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Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook-Third Edition

By : Gaspare Silvestri
Book Image

Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook-Third Edition

By: Gaspare Silvestri

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Citrix XenDesktop Cookbook Third Edition
Disclaimer
Credits
About the Author
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Index

A

  • AAA (Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting) / How it works...
  • Active Directory accounts
    • managing / Managing Active Directory accounts – ADIdentity cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • Active Directory Identity cmdlets
    • about / Managing Active Directory accounts – ADIdentity cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • additional components
    • managing / Managing additional components – StoreFrontTM admin and logging cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • Adobe Flash
    • about / How it works...
  • antivirus exclusions
    • reference link / There's more...
  • App-V Management Server / Getting ready
  • App-V Management System / Getting ready
  • App-V Sequencer / Getting ready
  • App-V Streaming Server / Getting ready
  • Application Delivery Group / How it works...
  • applications
    • publishing, Microsoft App-V used / Publishing applications using Microsoft App-V, Getting ready, How to do it..., How it works...
  • AppSwitcher
    • URL, for downloading / There's more...
  • AppV cmdlets
    • about / Managing the Citrix® Desktop Controller and its resources – Broker and App-V cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • assigned machines
    • removing, from existing catalog / Removing assigned machines from an existing catalog
  • Audio settings
    • about / How it works...
  • Auto client reconnect policy
    • about / How it works...

B

  • Bandwidth policy
    • about / How it works...
  • Beacons configurations / How to do it…
  • BITS service (Background Intelligent Transfer Services) / How it works...
  • black list / How it works...
  • Bluetooth / How it works...
  • Boot Device Manager feature
    • about / Installing and configuring Citrix Provisioning Services 7.6
  • Bring Your Own Device / Introduction
  • Broker / How it works...
  • Broker cmdlets
    • about / Managing the Citrix® Desktop Controller and its resources – Broker and App-V cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works..., There's more...

C

  • Central Management Console / How it works...
  • Citrix
    • URL, for article / How it works...
  • Citrix AppDNA 7.6
    • about / Introduction, Getting ready
    • setting up / How to do it...
    • configuring / How to do it...
    • using / How it works...
  • Citrix Delivery Controllers / Introduction
  • Citrix Desktop Controller
    • managing / Managing the Citrix® Desktop Controller and its resources – Broker and App-V cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
    • resources, managing / Managing the Citrix® Desktop Controller and its resources – Broker and App-V cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • Citrix Director7.6 platform
    • using / Getting ready, How to do it…, How it works...
  • Citrix Director platform / How it works...
  • Citrix Flexcast technique / Introduction
  • Citrix Group Policy Modeling Wizard / Policy modeling
  • Citrix Licensing Services (11.12.1)
    • installing / Installing and configuring the Citrix® Licensing Services (11.12.1), How to do it..., How it works...
    • configuring / Installing and configuring the Citrix® Licensing Services (11.12.1), How to do it..., How it works...
  • Citrix Netscaler Gateway 10.5
    • installing / Getting ready, How to do it…
    • configuring / Getting ready, How to do it…
    • working / How it works…
  • Citrix Profile Management
    • pros / How it works...
    • cons / How it works...
    • use cases / How it works...
  • Citrix Profile Management 5.x
    • used, for implementing profile architecture / Using Citrix® Profile Management 5.x
  • Citrix Receiver
    • about / Configuring the Citrix ReceiverTM
    • configuring / How to do it..., How it works..., There's more...
    • configuring, for HTML 5 1.5 / Configuring the Citrix ReceiverTM for HTML5 1.5 – clientless, How to do it..., How it works...
  • Citrix Receiver Store
    • about / How it works...
  • Citrix ShareFile platform
    • about / How it works...
    • URL / How it works...
  • Citrix StoreFront / Introduction
  • Citrix Stress Printers software
    • about / There's more...
  • Citrix Studio console
    • about / How to do it...
  • Citrix Web Interface / Introduction
  • Citrix XenMobile 10
    • installing / Installing and configuring XenMobile® 10, How to do it…
    • configuring / Installing and configuring XenMobile® 10, How to do it…
    • working / How it works…, There's more…
  • Citrix XenServer / Introduction
  • Client Certificate Mapping Authentication service / Getting ready
  • CloudBridge 7.4 platform
    • configuring / Configuring the CloudBridgeTM 7.4 platform, Getting ready, How to do it…, How it works…
  • CloudBridge plugin
    • configuration approaches / There's more…
  • CloudBridge Virtual Appliance / Getting ready
  • CloudBridge VPX / How to do it…
    • working / How it works…
  • CloudPlatform / Introduction
  • configuration approaches, CloudBridge plugin
    • redirector modality / There's more…
    • transparent modality / There's more…
  • configuration service category
    • about / Retrieving system information – Configuration Service cmdlets
  • configuration service cmdlets
    • about / How to do it…, How it works...
  • configured XenDesktop catalog
    • deleting / Deleting a configured XenDesktop® catalog
  • Configure Legacy Support / How to do it...
  • Content Redirection functionality
    • configuring / There's more...
  • creation operations
    • performing, for Delivery Groups / How to do it...
  • Cryptographic Service Provider (CSP) / How it works...

