XenDesktop Tech Info

Explore feature details, system requirements and deployment options

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Citrix XenDesktop architecture diagram

 

What makes XenDesktop different?

A personalized desktop experience in any workstyle

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Deliver a Personalized Virtual Desktop Experience (2:06)

Two minute chalk talk video introducing Personal vDisk technology available in XenDesktop and VDI-in-a-Box. For more info see http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop/

The best HD experience in the industry

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Bandwidth-Efficient Voice and Video Collaboration (1:41)

Short video describing how HDX delivers on next generation tools for voice and video collaboration.

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HDX Mobile transforms Windows apps for a mobile look and feel (1:20)

With HDX Mobile technology Windows apps and desktops hosted on XenApp and XenDesktop can dynamically be transformed into a touch-friendly interface on any Windows and non-Windows based device, enhancing the user experience and simplifying that IT administration.

Apps on demand with a self-service enterprise app store

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Access Apps and Desktops-as-a-Service with Citrix Receiver (1:39)

Citrix Receiver empowers users with the mobility and flexibility they need to stay productive. Working together with XenApp and XenDesktop, Receiver helps protect mission-critical apps, desktops and data from the risks of unsecure networks and rogue devices, while enabling users to work from any device they choose.

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Unified App and Desktop Access with Citrix StoreFront (0:56)

Short video describing the new Citrix StoreFront 2.0 and integration with NetScaler Gateway.

Powerful centralized management and monitoring tools


How do I deploy XenDesktop?

Review deployment and installation guides

How to deploy in the cloud

Review hardware reference architectures

Watch "how to" videos

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Set Up SQL Server Mirroring (7:16)

Learn how to configure SQL mirroring for Citrix XenDesktop using three SQL Server 2012 instances: principal, mirror and witness. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop

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Set Up a XenDesktop 7 Site (4:20)

Learn how to configure a new XenDesktop 7 site through Citrix Studio. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop

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Deliver Applications (2:47)

Learn how to deliver applications using Citrix Studio in XenDesktop 7. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop

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Configure Application Settings and File-Type Association (3:49)

Learn about the various options for published applications in XenDesktop 7 including file-type association. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop/

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Deliver App-V Applications (3:47)

Learn how to deliver App-V applications in XenDesktop 7. App-V Client configuration, App-V site settings and App-V application publishing are all covered. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop

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Configure server Load Balancing (3:44)

Learn how to implement server load balancing of connections to server-based VDAs. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop

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Delegate Administration (3:48)

Learn how to implement delegated administration in XenDesktop 7 in order to provide granular access to others. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop

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Set up Configuration Logging (2:42)

Learn how to work with the administrative logging aspects of XenDesktop 7. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop

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Deploy the VDA for Remote PC Access (7:16)

Citrix XenDesktop 7 How-to: Learn how to deploy the VDA in both a manual and automated fashion for use with Remote PC Access. Get more info at http://www.citrix.com/xendesktop

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Set up Remote PC Access (6:41)

Learn how to setup a Remote PC Access site in XenDesktop 7 as well as work through the general setup process and options of the feature.

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