is Cisco’s flagship Unified Communications client, supporting presence, instant messaging (IM), desktop sharing and audio-video conferencing. The key to delivering Unified Communications clients like Jabber at scale in a desktop virtualization environment is to offload the media processing to the user device ...

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  4. Citrix UK User Group Meeting – 2nd April 2015, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. Bring Your Own Session (BYOS)

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    Andrew Wood (@gilwood_cs) , CTP (Citrix Technology Professional) has announced on behalf of the UK Citrix User Group Organising Committee - a call for speakers and registrations for the group’s next meeting in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Many of us from Citrix attend this events to meet real users and get feedback into what our priorities for support, product features and documentation should be. Belo is Andrew’s announcement ...

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  5. Feedback Wanted: How Good is Printing in a Virtualised Environment? – Citrix Universal Printing

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    About 8 months ago I took over as Product Manager for our printing products for Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp, including Citrix UPD (Universal Print Driver) and Citrix UPS (Universal Print Server). Since then we’ve been investing heavily in the underlying architecture, scalability and reliability of the solutions. We’ve also been working on improving the documentation, reference architectures and performance data available around the products. Now we ...

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  6. Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp – How to Determine HDX Display Mode

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    Just a quick blog to highlight the recent availability of a new CTX article (CTX200370), which I think is super useful and a must read for anyone using HDX or HDX 3D Pro! A few months ago, my colleagues Fedi Saidane and Gabriel Nguyen, wrote what is probably the best blog on HDX Graphics ever written, in which they covered how to understand HDX graphics modes ...

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  7. 5 Reasons to Choose XenMobile WorxMail over Good’s Secure Email for EMM

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    According to IDG Enterprise, email is the leading mobile enterprise app that employees depend on to be productive.   Most organizations are looking to address business requirements but in many cases overlook important user requirements and also IT requirements. You can have the most compliant email solution but if it doesn’t deliver a great user experience and give IT and comprehensive and integrated solution you may have ...

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  8. PowerShell: Getting ICA and HDX Metrics, Monitoring Data and Policy Settings via WMI

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    I recently wrote a blog (which you can read here) about how XenApp and XenDesktop users can determine the HDX Display Mode by following advice in CTX200370 including methods using HDX Monitor and WMIC command line. As it is possible to access this information from the command line via WMIC you can also to do this within a PowerShell Script calling WMIC. I thought it might be ...

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  9. Probably the Best EMEA CAD Event and it is FREE! Save the date for Develop3DLive! Warwick, UK, 26th March 2015

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    Just a quick blog and personal recommendation for what I consider to be hands-down the best CAD user and industry event in EMEA, possibly the world. In fact it doesn’t just cover CAD but CAM, CAE, PLM, Rendering, 3D technologies, haptic devices, virtual reality, 3D Printing; with 4 streams of technology.       Develop3D LIVE! Will be held at Warwick University, UK, on March 26th 2015, with headline ...

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  10. Site Wide View of HDX Graphics Modes

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      Some time ago I wrote an article covering the “HDX encoding methods” or HDX graphics modes in XenDesktop 7, a topic which has recently been expanded on in another great article found here which really delves into policy settings and additional recommendations and I recommend them both as background reading to this post. In fact I will not be covering any of the details surrounding ...

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