Troubleshooting Citrix XenDesktop

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Learn
  • Solve VDA registration problems and Citrix session launch difficulties
  • Identify and resolve XenDesktop service issues
  • Troubleshoot performance issues related to the XenDesktop architecture
  • Work around common printing issues
  • Understand the Citrix XenDesktop HDX policies and deal with the HDX MediaStream challenges
  • Resolve the common MCS and PVS configuration issues in your XenDesktop environment
  • Find solutions to some general issues that have been identified and recorded by Citrix in their database that every administrator must be aware of
About

In today’s world, many organizations have decided to move to secure and stable VDI platforms to benefit their organization to meet their security needs. To meet an organization’s requirements, Citrix XenDesktop serves as the best desktop virtualization solution available, providing the optimum user experience.

Troubleshooting Citrix XenDesktop is a single resource guide that will help you dig deep into all the technical issues you encounter to resolve them using an autonomous and well-defined approach.

The book starts by walking you through the XenDesktop architecture and the troubleshooting toolkit for Citrix XenDesktop. The subsequent chapters will help you identify possible causes of various types of Citrix XenDesktop problems that may arise while installing, configuring, or troubleshooting day-to-day problems. You will also be dealing with the most common and important VDA registration problems that you might often face while working with the XenDesktop product suite. Additionally, you will resolve issues that arise while launching Citrix sessions, troubleshoot performance issues, and learn how to integrate Citrix NetScaler with your XenDesktop environment.

Features
  • Explore the XenDesktop architecture and work with various troubleshooting tools that every Citrix admin should know about
  • Discover how to troubleshoot performance, VDA registration, and NetScaler integration issues
  • A fast-paced troubleshooting guide to help you identify and resolve any kind of problem you might face while working with Citrix XenDesktop
Page Count 274
Course Length 8 hours 13 minutes
ISBN 9781785280139
Date Of Publication 27 Oct 2015
Understanding the HDX™ display modes
HDX™ policies and their impact on user experience
Using Flash Redirection for a smooth HDX™ experience
Working with HDX™ RealTime audio/video and the HDX™ plugin for Microsoft Lync 2010
Summary
Enabling logging for MCS and PVS™
Using MCS service logging for troubleshooting common issues
Troubleshooting PVS™ Streaming Service and console issues
Overcoming common PVS™ issues
Summary
Integrating Citrix NetScaler and Citrix StoreFront™
Configuring NetScaler
Citrix StoreFront™ configuration for enabling remote access
Challenges with NetScaler integration
NetScaler callback URL configuration
Securing XenApp/XenDesktop communication
Summary

Authors

Gurpinder Singh

Gurpinder Singh is an IT consultant with more than eight years of experience in the field of information technology. He has played various roles ranging from desktop support and system administration to virtualization expert with multiple Indian MNCs while working for clients all over the world.

He holds various enterprise renowned certifications from Microsoft and Citrix for managing, implementing, and troubleshooting Windows Server and Citrix virtualization products. During his eight years of work, he has worked for multiple global clients where he got the chance to work on projects that involved implementing high-end and complex virtualization projects.

He currently works for a large Indian IT MNC as a Citrix consultant and is involved in medium-to-large Citrix virtualization projects.