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Citrix Delivery Groups Power Plan Management – Powershell Script

Usually customers whom invest in VDI want to save on consumption whenever its possible, in terms of power management the user VDI VMs shouldn’t be up and running 24/7 they should be shutdown after working hours and then readied at the beginning of the business day. In the case of PVS, the default behavior is… Read More »

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Citrix Specialist Virtualization Endeavor Experience

I’ve been recently involved in a lot of projects covering Citrix products, and because of partnership requirement my company decided to pursue the Virtualization Specialist program. It has been a very busy period for me which kept me a bit away from blogging, so on my part I had to finish two things: Citrix Virtualization… Read More »

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vCenter Server 6.0 High Availability (Windows Edition) – PSC with Citrix Netscaler

So since the release of vSphere 6.0 and I have been looking forward to engaging vCenter Server high availability, although VMware seems to be doing a lot of work and enhancements on the VCSA (the vCenter Server Appliance) I am still in favor of installing the Windows edition, why? well simply from a customer perspective… Read More »

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Citrix Netscaler 10.5x.xx Access Gateway Enterprise Store Settings Greyed Out

Since the release of Netscaler firmware 10.52.11 and I’ve been suffering from this problem, when you launch the Citrix Netscaler Wizard and I finally end up with a windows that shows the Enterprise Store Settings but its greyed out and after the Access Gateway configuration page is loaded it disappears as well. I’ve posted about… Read More »

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Citrix Receiver: Authentication token are not matching

This happened only when using Citrix Receiver, using the Receiver for Web was fine without any issues, so my current setup has: 2 Delivery Controllers @ 7.5 2 StoreFront Servers @ 2.5 1 Access Gateway @ 10.5 Receiver @ 4.1 I was reconfiguring the environment and I noticed that I didn’t fill out the SNIP… Read More »

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Install McAfee MOVE Multiplatform for VDI

These are my brief notes on the topic but if you know your way with McAfee’s ePO you will find the hereunder very helpful, the hereunder will aid you to perform the installation whether to be used with VMware Horizon View and Citrix XenDesktop. Configuration Install ePO (here I used 5.1 with the latest patch).… Read More »

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Load Balancing Microsoft SQL Server 2012 AlwaysON Databases with Netscaler

Lately I was involved in a project where they required to load balance their MSSQL databases (reads and writes), the project included utilizing MSSQL 2012 AlwaysON. In this blog I will be concentrating on the configuration required to setup Citrix Netscaler to load balance database connections, on the other hands if you’re not a fan… Read More »

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Publishing Keyboard Layouts for Users on XenApp 6.5 / XenDesktop Application VDA

Lately I had to configure this setup at site that had XenApp 6.5 installed, but the problem was that I had so many different users with different nationalities that I couldn’t resolve it using Active Directory GPO or else I’ll have to create GPO’s based on nationalities and that’s havoc to a system administrator. If… Read More »

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