Tag: Project Avalon

  1. Part 7: Organizing applications with Application Folders

    Hopefully many of you have been following our XenApp and XenDesktop blog series in the last month. If you’re just catching up, this series focuses on common use cases engineers are working to solve on the new Flexcast architecture. Heading into Synergy this week, we have one more blog on the topic of application folders (app folders). As XenApp customers start to migrate to XenApp 7.5 ...

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  2. Top 5 Scenarios for XenDesktop on Windows Azure

    Since Windows Azure launched I have looked forward to the day Citrix would be able to work jointly with Microsoft to support XenDesktop and XenApp workloads. We are excited that today is the day we announce support for XenDesktop 7 and XenApp 6.5 on Windows Azure. Customers can now take advantage of the leading Citrix desktop virtualization solution and all of the HDX user experience ...

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  3. XenDesktop 7 – Now Available for Download!

    Today is a very exciting day at Citrix - the highly anticipated XenDesktop 7 has been released to web! Customers current on Subscription Advantage can immediately download XenDesktop 7 and also XenApp 6.5 Feature Pack 2 from our website. So, let's go through some of the resources available to help get the most out of XenDesktop 7… Download: You'll need to have your MYCITRIX login, and Subscription ...

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  4. How can I try XenDesktop 7?

    Here at Citrix we are pleased to announce the availability of XenDesktop 7 - our newly redesigned, unified architecture for delivering, managing and monitoring both apps and desktops from a single platform.  I’m sure you have heard about all the new wonderful features for mobility, such as the HDX Mobile features that dynamically transform Windows apps and desktops to be touch-enable on any kind of ...

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  5. XenDesktop 7: Upgrade & migration paths for XenDesktop and XenApp customers

    With the release of XenDesktop 7 right around the corner we are asked frequently what version of XenDesktop would we recommend and how to migrate existing environments from previous versions of XenApp and XenDesktop.  I want to outline a few of the ways you can easily adopt XenDesktop 7 for your deployments in addition to highlighting a bit of the direction we are headed to ...

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  6. XenDesktop 7: Director and EdgeSight explained!

    There have been a lot of rumors circulating about the demise of EdgeSight.  After reading this article, it will be very clear that EdgeSight is not dead – in fact it is more alive than ever as we demonstrated in the Citrix Synergy 2013 Keynote (38:26 min. into the Keynote video).  MarkT and BradP discussed Director and EdgeSight and how we are utilizing Director as ...

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  7. Excalibur is XenDesktop 7: what does this mean for XenApp and XenDesktop customers?

    Citrix Synergy - Anaheim is shaping up to be another fantastic event this year. There was a lot of energy at the opening keynote, and one of the exciting announcements was around the upcoming XenDesktop 7 release. As many of you recall, Mark announced Project Excalibur tech preview at Citrix Synergy - Europe. Today, we hit an important milestone as Mark officially introduced Project Excalibur as ...

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  8. Get hands-on with Excalibur, XenMobile MDM & more

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    Most activities at Synergy are scheduled for a specific date and time. But in the spirit of flexible workstyles, we’ve also provided an on-demand learning choice so you can train when you’ve got some free time – on Wednesday evening, for example, or early Thursday morning. Synergy Self-paced Learning Labs are even available during the day and evening on Tuesday, May 21, so people arriving ...

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  9. The Synergy Session Catalog is now available…find out my top picks!

    It’s here! The complete Synergy Session Catalog, showcasing three full days of compelling breakouts focused on new technologies, success stories, practical guidance and proven methodologies, is now posted for your browsing pleasure. As you’ll see, the learning agenda we’ve planned for Synergy in Los Angeles is jam-packed with choices, including even more technical content on support and troubleshooting and over 100 breakouts presented by Citrix experts ...

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  10. A recap on blogs covering the Excalibur tech preview…

    Happy New Year everyone... I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday and is having a fantastic start to 2013! Last November, Citrix released the Excalibur tech preview... Since then, thousands of you have downloaded and have been providing us with very insightful and useful feedback on the Excalibur tech preview forum - we really appreciate everyone's feedback/comments! At the same time, I continue to receive two common ...

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