- AboutDane Young is an aspiring technothusiast specializing in application, desktop, and server virtualization technologies. Dane’s educational background includes a Bachelor of Science in Bus. Admin/Management Information Systems from Sacramento State and a Masters of Business Administration from the Univerisity of Phoenix. Notable certifications include Citrix Certified Integration Architect for Virtualization, VMware Certified Professional for vSphere 4 and Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Windows Server 2008 R2, Virtualization Administrator. Dane’s technical experience includes: – mentoree of Bill Alderson, PMG (Pine Mountain Group, acquired by NetQoS and later Computer Associates) – technical entrepreneurship and consulting for small and medium size businesses – program manager and infrastructure engineer, K-8 education – field consulting and engineering, managed services provider, and – most recently field systems and solutions engineer, M7 Global Partner: Entisys Solutions. Location: Sacramento, Ca Technical Inspirations: Brian Madden (www.brianmadden.com) Doug Brown (www.dabcc.com) Eric Haavarstein (www.xenappblog.com) Pierre Marmignon (www.citrixtools.net) Scott Lowe (blog.scottlowe.org) Thomas Koetzing (www.thomaskoetzing.de)
Provisioning Services 5.1 Service Pack 1 Overview
Citrix is getting ready to release Provisioning Services 5.1 Service Pack 1 in the next few weeks. A Citrix knowledgebase article has been released detailing the release notes of the Provisioning Services 5.1 Service Pack 1. Let’s go over what is new, what has been removed, …
XenApp 5 Feature Pack 2 Features and Release Date Announced!
Citrix has finally announced that XenApp 5 Feature Pack 2 will be released on September 29th. XenApp 5 Feature Pack 2 will be bring new features such as VM Hosted Apps, Power and Capacity Management, and HDX to XenApp 5. Read more to see what all new features …
Provisioning Services High Availability with a Local vDisk Store
When setting up high availability in a Provisioning Services environment there is always the question of where to put the vDisk store. You have several different options for the location of the vDisk store. You can place it on the local system, on a Windows …
Give Precedence to Session Sharing Over Load Balancing
Citrix XenApp 5.0 Windows 2003 Hotfix Rollup 4 has new feature enhancement that allows you to give precedence to session sharing over load balancing. Now with this enhancement you can decide to have session sharing override load balancing in your XenApp farm.
Hosted Apps, Streamed Apps, Seamless Sessions, and Content Redirection
When having a mixed environment of seamless sessions using hosted applications and streamed applications, file type associations (FTA) and content redirection won’t work for streamed applications. The FTA isn’t recognized and prompts you to select an application to open it with when you click on …