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Course Details

  • Course Overview
  • Course Objective
  • Who Can Benefit
  • Prerequisites
  • Syllabus

This five days fast-paced administration course covers the main aspects of installing, configuring and managing a highly available Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 environment as well as a full Citrix Provisioning 7 environment for image management. Understand the solution architecture and communications, and the factors that contribute to a successful deployment. In this accelerated 5-day course, you will know how to deploy and deliver apps and desktops (MCS and PVS); install and configure StoreFront and Citrix Receiver; set up profile management; and configure policies, printing and basic security features. Additionally you will learn how to monitor and troubleshoot the environment with Citrix Director.

  • You will gain foundational knowledge of Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops needed to be successful in this platform
  • Gain knowledge on how to install, configure, and manage a highly available Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops site
  • Gain knowledge on how to deploy and deliver apps and desktops to end users using both Machine Creation Services (MCS) and Provisioning Services (PVS) on Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016
  • Know how to manage the end-user experience through policies and settings including profiles and printing
  • Administrators
  • Engineers
  • Architects. 
  • Previous knowledge of legacy versions of Citrix Virtual Apps or Citrix Virtual Desktops is additionally helpful. due to the faster pace of this course.
Module 1: Architecture Overview

  • Architecture
  • FlexCast models (use cases)
  • Layered approach methodology
  • Connection flow process
  • Hosting platform considerations

Module 2: Initial Requirements and Lab

  • Supporting infrastructure requirements
  • Supporting infrastructure licensing considerations
  • Preparing for Windows 10 and Server 2016 with AppDNA
  • Lab environment

Module 3: Installing and Configuring a Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Site

  • Licensing considerations
  • Installation and management
  • Basic license server troubleshooting
  • Delivery Controller role
  • The Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Site
  • Databases and the Local Host Cache (LHC)

 

Module 4: Provision and Deliver Application and Desktop Resources

  • The Virtual Delivery Agent
  • Machine Catalogs and Delivery Groups
  • Provisioning methods and considerations
  • Provisioning methods: Machine Creation Services (MCS) in depth
  • MCS environment considerations

Module 5: Providing Access with Citrix StoreFront and Receiver

  • StoreFront installation and architecture
  • StoreFront authentication services
  • Self Service Password Reset
  • Citrix Receiver
  • Receiver configurations

Module 6: Understanding and Configuring Citrix Policies

  • Policies introduction
  • Policies for session management

Module 7: Application Presentation and Management

  • Application properties
  • File-type association
  • Workspace Control
  • Shortcut placement
  • Session Prelaunch and Session Lingering
  • Application groups

Module 8: Printing with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops

  • Printing introduction
  • Print job routing
  • Printer driver management
  • Citrix Universal Print Driver and Server

Module 9: Citrix Profile Management

  • User profiles
  • Configuring Citrix Profile management

Module 10: Managing the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Site

  • Delegated administration
  • Logging and reporting
  • Introduction to Zones
  • Introduction to PowerShell
  • Reboot schedules for the Server VDA

Module 11: Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Site Redundancy

  • Component failure review
  • Methods of redundancy
  • Configuring site and access infrastructure redundancy

Module 12: Monitoring The Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Site

  • Citrix administrator introduction to security considerations
  • Certificate authority
  • XML service security
  • External HDX connection security with Citrix Gateway

Module 13: Installing and Configuring a Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Site

  • Introduction to Citrix Director
  • Navigating Director
  • Trends and reports
  • Alerts and notifications
  • Monitoring sessions
  • Interacting with sessions
  • Network monitoring with HDX Insight

Module 14: Introduction to Supporting and Troubleshooting Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops

  • Introduction to supporting Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Site 
  • Known issue awareness
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Hotfixes and the Long
  • Term Service Release
  • Common Troubleshooting Tools


Module 15: Advanced Provisioning with Provisioning Services

  • Getting started with Provisioning Services
  • Provisioning Services Architecture

Module 16: Provisioning Services Infrastructure

  • The PVS server role
  • The Farm database
  • The vDisk Store

Module 17: Streaming the vDisk

  • Introduction to vDisks
  • Machine preparation
  • Streaming vDisks
  • Boot methods


Module 18: Target Devices

  • Introduction to target devices
  • Data I/O
  • Handling persistent and non-persistent data


Module 19: Integrating Provisioning Services wiith Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops

  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Setup Wizard 
  • Device Collections
  • Published Apps and Desktops
  • Using Provisioning Services with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops


Module 20: Provisioning Services Redundancy

  • Farm component redundancy
  • Store redundancy
  • Database redundancy

Module 21: Supporting Provisioning Services

  • Performing updates
  • Auditing and support
  • vDisk imagining
  • Migrating vDisk images
  • Troubleshooting

Audience

  • Administrators
  • Architect
  • Engineer

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FAQ

  • How does a live-online class differ from a standard classroom delivery?
  • What time do classes begin ?
  • What can students expect from class ?
  • When and where can I write exam? What is validity of exam voucher ?
  • How to redeem a Citrix Education voucher ?
  • How long will it take to receive my certificate after I pass the exam ?
  • How long is a Citrix certification valid ?
  • What happens to my certification status after three years?
  • Who will be my trainer?
  • How do I pay?
  • What are your cancellation & refund policy?

Our live online classes are conducted in the same manner as our classroom classes, using the same manuals and lab equipment. Just as in our classroom classes, each online student is assigned a set of remote lab equipment including an ESXi host and various pre-configured Virtual machines, as the specific class they are attending requires. The students connect to the lab environment using Microsoft’s Remote Display Protocol (RDP) in order to perform the lab exercises. The vast majority of our online students find the class experience equivalent to or better than a classroom delivered class.

Class begins at 9:30 am and ends at 5:30 pm(IST).

Class will be 50:50 mixture of theory and practical. You will get labs and soft copy of courseware from Citrix.

You can write exam in any Pearson VUE testing center. Vouchers are valid for 1 calendar year.

You may login to Citrix education portal and you shall find a link to redeem your Citrix Education voucher.

After a candidate passes all the requirements for a certification, Citrix will either email or mail a certificate to the contact information on file in Certification Manager. Physical certificates reach in 2-4 weeks within the United States and 6-8 weeks internationally.

CCEE, CCIA, Virtualization, Networking and Mobility certifications are valid for three years from your certification date. CCA and CCAA certifications are subject to retirement by Citrix. Before your certification expires, you may be eligible to pursue an update path to maintain your certification.

After three years, your certification expires. To maintain your certification, you will need to pass the current certification exam, or if applicable, pursue the update path.

All our trainers are Citrix Certified Instructors. Our representative will share trainer profile once you start talking to our team.

We accept all modes of payment. If you are being nominated by your organization, your organization need to release PO before the course start date. If you are an individual you can pay through credit / debit cards, online transfer (RTGS/NEFT) to our account 7 days prior to the course start date.

  • In a highly unlikely event of cancellation of batch from our end, we shall refund 100% that is paid by you. If client choose to cancel for any reasons, below is the terms.
  • If you cancel or reschedule your registration 5 or more calendar days before the scheduled start date of the class – No cancellation charges
  • If you cancel or reschedule your registration less than 5 calendar days before the scheduled start date of the class – cancellation charges 100% of the course fee
  • If you do not show up for the event, or cancel on the day of the event - cancellation charges 100% of the course fee