Tag / XenApp

  • March 5, 2009 - Sven Huisman

    Citrix XenApp on VMware ESX: 1 or 2 vCPU?

    In the past I’ve published two articles (here and here) about best practices on running Citrix XenApp (presentation server) on VMware ESX. It were all best practices gathered by other people, but I agreed with a lot of the recommendations. Until recently, I did also agree on using 1 vCPU XenApp virtual machines (with less […]

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  • October 9, 2008 - Sven Huisman

    More XenApp 4.5 on VMware recommendations

    Now that the sessions from VMWorld 2008 are available online (for registered attendees), I thought I could share some of the good stuff with you. Here are some recommendations for implementing XenApp 4.5 on VMware. I’ve posted recommendations before, so there could be some overlap. Of course, not all recommendations may apply to your situation, but I find some of them very […]

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  • September 17, 2008 - Matthijs Haverink

    XenApp 5.0 – First Impression

    Last week I’ve been testing with the new version of XenApp (Formerly known as Presentation Server). First thing that different from the Technical Preview was the ease of installation on a Windows Server 2008. All components (except for Sun Java) install automatically. Next thing that’s a big difference is the occurance of the Web Interface, […]

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  • September 16, 2008 - Matthijs Haverink

    XENServer 5.0 Released!

    Citrix has released the new edition of XENServer. This version mainly focusses on High Availabilty and takes this to a new level! As told before in earlier posts Citrix has partnered up with Marathon and created a super High Available infrastructure. This infrastructure is able to create a XenApp environment that is so high available […]

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  • September 9, 2008 - Sven Huisman

    Updated application virtualization comparison chart!

    We (Matthijs Haverink and I) have updated our application virtualization chart with the latest release of Citrix XenApp 5.0, Microsoft App-V and Xenocode 2008 SP1. We also changed Symantec Appstream in the chart by combining it with SVS pro, a more commonly used combination.

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