The XenApp and XenDesktop 7.9 release comprises new versions of the Windows VDAs and new versions of several XenApp and XenDesktop core components. Here is an overview of all the new stuff in the 7.9 releases: Linux VDA 1.3 Citrix SCOM Management Bundle for XenApp and XenDesktop Provisioning: MCS I/O storage optimization – When you […]
NVIDIA has announced that they have opened the path toward virtualizing all enterprise applications with the introduction of NVIDIA GRID with the new NVIDIA Tesla. The offering provides the industry’s highest user density — supporting 64 desktops per board and 128 desktops per server — so businesses can deliver virtualized desktops to all of their […]
Just a quick teaser into what to expect from the HDX 3d Pro for Dummies aka SYN238 at Citrix Synergy 2016. Thomas Poppelgaard and I , have what we think a good selection of what you need to get started and understand why GPUs and vGPUs are here to stay in this EUC world. With […]
Nvidia GRID vGPU Virtual Application Edition on XenApp Quick run through the new vGPU Virtual Application Edition.How to set it up, license it and the user experience.
This Citrix XenServer Technical Preview TP 3, offers enhanced features and functionality for application, desktop and server virtualization use cases. In addition to significant scale and performance improvements, the Tech Preview includes support for: Installation of I/O drivers through Windows Update Intel GVT-g virtual GPU for Windows – Citrix continue to collaborate with […]
In this video, Alexander Ervik Johnsen, Citrix CTP, VMware vExpert and Nutanix NTC, will demo a Windows 8.1 VDI running the VDA 7.6.300 from Citrix. VDI has a NVIDIA GRID K2 vGPU k280q enabled, 8 GB of memory and 2 vCPUs. The demo is running from the Citrix HQ Fort Lauderdale open guest WiFi network, […]
NVIDIA has launched NVIDIA GRID 2.0 with broad industry support for its ability to deliver even the most graphics-intensive applications to any connected device virtually. Nearly a dozen Fortune 500 companies are completing trials of the NVIDIA GRID 2.0 beta. Major server vendors, including Cisco, Dell, HP and Lenovo, have qualified the GRID solution to run on […]
In this video, Alexander Ervik Johnsen, demo’s a Windows 10 virtual machine running on XenServer 6.5 SP1 hypervisor. NVIDIA K2 running in K260Q mode, and vGPU. Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 FP2 and Windows 10 TP VDA. The new built in 3D Builder app is demoed, and WebGL from the new Microsoft Edge Browser.
Citrix underlines the performance of IGEL’s UD5 and UD6 high-end models. Both devices meet the requirements of the HDX Premium guidelines making them ideal as high-performance thin clients for providing graphic-intensive applications via XenDesktop. Using thin clients for high performance computing with graphic intensive applications is now a reality thanks to a combination of IGEL […]
This is part 2 of the Battlefield 4 from a Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 HDX 3D Pro Windows 8.1 VDI. In this video, Alexander Ervik Johnsen, from www.ervik.as shows how Battlefield 4 can be played from a Virtual Desktop delivered from a Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 solution. The VDI is running Windows 8.1, and the hypervisor is […]