Citrix: Let’s Talk About Adobe Flash … and HTML5 Video
Over the past year, we’ve made quite a commitment to enhancing HDX Flash Redirection to help customers struggling with server-side video rendering consuming large amounts of CPU, reducing server scalability, and ultimately degrading the user experience.
The culmination of this effort from our support, engineering and lifecycle teams resulted in a “one-stop shop” CTX article: Flash Redirection Compatibility CTX136588, which is constantly updated by our teams to provide customers with a single place to find information. If you haven’t yet, bookmark this article right away!
Last month, on June 9th, Adobe released Flash version 18, and subsequently many customers that began to adopt it would experience the symptom of: “Adobe Flash v18 caused my redirection to fail and the site to get added to the URL blacklist.”
Thanks to our efforts over the past year, we discovered the issue early and posted CTX201150 on June 4th, nearly a week before the public release of version 18. This was due to our closer relationship with Adobe, one that is striving to help deliver broader control on how you manage Flash in your XenApp and XenDesktop deployment.
Read the entire article here, Let’s Talk About Adobe Flash … and HTML5 Video