D

  • Delivery Groups
    • creation operations, performing for / How to do it...
  • deployment ways, Desktops
    • random / How it works...
    • static / How it works...
  • Desk-T-AA
    • about / How it works...
  • desktop OS machine
    • VDA, installing for / Installing VDA for a desktop OS machine
  • desktop OS master image
    • configuring / Configuring and optimizing a desktop OS Master Image, Getting ready
    • optimizing / Configuring and optimizing a desktop OS Master Image, Getting ready
  • Desktop settings
    • about / How it works...
  • Diagnostic Policy Service / How it works...
  • Diagnostic Service / System Host / How it works...
  • domain group policy objects (Domain GPO) / How to do it...
  • DWM (Desktop Windows Manager) / How it works...
  • dynamic disks / There's more...
  • Dynamic Windows Preview (DWP)
    • about / How it works...

E

  • e-mail-based account discovery feature / How it works...
  • Email-Based account discovery
    • configuring / There's more…
    • URL / There's more…
  • EMF
    • about / How it works…
  • Enhanced Metafile Format (EMF)
    • about / How it works…
  • Enterprise Admins group / Getting ready
  • Enterprise Certification Authority machine, for generating valid certificates
    • reference link / Getting ready
  • existing catalog
    • new macines, adding to / Adding new machines to an existing catalog:
    • assigned machines, removing from / Removing assigned machines from an existing catalog
  • existing machine catalog
    • modifying / Modifying an existing machine catalog, Updating virtual desktop machines, Modifying the machine assignment, Adding new machines to an existing catalog:, Removing assigned machines from an existing catalog, Deleting a configured XenDesktop® catalog, How it works..., There's more...

F

  • FIPS standard
    • URL / How to do it…
  • fixed disks / There's more...
  • Flexcast approach / Introduction
  • Flexcast Management Architecture (FMA) / Introduction
  • frame per second (fps) / Visual Display subsection
  • FreeRADIUS
    • about / Getting ready
  • Full Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) / How to do it..., How to do it..., How to do it…

G

  • Get-HypHypervisorPlugin command
    • about / How it works...
  • Group Policy Management Console / How to do it...

H

  • HDX 3D-Pro protocol quality setting
    • about / How it works...
  • HDX Monitor
    • about / Installing and configuring the HDX Monitor
    • installing / How to do it...
    • configuring / How to do it...
    • working / How it works…
  • HDX Monitor software
    • URL, for downloading / Getting ready
  • High Availability (HA) / How it works…
  • Host cmdlets
    • about / Administering hosts and machines – Host and MachineCreation cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • hosted applications
    • about / Introduction, Publishing the hosted applications
    • publishing / Getting ready, How to do it..., How it works...
  • hosts
    • administering / Administering hosts and machines – Host and MachineCreation cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • HTML 5 1.5
    • Citrix Receiver, configuring for / Configuring the Citrix ReceiverTM for HTML5 1.5 – clientless, How to do it..., How it works...
  • HTML5 Receiver version, features
    • PDF printer / How it works...
    • clipboard / How it works...
  • http channel / How it works...
  • https channel / How it works...
  • Hyper-V / Configuring XenDesktop® 7.6 to interact with Microsoft Hyper-V
  • hypervisor / Introduction

