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How to Fix unexpected disconnects with Citrix Receiver Mac OSX

We were receiving complaints from several users that they would lose the connection to their published applications when working on their Mac OS X devices. When working on these devices their published applications would suddenly be disconnected.   365 more words


Simplify GPU virtualization

Here’s my take on GPU virtualization: XenApp (XenDesktop Server OS) or Horizon View with RDSH can cover user requirements 95% of the time. Why? Does one user really hammer a GPU every hour of the day, every day of the week? 587 more words

XenApp 7.6 Connection Leasing - LHC is back (well... sort of)!

Something I know everyone has been waiting for ever since XA 7.5 was released is the return of the LHC (Local Host Cache) so we can have some form of redundancy in case your controllers lose connectivity to the database. 274 more words


Manage Printers without the overhead of GPO, Scripts, Appsense or Citrix Session Policies

A rather common but boring problem is a solution to map users to their required printers.

We commonly group people into AD groups. Then using the information use a logon solution to map those users their printers. 140 more words

Auto Fill User Start Menu with Citrix Receiver 4.x

One of the biggest challenges in a lot of migrations to Citrix Receiver 4.x (and XenDesktop / XenApp 7.x) is the (missing) function to automatically fill the users start menu. 664 more words


How Nvidia vGPU is sharing compute power and how to monitor and manage it. (updated)

UPDATE 2. SEPTEMBER 2014! I’ve received updated information about this topic from NVidia and Citrix, so this is a completely rewritten blogpost.

With Nvidia and Citrix Xenserver vGPU, a GPU is shared between a numbers of virtual machines. 1,063 more words


Book: Citrix XenDesktop 7.5 and XenApp

In the last week I finally received a copy of the book  about Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp 7.5 which Nico Luedemann and I have written. 122 more words