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Review of eG Enterprise Express Free Logon Simulator

eG Innovations
Christiaan Brinkhoff, Sr. Workspace Consultant at Detron, The Netherlands, has published an independent review of the eG Enterprise Express Free Logon Simulator for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop. Check out his blog post, where he details how he got the free logon simulator installed and configured, and used it for proactive monitoring of Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop […]

Citrix XenDesktop Essentials Makes Migrating to Windows 10 Easy and Inexpensive

Citrix Systems
Now you can deliver a Windows 10 Enterprise desktop powered by Citrix HDX technology for as little as $32.72 per user per month, and that includes the costs for both Citrix software and Azure resources! Last month I wrote a blog post on our recently published whitepaper, “XenApp Essentials Total Cost of Ownership Analysis.” The […]

Unattended Installation Citrix XenServer 7.x

Wilco van Bragt
XenServer is primarily being used as a hypervisor platform for XenDesktop VDIs. Although the installation of XenServer 7 is not really difficult it would be nice when installing multiple XenServer hosts that you can automate the installation part. In this article I will describe the possibilities of creating an (almost) unattended installation of XenServer 7.x […]

How to Solve User Logon Issues with the FREE Logon Simulator Software for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop from eG Innovations

Christiaan Brinkhoff
One of the most important parts of a successful XenApp and/or XenDesktop implementation, wherever it’s an on-premises or in the Public Cloud implementation, is definitely the testing phase at the end. In the Netherlands, we have a nice quote, which says “Measuring is Knowing or To Measure is to Know”. Poor performance and slow user Experience / logon times are […]

Multi-factor Authentication for Citrix XenDekstop / NetScaler against Azure AD

René Bigler
In my last post about secure access to XenDesktop virtual workspaces I tried to give an overview of the different ways to implement multi-factor authentication with Citrix NetScaler and XenDesktop. I came to the conclusion that integrating the remote access with Azure AD and using the Microsoft MFA feature is a very end user friendly […]

How to configure a Bring-your-Own NetScaler VPX in Azure for XenDesktop Essentials and XenApp and XenDesktop Service from the Citrix Cloud

Christiaan Brinkhoff
In addition to my latest blog article – How to configure the Citrix Cloud XenApp and XenDesktop Service using Azure Managed Disks and Citrix Optimizer – I’m now sharing my insights on how to use an own NetScaler VPX and StoreFront server inside Azure IaaS (Infrastructure-As-a-Service) to provide access to your Citrix Cloud Digital Workspace […]

Citrix: Linux VDA and Its Ecosystem for a Shared Success

Citrix Systems
While Citrix support for Microsoft is woven throughout our history, we have a strong commitment to Linux. No doubt, Citrix has made significant advancements to securely deliver windows apps and desktops through our strong partnership with Microsoft, and we work closely with Microsoft to provide day 1 support for latest the Microsoft Windows Platform whether […]

Informa Selects Liquidware As Next Generation Desktop Migration Solution Vendor

Liquidware
Stratusphere UX and ProfileUnity Enable Seamless Transition to DaaS (Desktop-as-a-Service), Windows 10 Migration and User Experience Improvements for existing VDI Users Liquidware announced today that Informa has chosen Liquidware Essentials Suite to support moving their colleagues to next generation desktops. Liquidware Essentials comprises Stratusphere UX, ProfileUnity and FlexApp; providing visibility and monitoring, user environment management and application […]

Citrix: I Can Manage Citrix XenServer with vCenter? Yes, You Really Can!

Citrix Systems
Let’s face it, while many customers who deploy XenApp and XenDesktop as their app and desktop virtualization platforms of choice do so on XenServer, there are others still running vSphere as their hypervisor. If you are currently running your XenApp and XenDesktop deployments on vSphere, not only are you missing out on the unique integrations […]

Upgrading to Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.x: Five Best Practices for Performance Assurance

eG Innovations
The clock is ticking on Citrix XenApp 6.5. End-of-life (EoL) process for XenApp 6.5 has already commenced and we are nearing the end-of-maintenance (EoM) period (June 30, 2018). As organizations go through with the process of upgrading to the latest XenApp and XenDesktop 7.x, it is important to ensure there is no performance degradation during […]

What you Need to Know Before using a Windows Profile Disk/Profile Container

Liquidware
Profile Containers/Disks for Windows desktops enable Administrators to offload the entire user profile to a profile disk (VHD or VMDK). This approach allows for an otherwise large profile to be read at a block-level (very efficient) over the network. Liquidware ProfileUnity features the option to use a ProfileDisk™ and containers in ProfileUnity. They can be […]

How to use Citrix Smart Tools – Smart Scale to reduce your XenApp and XenDesktop on Azure Cloud resource costs

Christiaan Brinkhoff
Most of the Citrix Architects and Consultants out there in the field, nowadays looking to (or already are) partitially moving to the Public Cloud. The most approach that I’ve seen throughout the year, are first choosing for a hybrid and/or Proof-of-Concept Cloud scenario. Lifting and shifting small pieces of their resources to the Cloud, just […]

New Citrix Cloud Simulation for Citrix Partners

Citrix Systems
We just released a new training available on ECC (enablement.citrix.com) that will help familiarize you with the setup of XenApp and XenDesktop Service of Citrix Cloud, leveraging both on-premises resources and resources in a public cloud. You will also be able to setup external access via NetScaler Gateway Service and launch applications using the Citrix […]

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