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  1. XenApp 6 Migration TechTalk and FAQ

    We've presented a TechTalk about XenApp 6 migration, with a 30 min demo of the migration tool and recommended process. Check it out here: http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/2531 We had a large attendance, and very good questions answered at the end of that presentation. I've collected them all here in a FAQ sort-of. Enjoy! Q: What versions does the Migration Tool support migrating from? A: XenApp 4.5 and above Q: Do ...

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  2. XenApp Connector for System Center Configuration Manager is almost here!

    On June 16th we will be releasing to web our XenApp 6 Connector for System Center Configuration Manager 2007 R2. The XenApp Connector will allow Configuration Manager administrators to use one management console for all their enterprise apps including on-demand apps by XenApp. Customers can now: Install and publish applications, including App-V applications, to XenApp servers Use the same application package to deliver to both desktops and ...

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  3. Citrix Virtual Channel SDK extends HDX capabilities

    Can third parties add HDX-like capabilities to XenApp and XenDesktop? Yes, with Citrix SDKs! XenApp and XenDesktop provide HDX capabilities by virtualizing the core aspects of desktops and applications (e.g. audio, video, graphics, client drive mapping and printing). Third parties can also provide high definition user experiences for special scenarios or devices, thanks to the Citrix Virtual Channel Software Development Kit (SDK). The Virtual Channel SDK ...

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  4. Mark your calendars for the most exciting XenApp Synergy Session

    I think the most exciting Synergy session on XenApp is "SYN304 - What's new in XenApp, the inside scoop". I & my co-speaker Modesto Tabares will not disappoint you and you will find all the great reasons why you should migrate to XenApp 6 yesterday! And if you are looking for a boring power point presentation, please don't come to this session. This session is ...

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  5. Why can you only launch apps from the Start menu with Receiver?

    Many of you have asked why Receiver no longer enables users to launch applications by right-clicking the online plug-in icon in the bottom right corner of the screen then clicking on the application in a list. This was a purposeful transition. Citrix Receiver was designed to conform to and leverage the native OS as much as possible. For Windows, this means using the ...

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  6. XenApp and Configuration Manager, Better Together!

    Today at MMS, Microsoft shared our joint vision for a single, integrated view and consolidated management of all enterprise applications with the XenApp Connector for ConfigMgr 2007 R2. I've been working in on this module for a while, and I know we have something special here. The XenApp Connector for ConfigMgr has two components: a service that synchronizes the ConfigMgr and XenApp databases; and a GUI extension ...

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  7. 1.2.3.4.5…..6.7.8

    Why is there a gap between 5 and 6? If you're transitioning from XenApp 5 to XenApp 6, those numbers are fairly important to you. XenApp 6 for Windows Server 2008 R2 has many great features, and we've had some customers anxiously waiting for it for several months now. XenApp 6 has been available for a few weeks, and hopefully many of ...

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  8. Migrating to XenApp 6 made easy!

    Today we released a XenApp 6 migration tool beta. This tool enables customers to migrate their legacy XenApp farm to a XenApp 6 farm. It is a simple, fast and powerful tool built using PowerShell. Some of the features include: Leverage PowerShell commands to export all server and farm settings/policies, applications, folders, load evaluators and administrators Stage your migration without introducing instability to existing production environments - ...

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  9. Delivering the Newest and Best Experience with Citrix Receiver

    With the introduction of XenApp6 in March, we released more new Citrix Receiver components in a single month than ever before! To download and deliver all the latest plug-ins, just use your Merchandising Server check for updates function: Online 12.0 for Windows- HDX Plug-n-Play USB Device Redirection, improved graphics performance, seamless taskbar grouping Offline 6.0 for Windows- Compatibility with Microsoft Office 2010 Online 11.1 for Mac including Dazzle - ...

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  10. Best Practice for delivering Microsoft Office Communicator (OCS) using XenApp 6

    There are many customers who deployed Microsoft Office Communicator on XenApp for instant messaging, presence info & audio conferencing. And with the XenApp 6 release, we introduced a new HDX RealTime feature that enables customers to host Microsoft Office Communicator on XenApp servers and enable end users to use their web cams for video conferencing. Though we have targeted Office Communicator video conferencing with XenApp ...

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