A well known saying that comes from motorsport. If you wanna win the race, make sure your car survives the race first. The fast and the furious A long time ago on Dutch television, a new show started called “Blik Continue reading To finish first, you first have to finish
It’s an old saying; “A picture is worth a thousand words.” I believe this still holds true, but the problem is it really all depends on who is the viewing audience of your picture and if they truly understand the Continue reading A picture is worth a 1000 words….
Hi all, While prepping a few demo’s of RDS / XenApp on the Acropolis hypervisor I decided to shoot a few quick iPhone video’s of how easy and fast the provisioning mechanism in the Acropolis hypervisor really is, and how Continue reading Quick demo’s: Acropolis hypervisor acli cloning ops
An exciting day! Today Citrix and Nutanix announced Nutanix Acropolis to be Citrix Ready. Not just for XenApp and XenDesktop, but also for Sharefile and Netscaler. In this post I want to focus on the impact of this for desktop Continue reading Making VDI invisible.
Happy birthday to my employer! This month Nutanix will reach it’s 5th birthday, september 22/9 to be exact. In just 5 years time, with the first two years being in stealth mode, Nutanix has achieved some remarkable results: With annualized Continue reading Happy birthday!
Hot or not? If you’ve recently taken a look at the very comprehensive Citrix Validated Solution for Nutanix you must have noticed the high density footprint you can achieve when running XenDesktop on our hyper-converged solution. It’s not just a drastic Continue reading How cool is your virtual (Xen)desktop?
Hi all, Ever since Citrix released XenDesktop 5.0 we have had the debate of PVS vs MCS, or Provisioning Services vs Machine Creation Services. When I was back at Citrix we (the Systems Engineers) always had this discussion with the Continue reading Simplifying MCS with Nutanix and Shadow Clones
Recently Citrix and Nutanix released the Citrix Validated Solution for XenDesktop on Nutanix. In this joint effort a 1000 user XenDesktop 7.1 environment running on Hyper-V, for both VDI and HSD (XenApp) desktops, was tested on top of the Nutanix Continue reading Citrix Validated Solution on Nutanix