Getting Started with XenDesktop 7.x

Craig Thomas Ellrod

  • 出版商: Packt Publishing
  • 出版日期: 2014-04-24
  • 售價: $1,690
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,606
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 422
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 1849689768
  • ISBN-13: 9781849689762
  • 下單後立即進貨 (約1~2週)


Deliver desktops and applications to your end users, anywhere, anytime, with XenDesktop®7.x


  • Build a complete and secure XenDesktop 7 site from the ground up.
  • Discover how to virtualize and deliver accessible desktops and applications to your end users.
  • Full of clear, step-by-step instructions with screenshots, which will walk you through the entire process of XenDesktop site creation.

In Detail

Citrix® is an established name in today's Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) era by virtue of their desktop and application virtualization platforms, with the capability to assign applications and contents in a secure manner.

Getting Started with XenDesktop® 7.x provides the best way to learn how to build your own virtual desktop and application Site. You may not have a lot of time to read the Citrix® documentation, or attend a class, so this step-by-step guide is distilled into fast, concise chapters to quickly lead you through all of the important information to get your XenDesktop® 7.x deployment done.

What you will learn from this book

  • Create a completely functioning VDI implementation
  • Manage XenDesktop® using Studio, including machine catalogs, delivery groups, and Personal vDisks
  • Customize user sessions using policies
  • Learn how printing and USB redirection work and how to configure them
  • Explore High Definition User Experience (HDX) and how it affects usability
  • Deliver virtual applications with VM hosted apps
  • Plug in to the different XenDesktop® services using the XenDesktop® SDK
  • Use the Citrix® Receiver® to receive and run the virtual desktop on the client device
  • Manage and monitor XenDesktop® using Studio and Director
  • Secure the XenDesktop® Site using the NetScaler Gateway
  • Build and deliver VDI from the cloud


This is a step-by-step, task-based, practical guide to learning and getting your basic XenDesktop 7.x site up and running. It is fast, easy, and makes learning desktop and application virtualization simple.