This advanced 5-day training course teaches the design principles for creating a Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops virtualization solution. In this training, you will learn how to assess existing environments, explore different scenarios and make design decisions based on business requirements.
This course covers the Citrix Consulting approach to design and covers the key design decisions through lectures, lab exercises, and interactive discussions. Additional considerations and advanced configurations for multi-location solutions and disaster recovery planning are also incorporated into this class.
IT Professionals with significant experience with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 as well as supporting infrastructure. If you are responsible for the environment design and overall health or are guiding others through the process (as a consultant), you should consider taking this training.
By actively participating in this course, you will learn about the following:
Identify risks and areas for improvement in a Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops environment by assessing relevant information in an existing deployment.
Determine core Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops design decisions and align them to business requirements to achieve a practical solution.
Design a Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops disaster recovery plan and understand different disaster recovery considerations
Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:
Extensive experience with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 as well as experience with Citrix Gateway and supporting infrastructure.
Attendance ofCWS-315 - Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 Advanced Administration is recommended.
Methodology & Assessment
Endpoints & Peripherals
Citrix Workspace App
Access Layer Architecture Design Considerations
StoreFront Store Design
Scalability and Redundancy
Resource Layer - Images
FlexCast Model Assignment*
Virtual Delivery Agent Machine Scalability
Virtual Delivery Agent Machine Security
Provisioning Strategy / Image Management
Resource Layer - Applications and Personalization
Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Site Design
Machine Catalogs & Delivery Groups*
Site Management Considerations
Control Layer Scalability & High Availability
Control Layer Security
Assessment Considerations for Hardware & Hypervisor Selection
Cluster / Resource Pool Design
Hardware / Compute Layer Sizing
Maintaining an App Layering Environment
Multiple Location Considerations - Introduction
Multiple Location Considerations - Access
Multiple Location Considerations - Image Management
Multiple Location Considerations - Profiles & Data
Multiple Location Considerations - Printing
Multiple Location Considerations - Control Layer
Disaster Recovery - Levels
Disaster Recovery - Strategy
Disaster Recovery – Process
*Optional content based on instructor criteria
There is no exam relating directly to this course.
This training course provided by Skilltec is accredited through Global Knowledge Training Ltd. Global Knowledge Training Ltd are the authorised learning partner; all trademarks and partner statuses are provided through them.