Tag Archives: xendesktop

XenApp 7.5 the return of XenApp

So after the public announcement Citrix made earlier today, it was clear that they are going to bring back XenApp to life more or less. You can see more about the product here –> Not quite, even thou it is called XenApp it is still running the XenDesktop FMA architecture beneath. The reason why they… Read More »

XenDesktop 7.1 TechPreview Service Template

Citrix released yesterday a tech preview of their Service Template for XenDesktop 7.1 for System Center Virtual Machine Manager. This template allows for rapid and easy deployment of an entire XenDesktop 7 infrastructure, including setup of Director, License Server, Desktop Delivery Controller and Storefront. It does not by default include Netscaler as part of the… Read More »

News from Citrix and Microsoft

Wow this has been a huge day for both Microsoft and Citrix.First of Microsoft announced today publically that they are making RemoteFX clients for all mobile platforms (Maybe part of the Mohoro DaaS?) Which means that Microsoft VDI and with Storage dedup might make MIcrosoft a better alternative and gain some lost grounds there, because… Read More »

Citrix on Microsoft Azure

This is huge news! Microsoft Azure has for some time now had a solid IaaS platform with suppor for most of the different Windows Server roles and features, except the most importent one RDS. Since Microsoft until recently didn’t allow for use of RDS or other options like Citrix to run against Azure, (because of… Read More »

Citrix Project Excalibur training

Citrix has released a number of training videos regarding Project Excalibur, you can find them in the links below. Part 1, Excalibur introductionhttp://bit.ly/PN7vHD Part 2, Excalibur installationhttp://bit.ly/Q5Cq3o Part 3, Citrix Studiohttp://bit.ly/ZnP5z1 Part 4, Master Imagehttp://bit.ly/Z847K3 Part 5, Citrix Storefronthttp://bit.ly/UvDMFG Part 6, Machine Cataloghttp://bit.ly/Z83Oi5 Part 7, Deliver Groupshttp://bit.ly/RQdI3K Part 8, Delivering Applicationshttp://bit.ly/WT60vN Part 9, Citrix Receiverhttp://bit.ly/SUzWTz… Read More »