Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6

The Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7.5 Solutions course provides students with the skills required to effectively support a Citrix app and desktop virtualization solution in a Windows Server 2012 environment. This course is based on final product code and is currently available through select Citrix Authorized Learning Centers (CALCs).

Upon completion of this early release course, students will learn how to successfully manage, monitor, support and troubleshoot a XenDesktop 7.5 solution, which includes growing the implementation to accommodate changes in the environment (adding new apps, new users, new desktops) and troubleshooting common issues.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners are able to:

  • Understand the XenDesktop 7.5 architecture, components, and communication

  • Delegate administration and manage licenses

  • Manage and monitor the hypervisor

  • Manage apps and desktops

  • Manage StoreFront and external access

  • Manage policies

  • Manage user profiles

  • Manage sessions, sites, and users

  • Manage printing

  • Manage Provisioning Services and Personal vDisks


Course Outline

  • Understanding an XenDesktop 7.5 Solution Architecture

  • Delegating Administration and Managing Licenses

  • Managing and Monitoring the Hypervisor

  • Managing Apps and Desktops

  • Managing StoreFront and External Access

  • Managing Policies

  • Managing User Profiles

  • Managing Sessions, Sites, and Users

  • Managing Printing

  • Managing Personal vDisks and Provisioning Services

  • Course Conclusion


This course is recommended for operators, including Administrators and Engineers, that need to manage an existing XenDesktop 7 app and desktop solution. Students will have the skills to successfully support a XenDesktop 7 solution that a majority of Citrix customers implement today.