Haveing Shared Storage in a small type lab environment is what many have around these days. The profile of such a user is that they may over time need team this XenServer pool somewhere (with properly funded shared storage), but they primarily use a XenServer under their desk. They now want to put another XenServer […]
Citrix Hypervisor ( XenServer )
Citrix Hypervisor 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.
Ever installed 2 or 3 or more XenServer’s on the same servers and then tried to expand with 1 or 2 more? The chances that you’ve might seen the following error message or warning message: The hosts in this pool are not homogeneous. cpus differ Citrix Resource Pool Requirements each CPU is from the same […]
Ever thought about if there is a Agentless backup solution for Citrix XenServer? Look no more, you should check out Alike from Quorum Software.They have a impressive backup solution for Citrix XenServer, here is some highlights and a video to go with it: Feature Summary Feature Description Data Deduplication Performs block-level data deduplication across all […]
This document describes how to mount a Provisioning server vDisk on XenServer and update the target device software. Requirements A Network File Share (NFS) share is required to successfully complete this process. This document assumes the share is mounted and accessible from XenServer. Procedure 1. From XenCenter console, create a new virtual machine based on […]