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PHD Virtual Backup and Exporter

PHD Virtual Backup is a fantastic piece of software that I highly recommend. I’ve been running this backup solution in my xenapptraining lab since June 2011 and it has saved my ass many times. It also made it very easy for me to setup my new lab in Brasil – Citrix XenServer The Optimal CheapContinue Reading

How to upgrade Citrix Merchandising Server

How to upgrade Citrix Merchandising Server

The new version of Citrix Merchandising Server 1.2 (CMS) was released last week and the most important feature is Receiver for Macintosh, Download All feature, Receiver News and Receiver Forum links, Task-based video instruction, Enhanced browser support, Active Directory Server Backup and Receiver for Windows support for new languages. The Product Manager has told meContinue Reading

How to Virtualize Citrix XenApp 5.0 on VMware vSphere 4

How to Virtualize Citrix XenApp 5.0 on VMware vSphere 4

Many reports have showed that Citrix XenServer 5.5 scales better and optimizing for Citrix XenApp is done in a second. With VMware it has been, and still are more complex to tuning the guest OS. VMware claims 30% improved performance for Citrix XenApp hosted on vSphere 4. Feedback from customers and the new “Virtual RealityContinue Reading

Virtual Router / Firewall / VPN for XenServer & VMware

I have to admit that networking is not my strongest side, I relay on the network folks for FW rules, NAT and so on. The reason why I have installed and configured the Vyatta Virtual Router is that I need to have more control and make my own configurations. My XenServer lab is located onContinue Reading

Citrix XenServer 5.5 on VMware Workstation 6.5

[youtube c_c5MzsUG00] This video shows you how to install Citrix XenServer 5.5 on VMware Workstation 6.5. Though it’s not possible to run Virtual Machines inside XenServer it demonstrates how fast & easy it is to install. XenServer on VMware Workstation is also great for exam preparation & upgrade scenarios.Continue Reading