Monthly Archives: May 2013

VMware Horizon View 5.2 First Take

Last week I had the privilege of upgrading a customer’s sizable vSphere 5.0 and View 5.1 environment to 5.1 and 5.2, respectively. The experience was valuable, as it provided the chance to provision and test, for the first time (for … Continue reading

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NetScaler

Since beginning to work with NetScaler in my home lab a few months ago, and subsequently getting some formal training, doing deeper lab work, and exploring NetScaler’s capabilities more, I’ve become a huge fan. NetScaler VPX, the virtual edition, is … Continue reading

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Microsoft Server 2012 Tips

When I added a Server 2012 domain controller to my existing 2008 R2 domain at home, I found the UI to be painful and unnecessarily (ridiculously) difficult to use–especially for a server OS. I don’t want the Windows 8 skin … Continue reading

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Citrix Topics

With Citrix Synergy and Summit in full swing this week, I’ve decided to drop a few resources here. Looking forward to seeing what Avalon/Excalibur bring to the big picture in desktop virtualization. Excalibur Reviewer’s Guide, v2: http://www.citrix.com/wsdm/restServe/skb/attachments/RDY8316/Excalibur%20Reviewer%20Guide%20v2%20.pdf XenApp farm health … Continue reading

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Welcome

Like a lot of bloggers, I’ve decided to start this page to help me keep track of resources and information I use. I hope it helps you too. If you came here for information about Citrix, VMware, Cisco UCS, NetApp … Continue reading

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