This fast-paced administration course covers the major aspects of installing, configuring and managing a highly available XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x environment as well as a full Provisioning Services 7.1x environment for image management.
Gain an understanding of the solution architecture and communications, and the factors that contribute to a successful deployment. This accelerated 5-day course will teach you how to deploy and deliver apps and desktops (MCS and PVS); install and configure StoreFront and Citrix Receiver; set up profile management; configure policies, printing and basic security features. Also learn how to monitor and troubleshoot the environment with Citrix Director.
- Architecture Overview
- Initial Requirements and Lab
- Installing and Confguring a XenApp and XenDesktop Site
- Provision and Deliver Application and Desktop Resources
- Providing Access with Citrix StoreFront and Receiver
- Understanding and Confguring Citrix Policies
- Application Presentation and Management
- Printing with XenApp and XenDesktop
- Citrix Profle Management
- Managing the XenApp and XenDesktop Site
- XenApp and XenDesktop Site Redundancy
- XenApp and XenDesktop Site Basic Network Security
- Monitoring the XenApp and XenDesktop Site
- Introduction to Supporting and Troubleshooting XenApp and XenDesktop
- Advanced Provisioning with Provisioning Services
- Provisioning Services Infrastructure
- Streaming the vDisk
- Target Devices
- Integrating Provisioning Services with XenApp and XenDesktop
- Provisioning Services Redundancy
- Supporting Provisioning Services
Built for IT Professionals who need to install, confgure,and manage XenApp, XenDesktop, and Provisioning Services. This course is taught at a faster pace and experience with previous versions or preparation with our free eLearning is recommended. It is an appropriate starting point or a refresher on version 7.1x for administrators, engineers, and architects.
This course requires little to no previous experience with the 7.x version of the platform; however, Citrix recommends this free eLearning: CXA-105 XenApp and XenDesktop Foundations. Previous knowledge of legacy versions of XenApp or XenDesktop is also benefcial due to the faster pace of this course.