Empty cubicle wall space? Get your PVS Boot poster here…

Empty cubicle wall space? Get your PVS Boot poster here…

Citrix just released a pretty useful Info Poster Diagram on the PVS Boot process.  Here’s a quick summary taken from the poster: The following summarizes ... Read More

From the Not So Surprising News Department–vSphere 5.1 Support for Latest XD/PVS.

From the Not So Surprising News Department–vSphere 5.1 Support for Latest XD/PVS.

For those of you running Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 and Citrix Provisioning Server 6.1, you may or may not have upgraded to vSphere 5.1.  If you ... Read More

Top Virtualization Blogs 2013 Voting (i.e. The vDundies)

Top Virtualization Blogs 2013 Voting (i.e. The vDundies)

Virtualization is a pretty niche technology group. Not as small as it used to be though since now Virtualization encompasses all sorts of infrastructure components. ... Read More

Citrix PVS Support Webinar notes

Citrix PVS Support Webinar notes

Attended a quick 1 hour webinar today on Citrix Provisioning Services 6.x. (Citrix Support Webinar: Planning, implementing and troubleshooting  provisioning services 6.x) I think this ... Read More

Have a Dozen ESX hosts? PVS Boot ISOs might not scale well.

Have a Dozen ESX hosts? PVS Boot ISOs might not scale well.

There are a couple different ways you can design a Provisioning Services Server supported environment to boot up.  Virtual Desktops can leverage PXE, Hard Drive ... Read More

Snowed In? Great time to Jailbreak your iPhone.

Snowed In? Great time to Jailbreak your iPhone.

With the upcoming Snowpocalypse on it’s way, I thought I would shoot out a quick blurb reminding those locked in the Apple iOS walled garden, ... Read More

Occupy Hotfix: Citrix PVS patches 66% complete.

Occupy Hotfix: Citrix PVS patches 66% complete.

It’s always annoyed me to no end that Citrix’s Provisioning Services server hotfixes were manual hotfixes.  Just a zip package with some binaries and a ... Read More

King for a Day – What would you change?

So over the past few weeks, I've had some really good discussions around patch management.  The reasons why some people don't patch, the reasoning behind ... Read More