Tag: StoreFront

  1. Learn How StoreFront 3.0 Supports Google Chrome without NPAPI

    A couple of months ago, I blogged here to give a head-up about the disruption of user experience for Receiver for Web when Google Chrome disables NPAPI and to provide some temporary workarounds.  I indicated that we were actively working on new technology to remove the dependency on NPAPI. Today, I can announce that the new solution is included in the StoreFront 3.0 Tech Preview. In this ...

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  2. Imprivata OneSign and Citrix Receiver Integration Has Returned for Synergy!

    Throughout my seven years working for Citrix, I've been fortunate to have the opportunity to interact with clinicians, patients, healthcare ISVs, partners, healthIT professionals, researchers, consultants, account reps, and sales engineers. If I could run every "Citrix in Healthcare" conversation I've had through a word cloud generator, the largest text would read "long login times"; and it would far outshadow the second place contender, "voice ...

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  3. Setting a Default Landing Folder for Receiver for Web

    Recently I implemented a customization for a customer to set a default landing folder for Receiver for Web 2.6. As this may be useful for customers who used to follow CTX119550 to customize Web Interface to get this functionality, I am making it available here. First, follow the instruction here to configure the related Store to be a mandatory store. Then, configure the  Applications view as the default ...

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  4. Making a Splash with Storefront – A Deep Dive!

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    StoreFront is here to stay - so let’s ensure that your StoreFront servers are production-ready through solid documentation. Documentation is essential because it allows you to: Clone a StoreFront server group Help troubleshoot any issues with the deployment Re-create servers after a crash Dive deep with me during my session at Citrix Synergy, where you will see how easy it is to automagically generate awesome StoreFront documentation (in MS Word ...

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  5. How to Use SAML Authentication With StoreFront 2.6

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    The Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) provides a standard for transmitting authentication information between organizations. In particular, SAML can allow users to access resources from an entirely separate domain using their own credentials. With the latest release of StoreFront, Citrix can now provide the benefits of SAML alongside the app store experience of StoreFront for the first time. This solution can be used to help a ...

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  6. Receiver For HTML5 1.6 Enhances Graphics And Audio-Video Performance

    Last Christmas, we released Citrix Receiver for HTML5 1.5, focusing on interoperability, with capabilities like HDX insight and CloudBridge support. This release helped our customers increase the adoption of clientless access mode for Citrix Workspace Suite. Receiver for HTML5 1.6 is built with additional performance and usability enhancements. Here are some of the key improvements in this release: Bandwidth efficiency – Significant improvement for bandwidth efficiency when connected ...

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  7. Preparing For NPAPI Being Disabled by Google Chrome

    To improve Chrome's security and stability, Google announced late last year that NPAPI plugin support, a capability we've depended on for years, will be disabled by default in Chrome in April 2015. The NPAPI plugin that Receiver for Windows and Mac install enables Receiver for Web to detect that Receiver is installed and enables users to launch applications simply by clicking on them. The removal of ...

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  8. How to Disable Workspace Control Reconnect

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    A question on how to disable workspace control reconnect for Citrix Receivers has come up many times. Workspace control for Receiver for Web can be managed by editing web.config for the Receiver for Web site. Please see Citrix eDocs for details. For Receiver for Windows, workspace control can be managed on client devices by modifying the registry. Please see this Knowledgebase Article for how to implement it. This can ...

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  9. StoreFront Synchronization VIP

    In my colleague Sarah Steinhoff’s blog article entitled What Subscriptions and Server Groups Mean for StoreFront Designs, she mentions that load balanced VIPs should be utilized between StoreFront Server Groups in order to replicate the subscription data.  As part of the Citrix Consulting team that has been working with customers to deploy StoreFront, I have been asked on a number of occasions what the recommended ...

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  10. Receiver for Web – Configuration Tool

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    If you’re one of those Citrix administrators who have spent years managing Web through the MMC snap-in, there is a strong possibility that you might feel very lost when migrating to StoreFront.  Especially if you desire to customize or configure it. That’s why Feng Huang posted some amazing articles about Receiver for Web 2.0, Receiver for Web 2.5 or Receiver for Web 2.6 .  His posts are focused ...

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