CXD-210 Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Administration 7.6 LTSR

Course Overview

Designed for students with little or no previous XenApp or XenDesktop experience. Obtain foundational knowledge of XenApp and XenDesktop required to be successful with the platform. Learn to install, configure, and manage a highly available environment comprised of XenApp and XenDesktop controllers, StoreFront, Citrix Receiver, Director, and Profile management. Refer to the topic outline for a detailed view of topics covered in the course. **Note: Exam voucher included**

Who Should Attend

Students interested in learning to install, configure, and manage XenApp and XenDesktop including: • Administrators • Implementers / Engineers • Architects

Course Outline

1 - Architectural Overview

  • FlexCast models (use cases)
  • Architecture
  • Layered approach methodology
  • Hosting platform considerations

2 - Initial Requirements and Lab

  • Citrix consulting methodology
  • Supporting infrastructure prerequisites
  • Supporting infrastructure licensing considerations
  • Lab environment

3 - Installing and Configuring a XenApp and XenDesktop Site

  • Licensing considerations
  • Installation and management
  • Introduction to basic license server troubleshooting
  • Delivery Controller role
  • The XenApp and XenDesktop Site
  • Databases

4 - Provision and Deliver Application and Desktop Resources

  • The Virtual Delivery Agent
  • Machine catalogs and delivery groups
  • Provisioning methods and considerations
  • Provisioning methods: Machine Creation Services (MCS) in depth
  • MCS environment considerations
  • Creating resources

5 - Providing Access with Citrix StoreFront and Receiver

  • StoreFront installation and architecture
  • StoreFront authentication
  • Receiver
  • Receiver configurations

6 - Understanding and Configuring Citrix Policies

  • Policies introduction
  • Policies for session management

7 - Application Presentation and Managemen

  • Application properties
  • File-type association
  • Shortcut placement
  • Session Prelaunch and Session Lingering
  • Workspace Control
  • HDX Monitor

8 - Printing with XenApp and XenDesktop

  • Printing introduction
  • Print job routing
  • Printer driver management
  • Citrix Universal Print Driver and Server

9 - Citrix Profile Management

  • User profiles
  • Configuring Citrix Profile management

10 - Managing the XenApp and XenDesktop Site

  • Delegated administration
  • Logging and reporting
  • Introduction to PowerShell

11 - XenApp and XenDesktop Site Redundancy

  • Component failure review
  • Methods of redundancy

12 - XenApp and XenDesktop Site Basic Network Security

  • Citrix administrator introduction to security considerations
  • Certificate authority
  • StoreFront consideration for external access
  • XML service security considerations
  • External HDX connection security with NetScaler Gateway

13 - Monitoring the XenApp and XenDesktop Site

  • Introduction to Citrix Director
  • Navigating Director
  • Monitoring sessions
  • Interacting with sessions
  • Network monitoring with HDX Insight

14 - Introduction to Supporting and Troubleshooting XenApp and XenDesktop

  • Introduction to Supporting XenApp/XenDesktop Site
  • Known Issue Awareness
  • XenApp and XenDesktop Hotfixes and the Long Term Service Release
  • Common Troubleshooting Tools

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This is a 5-day class

Price: $5,000.00
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