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…

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…

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…

26 Jun

Citrix XenApp 6.5 End of Life: An Approach to Upgrading If You’re Not On Windows 10 Yet

Ah, how to bid farewell to an old friend? Citrix XenApp 6.5 has been a reliable workhorse since its release in 2011, but the time has come to say goodbye as it reaches End of Life on June 30, 2018. For most Kraft Kennedy clients, XenApp complements a physical Windows desktop deployment. Most firms that Read more…