Tag: xenserver

  1. Seamless Failover Between Sites with Melio and NetScaler

    Melio 2

    Melio, a new addition to the Citrix portfolio, provides high availability of data and workloads such as XenDesktop and XenApp. Customers can scale out and achieve high availability in one datacenter, or across multiple active-active geo-distributed datacenters. Melio is an enterprise storage and data virtualization platform. It extends the benefits of virtualization to the storage layer (by decoupling data from physical storage) in much the same way that server virtualization decouples the ...

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  2. Get a Free Sneak Peek at the New XenServer 6.5 SP1 Training

    Register for the webinar and learn about Resource Pools in XenServer 6.5 SP1

    If you’re a regular reader of the Citrix blog, you may have seen the post last week announcing the release of a new course from Citrix Education. Deploying & Managing Enterprise Virtualization Solutions with XenServer will be first taught at Citrix headquarters in Ft. Lauderdale on August 24th, and will teach you all the skills you need to configure and administer XenServer 6.5 SP1. We're just as ...

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  3. Here’s How to Be First for XenServer 6.5 SP1 Training from Citrix

    Citrix XenServer 6.5 increases speed, scalability and performance of enterprise-grade desktop, cloud and server virtualization deployments through enhancements to networking, storage, graphics and operational management. The release of SP1 saw a number of new features and enhancements, including a new 64-bit control domain (dom0), nVIDIA vGPU scalability improvement, and significant networking and storage performance improvements. If you're looking to learn about XenServer 6.5 SP1, I've got ...

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  4. @IngmarVerheij – Setting Up a Persistent WAN Emulator

    The ICA traffic is processed by the WAN emulator, the other (eg. Internet) traffic isn't.

    Now that FrameHawk is released (can we get a whoop whoop!?!) we can all get our hands dirty on testing this amazing piece of technology. FrameHawk helps you serve users (or subscribers as we'd like to name them) from locations where the connection is not as reliable as we'd like. When we're facing lossy connections, commonly referred to as packet loss, this extension of HDX ...

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  5. System Test Automation at Citrix

    We automate for a reason. At Citrix we seek to automate both the provisioning of complex product deployments and the execution of system and interoperability tests on those deployments. Automated provisioning of Citrix products preserves test engineer time for actual testing as opposed to routine set-up. Automated test execution allows routine regression testing to be done early and often. Both are valuable. Both help us achieve our ...

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  6. Proactive Performance Monitoring of Citrix XenServer and NVIDIA GRID Infrastructures

    NVIDIA grid

    With today’s modern large compute, network & storage infrastructures, rarely do we talk just about single product, or even a single vendor's solution being able to solve the many business challenges being faced. One important area that the Citrix Converged Infrastructure team puts considerable engineering effort into is the hypervisor layer, particularly around its features, performance and scalability. Focusing for a moment on application and desktop ...

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  7. Virtualizing the Traditional University

    Animal House (1978)

    I don’t want to sound like an alarmist, but there is a growing trend on University campuses around the globe. And if, like me, you are the parent of a soon-to-be college freshman (fingers crossed), it could impact you in a number of ways. I’m talking about the demise of the traditional computer lab. You remember the computer lab. That room full of tables--row after row--lined ...

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  8. My Way, Your Way, or the Highway: All Roads Lead to HDX 3D Pro

    NVIDIA at Citrix Synergy

    HDX 3D Pro is a set of graphics acceleration technologies that optimize the delivery of rich graphic apps in Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop. The choice of hypervisor is yours! Register Now to learn more on the Citrix Ready Webinar, Wednesday June 3 2015 at 9:30AM PDT HDX 3D Pro conquers the final frontier of mobile workspaces: remote access to high performance, high fidelity interactive graphics and 3D rendering. ...

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  9. Citrix Ready Technical Webinar with NVIDIA

    Blow your designers minds by combining 3D apps with XenDesktop and NVIDIA GPUs Got key users with 3D apps? Already familiar with XenDesktop? Want to blow your designers minds by combining 3D apps with Desktop Virtualization? Your key users drive your company IP. Desktop Virtualization with NVIDIA graphics will drive your key users’ productivity. Learn the quickest path to implement the new vGPU support for your XenDesktop ...

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  10. Citrix Teams with Mirantis and OpenStack, Serves Up Big Wins for Customers

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    Hot on the heels of our announcement that we were joining the OpenStack Foundation, we’re excited to announce some specific vendors that we’re starting to integrate with – in particular, our good friends over at Mirantis. For those of you who follow the market closely, Mirantis is now one of the largest and most successful OpenStack distributions out in the market and bring both great software ...

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