Tag Archives: terminal services

TheGenerationV.com

I’m happy to announce that I am joining the team over at TheGenerationV.com. I will still be maintaining my personal blog here as time allows, of course, but will also be writing case studies and analysis articles for GenerationV. TheGenerationV.com … Continue reading

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Louisville-Area Citrix Users Group

Chris Morgan with University of Louisville School of Dentistry has started a Louisville-Area Citrix Users Group. He and I had been discussing this for months with our regional Citrix sales management team. I’m glad to say he has taken the … Continue reading

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Now With MTM!

I’m ecstatic to announce I have joined the team at MTM Techonologies as a Systems Consultant. I had the pleasure of working with MTM as a customer for many years. During this time, I had the opportunity to get to … Continue reading

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Quest vWorkspace

Some time back, Quest Software purchased Provision Networks. They have sense re-branded and re-released their Virtual Access Suite (VAS) product line as vWorkspace. Earlier this year, I got the opportunity to work with Patrick Rouse from Quest, he is a … Continue reading

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Latest and Greatest: My Citrix on VMWare

This may be my last entry on Citrix/VMWare for the time being. After 1 month of production runs, our 1 vCPU 2GB RAM VMs are churning nicely, averaging around 32 concurrent users. Running at 10 VMs per DELL 2950 Host, … Continue reading

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An Interesting Day with Citrix Load Evaluators

Ever have one of those days? Well today was it for me! We run XenApp 4.5 in 2 geographic production Zones. I get an urgent page from support that EVERYONE hitting one of our Zones was getting “… servers are … Continue reading

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More on Citrix Load Evaluators

Well, most of feed back I received from other industry players confirmed my initial suspicions… counters based on Windows Perf Counters where Windows is a VM are not reliable. A local area architect, who is not married to any one … Continue reading

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Citrix on VMWare ESX

Although these guidelines are created using the following environment, these standards should apply to just about any Terminal Services-based virtual environment (XenApp 5, Quest vWorkspace 6, 2X, Windows 2008 TS, etc.): VMWare ESX 3.5 Update 2 Virtual Center 2.5 Windows … Continue reading

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