Citrix: Simple, Secure & Better Connectivity with NetScaler Gateway Service
Citrix Cloud provides NetScaler Gateway Service as an add-on to XenApp and XenDesktop Service, to provide a simple to configure, secure and a better connectivity experience to XenApp and XenDesktop Service. For enabling NetScaler Gateway Standard Service for XenApp and XenDesktop service, all it takes is 3 clicks. The gateway service is fully managed by Citrix, is delivered as SaaS, and as compared to an on-premises gateway, is much simpler to configure.
For a video on “How to configure” NetScaler Gateway Service for XenApp and XenDeskop Service: https://citrix.sharefile.com/d/sd80a8ccab754ec89
How does NetScaler Gateway Service work?
NetScaler Gateway Service is a SaaS service from Citrix that provides basic ICA proxy to XenApp and XenDesktop Service.
A user accesses XenApp and XenDesktop service on Citrix Cloud. A user will be prompted for authentication on NetScaler Gateway Service. the user will be authenticated against on-premises Active Directory through the Citrix Connector component that is deployed on-premises, as well. After successful authentication, the user will be presented with the portal with Apps and Desktops published. When the user launches an app or a desktop from gateway portal, the ICA connection will be launched via the NetScaler Gateway Service and securely proxied to the VDI resources.
Read the entire article here, Simple, Secure & Better Connectivity with NetScaler Gateway Service
via the fine folks at Citrix Systems, Inc.