Yearly Archives: 2013


Redirect Citrix Web Interface Services Site to Storefront with Rewrite on Netscaler 2

Our deployment includes Windows Embedded and Windows ThinPC clients that use the Citrix Desktop Lock to connect to our XenDesktop environment.  The Citrix Desktop Lock requires a services site, otherwise known as legacy support in Storefront.  In XenDesktop 5.6, this worked well and we connected to our internal site via […]


HP Intelligent Provisioning for ProLiant Servers

We’ve been an HP Shop for years and I very frequently sing their praises.  HP servers are equipped (possibly over equipped) with sensors and redundant components.  That’s valuable for our organization not because of a 24/7 uptime requirement, but rather a limited administrative staff and budget.  We don’t have n+1 […]


Provisioning Services 7.0 Download

Recently the question was asked in #Citrix (CitrixIRC) when the PVS 7.0 download would be available.  The answer:  It’s available now.  Log in to your Citrix account, choose downloads, XenDesktop, select XenDesktop 7.  Under additional components, you’ll find the PVS 7 download page.


Starting with Windows Azure

After a week or so on Windows Azure, I must say that I am impressed with Windows Azure.  The Windows Azure portal is easy to navigate and is really fully featured for any service you’d care to offer. Initially, I had a case open for a over a month as […]