Category: Citrix

Create Bootable ISO for target devices

Citrix Provisioning Services create bootable ISO for target devices

The target devices booting from Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) server can boot using PXE or using a bootable ISO. I choose to boot my devices using a bootable ISO. This method is very reliable, as it doesn’t rely on PXE services or network connections. My lab setup: Windows 2012 R2 server running Citrix Provisioning Services

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Setup and configuration of Citrix Provisioning Services 7.8

Recently Citrix has released Citrix Provisioning Services 7.8 (PVS). I wanted to see how this works, so I decided to set it up in my homelab and share the setup and configuration steps with you guys. I will be needing this component to stream my desktops and servers. Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) eliminates the need to

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How to setup and configure Citrix Licensing Server 11.13.1.2

I already did a setup and installation of Citrix Licensing Server 11.12.1 here, but it is always nice to have a setup guide for a new version. Adding a Citrix Licensing Server to your environment is important if you are going to setup and use Citrix products and solutions. So let me show you how to: install the

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Thin clients and HDX 3D Pro support demystified

Recently I was presented with the following case. I was migrating from a Citrix XenDesktop 5.6 environment to a Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 environment. The new environment was running XenDesktop VDI’s with Windows 7 on Citrix XenServer. Because CAD and 3D application support was a requirement, the customer decided to use nVidia grid cards and use

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Basic setup Citrix StoreFront 3.0

In this blogpost I will show the basic setup of Citrix StoreFront 3.0. StoreFront is the component for making your published desktops and published app available for your end-users. A few new features of Citrix StoreFront 3.0: unified user experience improved customisation loopback communications (no more host file editing) treating published desktops as published apps delegate

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Basic setup Citrix Provisioning Services 7.6

So I got some free time now to continue setting up my homelab. I decided to start with a basic setup and configuration of Citrix Provisioning Services 7.6 (PVS). I will be needing this component to stream my desktops and servers. Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) eliminates the need to manage, update and patch individual systems.

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