I

  • I/O boot storm / Introduction
  • ICA round trip policies
    • about / How it works...
  • ICA settings
    • about / How it works...
  • import update, 64-bits dom 0 platform
    • URL / Configuring XenDesktop® 7.6 to interact with XenServer® 6.2
  • Independent Management Architecture (IMA) / Introduction
  • Infrastructure Security
    • about / Introduction
  • Input/Output Operations Per Second (IOPS) / Introduction
  • IntelliCache
    • URL / How to do it...
  • Internet Information Service (IIS) / Getting ready
  • Internet Information Services (IIS)8 / Getting ready
  • IP Address Extraction
    • about / There's more...
  • iSCSI / How it works...

K

  • Kerberos Delegation parameter
    • URL / How to do it...

L

  • licensing model, Citrix
    • reference link / Getting ready
  • Local Access Apps (LAA)
    • about / Introduction, Publishing the Local Access Apps (LAA)
    • publishing / How to do it..., How it works..., There's more...
  • Local Area Network (LAN) / How it works...
  • Local Policy editor / There's more...
  • local profile
    • about / How it works..., Profile Handling subsection
    • pros / How it works...
    • cons / How it works...
    • use cases / How it works...
  • logging cmdlets
    • about / Managing additional components – StoreFrontTM admin and logging cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...

M

  • machine assignment
    • modifying / Modifying the machine assignment
  • machine catalog
    • about / Creating and configuring the machine catalog
    • creating / Getting ready, How to do it...
    • configuring / Getting ready, How to do it...
  • MachineCreation cmdlets
    • about / Administering hosts and machines – Host and MachineCreation cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works..., There's more...
  • Machine Creation Service (MCS) / Introduction
    • about / How it works...
  • machines
    • administering / Administering hosts and machines – Host and MachineCreation cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • Management Console / How to do it...
  • master image policies
    • installing / Installing and configuring the Master Image policies, How to do it...
    • configuring / Installing and configuring the Master Image policies, How to do it...
  • Master Image template / How it works...
  • Master Target Devices / How it works...
  • MCS architecture
    • requisites / Introduction
  • Microsoft App-V
    • used, for publishing applications / Publishing applications using Microsoft App-V, Getting ready, How to do it..., How it works...
  • Microsoft Roaming profile
    • about / Profile Handling subsection
  • MIP (Mapped IP Address) / How it works…
  • Mobile Experience policies
    • about / How it works...
  • msiexec command, parameters
    • /I / There's more...
    • /qn / There's more...
    • INSTALLDIR / There's more...
    • LICSERVERPORT / There's more...
    • ADMINPASS / There's more...
    • VENDORDAEMONPORT / There's more...
    • MNGMTCONSOLEWEBPORT / There's more...
  • Multi-Stream computer setting policy / Multi-Stream Connections subsection
  • Multi-Stream Connections
    • about / How it works...

N

  • .NET Framework 3.5
    • URL / How to do it...
  • Naming Scheme
    • about / How it works...
  • Naming Scheme Type
    • about / How it works...
  • Netscaler Gateway licensing model
    • URL / Getting ready
  • Netscaler IP Address (NSIP)
    • about / How to do it…
  • Network File System (NFS) / Introduction
  • Network Policy Server (NPS)
    • about / Getting ready
    / How it works...
  • network topologies
    • inline mode / How it works…
    • One Armed mode (WCCP) / How it works…
  • New-AcctADAccount cmdlet
    • about / How it works...
  • New-BrokerCatalog command / How it works...
  • new machines
    • adding, to existing catalog / Adding new machines to an existing catalog:
  • non-persistent machines
    • about / How it works...
  • NSIP (Netscaler IP Address) / How it works…

