Nachdem Windows 8 nun für Kunden als Preview zum Test zur Verfügung steht, interessiert es mich natürlich besonders, ob Microsoft App-V Anwendungen ohne große Anpassungen auf Windows 8 betrieben werden können. Ich wollte natürlich auch herausfinden, wie der zu diesem...
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Are you on the edge of a migration project and have to decide how to deploy your applications to your customers? (And by users I mainly mean users, because I see myself more as a service provider.) Or do you...
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I was recently supporting a customer who had a migration project planned. The customers were using Citrix Presentation Server 4.5 on Windows Server 2003 x86 and the task was to replace this with XenApp 6 on Windows Server 2008 R2...
As Windows Server 2008 R2 is now RTM and is only available as x64 edition, you need to ask yourself how Windows x64 effects application delivery because sooner or later you will succumb. Although a general adoption of x64 is...
After having published the customize health check in XenApp Health Monitoring and Recovery (HMR) . In this article I will cover health checks that to not apply to a single server but assure the operation of the farm as a...
After publishing the shortcomings of the health check for the XML service provided by Citrix, I like to expand on the process of creating a custom health check using the XmlServiceReader.
You may well ask why I created a tool to send arbitrary requests to the XML service and parse the reply in scripts – which is, by the way, called XmlServiceReader . First of all, I did not like the...
Since I have released the XmlServiceExplorer and XmlServiceDigger ,I have received several requests for another tool allowing for custom health checks against the XML service, e.g. see this comment. The XmlServiceReader is a command line tool sending arbitrary requests to...
In a last article explained the new design for storing folder views introduced by Windows Vista and Server 2008. But it only hints at a solution using a profile management product and lacks a proper description how to achieve this...
In one of my previous articles I explained how Windows handles folder views and A reader has pointed me to the fact that the described behaviour seems to have changed beginning with Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008.
I am proud to announce the availability of the user profile whitepaper for Citrix User Profile Manager (UPM) 2.0. It has been a lot of new and updated content to reflect the changes in UPM 2.0 compared to the Tech Preview.
After writing and publishing the XmlServiceExplorer , I was asked several times just how much information is disclosed by the XML service. There were also comments (to suppress the access lists being disclosed by the XML service , the switch...
I have recently had the chance to write an article for a German journal called LANline . The article focuses on user profile management and why modern approaches of application delivery create the need for a user profile management solution...
Haven't we all tried to figure out why a setup of Presentation Server with Web Interface and Program Neighborhood Agent is not working as it was designed to be? And haven't we all traced the network traffic using WireShark to...