Citrix Cloud, formally Citrix Workspace Cloud, is redefining the meaning of Workspaces-as-a-Service.
Citrix Cloud is a pivotal piece of the Citrix vision, and the fastest, simplest and most flexible way to unite and deliver Citrix technology.
Citrix Synergy is an exciting time for you to both understand and embrace the Citrix vision and innovations. With Citrix Cloud playing such a big role in our vision moving forward, make sure you make time for several Citrix Cloud-related activities at Citrix Synergy 2016.
Keynotes – Understand Citrix Cloud and Vision for Delivery of the New Workspace
If you’re not going to be at Synergy, watch the keynotes on SynergyTV.
Day 1: Synergy Opening Keynote
Learn from our CEO, Kirill Tatarinov, how Citrix is uniquely positioned to be your trusted partner for digital transformation with a vision and strategy that is focused on the secure and unified delivery of apps and data. As IT leaders, you need the confidence to move faster with a flexible and scalable infrastructure that can secure your business, adapt quickly to new opportunities and provide the access to apps and data that enables your workforce to be productive anywhere, anytime.
Day 2: General Session
Get inspired by the technology that is leading digital business transformation. The dynamic General Session will reinforce the Citrix strategy for secure delivery of apps and data with deep dives from product leaders who will cover major areas of innovation across the Citrix portfolio. Cool demos of the latest Citrix advancements as well as insights into what’s coming next will offer you new possibilities for your IT strategy. Our very own Jesse Lipson, Corporate VP and GM, Cloud Services at Citrix, will talk about the ShareFile advancements.
Breakout Sessions – See What’s New. Understand the Benefits. Dive into Citrix Cloud and Its Services.
This session will cover the new features and include advanced Citrix Cloud features, management tips and multiple deployment topics.
SYN204: Deep dive into the Citrix Cloud XenApp and XenDesktop service: use cases, features and best practices (multiple sessions)
Review the best practices for workload management, sizing, connectivity and provisioning using the Citrix Cloud XenApp and XenDesktop service as well as Lifecycle Management.
SYN205: Best practices for leveraging Microsoft Azure as a hybrid resource location in Citrix Cloud
Go through the most common customer use cases, the important features available now and best practices for using the cloud service within your deployments.
SYN301: Advanced security, privacy and compliance best practices for Citrix Cloud
Dig deep into best practices for app, desktop, storage and mobility services in secure, compliant configuration. Gain insights from customer deployments with specific data severity, compliance and security requirement.
SYN248: Best Practices: Optimizing XenApp infrastructure with Lifecycle Management
Learn how easy it is to deploy XenApp and XenDesktop into on-premises or cloud environments, and reduce cost by powering off unused machines during off-peak times.
SYN112: What’s new and next for ShareFile (multiple sessions)
Packed with demos, this session will cover the innovations added over the past year and give a preview into the ShareFile roadmap and vision.
Lifecycle Management sessions: Citrix Synergy (and Citrix Lifecycle Management) Gonna Set Your Soul on Fire!
Get hands-on experience in Citrix Cloud in Learning Labs and the Solutions Demo Sandbox
If you are looking to roll up your sleeves, you’ll definitely want to do two things: 1) Sign up for Learning Labs – designed for anyone responsible for implementation, deployment and management of Citrix solutions. 2) Stop by the Solutions Demo Sandbox where Citrix experts will be on hand to explain the platform and answer questions across the variety of services offered through Citrix Cloud.
Instructor-led and self-paced Learning Labs related to Citrix Cloud:
SYN608: Build and deliver Citrix Cloud – XenApp and XenDesktop Service
Learn concepts specific to XenApp and XenDesktop Service as well as gain hands on experience with the end to end configuration, including NetScaler Gateway access.
SYN614: Using the Secure Browser service for secure web application delivery (multiple labs)
SYN618: Best Practices for AWS cloud deployments of XenApp, XenDesktop, NetScaler and Citrix Cloud XenApp and XenDesktops service resource locations
Learn how to leverage Citrix Lifecycle Management to automate deploying your XenApp and XenDesktop service resource location on AWS. You’ll also learn how to use Lifecycle Management to ensure your service capacity always meets the needs of your users, while maintaining cost-effective consumption of the AWS cloud infrastructure.
SYN626: Rapid and consistent XenApp deployments and updates using Citrix Lifecycle Management
Gain hands-on experience with the Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop proof-of-concept blueprint using the getting started guide. Understand the key areas of Citrix Lifecycle Management and deploy a POC installation of XenApp and XenDesktop.
SYN627: Customize or build your own XenApp blueprints with Citrix Lifecycle Management
Gain hands-on experience with custom version of solution blueprints for Citrix XenApp or components blueprints for Citrix Provisioning Services, StoreFront, and more. Once created, you will learn how to publish custom blueprints into the blueprint catalog for easy distribution.
Got questions? Come visit the Citrix Cloud team in the Citrix Booth Experience
If you want some 1-on-1 face time with a member of the Citrix Cloud team, stop by pods 11 and 12 in the Citrix Booth Experience. If you’d like to request a private meeting with Citrix Cloud team members, please do so at our pods. We have some cool new Citrix Cloud stickers for you too!
Share what you learn about Citrix Cloud
While at Synergy, don’t forget to use mention @CitrixCloud on Twitter and use the #CitrixSynergy hashtag.