O

  • One Time Password (OTP)
    • about / Implementing strong authentication for XenDesktop® 7 – RADIUS platform
  • organizational unit (OU) / Getting ready
  • OTP (One Time Password) / Implementing the two-factor software authentication for XenDesktop® 7

P

  • Package Accelerator
    • about / There's more...
  • Pass-Through with smart card authentication / There's more...
  • PCL
    • about / How it works…
  • Personal vDisk
    • about / Implementing profile architecture, How it works...
    • used, for implementing profile architecture / Using Personal vDisk
    • pros / How it works...
    • cons / How it works...
    • use cases / How it works...
  • Personal vDisk drive letters
    • modifying / There's more...
  • PKI tokens
    • about / Introduction
  • policies
    • comparing / Policy comparison
  • policy modelling / Policy modeling
  • policy templates
    • about / Policy templates
    • comparing / Policy comparison
  • Pooled catalog / How it works...
  • PowerShell Broker command, subcategories
    • Site and Catalog subsection / How it works...
    • Desktops and Desktop Groups subsection / How it works...
    • Applications subsection / How it works...
    • Access and Assignment filtering rules subsection / How it works...
  • PowerShell Logging collection
    • high-level operations / How it works...
    • low-level operations / How it works...
  • Prelaunch feature / How it works...
  • printers
    • configuring / Configuring printers, How to do it…, How it works…
  • Print Server
    • about / Getting ready
  • Product ID (PID)
    • about / There's more...
  • profile architecture
    • implementing / Implementing profile architecture, How it works...
    • implementing, Citrix Profile Management 5.x used / Using Citrix® Profile Management 5.x
    • implementing, roaming profiles used / Using roaming profiles
    • implementing, Personal vDisk used / Using Personal vDisk
  • Provisioning Services (PVS) / Introduction
  • Provisioning Services 7.6
    • installing / Installing and configuring Citrix Provisioning Services 7.6, Getting ready, How to do it...
    • configuring / Installing and configuring Citrix Provisioning Services 7.6, Getting ready, How to do it...
  • Proximity Printing approach
    • about / How it works…
  • PS
    • about / How it works…
  • PVS
    • about / Introduction
    • implementing / Introduction
  • PVS architecture
    • about / Configuring a target device – the PVS architecture

Q

  • QoS (Quality of Service) / Multi-Stream Connections subsection
    • about / How it works...

R

  • RADIUS
    • about / Implementing strong authentication for XenDesktop® 7 – RADIUS platform
    • working / How it works...
  • Radius platform
    • about / Introduction
  • RC5 encryption algorithm
    • URL / Security subsection
  • RDS (Remote Desktop Services)
    • about / Getting ready
  • Release ID (REL)
    • about / There's more...
  • Remote Desktop Services (RDS) / How it works...
  • Rename-AcctIdentityPool command
    • about / How it works...
  • resources
    • deploying, ways / How it works...
  • roaming profile
    • pros / How it works...
    • cons / How it works...
    • use cases / How it works...
  • Roaming Profile configurations / Folder Redirection subsection
  • roaming profiles
    • used, for implementing profile architecture / Using roaming profiles
  • Role / There's more...
  • RSA OTP
    • URL / How it works...

