Month: July 2013

Setup Netscaler for XenDesktop 7 and AppController 2.8

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This is going to be a long one Always wanted to document this myself but never had the time, so I figured why not knock two birds with one stone and blog it as well since many are probably wondering about the same…

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Invalid user for SSO Citrix AppController

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Got this wierd error when connecting to appcontroller today with my admin user. This happend for both externally and internal users. The problem ? I did a restore of my admin user in AD and hence I lost a couple of parameters on…

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How easy is it deploying XenClient ? Quick walkthrough

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Todays generation of IT-users are embracing BYOD as much as possible, where one user has multiple devices to work with. This isn’t so easy to achive with a corporate laptop. Imagine a new employee comes on board and is given a new corporate…

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Load balancing Application Catalog for Configuration Manager

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A customer asked me recently can I configure load balancing for my Application Catalog service on Configuration Manager, since It runs on Silverlight im unsure how it will work… Sure you can!The Application Catalog in Configuration Manager consist of two components, the Application…

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XenDesktop 7 beta exams

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So Citrix has released (a couple of weeks ago) beta exams of their upcoming XenDesktop 7 exams (Which are at the moment free for the taking for a limited time on pearson-vue.com)There are three exams http://training.citrix.com/cms/index.php/certification-links/new-certs/#beta-exams 1Y1-200  Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Beta…

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System Center Management Pack for VMM Fabric Dashboard 2012 R2 released

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Today Microsoft released a Management Pack for VMM 2012R2 Fabric (or a dashboard view) Which can be found here –> http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39635 If you want to install this, there are a couple of prerequistes that you need to take care of.(Which are not stated…

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Managing Ubuntu Clients with Configuration Manager

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Microsoft recently released a preview of System Center 2012 R2 and with it, they released a new version of the additional clients for Configuration Manager. You can download them from here –> http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=39360 The pack includes clients for: AIX Version 7.1, 6.1, 5.3…

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Azure and IOPS performance

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Many are thinking about moving to the cloud or at least look at the possbilities, and some might wonder can my workload function in the cloud ? or perhaps you are thinking of deploying Citrix in the cloud? For many the failure of…

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Monitoring Exchange 2013 with Operations Manager 2012

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Microsoft just released a Management Pack for Exchange 2013 and it couldn’t arrive fast enough The installation is simple as pai, download and import via management packs. You can download the management pack from here –> This Mangement Pack require the same prerequisites…

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Azure and price comparison with On-premise

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Have several customers come to me in the last couple of months asking me “How can Azure be more affordable then an on-premise solution?” “I mean a virtual machine in Azure costs more then I can run in our datacenter”. So I have…

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