This video walks through the process of enrolling in and using the XenServer Health Check feature introduced in XenServer 7. XenCenter and the Health Check Service can be installed on multiple machines that the IT admin uses to manage their XenServer pools. In this configuration any of these services can collect and upload the Health Check […]
XenServer is a comprehensive server virtualization platform with enterprise-class features built in to easily handle different workload types, mixed operating systems and storage or networking configurations. For the most demanding app, and desktop virtualization use cases, its industry-leading scalability and performance under load, can cater to the largest XenApp or XenDesktop deployments. IT gets the benefit of features unique to XenServer, such as enhanced virtualized graphics with NVIDIA and Intel, and enhanced workload security with Direct Inspect APIs, all of which reduce virtual infrastructure costs and complexity.
XenApp and XenDesktop license holders are able to apply those product licenses directly to XS infrastructure via the license server; no separate or specific XS license is required.
This is a step by step guide on how to migrate a VM ( Virtual Machine ) running on Citrix XenServer 7.x and newer to Nutanix AHV. To migrate your existing VMs from XenServer 7.x to Nutanix AHV there are a few steps required. You have to prepare the source VM(s), identify the VHD files, […]
Citrix now offer more Cost-effective Options for Linux VDA 7.14 with non-Grid NVIDIA GPUs. Learn more at https://www.citrix.com/hdx Now, with Linux VDA 7.14 , you can publish Linux applications in Citrix Studio and access them from any device, just like a local app. In addition, Linux VDA 7.13 supports easy installation and configuration of Linux VDA, […]
XenServer 7.2 introduces enhanced features and functionality for application, desktop, and server virtualization use cases. All XenServer 7.2 features are now available to all licensed XenApp/XenDesktop customers. XenServer is an industry-leading, open source platform for cost-effective application, desktop, cloud, and server virtual infrastructures. XenServer enables organizations of any size or type to consolidate and transform […]
Nutanix releases AOS 5.1. In this new release, the Acropolis Operating System (AOS) has some big new features, enhancements and bug fixes. Here is a highlight of the new featues! New Features Support for vSphere 6.5 Hosts and vCenter 6.5 Running vSphere 6.5 as a hypervisor host is supported in AOS 5.1 on Nutanix NX platforms […]
Citrix introduces a seamless integration of the XenServer hypervisor with the Nutanix Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) offering. Citrix XenServer Nutanix Integration Guide The XenServer Nutanix Integration feature enables Citrix customers to reap HCI benefits such as linear scalability and reduced complexity. This feature also allows Nutanix customers to deploy XenServer on the Nutanix HCI platform, and leverage […]
XenServer 7.1 is an industry-leading, open source platform for cost-effective application, desktop, cloud, and server virtual infrastructures. XenServer 7.1 enables organization of any size or type to consolidate and transform compute resources into virtual workloads for today’s data center requirements, while ensuring a seamless pathway for moving workloads to the cloud. New in XenServer 7.1 […]
At this years Citrix Summit, Citrix announced that the next release of XenServer 7.1 will be made generally available later in Q1. This latest XenServer 7.1 release introduces new industry-unique features, and with tighter Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop alignment, it sets itself apart from every other hypervisor platform. From simpler deployment options to the easiest and most flexible […]
XenServer and Enhanced GPU 3D Graphics. This video introduces the XenServer 7 support for high-performance enhanced GPU 3D graphics, the variety of vendor options available, and some installation and configuration tips. In this video you will learn how to setup and configure XenServer and vGPUs. With enhanced 3D graphics, there are both NVIDIA and Intel as […]
In this video Citrix shows the new XenServer and PVS integration. This video introduces a new feature – XenServer cache acceleration for PVS, how it works, and some configuration tips. The video will show you How-To enable XenServer cache acceleration for PVS. The PVS and XenServer teams have developed a way to further simplify and […]