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PVS vs MCS - Part 2: Scalability

In Part 1 of the PVS vs MCS debate, we saw

  • Provisioning Services bridges the gap between the physical and virtual world
  • Machine Creation Services bridges the gap between the on-premises and cloud world…
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PVS vs MCS - Part 1: Resource Delivery Options

Five years ago, Citrix released Machine Creation Services.  As a way to help admins decide between Provisioning Services and Machine Creation Services, I created a… 325 more words


XenDesktop: Migrating dedicated catalog to another datastore

If you are looking to move your virtual machines to another datastore chances are you have already come across this Citrix article: How to Migrate Dedicated Catalog to Another Datastore… 656 more words


NVIDIA GRID GPUs perfect for keeping up with the Raspberry Pi and the next generation of end points

Citrix have been making a fair bit of noise about their end-client (Receiver) being available and supported in-conjunction with partner ThinLinx on the Raspberry Pi, which with peripherals is proving a sub-$100 thin-client, capable of handling demanding graphics and frame rates (fps) of 30fps or more (YouTube is usually 30fps). 706 more words

Black or grey screen fix for Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.6 on Windows Server 2008R2

In this step-by-step guide I will describe how-to fix a black or grey screen with XenApp or XenDesktop 7.6 and Windows Server 2008R2.



How-to Enable Secure XML Traffic on Citrix Delivery Controllers

In this step-by-step guide I will describe how you can enable secure XML traffic on a Xenapp Delivery Controller. After these steps it’s possible to select HTTPS as transport type when adding a Delivery Controller to a store in StoreFront. 709 more words


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