Introduction à Citrix XenApp 7.6 (CX8712)

Cette formation Citrix XenApp 7.6 aide les participants à maîtriser XenApp pour créer un environnement d'entreprise dans lequel il sera possible de déployer des applications et des bureaux virtuels. La formation démarre avec la compréhension du besoin de Citrix XenApp, en lien avec la technologie de virtualisation. Par la suite, les participants vont effectuer une analyse des pré-requis pour concevoir et bâtir des systèmes XenApp avec toutes les procédures d'installation et de configuration de produits XenApp, StoreFront et NetScaler. Les participants vont aussi apprendre à déployer avec Machine Creation Services (MCS) et Provisioning Services (PVS), administrer les applications et systèmes, l'impression depuis XenApp, les astuces et les meilleures pratiques requises pour diagnostiquer et dépanner un environnement XenApp.

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Durée: 
5 jours / 35 heures

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Plan de formation: 

Module 1: Why Citrix XenApp – Making the Case for App Virtualization

  • Understanding virtualization
  • Application virtualization
  • Understanding Remote Desktop Services
  • Introducing Citrix XenApp
  • Design transformation in 7.x
  • New features in XenApp 7.6
  • Application delivery models in XenApp 7.6
  • The user logon process
  • Citrix licensing
  • Microsoft licensing
  • Other components
  • XenApp supportability
  • XenApp certifications
  • Summary

Module 2: Designing a Citrix Solution to Fit Your Needs

  • Project planning
  • Reference Architectures
  • Designing XenApp for an enterprise
  • Goals
  • Users
  • Concurrency rate
  • Active Directory considerations
  • User location
  • Devices and peripherals
  • Networks
  • Storage
  • Profiles
  • Citrix Profile Management
  • Folder Redirection
  • Core applications
  • Printing
  • Creating your first architecture
  • The host hardware
  • The VM infrastructure
  • Resource allocation
  • Microsoft licensing
  • Citrix licensing
  • Examples from the IT field
  • Summary

Module 3: Preparing Your System for XenApp Deployment

  • Control layer
  • XenApp Delivery Controller
  • Citrix Studio
  • Citrix Director
  • Citrix License Server
  • SQL Server
  • SQL Server mirroring
  • SQL Server clustered instances
  • AlwaysOn Availability Groups
  • Database permissions
  • Database collation
  • Citrix Provisioning Services
  • Access layer
  • Citrix StoreFront
  • NetScaler VPX
  • Citrix Receiver
  • Resource layer
  • Server OS VDA
  • Hardware layer
  • Host requirements
  • Domain infrastructure requirements
  • Summary

Module 4: Installing and Configuring Citrix XenApp

  • Creating a VM in XenCenter
  • Installing the Citrix XenApp 7.6 Delivery Controller
  • Site setup
  • Remote PC access
  • Scale your deployment – existing site
  • Installing Citrix License Server 11.12.1
  • Configuring Citrix XenApp 7.6
  • Hypervisor support
  • XenApp Service Account
  • Securing the host connection with SSL
  • Configuring the Delivery Controller
  • Machine catalogs
  • Delivery Groups
  • Policies
  • Logging
  • Configuration
  • Joining a second controller to the XenApp site
  • Summary

Module 5: Installing and Configuring Citrix StoreFront

  • Installing Citrix StoreFront
  • Configuring Citrix StoreFront
  • SSL certificates
  • Setting up the StoreFront site
  • Configuring authentication methods
  • Joining a secondary server to the StoreFront deployment
  • Testing the StoreFront user access
  • Summary

Module 6: Installing and Configuring NetScaler Gateway

  • Installing the NetScaler Gateway VPX
  • Configuring the NetScaler Gateway VPX
  • Licensing your NetScaler appliance
  • Basic modes and settings
  • Configuring High Availability
  • Configuring the LDAP authentication
  • Adding a Subnet IP
  • Managing SSL certificates
  • Configuring session policies and profiles
  • Creating a virtual server
  • Summary

