Month: May 2016

XenServer 7 and Docker managment of NetScaler CPX and Windows Server 2016

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So lately I’ve been doing alot of content around first of Containers! Containers is a feature that runs inside and operatingsystem which slices it up into logical pieces. More importantly its operating system virtualization, and NOT machine virtualization. So I’ve written about Windows…

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Citrix Synergy day 2 summary!

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So alot of information appeard on day 2 of the Synergy keynote as well! So this is a summary of the new announcements today. Now there werent so many new stuff to discuss today, since many updates are published in the breakout sessions,…

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Guide to Understanding the Citrix Logon Process for XenApp/XenDesktop

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Goliath recently released a free eBook on understanding the logon process to a Citrix environment and they break it down into different pieces where they show how the different processes which are running during a logon. Then they go into how they use…

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Summary of todays annoucements at Citrix Synergy

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So like many people I have been watching todays keynote from the comfort of my own chair, and taken notes during the entire keynote. So people don’t have to read all the annoucements from every minor annoucement and rewatch the keynote here is…

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New award Citrix Technology Advocate (CTA)!

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There is no denying that I have been working alot with Citrix stuff books/blogging/speaking/community stuff, yesterday I was notified from Citrix that I have been awared with a new community title from Citrix called Citrix Technology Advocate (or CTA) I’m grateful and honored…

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Microservices and Containers, how does Windows Server 2016 fit into the mix? With drawnings!

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After spending alot of time trying to understand and grapsping the concepts of Containers and Microservices I decided I wanted to share the understanding I have, hopefully it will enlighten others as well. Also this is going to be from a Microsoft perspective…

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So why choose Citrix over Microsoft RDS?

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So this question came up a couple of days ago in my inbox, what actually makes customers choose Citrix over plain RDS?Isn’t RDS good enough in many circumstances? and has Citrix out-played its role in the application/desktop delivery marked? Not likely… So this…

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Setting up the NetScaler CPX load balancing on a Ubuntu Docker host with Nginx

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After being a unicorn for some time, Citrix did finally release the Docker based NetScaler called CPX! NOTE: CPX can be downloaded from here –> https://www.citrix.com/downloads/netscaler-adc/betas-and-tech-previews/cpx-111-405.html If you have the proper Citrix Partner access. But as of now the CPX can be used…

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NetScaler Management and Analytics Systems

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So earlier today, actually two hours after I was done at work and was walking my dog, Citrix actually released a tech preview of their next-generation Insight and Command Center (Yes! they merged it) into a new product which is now in tech…

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Nutanix & Citrix better together with Shadow Clones

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So alot of problems that have been with using MCS versus PVS is the load that it puts on the Storages fabric. With the way MCS works we have an golden image which is our master template, when we createa machine catalog or…

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