Archive for Citrix

Get duplicate client hostnames from XenApp with Powershell

powershellAt one of my current projects we’ve encountered the situation were people had non domain joined machines (corporate owned), those machines were deployed via an external deployment mechanism but we discovered that a lot of the machines had duplicate hostnames. Not a big deal as the machines weren’t domain joined but whilst the customer wanted to use Intune to manage these devices it could become complicated as Intune displays the hostname of the machine.

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Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp 7.5 install (video’s incl).

XenApp 7.5XenApp 7.5 and XenDesktop 7.5 are released to the web today and there was a lot of discussion on twitter about this release. A lot of info about this release can be found on the eDocs. Important pages are Features not in this release en Known Issues, please read them careful before starting.

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Presenting at E2EVC? Sure! The Topic? Podio

 A lot of my readers will probably already know E2EVC, the conference for content from all vendors, from RES/AppSense to Microsoft/VMware and Citrix. Even freeware tooling gets covered during this event. The big plus for E2EVC is that the information is completely without marketing so tech only.

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Citrix Synergy, the Lunch Table Tech Chats

SynergyAs Citrix Synergy is coming closer I can see my twittersphere getting more and more excited and curious about this event. It’s Citrix’s enterprise mobility event for organisations (customers and partners) that seek new ways to provide their employees with an ‘anywhere, anytime and any device’ workspace.

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Solving disk latency: Disk or memory based caching?

CachingA couple of months ago I wrote a blog post on VMware’s CBRC and Microsoft’s CSV Cache which are both memory caching technologies. I got a couple of questions why I didn’t write about Citrix’s Intellicache.
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