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The XenDesktop Experience

Issue 49, December 2014

The Month's Features

Citrix Director 7.6 Deep-Dive Part 4: Troubleshooting Machines

Syed Pasha, Software Test Engineer II

The blog explains the new addition ‘Machine Details’ view in director as part of Arthur (XD 7.6) release. This is especially helpful in helping the site admins to troubleshoot the issues at machine level which was not possible in the earlier releases. Additionally, the blog explains on how to create the site groups, assign/unassign users from the delivery group as well as explains the different panels made available on machine details page.

Dive Deep

Database Sizing Tool for XenDesktop 7

Chris Gilbert, Principal Software Engineer

Currently sizing the databases for XenDesktop relies on being able to interpret and understand the database sizing KB article CTX139508. To try and assist I’ve created a simple tool that can help generate custom sizing information.

Database sizing tool available

Citrix Studio Templates – Out-of-the-box Configuration for XenDesktop and XenApp

Rachel Berry, Product Manager, HDX and Peripherals

In an effort to provide more future XenApp and XenDesktop templates, we’re inviting customers, partners and Citrites to contribute their suggestions. NVIDIA have provided a set of policies for optimised GPU accelerated graphics. Our engineers are watching the forum supporting this campaign so it’s a great chance to get free consultancy and support advice. Please do contribute and help shape the future of the product, as well as get optimization advice for today’s products!

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