Category: Citrix

Creating a Windows 10 Target Device with Citrix Provisioning Services 7.8

Reading Time: 7 minutes Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) is a great way for running your virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI). In my recent blog here I showed you how to setup Citrix Provisioning Services 7.8. In this blog I will show you how to create a Windows 10 target device running from Citrix Provisioning Services. I will then use this

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Create Bootable ISO for target devices

Citrix Provisioning Services create bootable ISO for target devices

Reading Time: 3 minutes The target devices booting from Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) server can boot using PXE or using a bootable ISO. I choose to boot my devices using a bootable ISO. This method is very reliable, as it doesn’t rely on PXE services or network connections. My lab setup: Windows 2012 R2 server running Citrix Provisioning Services

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Setup and configuration of Citrix Provisioning Services 7.8

Reading Time: 6 minutes Recently Citrix has released Citrix Provisioning Services 7.8 (PVS). I wanted to see how this works, so I decided to set it up in my homelab and share the setup and configuration steps with you guys. I will be needing this component to stream my desktops and servers. Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) eliminates the need to

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How to setup and configure Citrix Licensing Server

Reading Time: 3 minutes I already did a setup and installation of Citrix Licensing Server 11.12.1 here, but it is always nice to have a setup guide for a new version. Adding a Citrix Licensing Server to your environment is important if you are going to setup and use Citrix products and solutions. So let me show you how to: install the

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Thin clients and HDX 3D Pro support demystified

Reading Time: 3 minutes Recently I was presented with the following case. I was migrating from a Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 environment to a Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 environment. The new environment was running XenDesktop VDI’s with Windows 7 on Citrix XenServer. Because CAD and 3D application support was a requirement, the customer decided to use nVidia grid cards and use

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Basic setup Citrix StoreFront 3.0

Reading Time: 5 minutes In this blogpost I will show the basic setup of Citrix StoreFront 3.0. StoreFront is the component for making your published desktops and published app available for your end-users. A few new features of Citrix StoreFront 3.0: unified user experience improved customisation loopback communications (no more host file editing) treating published desktops as published apps delegate

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