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  • Install the Citrix XenApp 6.5 server on Windows Server 2008R2
  • Delegate administration within the XenApp farm by adding an administrator
  • Manage the XenApp server farm with both AppCenter and from the command line using PowerShell
  • Publish applications to users
  • Customize the Web Interface with your corporate branding
  • Control client printing within a XenApp environment using policies
  • Implement IMA encryption to protect data passed between XenApp servers
  • Provide secure remote access using the Citrix Access Gateway

Citrix XenApp is the market leader in application hosting and virtualization delivery, allowing users from different platforms such as Windows, Mac, Linux, and mobile devices to connect to their business applications. Using XenApp, you can deploy secure applications quickly to thousands of users. This book takes you through the deployment of your server farm. With the infrastructure in place, you can publish applications to users and manage load balancing within the server farm.

Instant Citrix XenApp 6.5 is written to be a quick and effective guide to deploy your Citrix-based remote desktop server farm.

You begin by laying out the resources required, such as the Licensing Server, the Web Interface Server, and the XenApp Server. You will then learn their purpose and move onto installing them in their logical order. Next, you can customize the web interface to brand it with your corporate identity. It won't be long before you have already published an application and resources for users and testing gets underway in earnest.

  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results
  • Plan, deploy, and manage a XenApp farm
  • Learn how to manage resources in the farm through the use of graphical tools and PowerShell
  • Understand the planning needed for the resources that XenApp requires
Page Count 50
Course Length 1 hours 30 minutes
ISBN 9781782170273
Date Of Publication 24 Jul 2013


Andrew Mallett

Andrew Mallett is the owner of The Urban Penguin, and he is a comprehensive provider of professional Linux software development, training, and services. Having always been a command-line fan, he feels that so much time can be saved through knowing command-line shortcuts and scripting. TheUrbanPenguin YouTube channel, maintained by Andrew, has well over 800 videos to support this, and he has authored four other Packt titles.