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Hope I can meet you at Vegas!

Hope you are as excited as we are for Insight 2014 Las Vegas! I will have 6 NetApp break sessions and a XenDesktop on Hyper-V lab. This will keep me busy.  Also you can find me at virtualization booth.  Hope … Continue reading

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Citrix XenDesktop Design Guide is published

Design guide for Citrix XenDesktop on NetApp Storage is published today. The Citrix XenDesktop 7.5 system, which now incorporates both traditional, hosted Windows 7 or Windows 8 virtual desktops, hosted applications, and hosted shared Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows … Continue reading

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Big Hammer for virtual desktop

As a solution architect in a storage company, I am often asked by customers and sales engineers how many IOPS per desktop. My answer is always it depends. Virtual desktop IOPS is a myth. It varies by application, the stage of … Continue reading

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Citrix Synergy 2014

I am excited to go to Citrix Synergy every year. It is a time to get to hear what Citrix is going to say about  virtual desktop, cloud and data mobility. Also it is always so good to meet my Citrix friends. I … Continue reading

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$37 per Desktop for storage: Citrix Ready VDI Capacity Program

Citrix Ready VDI Capacity Program  Citrix Ready has created an opportunity for storage partners representing several different VDI storage options to plug their storage solutions into a turnkey “VDI Capacity” test environment located in our Santa Clara, CA solutions lab. … Continue reading

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How to deploy Citrix ShareFile on NetApp?

I introduced Citrix ShareFile and why NetApp is the best storage for ShareFile. Now we are ready to set a production ShareFile environment on NetApp. To deploy Citrix ShareFile, you need the following components: Any type of hypervisors  –       Two … Continue reading

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