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Citrix XenDesktop 7.7 released!

This seems to be late Christmas present for all Citrix people around the world. Citrix just released today new version of XenDesktop with number 7.7. You can get it easily from MyCitrix portal after logging into your Citrix account. Just simply visit the below page, log in and you can explore the newest version:

There are also additional new components available: Continue reading


First Look: XenApp/XenDesktop 7.6 – Series summary

keep-calm-and-make-a-summaryIn this post I would like to sum up the First Look series on XenApp/XenDesktop 7.6. We did quite amazing job as we went through all main topics regarding installation and configuration of the product. I got really nice response from your side and got very nice comments. I would like to thank specially Piotr Ostrowski for his great comment regarding StoreFront configuration.

The series was the most frequently read part of my blog. It’s really nice to see that you like what I write about. Some of you put as well link to my blog on your websites. Thank you for that.

Now let’s review our series. XenApp/XenDesktop 7.6 seems to be much better product than version 7.1 or even 7.5. Citrix really improved some areas and decided to revert back some old features that we know from XenApp 6.x and IMA architecture. Some of them sound very interesting but taking a closer look  I realized that this is just substitution. Let’s do then some summary points: Continue reading