Tag: virtualization

  1. A Tale Of Two Consultants

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    It was the best of times, it was the worst of times… Actually, it’s just the best of times for @CitrixPartners. This is the story of two consulting companies. One is a Citrix Solutions Advisor (Xena Systems) and the other (Legacy Consultants), well, isn’t. You see, back at Microsoft's World Partner Conference, Citrix announced that we would provide AppDNA for FREE to our CSA partners for use in Windows ...

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  2. @XDtipster – Configuring Multistage Power Policy Rules (FMA Internals Co-op)

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    Still fresh in mind after delivering a great FMA Internals Power management session @ E2EVC in Berlin (thanks for having us Justin, a.k.a. Alex Juschin!!) with my good friend and FMA Internals Co-op co-founder Bas van Kam, I'm going to take a quick look at one of the topics we covered on the day: the Extended Disconnect Power Policy settings hidden DEEP within the XenDesktop/FMA SDK. OK, so maybe that's ...

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  3. Last Chance for CCIAs and/or CCEEs to Use the Update Paths!

    Effective August 11, 2015, Citrix will expire the update paths for those with a valid (unexpired) CCIA or CCEE certification interested in upgrading from CCIA to CCE – V, CCIA to CCP – V or CCEE to CCP – V. In 2013, Citrix announced those update paths, which are as follows: CCIA--> take and pass the 1Y0-400 exam and attain the CCE – V certification; or take and pass the ...

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  4. @XDtipster – Linux VDA setup on CentOS 6.6, Pt.3

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    Welcome to the third and final part of my Linux VDA on CentOS 6.6 Blog series... (Nearly there!!!) If you have just stumbled across this post and would like to go back and review what has come before just click on the links below: Part 1 - Installing and preparing the Linux OS Part 2 - Installing and configuring the Linux VDA Once again, I hope you enjoy the ...

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  5. @XDtipster – Linux VDA setup on CentOS 6.6 Pt.2

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    Now that we have our Linux OS installed and prepared as per part 1 of this guide. It's time to move onto part 2 and install and configure the Linux VDA for registration with a Site Controller... Once again, I hope you enjoy the read and please sound off in the comments if you have any questions or feedback :-) Pt.2 Installing and configuring the Linux VDA 1.Configure OpenJDK The Linux ...

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  6. @XDtipster – Linux VDA setup on CentOS 6.6 Pt.1

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    With the Linux VDA set to drop very shortly as part of the XenApp & XenDesktop 7.6 FP2 release. It seems like a good time to share the high level, yet detailed, set-up process I followed when successfully carrying out internal testing. Taken from various sources including the tech preview RHEL install guide, my colleague Lee Bushen's detailed SLED based lab set-up guide and a tonne of Google ...

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  7. Top 10 (+1) Citrix Synergy Sessions … Watch Them Today!

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    I don’t know what it is about top ten lists: I can never stick to just ten.  This time, my reasoning is solid: the content at Citrix Synergy 2015 in Orlando was too valuable to limit to ten. When you see the level of training offered in these technical breakout sessions, I think you’ll agree that 11 was a much better choice. Based on attendee survey comments—along ...

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  8. Bringing Back the Forgotten Art of Talking with Your Customers

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    As part of my job on the Customer Experience Design team at Citrix, I’m often asked to facilitate events to help Citrix employees better understand our customers. This is part of an ongoing effort to maintain our focus as a human outcomes company. At the end of the day, we believe (as I’m sure many of you do, too) that our success depends on delivering the ...

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  9. Top 12 Reasons to Visit Ask the Experts @ Synergy

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    Back by popular demand--bigger, better and newly designed--Ask the Experts is lining up to provide the best technical advice! Visit the Ask the Experts Bar in the Citrix Booth Experience at Citrix Synergy to speak with Citrix experts! Our experts this year are from around the world and include Engineers, Consultants, Support Readiness Specialists and Technical Specialists! Whether your questions are about the latest product enhancements, troubleshooting or ...

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  10. @XDtipster – What’s in a Name? (The Art of Renaming a Site Database)

    Ever wondered if it's possible to rename your existing FMA Site Database without making a complete mess of your environment? No?? It turns out it's a relatively simple matter, but one that requires a few more steps then you might initially think... Before running through the steps, let's quickly recap how to change the logical Site name, as represented through Citrix Studio/PowerShell (PoSH) and, at the ...

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