Author: Vikash Jhagroe

How to upgrade XenServer

How to upgrade XenServer 6.5 to 7.0 using Rolling Pool Upgrade

Reading Time: 5 minutes A while ago I did an XenServer 6.5 Upgrade to 7.0. Check it out here. I thought now let’s create a Citrix XenServer 6.5 pool, and do the automated upgrade using Rolling Pool Upgrade in Citrix XenCenter. What’s new in Citrix XenServer 7.0: Intel Iris Pro Graphics GPU support NVIDIA GRID vGPU support for Linux Applications Up

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How to upgrade XenServer 6.5 to XenServer 7.0

Reading Time: 5 minutes In this blogpost I will show you how to upgrade XenServer 6.5 to XenServer 7.0. Recently Citrix released XenServer 7. As you can see on my blog, I am a big fan of Citrix solutions :). So now I was wondering: how can I upgrade my Citrix XenServer 6.5 setup without losing the configuration. First of

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Creating a Windows 2012 R2 Target Device with Citrix Provisioning Services 7.8

Reading Time: 6 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. Using Windows 2012 R2 as a VDI platform, you can easily give like 90% of your workers a full-functional desktop or Workspace. And because the

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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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