Last quarter we released Receiver for HTML5 1.4 with capabilities like local printing, direct SSL with XenApp, XenDesktop 7.6, app switcher to switch between applications. This release enabled new use cases in clientless access mode for our customers and helped increase the user adoption.
Now with Receiver for HTML5 1.5 enterprise administrators will gain application and network visibility for the XenApp and XenDesktop sessions using HDX insight with Citrix NetScaler and CloudBridge. The administrator will get the required level of details like start up time, round trip time, bandwidth usage etc. with HDX insight. Refer this blog for more details on HDX insight.
CloudBridge 7.3.1 in your deployment with Receiver for HTML5 will give you additional benefits of compression and quality of service. Refer this blog for more details on Citrix CloudBridge.
Receiver for HTML5 is hosted on StoreFront server and version 1.4 is installed by default when you install StoreFront 2.6. You can install the new version 1.5 on a StoreFront 2.5 or 2.6 servers, to upgrade Receiver for HTML5.
Overall, this release will help gain the benefits of NetScaler and Cloudbridge in your deployment with Receiver for HTML5. Download it from Citrix Receiver download page. Experience this release and let us know how it works for you!