Citrix has released a new set of templates based on pre defined policy settings. XenApp and XenDesktop shipped with the same built-in templates since the release of XenDesktop 7.6. Feature Pack 3 includes multiple enhancements that were a perfect fit to be included in revamped templates. This document lists the considerations when using these templates to create policies and later discuss some of the reasoning on why these settings are recommended.
XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 Feature Pack 3 (FP3) include redesigned and new HDX policy templates that simplify how admins can deploy the many enhancements and innovations in this release. Such a significant revamp of policy templates is a major task, and has been long overdue. This document will list the design considerations when using these templates to create policies, and discuss the planning guidance to determine the right settings for a given use case.