Citrix XenApp server reboot framework

As the Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop FMA architecture does not include sophisticated reboot functionality by design, the use of a reboot script comes in very handy. There are two versions of the Citrix reboot framework, which introduce a great level of granularity when it comes to scheduling the reboot of Citrix session machines (workers).

The first version of the Citrix reboot framework can be found at: https://www.citrix.com/blogs/2015/10/16/xenapp-and-xendesktop-7-x-server-os-vda-staggered-reboot/

The first version of the Citrix reboot framework can be found at: https://www.citrix.com/blogs/2016/09/20/xenapp-and-xendesktop-7-x-server-os-vda-staggered-reboot-framework-v2/

Despite slightly different configuration parameters, the main difference between the first and the second version of the framework is the support of all provisioning methods offered by XenApp and XenDesktop. While the first version has no support for Machine Creation Services (MCS), the second version now has support for all provisioning methods including MCS.

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