The product to be used in all rounds of the ICSC role-play competition will be XenDeskTop by Citrix
Citrix XenDesktop provides secure remote access to employees while cutting IT costs. Citrix provides a complete virtual app and desktop solution to meet all your needs. XenDesktop gives employees the freedom to work from anywhere. Deliver a variety of applications or a full virtual desktops to workers on any device, anywhere.
Citrix XenDesktop Benefits
- Cost savings because resources can be shared and allocated on an as-needed basis.
- More efficient use of resources and energy.
- Improved data integrity because backup is centralized.
- Centralized administration.
- Fewer compatibility issues.
Information about the product
- What is Citrix XenDesktop
- XenDesktop Real World Use Cases
- University of Florida Education use case
- Access XenDesktop apps and desktops from Citrix Cloud
- Basics of Citrix Cloud
- Comparison of Xendesktop to VMWare Horizons
- Special pricing of Xendesktop for ICSC competition
The Citrix Virtual Desktop Demo
- Go to App store
- Search Citrix Receiver
- ¨Install¨ and Open
- Get Demo
- Sign up
- Click Windows Desktop
- Check your email if they ask you for a password; if not, you’re ready!
- Click the Windows flag in the upper left corner for your menu drop down and you can go from there.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2XK1ZseX2Co What is Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)