This book provides an in-depth insight into the new architectures and concepts of current Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp technologies for central provisioning of desktops and applications. It is aimed both at newcomers to the Citrix virtualization world and at those upgrading from previous versions. All the necessary steps for the creation of a design, and the development and operation of a complete, scalable virtualization environment are discussed in a detailed and practical manner. Valuable advice and comprehensive background information also feature in this solution-oriented compendium, making it an indispensable companion for IT-solution architects, consultants and administrators.
Goeran Eibel is an independent Solution Architect, Consultant and Trainer with over 20 years of experience in the IT industry. The planning and building of key infrastructure services based on Microsoft Windows Server technologies with Citrix application and desktop virtualization solutions rank among his primary field of activity. His experience in developing centralized data centers and virtual workplaces for more than one hundred thousand users in an international environment is directly incorporated into this reference book.