unICA your Workstation before installing a new XenApp Client!

unICA your Workstation before installing a new XenApp Client!

David Paoleschi sent this terminator program over to me.   http://gourami.eu/products/unica   This little app goes through your entire registry looking for any products released ... Read More

Space Invaders?… How about Thin Invaders to Test Flash on XenApp or VDI!

Space Invaders?… How about Thin Invaders to Test Flash on XenApp or VDI!

I am sure like Aaron Silber, you are constantly looking for a good way to “test” Flash performance in a Citrix Session, well look no ... Read More

Where is everyone coming from? :)

Where is everyone coming from? :)

After reading Jason’s Blog Post about where his readers were coming from, I thought I would take a peek at where my readers where coming ... Read More

Have you renewed Maintenance on your Production Software?

Have you renewed Maintenance on your Production Software?

What impact does letting your software maintenance expire have?  As a real life example, Customer X had purchased VMware ESX 3.0.2 with 1 year support.  ... Read More

No more XenApp Application Isolation Environment for Windows 2008

David Paoleschi sent me a quick blurb that XenApp 5 on Windows 2008 will no longer provide an option for Application Isolation Environments (AIE).  Application ... Read More

Quick DOS tip! GetMAC!

Quick DOS tip! GetMAC!

Aaron Silber showed me this little gem yesterday!  Working with Citrix Provisioning Server lately, I have been up to my eyeballs in MAC addresses while ... Read More

Samsung Solid State Hard Drive Awesomeness Video …

Samsung Solid State Hard Drive Awesomeness Video …

So this one has a VERY high geek factor in my opinion.  My brother sent this one over to me and I think it is ... Read More

Comparing VMware’s ESX to the free ESXi Hypervisor

Comparing VMware’s ESX to the free ESXi Hypervisor

Saw this TIMELY tweet pop by my screen from Duncan Epping on the differences between ESX and ESXi.  Timely since I just had a conversation ... Read More

Deciding between RDMs or the MS iSCSI Initiator

Deciding between RDMs or the MS iSCSI Initiator

Chris Hahn and I recently put together what we thought were the pros and cons for attaching a LUN to ESX and then using RDMs ... Read More

Monitoring XenApp Servers with RM or Edgesight

Monitoring XenApp Servers with RM or Edgesight

These days, server monitoring is no longer a luxury, it is an absolute necessity.  With XenApp, Citrix provides a few tools.  Some built in and ... Read More