Tag Archive: citrix

Jun 13

vCoffee Links #6 – Friday 6/13/2014

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May 26

vCoffee Links Issue #5 – Memorial Day 2014

vCoffee Links is a regular feature on vHersey.com. vCoffee Links features news and links of interest from the past week or so. If you have something interesting to add please submit it in the comments or hit me up on Twitter @herseyc.

Apr 22

vCoffee Links Issue #2 – Tuesday 4/22/2014

vCoffee Links is a weekly feature on vHersey.com. vCoffee Links features news and links of interest from the past week or so. If you have something interesting to add please submit it in the comments or hit me up on Twitter @herseyc.

Mar 24

Citrix PVS Write Cache Design Considerations

An important design consideration when provisioning using PVS becomes; where should you put write cache for images deployed using PVS? Unfortunately like any design consideration the answer is: it depends and there may be more than one good way to do it. There are a number of ways to configure write cache but for this article I am going to look at two of the most commonly used options: Cache on Device Hard Disk and Cache on Server Disk.

Apr 07

Citrix XenServer, meh. Console Access, neat!

Recently I have performed some discovery and analysis on a couple of production Citrix XenServer environments. Both of them hosting Citrix XenDesktop and both of them have been running beside a VMware vSphere environment.

Dec 01

The Home Lab “Black Friday” Upgrade

I have been running my home lab in Workstation for a good while now and it has served me well especially throughout my VCAP-DCA study. I am starting to do a bit more testing and proof-of-concept stuff with vSphere 5 and VDI so I need a little more.

May 20

Need Help!!! XenApp Streaming Profile for EMC ApplicationXtender Desktop 6.5

For the past week or so I have been trying to create a working Citrix XenApp streaming application profile for EMC’s ApplicationXtender Desktop 6.5 Document Manager and the Data Source Selector that goes with it. The streaming profile is created using a newly cloned Windows XP SP3 VM joined to our domain with the latest …

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