S

  • Safenet OTP
    • URL / How it works...
  • SCVMM 2012 SP1
    • URL, for downloading / How to do it...
  • Secure Ticket Authority (STA) / How to do it…
  • Security Center / How it works...
  • sequencing / How it works...
  • Server Manager / How it works...
  • server OS machine
    • VDA, installing for / Installing VDA for a server OS machine
  • server OS master image
    • configuring / Configuring and optimizing a server OS Master Image, How to do it..., How it works...
    • optimizing / Configuring and optimizing a server OS Master Image, How to do it..., How it works...
  • Service Location (SRV) / There's more…
  • Service Principal Name (SPN)
    • about / There's more...
    • URL / There's more...
  • shadowing / There's more...
  • SingleImage catalogs / How it works...
  • Smart Cards
    • about / Introduction
  • SMS2
    • about / Implementing the two-factor software authentication for XenDesktop® 7, How it works...
    • URL, for downloading / Getting ready
  • SNIP (Subnet IP Address) / How it works…
  • SQL Server 2012 Database
    • preparing / Preparing the SQL Server 2012 database, How to do it..., There's more...
  • SQL Server installation
    • URL / How it works...
  • Storage Area Network (SAN) / Introduction
  • StoreFront 2.6
    • installing / Installing and configuring StoreFrontTM 2.6, Getting ready, How to do it..., How it works...
    • configuring / Installing and configuring StoreFrontTM 2.6, Getting ready, How to do it..., How it works...
  • StoreFront admin cmdlets
    • about / Managing additional components – StoreFrontTM admin and logging cmdlets, How to do it…, How it works...
  • streaming / How it works...
  • strong authentication
    • implementing, for XenDesktop 7 / Implementing strong authentication for XenDesktop® 7 – RADIUS platform, How to do it…, How it works...
  • strong authentication logon method
    • about / Introduction
  • Subnet IP Address (SNIP) / How to do it…
  • Superfetch service / How it works...
  • Symantec OTP
    • URL / How it works...
  • System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) / Getting ready
  • system information
    • retrieving / Getting ready, How to do it…, How it works...

T

  • target device
    • configuring / Configuring a target device – the PVS architecture, How to do it...
  • Telephony components initiator / How it works...
  • Test-ConfigServiceInstanceAvailability cmdlet
    • about / There's more...
  • ThinCloned catalogs / How it works...
  • two-factor hardware authentication
    • implementing, for XenDesktop 7 / Implementing the two-factor hardware authentication for XenDesktop® 7, Getting ready, How to do it…, How it works..., There's more...
  • two-factor software authentication
    • implementing, for XenDesktop 7 / Implementing the two-factor software authentication for XenDesktop® 7, Getting ready, How to do it…, How it works...

U

  • USB corporation
    • URL / There's more...
  • USB devices
    • configuring / Configuring USB devices, How to do it…
  • user profile
    • about / How it works...

V

  • VDA
    • installing, for server OS machine / Installing VDA for a server OS machine
    • installing, for desktop OS machine / Installing VDA for a desktop OS machine
  • VDI architecture (MCS/PVS) / Installing VDA for a server OS machine
  • Vendor ID (VID)
    • about / There's more...
  • VHDMountPoint
    • about / There's more...
  • VIP (Virtual IP Address) / How it works…
  • Virtual Desktop Agent
    • installing / Installing Virtual Desktop Agent – server OS and desktop OS, Getting ready
    • working / How it works...
  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) / How it works..., Getting ready, Introduction, Introduction
  • virtual desktop machines
    • updating / Updating virtual desktop machines
  • VMware datastore / How to do it...
  • VMware SDK
    • URL / How to do it...
  • VMware vSphere / Introduction
  • VPX version
    • URL / How it works...

W

  • Web Site store / How to do it…
  • WebSocket protocol
    • URL / How it works...
  • white list / How it works...
  • Windows 7 master image
    • configuring / Windows 7 Master Image configuration:
  • Windows 8 master image
    • configuring / Windows 8 Master Image configuration
  • Windows 8.x installation procedure
    • URL / Getting ready
  • Windows Aero / How it works...
  • Windows Defender / How it works...
  • Windows Live / How it works...
  • Windows machines
    • responsiveness, improving / There's more...
  • Windows Media Player Network Sharing Center / How it works...
  • Windows media redirection policy
    • about / How it works...
  • Windows Search / How it works...
  • Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) / How it works...
  • Windows Update / How it works...
  • Write-Cache
    • about / There's more...
    • URL / There's more...

