Citrix VAD Reference Architecture for service providers

Citrix VAD reference architecture for service providers

Citrix has recommended a best practice reference architecture for service provider environments over the years. The Citrix VAD Reference Architecture for service providers includes the network logical architecture of all involved Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (Citrix VAD) components as well as information about the traffic flows among the components and applicable hybrid scenarios. The … Read more

Citrix Desktop Transformation Assessment

Citrix Desktop Transformation Acceleration

Introduction Even though Citrix has been focusing on the future of work initiative and all new Citrix Cloud services, it is worth referring to the Citrix Desktop Transformation Assessment model every time a new Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops or Citrix ADC design is about to be created. The Citrix Desktop Transformation Assessment should be … Read more

Citrix CCE-N certification

Citrix CCE-N

Required experience Candidates for the Citrix CCE-N certification should have knowledge of the following prior to taking this exam: Citrix Networking technologies and concepts such as: Exam Overview This exam is broken into the following sections: Register for the exam here: Section Titles and Weights Section Weight Networking Methodology and Assessment 11% Citrix ADC … Read more

Citrix health checklist

A Citrix health checklist can assist when reviewing an environment for configurations that might cause future problems, not necessarily existing problems. Health Checks tend to focus on non-functional qualities like the following: Carl Stalhood has put together a very useful health checklist article for Citrix environments. The health check list covers the following Citrix components … Read more

Bandwidth usage and VoIP considerations for Citrix XenDesktop

Citrix bandwidth

This blog post provides an overview of bandwidth usage and VoIP considerations for Citrix XenDesktop. The following Citrix articles include detailed guidance and formulas for calculating acceptable bandwidth consumption estimations for various scenarios in Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop. Each user in XenApp and XenDesktop is modelled and organized into various user types, such as heavy … Read more