I’ve had this issue occasionally with Server 2012R2 targets that boot from a PVS vDisk. Symptom: After making changes to a provisioned vDisk and promoting the vDisk to production, servers will boot but will sit at a black screen. No windows login, no control alt delete. Nothing. Even going through the vcenter console. Nada. […]Read more "Server boots with black screen"
This year’s Synergy was special for me. I was given the opportunity to participate like never before. My roles this year included: Citrix CTA External Speaker – Lunch Table Tech Chat Leader CUGC – Local Leader, Midwest XL leadership committee, and participant in the CUCG leadership workshop. Citrix Insider CTA This was my first […]Read more "Citrix Synergy 2018 – An Insiders Perspective"
I love the ability with Citrix Workspace Environment Manager to be able to set limits on CPU usage for applications. However, WEM does not provide any built-in logs to determine when a CPU Spikes Protection action is taken. It would be nice to know what processes are often limited, so we can then add them […]Read more "WEM – CPU Logging"
As I prepared to upgrade from 7.6 LTSR to 7.15 LTSR I was curious what the the new changes were to Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop. So rather than go through each doc on Citrix I compiled a list here. This way you can search across all versions for a feature. I thought this would be useful for […]Read more "So many Citrix versions, what’s new and fixed?"
I had an issue where my scheduled reboots of servers in Delivery groups stopped working. Even stranger, some delivery groups were rebooting at the wrong times. After all users had logged out of a server, the broker service would put the server in maintenance mode and shut it down. It would not power back on. […]Read more "Restart Schedules Stop Working"
Great tools and blogs by some awesome folks. Reboot Scheduler WEM 4.3 Install XenDesktop 7.14 with Windows 10 MCS Google Chrome for IT Admins Synergy 2017 Announcements Storefront and Netscaler Integration Privacy Goes Mainstream XenDesktop 7.14 Known Issues Free PowerShell e-books Rise of the virtual user – what’s new with LoginVSIRead more "My Favorites this week"