Citrix Virtual Apps & Desktops - Overview

Solution Overview
Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (formerly known as XenApp and XenDesktop) enables organizations to deliver Windows and Linux applications and desktops to users on any device, connected to any network, from anywhere. This Windows and Linux-as-a-Service capability improves user productivity while also increasing employee morale, retention and recruiting. 

Goals & Objectives

This lab provides an overview of the application and desktop virtualization capabilities delivered by Citrix. In this lab you will gain experience with the following:

  • logging into Storefront through NetScaler Gateway
  • viewing entitled resources
  • launching desktop and published app resource sessions

Hardware & Software

  • NetScaler SDX appliances
  • Dell vxRail HCI 
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • VMware vSphere