Are your VMware, Citrix and AD teams talking? They should be.

Are your VMware, Citrix and AD teams talking? They should be.

So here are some quick lessons I learned recently in some of the Citrix Provisioning XenDesktop vSphere environments I have been working in.   The typical ... Read More

Dude, Where’s My VM? I have no Idea. :(

Dude, Where’s My VM? I have no Idea. :(

Recently got an email from a friend who had (not by his doing) stepped into an environment where Virtual Machines had literally sprung up across ... Read More

Best Practice : Start your Citrix STA ID names with STA. :)

Best Practice : Start your Citrix STA ID names with STA. :)

Sam Jacobs sent over a quick best practice note reminding us verify that our STA IDs begin with the letters ‘STA’ for XenApp Plug-in Version ... Read More

Troubleshooting Provisioning Server Image Trust Issues

Troubleshooting Provisioning Server Image Trust Issues

In every relationship, there is going to be some trust issues.   Citrix Provisioning Services is no different.  Here are two quick items to check ... Read More

Using XenDesktop as a secure in-house GotoMyPC Solution.

Using XenDesktop as a secure in-house GotoMyPC Solution.

For a while now, we have been recommending using XenDesktop for users to get back to their Physical Desktops back in the office as a ... Read More

Join.Me for Free Screen Sharing and Collaboration

Join.Me for Free Screen Sharing and Collaboration

Sure you can use WebEx or GotoMeeting but you want something FREE!  Try out Join.Me by LogMeIn.  I was already a big fan of LogMeIn ... Read More

In NYC October 17 or 18th? Check out the INTEROP Expo for free.

In NYC October 17 or 18th? Check out the INTEROP Expo for free.

**This is an exclusive offer for vCloudInfo.com readers only!** If you are interested in attending yet another Expo full of vendors giving away pens, balls, ... Read More

Installing Microsoft SQL Management Tools on Citrix XenApp 6

Installing Microsoft SQL Management Tools on Citrix XenApp 6

While building out a new XenApp 6 farm, my client had requested that SQL Management tools be installed on the image (We were provisioning the ... Read More

Upgrading VMware AppSpeed 1.2 to 1.5

Upgrading VMware AppSpeed 1.2 to 1.5

With the new version of AppSpeed released, I downloaded the ISO and proceeded with the upgrade.  Here’s a quick rundown of the activities for those ... Read More

Shadowing in XenApp 6? Not if you have Multi-Monitors.

Shadowing in XenApp 6? Not if you have Multi-Monitors.

While working with the newest versions of Windows 2008 R2 and Windows 7, I am beginning to notice more and more compatibility issues with Multi-Monitors ... Read More