X

  • XenDesktop 5.6/7.x
    • upgrading, to XenDesktop 7.6 / Upgrading from XenDesktop® 5.6/7.x to XenDesktop® 7.6, How to do it..., How it works..., There's more...
  • XenDesktop 7
    • two-factor hardware authentication, implementing for / Implementing the two-factor hardware authentication for XenDesktop® 7, Getting ready, How to do it…
    • strong authentication, implementing for / Implementing strong authentication for XenDesktop® 7 – RADIUS platform, How to do it…, How it works...
    • two-factor software authentication, implementing for / Implementing the two-factor software authentication for XenDesktop® 7, Getting ready, How to do it…, How it works...
  • XenDesktop 7.6
    • about / Introduction
    • configuring, for interaction with Citrix XenServer 6.2 / Configuring XenDesktop® 7.6 to interact with XenServer® 6.2, How to do it..., How it works..., There's more...
    • configuring, for interaction with VMware vSphere 5.x / Configuring XenDesktop® 7.6 to interact with VMware vSphere 5.x, How to do it..., How it works..., There's more...
    • configuring, for interaction with Microsoft Hyper-V / Configuring XenDesktop® 7.6 to interact with Microsoft Hyper-V, How to do it...
  • XenDesktop 7.6 architecture
    • prerequisites / Introduction
  • XenDesktop 7.6 components
    • installing / Installing XenDesktop® 7.6 components, How to do it..., How it works...
  • XenDesktop logging
    • configuring / Configuring the XenDesktop® logging, How to do it, How it works…, There's more…
  • XenDesktop Machine Catalog
    • creating / How to do it...
    • managing / How to do it...
    • working / How it works...
  • XenDesktop policies
    • configuring / Configuring the XenDesktop® policies, How to do it...
    • ICA section / ICA section
    • Adobe Flash Delivery subsection / Adobe Flash Delivery subsection
    • Audio subsection / Audio subsection
    • Auto Client Reconnect subsection / Auto Client Reconnect subsection
    • Bandwidth subsection / Bandwidth subsection
    • Client Sensors subsection / Client Sensors subsection
    • Desktop UI subsection / Desktop UI subsection
    • End User Monitoring subsection / End User Monitoring subsection
    • Enhanced Desktop Experience subsection / The Enhanced Desktop Experience subsection
    • File Redirection subsection / File Redirection subsection
    • Graphics subsection / Graphics subsection
    • Keep Alive subsection / Keep Alive subsection
    • Local App Access subsection / Local App Access subsection
    • Mobile Experience subsection / Mobile Experience subsection
    • Multimedia subsection / Multimedia subsection
    • Multi-Stream Connections subsection / Multi-Stream Connections subsection
    • Port Redirection subsection / Port Redirection subsection
    • Security subsection / Security subsection
    • Session Limits subsection / Session Limits subsection
    • Session Reliability subsection / Session Reliability subsection
    • Time zone control subsection / Time zone control subsection
    • TWAIN Devices subsection / TWAIN Devices subsection
    • Visual Display subsection / Visual Display subsection
    • WebSockets subsection / WebSockets subsection
    • Load Management section / Load Management section
    • Advanced settings subsection / Advanced settings subsection
    • Basic settings subsection / Basic settings subsection
    • Cross-Platform Settings subsection / Cross-Platform Settings subsection
    • File System subsection / File System subsection
    • Folder Redirection subsection / Folder Redirection subsection
    • Profile Handling subsection / Profile Handling subsection
    • Registry subsection / Registry subsection
    • Streamed User Profiles subsection / Streamed User Profiles subsection
    • Receiver section / Receiver section
    • Virtual Delivery Agent Settings section / Virtual Delivery Agent Settings section
    • working / How it works...
  • XenDesktop Site
    • configuring / Configuring the XenDesktop® Site, How to do it..., How it works...
  • XenDesktop strong authentication, stages
    • Enterprise Certification Authority and Enrollment Station / How it works...
    • Web Server - IIS 8 / How it works...
    • StoreFront / How it works...
  • XenServer hypervisor
    • URL, for installation instructions / Getting ready
  • XenServer iso image file
    • URL, for downloading / Getting ready
  • XPS
    • about / How it works…