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Microsoft Office 2016 Impact on XenDesktop Scalability

A day doesn’t go by when I don’t open up at least one Microsoft Office application.  Even on weekends, when I’m not working, I usually open at least one application. 130 more words


Microsoft Windows 10, Citrix XenDesktop and Logon Time

How long does your Windows 10 logon take?

Logging into my lab, my logons felt long. True I’m not using server-level hardware that you would see in production, but my logon times felt too long because I don’t have logon scripts, complex group policy preferences, or even massive profiles. 290 more words


Provisioning Services Read Cache

As you can see, I’ve spoken numerous time about the Provisioning Services RAM Cache with Disk Overflow capability.

  1. Windows 10 IOPS
  2. Video Proof
  3. Reducing IOPS to 1…
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Install XenDesktop 7.6

Lab configuration

Virtual Machine #1 – First controller

  • Name: CXD1
  • IP address:
  • Subnet mask:
  • Domain: CitrixTest
  • 2048 MB of RAM
  • 1 vCPU
  • Network adapter: 1 – LAN (vLAN ID 2)
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App-V Integration Overview with XenApp

For those who follow my blog, you know that I do astrophotography. A big part of astrophotography is automation. Each galaxy, planetary nebula or cluster photo I create is based on capturing 30-60 pictures. 145 more words


Free German Citrix User Event with NVIDIA GRID and HDX 3DPro - 18th April 2016

I was so pleased to receive the below invitation to this event coming up in April from Roy Textor who runs DCUG (Deutschsprachige Citrix User Group / German-speaking Citrix User Group). 379 more words

Skype for Business - Edge Server

What do we know so far with a Skype for Business in a Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop

  1. The Same Experience: The Citrix RealTime Optimization Pack for Skype for Business provides the same experience in an RDS/VDI implementation as a traditional PC implementation.
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