The overall goal of this White paper is to provide sizing baselines for the deployment of Citrix XenDesktop on IBM BladeCenter Servers running Citrix XenServer.A laboratory environment was created to test and validate the different components of the IBM hardware and the XenDesktop solution. The main focus of all tests conducted in the laboratory was […]
The XenDesktop Masterclass covers the following topics: Introduction to XenDesktop 5 Running a XenDesktop 5 Proof of Concept / Pilot Architecture – Server Side Architecture – Client Side Management Consoles Database Scalability Part 1 covers the following content: The simplified Deployment and Administration of XenDesktop 5 The basic overview of the XenDesktop 5 Architecture Deployment […]
With the release of XenDesktop 5 in December 2010, Citrix has introduced among many other features (see Key Features) a new architecture of the brokering layer. While the brokers of previous releases of XenDesktop where based on XenApp and its IMA core, XenDesktop 5 features a brand new state of the art architecture (see Key […]
How to Create a VMWare User Account with Minimum Permission to Manage Machine Creation Services on XenDesktop 5.0
Here is how you can create a VMWare user account with minimum permission to manage Machine Creation Services on XenDesktop 5.0. Follow this simple Procedure to get it up and running: In the VMWare DataCenter Level, you must create a user account with the following permissions: Datastore.AllocateSpace Datastore.Browse Datastore.FileManagement Network.Assign Resource.AssignVMToPool System.Anonymous System.Read System.View Task.Create […]
This video provides everything you need to install and configure XenDesktop 5. Here are just a few of the sections included in this tutorial: Installing the XD Controller and Virtual Desktop Agent Building and updating the Master Image using Machine Creation Service Evaluating HDX Technologies Note: Although this video is titled “XD5 Express Edition” the […]
In this how to video from www.ervik.as we will show you how to build a Citrix XenDesktop 5 solution with one Windows 7 Virtual Desktop. The new Quick Deploy option in XenDesktop 5 let’s you deploy Virtual Desktops in a heart beat, and is perfect for Demos, PoC’s and small customer environments! So, sit back […]
How to install XenDesktop on Windows 7 and configure for a user in about 10 minutes presented by David Fiske, Lead System Engineer at Citrix.