Tag: xenserver

  1. Citrix supports NVIDIA GRID™ vGPU™ for XenApp!

    Today I’m pleased to announce support for NVIDIA vGPU for XenApp on Citrix XenServer. Citrix has supported GPU-sharing for XenApp for a long while now, for NVIDIA (and other vendors) GPUs, on vSphere, XenServer and Physical servers. This support complements the existing GPU-sharing for XenApp feature based upon GPU-passthrough; whereby one GPU is passed through to one XenApp windows server VM, the sharing occurs in the ...

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  2. Citrix Ready HP ProLiant SL270s

      Citrix Ready with Citrix XenServer 6.2. HP ProLiant SL270s is a server solution, part of the HP ProLiant SL6500 Scalable System designed for Hyperscale and High Performance Computing market segments. This solution is Citrix Ready with Citrix XenServer 6.2. It reduces solution costs, maximizes power efficiency and eases customer serviceability. The server serves this capability by utilizing Intel’s Ivy Bridge EP CPU architecture. HP is known for ...

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  3. Monitor your Cloud with ScienceLogic

    What do Old Bay potato chips, the Potomac River and IT monitoring have in common? They all converged at ScienceLogic Symposium in National Harbor, Maryland at the end of October, where I had the opportunity to represent Citrix as one of their technology partners. ScienceLogic is a CitrixReady certified partner that has IT monitoring software that integrates with Citrix CloudPlatform. I learned that more and more ...

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  4. vGPU and GPU passthrough for NVIDIA GRID – Unify on Citrix XenDesktop – Hello to the K160Q, K180Q and K280Q!

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    Citrix introduced architectural changes with XenDesktop 7.6 that on-going, will allow Citrix XenServer and/or NVIDIA GPU/vGPU enhancements to be automatically available to XenDesktop. Previously, the introduction of new vGPU types or GPU cards from NVIDIA had required a XenServer hotfix e.g. to use the K120Q and K220Q vGPU types designed for scalability back in March.   Last week saw the release by NVIDIA of two new vGPU ...

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  5. Generic USB Redirection in XenApp 7.6

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    Our customers enjoy the Generic USB Redirection feature in Citrix XenDesktop This is best utilized for simplifying their USB peripheral related use cases. Generic USB redirection provides a valuable solution for specialty devices for which there is no optimized virtual channel. Following the 7.6 release, we are introducing Generic USB redirection on Citrix XenApp (RDSH platform). With existing Windows Receiver versions (those available as of the date of this article) ...

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  6. Citrix User Group Norway – October 29-31st 2014 – Carry on Cruising!

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    The Citrix User Group in Norway is running their next meeting on a two day sea cruise! Norway is a notoriously expensive country but it seems ferry cruises aren’t , so if you’ve been deterred by the high cost of Oslo hotels in the past check it out! Even if you can’t make it with the Norwegian events regularly attractive 140+ attendees it’ll be worth ...

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  7. The Report of CloudStack’s Death was a Great Exaggeration

    The title of this post is a riff on the now famous quote by Mark Twain a.k.a. Samuel Clemens about the New York Journal’s confusion between him and at time his ailing cousin James Ross Clemens who was a continent away. The same thing happened recently with regards to two unrelated events. An organizational change here at Citrix and the perceived vitality of one of ...

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  8. Citrix Partners With Intel to Feature Array of Mobile Workspace Solutions at IDF14

    This week at Intel Developer Forum 14 #IDF14 in San Francisco, Citrix and Intel will highlight our expanded partnership with a number of new technology demonstrations. Citrix Mobile Workspaces leadership will be on full display with Citrix solutions featuring Intel technology across enterprise mobility, networking, cloud and data center, clients and Chrome. Citrix was invited by Intel to showcase a cross-section of additional technology solutions within four ...

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  9. Citrix Technology Exchange 2014 – Munich 21-22 October 2014

    Germany truly is a nation of engineers and technologists, having left Siemens PLM for Citrix HDX, I now seem to spend a lot more time than I ever did in Germany (and apologising for my lack of German) and in October I’ll be at the Citrix Technology Exchange 2014, Munich, October 21st-22th 2014. I love the fact Citrix is focussing more on regional events rather ...

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  10. Citrix XenServer Tech Preview: Citrix Delivers Continued Commitment to the Future of XenServer

    Since we announced the "full" open-sourcing of XenServer back in 2013, there have been many questions and concerns about whether or not Citrix was committed to continuing its investments in Citrix XenServer.  Some have even implied that somehow Citrix had decided to discontinue XenServer as a commercially-supported product and technology. Nothing could be further from the truth. Citrix XenServer is alive and well!  It powers over 40% ...

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