Citrix HDX RealTime Optimization Pack for Skype for Business – User Experience Demo
Multiple Citrix Provisioning (PVS) Servers provide redundancy and load balancing–but there is no automatic replication of images. I find the easiest way is to use RoboCopy and sync PVS Server Stores. The basic script I use is:
ROBOCOPY \\PVS1\D$\Vdiskstore \\PVS2\D$\Vdiskstore /MIR /xo /XF *.lok /XD WriteCache
Explanation of Command Switches /MIR Mirror a directory tree (equivalent to /E plus /PURGE …
This script will dump Registered/Unregistered VDA (Citrix XenApp/VDI Desktop) to a text file in the C: Drive under directory called scripts. I apologize for the simplicity of the script–I am testing new feature on blog to allow me to post Scripts/Code easily and accessible to the user.
Get-BrokerDesktop -RegistrationState Registered | Out-File c:\scripts\Registered.txt
Get-BrokerDesktop -RegistrationState Unregistered | Out-File c:\scripts\Unregistered.txt
Excellent Master Class this month covering Unidesk Application Layering.
Thanks Citrix for the latest/greatest Visio Stencils. Excerpt from the post on Citrix Blog: “Latest set of 3D perspective stencils for your Citrix Delivery Center or Networking diagrams compatible with Microsoft Visio 2007/2010/2013. The set contains icons for some of the more common components of any Citrix or Application deployment. This set replaces the old …
Came across this today with a client. Customer had a farm of Citrix StoreFront servers that needed to be reconfigured and setup as a Server Group. Needless to say, I did not want to uninstall/reinstall every server. So I used handy PowerShell to solve the issue. Here are a list of steps (make sure StoreFront …
Citrix has packaged Advanced Diagnostic Tools into the Citrix Supportability Pack. The latest edition can be auto updated and can be run from a USB drive. Here is an excerpt from the KB article: “The Supportability Pack is a collection of popular tools (53 in total as of v1.2.4) written by Citrix engineers to help …
Brian Madden gave a great talk at Citrix Synergy about State of the DaaS Industry in 2016. Brian wrote a book on DaaS (Desktop As A Service) that has become very popular: Desktops as a Service: Everything You Need to Know About DaaS & Hosted VDI I would definitely reccomend to click on the link …
Once of the most important tools for a Senior Infrastructure Architect—Virtualization is Microsoft Visio. It can be an expensive product (all companies I work for have always provided). But if you are doing desings and Solution Documents (Deliverables), it is a much needed tool. Along with Visio, the Stencil Packs are important. I do a …