Training Citrix XenApp 5 for Windows Server 2003: Administration – 5 days

Class overview :

This CTX1259CI course (also known as: CTX-1259, CTX1259, CTX-1259CI) provides the foundation necessary to effectively deploy and administer Citrix XenApp 5 for Windows Server 2003 and its components, including Web Interface, Application Streaming, Load Manager, Installation Manager and Secure Gateway.

Class goals :

Upon successful completion of this Citrix course, learners are able to perform the following:

  • Install XenApp in a Windows Server 2003 environment
  • Install and distribute Citrix XenApp Plugins
  • Create and customize Web Interface sites
  • Publish applications, server desktops and content
  • Configure XenApp Web and XenApp Services sites
  • Configure, apply and prioritize policies in a XenApp environment
  • Create and assign load evaluators
  • Configure printers and printer policies and manage print drivers and printer bandwidth
  • Create and configure XenApp administrator accounts and their permissions
  • Configure HDX settings
  • Configure SecureICA encryption, SSL Relay and Secure Gateway
  • Install and distribute applications, service packs and hotfixes

Content of Citrix XenApp 5 for Windows Server 2003: Administration

Installing Citrix XenApp

  • Identifying Components of Citrix XenApp 5
  • Features of XenApp 5 Feature Pack 2
  • Identifying XenApp Management Consoles
  • Installation of Citrix XenApp
  • Making Installation Decisions

Installing and Configuring Citrix XenApp Plugins

  • Citrix XenApp Plugins for Windows
  • Architecture and Communication
  • Citrix Online Plug-in Installation
  • Installing the Citrix Online Plug-in
  • Citrix Online Plug-in Usage
  • Session Reliability

Publishing Resources

  • Publishing Resources
  • Organizing Published Resources for Users
  • Advanced Settings for Published Resource
  • Configuring Advanced Access Control Properties
  • Configuring Server-to-Client Content Redirection
  • Implementing Resource Limits and Client Options
  • Configuring Resource Appearance
  • Published Resource Management
  • Viewing Published Resource Usage
  • Modifying Published Resource Properties
  • Disabling or Hiding a Published Resource

Enabling Web Access to Published Resources

  • Web Interface Architecture and Communications
  • Web Interface Installation
  • Site Creation
  • Creating XenApp Web Sites
  • Creating XenApp Services Sites
  • Modifying a Web Interface Site
  • Site Appearance
  • Configuring the Site Appearance
  • Configuring Session Preferences
  • Configuring Workspace Control
  • XenApp Plugins and the Web Interface
  • Configuring Plugin Deployment
  • Configuring Client for Java Settings
  • Authentication Configuration
  • Configuring Explicit Authentication
  • Configuring Pass-through Authentication
  • Configuring Smart Card Authentication
  • Web Interface Access Methods
  • Configuring an Access Method
  • Client-side Proxy Setting Configuration
  • Server Configuration
  • Adding Server Farms
  • Configuring Load Balancing
  • Enabling Fault Tolerance
  • Configuring the Citrix XML Service
  • Web Interface Site Removal

Configuring Policies in Citrix XenApp

  • Architecture and Communication
  • Policies in Citrix XenApp
  • Identifying Policy Rules
  • Using the Streamed Applications Rule
  • Creating Policies in Citrix XenApp
  • Applying Policies Using Filters
  • Prioritizing Policies
  • Using the Policy Search Engine
  • Merging Shadow Policies
  • Common Policy Configuration Missteps

Configuring Sessions in Citrix XenApp

  • Session Connection Settings
  • Configuring Virtual IP Addresses
  • Configuring Broadcast Setting
  • Configuring the Citrix XML Service
  • Configuring Time Zone Settings
  • Configuring Novell Directory Services
  • Session Reconnection Configuration
  • Configuring Keep-Alive Setting
  • Configuring Session Reliability
  • Configuring Auto Client Reconnect
  • Session Performance Configuration
  • Configuring HDX Broadcast Display
  • Configuring HDX 3D Browser Acceleration
  • Configuring HDX MediaStream Multimedia Acceleration
  • Configuring HDX MediaStream for Flash
  • Configuring SpeedScreen Latency Reduction
  • Configuring HDX 3D Progressive Display

