Lab: Part 11 – Install XenDesktop 7.6

How to install Citrix XenDesktop 7.6. In this post, we will describe the steps to install a new XenDesktop site with two controllers. Lab configuration Virtual Machine...

Lab: Part 10 – Citrix Licensing demystified

Everything you need to know about Citrix Licensing. Take a deep breath and jump in ! Before being able to use most of Citrix products,...

XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x database permissions

Procedure to configure XenDesktop database in a secure environment. XenDesktop wizard is made to automatically connect to the SQL Server and create the database. That is...

Lab: Part 9 – Install Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (Dedicated)

Step-by-step guide to install a dedicated Microsoft SQL server. For the needs of the Citrix Guru lab, we will setup a dedicated Microsoft SQL Server....

Lab: Part 8 – Save, Backup and Restore NetScaler 11 configuration

Easily save, backup and restore your NetScaler configuration. You must use these features before performing an upgrade or for precautionary reasons. Save NetScaler configuration Command line By default,...

Download Citrix Storefront 3.x Configurator

Tool created by Jacob 'Jake' Rutski. In a previous post,  we talked about StoreFront 3.0 optimizations. Most of them require to manually modify the web.config file located in...

Lab: Part 7 – Upgrade NetScalers in HA

How to update our NetScaler HA pair to a new firmware. Previously in this lab, we installed two NetScaler appliances and configured High Availability. Once in a...

Lab: Part 6 – Configure NetScaler 11 High Availability (HA Pair)

In this post, we will configure our NetScaler virtual appliances for High Availability.  Introduction In the previous post, we reviewed the architecture of Citrix Netscaler and...

I am a Citrix Engineer – GIFs #2

10 GIFs to understand what is the life of a Citrix Engineer.  When you are in deep thoughts during a meeting When there is no more...

Citrix Mouse X1 review

The Citrix Mouse X1 is available since 2 months now, let's take a look at the first end-users device offered by Citrix. Officially announced at the Citrix Synergy...