With the recent announcement of Citrix XenApp 6, several relevant Tech Talk webinars are being lined up over the course of the next month to support this new release. These technical webinars will be presented by our top product engineers & architects. The schedule of webinars includes a series of six topics, including:

What’s new in XenApp – the inside scoop – Friday, March 12, 2010
Citrix XenApp keeps getting better and better, thanks to simpler management, improved performance and tighter integration with Microsoft infrastructure. Plus, it delivers a new class of applications in HDX to ensure a superior user experience. Join us to explore the latest features and enhancements that take on-demand applications to the next level. In this session, you will learn from XenApp Product Manager, Sridhar Mullapudi about:

  • Streamlined XenApp management
  • New HDX features and enhancements
  • Support for Microsoft systems infrastructure
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Deep Dive into the new management capabilities of Citrix XenApp 6 – Monday, March 22, 2010
With XenApp 6 it’s all about easier management and improved performance. XenApp 6 on Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 can help enable IT to increase scalability by 15% or more users per server, simplify provisioning and automation and reduce power consumption across your entire farm. In this session, you will learn from Senior Architect, Juliano Maldaner about:

  • Template-based management
  • AD Group Policy integration
  • Enhanced Preference and Fail-over configuration
    Coming soon!

Solving user profile challenges for XenApp and/or XenDesktop – Tuesday, April 6, 2010
User profiles are a little understood but highly critical aspect of any Citrix implementation. User profiles impact the user experience, logon time, and more. Your user requirements, infrastructure, and Citrix technologies have a bearing upon your optimal user profile solution, which in turn impacts the success of your XenApp and/or XenDesktop implementation. Especially when you are adding XenDesktop to an existing XenApp infrastructure, revisiting your user profile solution is warranted. In this session, you will learn from Senior Architect, Jo Harder about:

  • Criteria that should play a part in your profile decision as related to XenApp and/or XenDesktop
  • Technical basics regarding how Microsoft, Citrix, and AppSense profiles function
  • Implementation considerations, such as folder redirection and transitioning existing profiles
  • Sample scenarios
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Microsoft App-V integration with Citrix XenApp 6 – a flexible option for application delivery – Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Use Citrix application virtualization or Microsoft App-V to manage and deliver applications on demand to your users. In this session, you will learn from Lead Architect, Joe Nord and Senior Manager Technical Marketing, Kurt Moody about:

  • Delivering applications to end user client machines using App-V, published from XenApp
  • Pushing the App-V agent onto end user client machines using Citrix Receiver
  • Enabling “dual mode” for fallback to server side delivery should the client not be App-V capable
  • Running App-V server side, publishing applications under App-V for terminal services
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Upgrading/Migrating to Citrix XenApp 6 – Friday, April 9, 2010
XenApp 6 introduces a new architecture based on Windows Server 2008 R2. You’ve already heard about the new feature set, but how do you transition your current environment to XenApp 6 and the associated Platinum features? In this session, you will learn from Senior Architect, Jo Harder about:

  • Migration-only path to XenApp 6—and ways to simplify
  • Platinum technologies that can be upgraded and how
  • Sample scenarios
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Citrix XenApp 6 on Microsoft Remote Desktop Services: Feature Analysis – Thursday, April 15, 2010
Yes, Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop are built on Microsoft Remote Desktop Services and yes, Microsoft makes enhancements to their own product. Come hear how Citrix extends Remote Desktop Services through centralized control, application compatibility, optimized user experience, comprehensive access, and enterprise scalability for customers of all sizes. In this session, you will learn from Senior Manager Technical Marketing, Kurt Moody about:

  • Where Citrix adds value on top of Microsoft
  • Areas where Citrix and Microsoft are working together
    Coming soon!

So what are you waiting for? Tune up your knowledge on the latest Citrix products and technologies – one hour at time. Watch or Register for a XenApp Tech Talk today!

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