Tag: StoreFront

  1. Top Questions from Service Providers: Accelerating Multi-tenant Hosting Businesses

    Q&A for July 23 Webinar: "Available Today - New Technologies and Updates for Citrix Service Providers"

    Hosted services profit is made when implementing and supporting multi-tenant environments is straightforward, elegant and efficient. Service providers that joined the July Citrix Service Provider Program webinar--detailing the new releases of CloudPortal Services Manager and App Orchestration--had great questions themed around reacting quickly to disaster scenarios, balancing implementations of new services with management of existing hosting environments, and more. Released July 14, 2015, the latest CloudPortal Services ...

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  2. StoreFront 3.0: Message Customization

    *Updated to work with Firefox, Chrome, etc. It can be very helpful when you can make your employees aware of any maintenance that might affect the systems and applications they access. Below I will detail a few simple customizations in StoreFront 3.0 you can use to do just that.   As you can see in the above image I have added a green bar with the scrolling text ...

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  3. Introducing App Orchestration 2.6 for XenApp, XenDesktop & StoreFront 3.0

    App Orchestration

    What’s new in App Orchestration 2.6 Today, Citrix released a new version of App Orchestration to help service providers efficiently manage and scale their hosted app and desktop business. • App Orchestration support for XenDesktop 7.6 and StoreFront 3.0 • New validated guidance for high availability and disaster planning • New features to simplify and speed up deployment Citrix Service Providers love XenApp and XenDesktop because they provide ...

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  4. (Old) Receiver Is Dead. Long Live (New) Receiver.

    We’re excited to announce the general availability of the new versions of Receiver for Windows, Mac, Linux, Web, HTML5, and ChromeOS. These new Receivers will have support for the new unified experience, provided you point them at a suitable StoreFront 3.0 deployment, which also released at the end of last month. New versions of Receiver for Android and iOS are on their way and the limited ...

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  5. Receiver for HTML5 1.7 Supports Session Reliability and File Transfer

    Last quarter our Citrix Receiver for HTML5 1.6 focused on graphics robustness and audio-video performance. This release helped our customers increase the adoption of clientless access mode for Citrix Workspace Suite. Receiver for HTML5 1.7 enables more use cases helping further increase the adoption by Citrix customers. Here are some of the key improvements in this release: Session Reliability: True mobility today faces the challenges of switching ...

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  6. Rewriting the Session ClientName from StoreFront

    One popular customisation applied to Web Interface is to rewrite the Client Name used in the session to allow policies or local scripts to reflect a custom business need. Some customisations are fairly simple. For example, some would copy the user name into the client name, but other customers used complex logic to encode many different fields into this data. In WI, the changes here were ...

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  7. What’s New in StoreFront 3.0

    StoreFront 2.6

    StoreFront 3.0 has just been released. By now, hopefully you have learned that the headline feature for this release is to provide the unified user experience across all receivers and improve customizability.   If you would like to learn more about this, please refer to Richard's blog articles here. But back to the release! Today I would like to call out  all the other new features available in StoreFront ...

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  8. StoreFront Scalability Update

    Overview It’s been a while since we’ve published scalability numbers on StoreFront, so I wanted to broadcast an update for 3 reasons: A ton has changed from two years ago since we last did testing on StoreFront 2.0 (Planning Guide here) More and more customers are now migrating from Web Interface to StoreFront We have made some interesting discoveries and the Community has the right to know!   Receiver for Web ...

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  9. A Different Approach to a Single FQDN for StoreFront and NetScaler Gateway

    NetScaler logo

      How can users be educated to use a single URL, while still having a StoreFront base URL that is different from the NetScaler Gateway URL? We're going to show you. Please keep in mind this solution works best for Receiver for Web. This solution does work with the Native Receiver, but the Provisioning file would be the easiest way to configure the Native Receiver in my opinion. In this ...

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  10. 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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