Module 7: Load Balancing with Citrix NetScaler

  • Configuring Citrix NetScaler for load balancing
  • Network requirements
  • Verifying settings and licensing
  • Obtaining SSL certificates
  • Adding StoreFront servers in NetScaler
  • Creating Service Groups
  • Configuring a load balancing VIP
  • Testing NetScaler load balancing
  • Summary

Module 8: Building Your First XenApp Farm – Machine Creation Services

  • Explaining Machine Creation Services
  • Preparing your master image
  • Designing your master image VM
  • Configuring your master image for Citrix XenApp
  • Installing the Citrix VDA on the master VM
  • Building XenApp Catalogs with MCS
  • Adding, updating, and deleting VMs with MCS
  • What is the maintenance mode, anyway?
  • Summary

Module 9: Building Your First XenApp® Farm – Provisioning Services

  • Getting started with PVS
  • Single image management
  • The power of read-only
  • Scalability
  • Infrastructure needs
  • Licensing
  • MCS versus PVS
  • Designing the PVS environment
  • Write caching in PVS
  • Building the PVS infrastructure
  • Installing Citrix PVS
  • Configuring Citrix PVS
  • Configuring the PVS target device software
  • Running the XenDesktop setup wizard in PVS
  • Summary

Module 10: Administering a XenApp Environment – Application Management

  • Application delivery – hosted apps
  • Creating Delivery Groups
  • Updating hosted applications – MCS
  • Updating hosted applications – PVS
  • Accessing hosted applications via NetScaler Gateway
  • Accessing hosted applications via StoreFront
  • App-V integration
  • Summary

Module 11: Administering a XenApp Environment – Server Management

  • RDS licensing
  • Citrix Profile Management
  • So, why UPM profiles?
  • Configuring profile management in a XenApp environment
  • Profile Streaming
  • Taking advantage of Session Prelaunch and Session Linger
  • Facilitating XenApp administration with Citrix policies
  • How do you get started with Citrix policies?
  • The role of Active Directory Group Policies
  • Disabling Administrative Tools
  • Hiding XenApp system drives
  • Folder Redirection
  • The potential drawbacks of Folder Redirection
  • Upgrading VDA and PVS target device software
  • Upgrading the VDA via MCS
  • Upgrading the Citrix Agents via PVS
  • There must be another way…
  • XenApp permissions and delegated administration
  • Monitoring the XenApp® site
  • Summary

Module 12: Printing

  • Printing in the Windows world
  • What happens in the background?
  • Windows Printing challenges
  • Printing in a Citrix world
  • The fundamentals
  • Printer provisioning
  • Local printers versus network printers
  • The Citrix Print Management service
  • Citrix Printing policies
  • Autocreation
  • UPS and UPD
  • So, how do we deploy UPS, anyway?
  • Summary

Module 13: Troubleshooting Tools, Tips, and Tricks

  • Troubleshooting methodology
  • Notes and templates
  • Research
  • Citrix Knowledge Base
  • Citrix discussion boards
  • Community websites
  • Case studies
  • Provisioning Services
  • Case 1 – Retries
  • Case 2 – BNIStack errors
  • Case 3 – Target device boot failure
  • XenApp and XenDesktop
  • Case 1 – 1030 error when launching the app
  • Case 2 – RDS license errors
  • Case 3 – Citrix Studio showing incorrect VM states
  • Summary

Module 14: The Big Day – Going Live with Citrix XenApp

  • Environment must-do’s
  • Functional and performance testing
  • Database backups
  • NetScaler configuration backup
  • Testing HA
  • NetScaler HA
  • StoreFront HA
  • Delivery Controller HA
  • Production rollout strategies
  • Going virtual for the first time
  • Virtual-to-virtual migration
  • Upgrading to the latest version
  • Expansion of existing systems
  • Summary
Exclusivités: 
  • Un an d'accès à l'enregistrement vidéo de votre cours
  • Accessibilité au laboratoire technique pendant votre formation
  • Matériel de cours accessible au format électronique
  • Certificat de présence
Pré-requis: 

Une connaissance de base des produits Citrix est requise.

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