Tag: NetScaler

  1. Understanding Performance of NetScaler VPX


      In the Solutions Lab, we utilize NetScaler technology in all of our projects for a simple reason.  It is often much easier to deploy VPX instances or leverage SDX systems running VPX instances rather than track down actual appliances. VPX instances allows us to be much more flexible in the lab environment.  So, understanding how a VPX performs in supporting XenDesktop ICA users has become ...

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  2. Citrix NetScaler Integration with Cisco Nexus Switch Product Line


    Data centre operations management is a very complex and tedious task. With more and more applications moving to cloud, the only way to manage the complexity is by providing innovative solutions that offer flexibility, simplification and automation. Citrix NetScaler integration with Cisco Nexus series switches exactly offers the same. Citrix NetScaler uses Remote Integrated Service Engine (RISE) technology from Cisco that simplifies provisioning and configuration of ...

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  3. Cisco RISE is Available on Citrix NetScaler and Supported on Nexus 5000, 6000, 7000 & 7700


    (Authored by Avni Baveja, Software Engineer, Cisco Data Center Group) Simple is rarely a word used to describe Data center or Campus networks. Network operators and administrators are often bogged down by the complexity of network design and related configuration. Cisco has an innovative solution that simplifies setting up load balancer devices. Network services like load balancers now use Remote Integrated Service Engine(RISE) on Nexus switches.  RISE enables simplified ...

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  4. Become a NetScaler Master. Join the February Master Class Webinar.

    Date: Feb 4, 2015 | 2:00 PM GMT Hosted by: Citrix Europe (EMEA) Wednesday, February 4, 2015 2:00 PM GMT (9:00 AM ET/ 6:00 AM PT) Register now Americas Wednesday, February 4, 2015 1:00 PM ET (10:00 AM PT / 6:00 PM GMT) Register now What You Will Learn Welcome to the Citrix NetScaler Master Class. At these live webinars you will learn about the most critical elements of cloud infrastructures and enterprise datacenter architectures. Get details on ...

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  5. Ringing in the New Year by Upleveling the AppFirewall Performance and Additional Capabilities

    Woman hand with new year bell

    What a great way to start the year!   With bells ringing as AppFirewall enhancements (released in the 10.5-53.9010.e software release) functionally improve flexibility and performance. Let's start with AppFirewall performance improvements The development team released 10.5-53.9010.e at the end of December, 2014.  Some of the performance numbers for AppFirewall basic throughput are higher than before.  In some cases such as MPX 8005, MPX 8015 and MPX ...

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  6. NetScaler Best Practice With VMAC In A High Availability Configuration

    NetScaler outperforms.

    The NetScaler appliance is an extremely flexible application delivery controller (ADC). With the default configuration in place, the NetScaler IP addresses are ‘floating’, which means that they are not restricted to any particular interface. Additionally with a High Availability (HA) configuration in place, all of the NetScaler-owned IP addresses (apart from the NSIP – the NetScaler IP Address) will be shared across the HA pair. ...

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  7. NetScaler SNIPs Bound To An Interface Without A VLAN


    NetScaler SNIPs Bound To An Interface Without A VLAN That’s right! Did you know that the NetScaler has another method to bind a SNIP IP address to an interface without having to create an L3 (layer three) VLAN? Well it does, so keep reading below to find out how. Interestingly enough the feature that I’m going to discuss in this blog post was introduced in NetScaler firmware ...

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  8. NetScaler VLAN’s Demystified

    Port Based VLANs

    The Citrix NetScaler appliance is an amazingly flexible application delivery controller (ADC). It’s capable of performing both simple and very complex tasks, positioning it solidly for the eighth consecutive year in the Gartner Leaders Quadrant for ADC’s: http://www.citrix.com/news/announcements/oct-2014/citrix-positioned-for-the-eighth-consecutive-year-in-the-leaders.html Unlike many networking devices the NetScaler uses ‘floating’ IP addresses, which means that any NetScaler-owned IP address can egress any NetScaler interface with the generic default ‘vanilla’ configuration ...

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  9. NetScaler in 2014. Top-10 News Releases to Delight In


    In all the clutter that has become news these days, you may have missed blog posts or news about some of the wonderful NetScaler things to remember in 2014: 1.  More multi-tenancy flexibility with admin partitions Whether I am with Dubai, Spain or US customers, folks are excited to see this feature.  Customers continue to want SDX , the hot multi-tenant appliance that now features Admin Partitions.  ...

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  10. Leaders in the DaaS Market: Announcing the Citrix Service Provider Award Finalists

    Citrix Service Providers Recognized with Pins at Citrix Summit 2013

    Finalists for the 2014 Citrix Service Provider Awards have achieved great success in designing, marketing and selling Citrix-based hosted services.  Leaders in the Desktops-as-a-Service (DaaS) market with excited customers, unique technical implementations and marketing success, these finalists demonstrate a prominent role among Citrix Service Providers. It’s exciting that two of this year’s finalists were also finalists for the 2013 Citrix Service Provider Awards. This year a ...

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