Citrix and Microsoft have been working together on our joint solution for desktop virtualization for about three years. We have seen the interest in the solution steadily grow. The announcement of the new global V-Alliance program at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference this summer has increased the interest in this solution dramatically.

Both Citrix and Microsoft have invested in field sales resources specifically tasked with working with our sales teams, customers and V-Alliance partners to gain a firmer grasp of how our joint solutions can help meet your needs. The components of our joint solution include the following –







As the interest continues to grow in our joint solution, we get more and more questions about resources to learn more. Here are some resources you can use to learn more about Citrix XenDesktop 4 on Hyper-V, System Center and App-V.




Citrix XenDesktop and Hyper-V\SCVMM Resources




Citrix XenDesktop 4 Evaluators Guide- XenDesktop with Hyper-V and SCVMM
http://support.citrix.com/proddocs/topic/xendesktop-bdx/cds-eval-guidelines-use-scvmm-bdx.html





Citrix XenDesktop On Hyper-V\SCVMM Design Guide
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX124687





Microsoft TechNet Virtual Lab:XenDesktop 4 on Hyper V R2
https://cmg.vlabcenter.com/default.aspx?moduleid=281742e3-2613-42da-bd58-2c3578f039b4





To 10,000 Virtual Desktops and Beyond:SYN332
http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/2287



XenDesktop on Hyper-V Quick POC Kit
http://www.citrix.com/English/ss/downloads/details.asp?downloadId=1860918



XenDesktop 4, Hyper-V and HP Scalability Guide
http://citrixandmicrosoft.com/Docs/WhitePapers/XD_4_Hyper-V_Scalability_Final_v1.0.pdf





Citrix XenDesktop and Microsoft Community
http://community.citrix.com/p/xendesktop-on-microsoft#home





Hyper V Planning for XenDesktop webinar with Paul Wilson
http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/2471





Citrix, Microsoft and HP:Best Practices for Scaling Virtual Desktops webinar
https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/463473537





Scalability Webinar Q&A Part I
http://community.citrix.com/x/WAyBC





Scalability Webinar Q&A Part II
http://community.citrix.com/x/4g2BC





Dell Reference Architecture:Citrix XenDesktop, Hyper V and SCVMM
http://citrixandmicrosoft.com/Docs/WhitePapers/DELL_MSFT_CTRX_VRD_RA_vFinal.pdf





Migrating a XenDesktop environment from VMware to Hyper-V
http://community.citrix.com/display/ocb/2010/10/05/Migrating+a+XenDesktop+environment+from+VMware+to+Hyper-V





Three Steps to a PXE Free XenDesktop
http://community.citrix.com/display/ocb/2010/04/13/Three+Steps+to+a+PXE-Free+XenDesktop+on+Hyper-V




XenDesktop Reference Design for ABC School District
http://deliver.citrix.com/go/citrix/wwad0410xdctxscomwpedabcschool





This School is Designed for XenDesktop and Hyper-V
http://community.citrix.com/display/ocb/2010/06/03/This+school+is+designed+for+Hyper-V+and+XenDesktop





Seven Things I Learned Testing XenDesktop on Hyper-V by Paul Wilson
http://community.citrix.com/display/ocb/2010/03/01/Seven+Things+I+Learned+Testing+XenDesktop+with+Hyper-V



Citrix and Microsoft Desktop Virtualization
http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/1903



Living with XenDesktop:Synergy San Francisco SYN311
http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/2297




Telecom Italia Case Study
http://community.citrix.com/display/ocb/2010/10/07/Citrix+and+Microsoft+Power+Telecom+Italia+Desktops




How to Video Series for XenDesktop
http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX125907






Integration with System Center Configuration Manager and App-V Resources




MMS 2010 Keynote:Brad Andersen Demos XenApp\XenDesktop\App-V and System Center Configuration Manager
http://www.studiosevent.com/newscenter/?id=mms-2



Citrix and Microsoft Expand Desktop Virtualization Partnership to Simplify Desktop Management
http://community.citrix.com/x/1AGDB



Citrix TechTalk Webinar:App-V Integration with XenApp 6
http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/1953



Integrating Citrix On-Demand App Delivery with Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager
http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/2802



User Experience of the App-V Plugin for Citrix Receiver
http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/787



Go Ahead, Use App-V, Please
http://community.citrix.com/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=125796426



App-V Integration is Here – Branch Repeater is Ready
http://community.citrix.com/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=126452519



Citrix XenDesktop and Windows 7 Resources




Optimizing Windows 7 for Flexcast Delivery with XenDesktop
http://community.citrix.com/display/ocb/2010/01/15/Optimizing+Windows+7+for+FlexCast+Delivery



Upgrade to Windows 7 with XenDesktop
http://www.citrix.com/tv/#videos/1452




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