Tag Archives: xendesktop

Speaking at Citrix Synergy 2016

I’m happy to announce that I am presenting at Citrix Synergy again.  I had the privilege to speak at Synergy last year in Orlando on XenApp Architecture as well as in 2011 on VDI Storage.  This year I am presenting on XenMobile Architecture. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Update on my Book

As you may know, I released my first book last October: Citrix XenApp® 7.5 Desktop Virtualization Solutions. I had to opportunity to speak at both Citrix Synergy and BriForum Denver conferences this year on the same topic.  My book has received strong … Continue reading

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Speaking at Citrix Synergy 2015

I’m happy to announce that I am presenting at Citrix Synergy again.  I had the privilege to speak at Synergy in 2011 on VDI Storage.  This year I am presenting on XenApp 7.6 Architecture, based in part off my book which … Continue reading

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New Article: VDI Storage Considerations

In July, I had the pleasure of speaking at BriForum in Boston.  BriForum is a popular vendor-neutral conference focused on virtualization and mobility technologies.  My first session, which was very well received, was titled Where To Stick It: VDI Storage Considerations. During the … Continue reading

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Now Available: Citrix XenApp 7.5 Desktop Virtualization Solutions

I am happy to announce that as of October 21, 2014, my book is available for purchase! Buy a copy… buy 10… they make great Christmas presents! You can read more about my book here and here. You can order … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: My XenApp Book

Checking one off the bucket list… My book is in the final stages of production and should be available in September 2014.  This has been a much slower process than planned due to work changes, illness, and product updates… but the … Continue reading

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Speaking at BriForum, Part 2

This afternoon I had the opportunity to speak again at BriForum.  I presented my DIY DaaS: Creating your own Desktop-as-a-Service session.  I had the pleasure (or misfortune) to follow Brian and Gabe on stage… that is a tough act to follow. Overall, … Continue reading

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Fun with NetScaler Gateway and StoreFront

I don’t work with NetScalers on a regular basis.  I am familiar with the product and the capabilities, but prefer to leave that to NetScaler and networking engineers.  As I explained to a friend of mine once, I understand the … Continue reading

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Interview with ServerWatch

I was recently interviewed by Paul Rubens with ServerWatch.  He featured some of my comments in his article titled “VDI: The ‘Other’ Virtualization Technology” which was published on December 1, 2011. 

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Optimizing Citrix XenApp and Citrix XenDesktop on VMWare vSphere

I previously wrote a series of posts about Optimizing XenApp on VMWare.  These posts were taken from REAL WORLD experience with tuning XenApp 4.5 on Windows Server 2003 running on VMWare ESX 3.5.  Obviously, times changes and technology improves.  Also, … Continue reading

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