24 Oct

Control Citrix Receiver Update to Citrix Workspace App

You may have noticed that Citrix is in the process of implementing changes announced at Synergy 2018 to unify its product portfolio. Some of these changes are cosmetic, affecting names only, but others contain functional changes. In particular, the new Citrix Workspace App will eventually replace the Receiver, ShareFile (now Citrix Content Management), and XenMobile Read more…

04 Oct

Dispatch from Orlando: Takeaways from Microsoft Ignite 2018

Our field team returned from Microsoft Ignite with this digest of key takeaways. Teams Microsoft Teams is getting a lot of air time this year. When selecting sessions, we thought we saw more sessions on Teams than on anything else, even Exchange. Teams is undergoing a fundamental shift. Microsoft is repositioning it as the default Read more…

24 Sep

Introducing the Security Customer Immersion Experience

Increasingly, organizations are looking to the cloud to increase productivity, adopt compelling new features, and more. Simultaneously, these organizations are concerned about how to protect their users and data from being compromised in a cloud-first, mobile-first world. We’ve heard you, and we’re excited to announce that we are now certified to facilitate the Security Customer Read more…

07 Sep

3 Critical Backend Projects to Plan Now 

If you haven’t already, right about now is a good time to plan your next major infrastructure upgrade. A number of recent and impending expiration dates mean that security and compatibility issues await if you fall behind. Here’s what you need to know. In the virtualization category, both Citrix and VMware require updating. The end Read more…

04 Sep

Exchange 2010 End-of-Support

In recent weeks we’ve warned you about the impending end of Windows 7 and Server 2008. Sorry to pile on, but there’s another important end-of-support date looming—Exchange 2010 will reach the end of its ten-year lifecycle on January 14, 2020. What will happen when Exchange 2010 reaches end of support? As with other products that Read more…

30 Aug

End of General Support for vSphere 5.5 Alert: September 19, 2018

With the looming end of support for vSphere 5.5 on September 19, 2018, the recommendation is to upgrade before this end date or risk interruption. If you are unable to complete the upgrade but are active on support and subscription, you have the option of purchasing extended support in one year increments. Please reach out Read more…

28 Aug

UE-V and Roaming Additional Language Settings

Microsoft User Experience Virtualization (UE-V) has always had odd limitations. I ran into one of these the other day. The team was working on a custom template to support roaming multiple languages for a client with international offices. It was not working. It seemed that UE-V does not support roaming the language/keyboard settings associated with Read more…

01 Aug

Windows Server 2008 End of Support: What It Means and How to Deal With It

Windows Server 2008 will reach end of support in early 2020 Windows 7 is not the only Microsoft product hurtling towards its end. Extended support for Server 2008 will expire on the same date, January 14, 2020, which may pose an even bigger security risk than end of support for the desktop OS, especially to Read more…

26 Jun

Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.0 to 7.13 End of Life

In June 2013, XenDesktop 7.0 introduced the long-awaited consolidation of XenApp 6.5 (used exclusively to deliver server-based desktops and applications) and XenDesktop 5.5 (used exclusively to deliver VDI desktops), providing customers with the flexibility to deliver a variety of resources from a common access and management framework. Since then, version 7.x has seen a steady Read more…

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