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The Power of deviceTRUST – v23c Window Hammer Video

In today’s video we would like to introduce you to a product called Window Hammer developed from our UK-based reseller Virtual 23 Consulting. Virtual 23 Consulting is using Window Hammer together with deviceTRUST in a Citrix XenApp deployment with the published desktop as the main users’ desktop and multiple applications served from other XenApp silos […]

Microsoft: New SQL Server 2016 functionality helps SAP supportability

Due to the combined effort of the SAP – Microsoft Porting group the SQL Server Development team added a new functionality to the SQL Server UPDATE STATISTICS command and to the way SQL Server automatically updates statistics. This new functionality enables the SAP customers on SQL Server to persist a sample rate of the manual […]

VW, NVIDIA Seeking AI Startups for Collaboration

Volkswagen and NVIDIA offering five startups access to GPU technology, mentoring and funding to nurture their machine learning businesses. Volkswagen and NVIDIA are looking to help five top startups put the pedal to the metal in the race to bring new technology to the automotive industry.The companies selected will join the Startup Collaboration Space at […]

Is That IaaS or Just Really Good Virtualization?

I was recently pulled into a Twitter conversation that spawned off a blog post Paul Galjan made concerning Microsoft Azure Stack IaaS and its use cases in which he correctly pointed out that Azure Stack is not just a VM dispenser.  The question was posed as to what exactly constitutes IaaS vs. virtualization (VM dispenser) […]

VMware: The Future of the Digital Workspace Revealed at VMworld 2017

As VMware expands its business, the footprint of VMworld has grown to accommodate its expanded portfolio of solutions and services, and the increased interest among IT professionals. Nowhere is that more evident than in this year’s expansive line-up of end-user computing (EUC) sessions and the enthusiasm for learning about digital workspace technologies. Comprehensive and Visionary […]

IGEL partner testimonial: Richard Parnell – Citrix

IGEL Technology
Citrix Synergy 2017 – IGEL partner testimonial with Citrix’s Richard Parnell This video is from the fine folks at IGEL Technology! Learn more: Download IGEL Universal Desktop Converter (UDC) IGEL Data Sheets IGEL Case Studies IGEL White Papers

User Education for Cybersecurity: Yes, It’s Worth It

Many successful ransomware/other malware attacks share two characteristics. One is that they gain access to an enterprise network because a legitimate, authorized user does something they shouldn’t. Such as opening a phishing email, clicking on a bogus web link, or falling victim to credential theft. The other is that they initiate or revive a spirited […]

Microsoft: High CPU/High Memory in WSUS following Update Tuesdays

Recently, we’ve seen an increase in the number of high CPU/High Memory usage problems with WSUS, including WSUS in a System Center Configuration Manager environment – these have mostly corresponded with Update Tuesdays. Microsoft support has determined that the issue is driven primarily by the Windows 10 1607 updates, for example, KB4022723, KB4022715, KB4025339, etc. See […]

FSLogix: Solutions for the Digital Workspace, Office365, Citrix & VDI – Podcast Episode 287

In episode 287, Douglas Brown interviews Jim Moyle, Technical Evangelist at FSLogix. Jim and Douglas discuss what’s new at FSLogix around their Office 365, App Masking, and Java offerings. Jim also shares with us why he joined FSlogix along with his views of the state of the EUC world, DaaS, Citrix, and much more. About […]

Citrix: Don’t Leave XenServer in the Box – Get Trained Today!

Citrix Systems
Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop licensing includes XenServer Enterprise edition, which is provided as an entitlement at no cost. But the #1 hypervisor for XenApp and XenDesktop can’t benefit your environment unless you implement it. That’s where the newest Citrix Education course comes in. CXS-301: Citrix XenServer 7.1 LTSR Administration is available starting August 28. This five-day course: […]

Free Alternatives to 1Password!

Do you know the old expression, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”? Well, sometimes IT companies ignore this wisdom, and in their efforts to improve something they actually make it worse. Unfortunately, the latest example of this appears to be 1Password. As you probably know, 1Password is one of the most popular password management […]

VMware OS Optimization Tool – New App Volumes Packaging Machine Template

The VMware OS Optimization Tool is a VMware Fling that helps optimize Windows 7/8/2008/2012/10 systems for use with VMware . The optimization tool includes customizable templates to enable or disable Windows system services and features, per VMware recommendations and best practices, across multiple systems. Because most Windows system services are enabled by default, the optimization […]

Citrix: Available Now: Linux VDA 7.15 LTSR!

Citrix Systems
Since Citrix released the first version of Linux Virtual App and Desktop support in 2015, our Linux VDA has evolved dramatically to enable more and more use cases and support various Linux platforms and versions. Therefore, the number of new customers and customers who have expanded their Citrix deployment using our Linux VDA is increasing […]

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