Citrix XenApp™ Platinum Edition Advanced Concepts: The Official Guide

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June 2, 2008


Paperback, 454 pages

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0071543813 / 9780071543811


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The Only Official Guide to All Components of Citrix XenApp Platinum Edition

Citrix XenApp, the new name for Citrix Presentation Server, is an end-to-end Windows application delivery system that offers both client-side and server-side application virtualization, for optimal application performance and flexible delivery options. It's the best access experience for any user. With the secure application architecture, organizations can centralize applications and data in secure data centers, reducing costs of management and support, increasing data security, and ensuring fast, reliable performance.

Build and maintain a scalable, cost-effective, and secure enterprise application delivery infrastructure with expert advice from the Citrix Product Development Team. Citrix XenApp Platinum Edition Advanced Concepts: The Official Guide explains how to configure hardware and software and centrally manage enterprise resources. You'll learn to use Citrix Conferencing Manager, Citrix Access Gateway, Citrix Password Manager, and other tools. The book also includes in-depth coverage of advanced troubleshooting techniques, disk and memory tuning methods, and security strategies.

  • Deploy Citrix XenApp across a large enterprise successfully
  • Understand the network bandwidth requirements of server-to-server communication, and communication between Access Management Console and servers
  • Secure remote access with Citrix Access Gateway
  • Administer and customize Citrix Password Manager
  • Maximize the capabilities of Citrix Conferencing Manager
  • Secure Citrix XenApp using certificates, encryption, and smart cards
  • Configure Virtual IP addressing, PDA synchronization, and SpeedScreen browser acceleration
  • Gain insights from Citrix eLabs server load and capacity hardware testing

Table of contents

Part I: An Introduction to Citrix XenApp, Platinum Edition
Chapter 1. Introduction to Citrix XenAPP, Platinum Edition and Components
Chapter 2. Server Configuration Design and Recommendations
Chapter 3. Independent Management Architecture
Chapter 4. Data Store Design and Recommendations
Chapter 5. Citrix XenApp Deployment
Chapter 6. Novell Directory Services Integration
Chapter 7. Advanced Access Control
Chapter 8. Password Manager
Chapter 9. Conferencing Manager
Chapter 10. Security Issues and Guidelines
Part II: XenApp Platinum Edition: Administration, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting
Chapter 11. Application Publishing and Deployment
Chapter 12. Advanced Multimedia, CPU and Memory Optimization, and Virtual IP Addressing
Chapter 13. Printer Management
Chapter 14. Farm Maintenance
Chapter 15. Password Manager Administration
Chapter 16. Tuning and Optimizations
Chapter 17. XenApp Troubleshooting
Chapter 18. Troubleshooting the Other Platinum Edition Components
Part III: Appendices
Appendix A: Error Messages
Appendix B: Registered Citrix Ports
Appendix C: Tested Hardware

Author comments

Citrix Product Development Team engages in the design and development of application virtualization technology solutions that enable secure, on-demand access to information and applications.

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