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 …
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Here are a set of instructions to apply Management IP to Citrix NetScaler and NetScaler Insight Center–in PDF Format. Instructions to Apply Management IP to NetScaler and NetScaler Insight Center
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
Citrix XenServer 7.1 will be made available with new features and support window. Some of the new features include: Maximum 10 Year Support Unique Integrated Image Provisioning Live Patching Avoiding the vTax with Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) The details can be read here at the Citrix Blog.
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 …
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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 …
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