Configuring Citrix XenApp

  • Citrix Administrator Accounts and Permissions
  • Adding Administrator Accounts
  • Configuring Administrator Permissions
  • Configuring Folder Permissions
  • Configuration Logging
  • Creating the Configuration Logging Database
  • Configuring Configuration Logging
  • Data Collectors and License Servers
  • Configuring Data Collectors
  • Specifying the License Server
  • Performance Settings
  • Optimizing CPU Utilization
  • Implementing Virtual Memory Management
  • Administration Settings
  • Configuring Health Monitoring and Recovery
  • Configuring Remote Console Connections
  • Configuring ICA Connection Limits
  • Configuring Shadow Settings
  • Power and Capacity Management

Configuring Load Management

  • Load Balancing Process
  • Load Calculation
  • Load Evaluator Configuration
  • Creating Custom Load Evaluators
  • Assigning Load Evaluators to Servers and Applications
  • Load Monitoring
  • Monitoring Load Evaluator Usage
  • Monitoring Load Evaluator Rule Activity
  • Logging Load Manager Activity

Delivering Applications with XenApp

  • Application Installation
  • Shadow Isolation Environments
  • Creating an Isolation Environment
  • Configuring Isolation Environment Settings
  • Associating an Application with an Isolation Environment
  • Installation Manager Overview
  • Installation Manager Packaging
  • Rolling Back the Packager
  • Packaging an Application
  • Packaging a File or Folder Contents
  • Packaging an Unattended Installation
  • Package Delivery
  • Adding a Package to the Installation Manager Database
  • Installing a Package
  • Publishing a Package
  • Installation Manager Administration
  • Configuring Installation Manager Properties
  • Creating Server Groups
  • Creating and Using Package Groups
  • Viewing Package Status
  • Uninstalling a Package

Configuring Printing

  • Architecture and Communication
  • Printer Provisioning
  • Secure Client Printing
  • Workspace Control
  • Network Considerations
  • Print Drivers
  • Client Printers
  • Enabling Client Printer Auto-creation
  • Creating Auto-retained Printers
  • Creating Permanent Client Printers
  • Creating Auto-restored Client Printers
  • Network Printers
  • Importing Print Servers
  • Assigning Network Printers to Users
  • Managing Printer Bandwidth
  • Print Driver Management
  • Replicating Print Drivers
  • Maintaining Print Driver Compatibility Lists
  • Configuring Print Driver Mappings
  • Assigning Printer Creation Settings to Published Applications
  • Common Printing Configuration Missteps

Streaming Applications

  • Application Streaming Components Overview
  • Application Streaming Communications
  • Citrix Offline Plug-in
  • Citrix Streaming Profiler
  • Installing the Streaming Profiler
  • Profile Configuration
  • Setting Profiler Preferences
  • Configuring Profiles
  • Configuring Inter-isolation Communication
  • Viewing and Changing Profile Properties
  • Changing Target Properties
  • Adding a Target to a Profile
  • Deleting a Target from a Profile
  • Upgrading an Application in a Target
  • Deleting an Obsolete Version of a Target
  • Streaming Application Configuration
  • Publishing a Streaming Application
  • Changing the Application Type
  • Specifying an Alternate Profile for a Published Application
  • Enabling the Least-Privileged User Account
  • Using a Policy for Application Delivery
  • Configuring Sites for Streaming Applications
  • Offline Access Management
  • Providing Offline Access
  • Customizing the Offline License Setting
  • Caching Applications for Offline Access

Securing Access to Published Resources

  • SecureICA Encryption
  • Configuring SecureICA Encryption in a Policy Configuring
  • SecureICA Encryption Through a Published Application
  • Citrix SSL Relay
  • Configuring Citrix SSL Relay
  • Access Gateway
  • Secure Gateway
  • Using Digital Certificates
  • Installing the Secure Gateway
  • Configuration for the Secure Gateway
  • Configuring the Secure Ticket Authority
  • Configuring the Access Method
  • Configuring the Web Interface Secure Gateway Settings
  • Secure Gateway Monitoring
  • Security Best Practices
Citrix XenApp 5 for Windows Server 2003: Administration
Training Citrix XenApp 5 for Windows Server 2003: Administration

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