Citrix features explained: Citrix DaaS

Learn more about the features and functionalities of Citrix DaaS with these short, hands-on videos.


Citrix Profile Management UWP App Roaming

With the Enable UWP apps roaming policy, you can let UWP (Universal Windows Platform) apps roam with users.

Citrix workspace Custom URL

Personalize your end user facing workspace URL to your own domain in addition to the URL which Citrix provides.

Citrix DaaS Provisioning Catalogs (PVS)

Citrix provides two provisioning solutions for creating machine catalogs, Citrix Provisioning (PVS) and Machine Creation Services (MCS), and the new feature allows customers to create a PVS catalog directly in DaaS Web Studio.

Citrix DaaS with Google IdP

Citrix Cloud supports using Google Cloud Identity as an identity provider to authenticate subscribers signing in to their workspaces.

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Web Studio

Web Studio is a web-based management console that lets you configure and manage your on-premises Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops deployment.

Rapid Desktop Deployment

With Citrix Provisioning for public cloud, quickly adjust to the changing demands of the organization with rapid desktop deployment.

Virtual Desktop Custom Imaging with Citrix DaaS

With Citrix DaaS for Microsoft Azure, you have a powerful and simple way to quickly customize images to fit any of your end user's needs.

Rapid Desktop Re-deployment with Citrix DaaS

Citrix Provisioning provides for rapid re-provisioning of cloud hosted Citrix DaaS instances. 

Automated Configuration with Citrix DaaS

The Citrix Automated Configuration Tool helps with cloud migration automation of customer-managed Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops configurations from one or more sites to Citrix DaaS hosted on Citrix Cloud.

Service Continuity with Citrix DaaS

Citrix DaaS service continuity provides resilience for delivered apps and desktops by removing the dependence on the availability of cloud components involved in the connection process.

Publishing Applications with MSIX app attach with Citrix DaaS

Citrix DaaS can now deliver MSIX packaged applications to your endpoints just like standard published applications, reducing the need for locally installed applications.

REST APIs for Apps and Desktops Environments

Citrix REST APIs allow you to programmatically interact with your Citrix DaaS and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops environments to automate tasks and streamline operations.

Citrix Policy Modeling

Citrix connections can sometimes respond differently than expected because of variations in the Citrix policies configured for your end user sessions.

Citrix Features Explained: Citrix App Access Control

The Citrix Profile Management app access control feature lets administrators control user access to applications using rules and streamlines the management of applications and images. Identical machines can be delivered to different departments while still meeting any unique application requirements, thus reducing the number of images to manage.

Citrix Features Explained: Citrix Replicate User Store

The Citrix Profile Management replicate user store feature lets Citrix DaaS and on-premises administrators replicate the remote user profile store to multiple paths on each user logon and logoff - doing so lets Profile Management provide profile redundancy for user logons. 

Citrix VDA Upgrade Service

The Citrix VDA Upgrade service is a cloud-based service that simplifies the VDA upgrade process for admins by automating updates to the latest version of the VDA (either CR or LTSR), depending on your machine catalog type.


Citrix Activity Manager

Activity Manager is a simple yet powerful feature in Citrix Workspace that empowers users to effectively manage their resources.

Citrix Analytics for Security: In-Session Clipboard Monitoring

With Citrix Analytics for Security, custom risk indicator workflows can be created to set up alerts and actions to detect unauthorized use of clipboard operations.

Citrix DaaS Device Posture

The Citrix Device Posture service is a cloud-based solution that helps admins to enforce certain requirements that the end devices must meet to gain access to Citrix DaaS or Citrix Secure Private Access resources.

Adaptive Authentication for DaaS, SaaS, and Web Apps

Adaptive authentication provides the right level of authentication security based on the situation.

Privilege Elevation

Admins can grant elevated privileges as needed to keep users happy and the environments stable.

Session Recording with Citrix DaaS

With Citrix Session Recording and the Citrix Session Recording Service, you have a powerful layer of protection and activity monitoring for your entire delivery infrastructure.

Dynamic Session Recording with Citrix DaaS

With Citrix Session Recording’s dynamic recording, you have the ability to ease troubleshooting while increasing security within your Citrix DaaS environment.

Citrix Enterprise Browser

The browser has become the universal endpoint for devices and the user interface for applications, and is now a primary place where hybrid work gets done in the enterprise


Monitoring Citrix DaaS

Citrix DaaS provides a centralized console for cloud monitoring, troubleshooting, and performing support tasks for your Citrix DaaS environment. Citrix Monitor uses a troubleshooting dashboard that allows you to see failures in real time, search for users reporting an issue, and display the details associated.

Resource Optimization

Citrix Autoscale Insights

With Citrix Autoscale Insights, administrators can compare actual historical usage of their capacity with Autoscale settings and gain more insight into three specific aspects - cost effectiveness, poor end-user experience, or a good balance between them.

RAM Optimization

With intelligent memory optimization, Citrix helps keep DaaS and VDI running smoothly.

Logon Optimization

With logon optimization, the logon process is modified by moving environmental operations out of the initial logon process and applied once the desktop interface initializes.

CPU Optimization

Improve virtual desktop performance with intelligent CPU optimization with Citrix DaaS.


Citrix Autoscale provides a high-performance solution to proactively power manage your virtual machines for both Citrix DaaS and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops.


Citrix Demo Series: Citrix HDX Plus for Windows 365 iPad Printing and Scanning

Extend your employees’ Cloud PC experience with high-end graphics technology, integration with third-party solutions, support for thousands of devices and peripherals, and added layers of security, benefitting IT admins and users alike.

Virtual Machine Graphics Acceleration with HDX 3D Pro

Experience improved virtual desktop performance to achieve high-quality visuals and responsive actions.

Browser Content Redirection with Citrix DaaS

With Browser Content Redirection enabled in your Citrix DaaS or Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops site, network utilization, page processing, and graphics rendering can be offloaded to the endpoint, improving the end-user experience when browsing the web.

Browser Content Redirection with Citrix DaaS

With Browser Content Redirection enabled in your Citrix DaaS or Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops site, network utilization, page processing, and graphics rendering can be offloaded to the endpoint, improving the end-user experience when browsing the web.

Microsoft Teams Optimization

Using Citrix to deploy Microsoft Teams in a desktop or DaaS environment improves user experience while maintaining security. /span>

Citrix Linux VDA

The Linux Virtual Delivery Agent (VDA) enables access to Linux virtual apps and desktops anywhere from any device where Citrix Workspace app is installed. You can deliver virtual apps and desktops based on supported Linux distributions to the end users who require them.