Citrix has released an update to their XenApp 7.17 and XenDesktop 7.17 products. The latest Current Release version of XenApp 7.17 and XenDesktop 7.17 and this documentation reflects features and configurations in this latest release. Other new stuff in XenApp 7.17 and XenDesktop 7.17 is HDX 3D pro technology has been improved with h265 with NVIDIA Hardware. This […]
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.
Citrix has announced that in XenServer 7.3, XenMotion now supports NVIDIA GPU-enabled VMs is now available as an experimental feature of XenServer 7.3, and NVIDIA is now conducting a technical preview with a select group of Citrix customers. Available starting now as a tech preview to select customers, XenMotion includes the ability to migrate live, NVIDIA […]
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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 […]
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 […]