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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


Screensaver not working in a XenDesktop VDI environment

The Story

I was troubleshooting some RES Workspace Manager (RES WM) issues in a customer’s XenDesktop 7.x (Citrix) environment when I came across the following issue: The screensaver didn’t start automatically, even though I had forced a screensaver through RES WM. 713 more words


Reset PVD for a Desktop Group via PowerShell and WMI

A client wanted the ability to reset the Personal vDisk for every desktop in a given group, without having to visit each desktop individually via the Director console.   370 more words


Citrix Technical Consultant candidate available with #XenApp #XenDesktop & #NetScaler. Please RT

- happy to do UK wide road warrior role
– has Citrix certifications

For more details & CV contact Neil Mills – MillsHill – 01803 321233


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

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

Source: http://www.nvidia.com/object/virtual-gpus.html

Looking at the Nvidia vGPU profiles, it’s quite clear that the GPU memory is split into a dedicated amount of memory, equal size per virtual machine. 732 more words


XenDesktop 7.5 Virtual Machines Power State "Unknown"

It means you see something like this and it might have triggered a minor heart attack:

and even though the machines are Registered, they CANNOT be brokered: 98 more words


XenDesktop 7.5 upgrade

The upgrade from XenDesktop 5.6 to XenDesktop 7 is, in theory, a relatively simple one. There are few components that can be upgraded, and hence tested and/or rolled back, independently, namely the License Server, the VDA, the web interface servers to StoreFront Servers. 704 more words