Designed for students with little or no previous XenApp or XenDesktop experience. Obtain foundational knowledge of XenApp and XenDesktop required to be successful with the platform. Learn to install, configure, and manage a highly available environment comprised of XenApp and XenDesktop controllers, StoreFront, Citrix Receiver, Director, and Profile management. Refer to the topic outline for a detailed
Students interested in learning to install, configure, and manage XenApp and XenDesktop including:
This course helps prepare students for the Citrix Certified Associate in Virtualization (CCA-V) exam. By passing the exam, candidates will gain the Citrix Certified Associate – Virtualization certification. Go here to learn more about Citrix Certifications.
Note: This course is based on XenApp and XenDesktop 7.x CR (Current Release) including the hands-on labs. The current release of XenApp and XenDesktop is updated frequently with new features and improvements and as such, course content may not always reflect the latest features.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Module 1: Architecture Overview
Module 2: Initial Requirements and Lab
Module 3: Installing and Configuring a XenApp and XenDesktop Site
Module 4: Provision and Deliver Application and Desktop Resources
Module 5: Providing Access with Citrix StoreFront and Receiver
Module 6: Understanding and Configuring Citrix Policies
Module 7: Application Presentation and Management
Module 8: Printing with XenApp and XenDesktop
Module 9: Citrix Profile Management
Module 10: Managing the XenApp and XenDesktop Site
Module 11: XenApp and XenDesktop Site Redundancy
Module 12: XenApp and XenDesktop Site Basic Network Security
Module 13: Monitoring the XenApp and XenDesktop Site
Module 14: Introduction to Supporting and Troubleshooting XenApp and XenDesktop
Citrix course materials are only available to delegates in e-courseware format. Delegates will be provided with instructions on how to access their e-courseware on day one of the event. Those delegates who are attending via either virtual or extended classroom will be required to provide either three monitors (to view courseware, labs and instructor demos simultaneously) or two monitors and a mobile device. Delegates will be required to have an active TCC (Training.Citrix.com) account in order to access course materials and labs.
Please set up Your TCC account up in advance of the course using the following link:
Please note: It is highly recommended that the delegate uses a personal email address (rather than company email) to set up their TCC account. If you do not wish to reference your company name when setting up your TCC account we recommend you use 'EDUCALC' as reference.
Should you encounter any issues in setting up your TCC account please ensure that you raise this directly with Citrix in advance of your event by visiting http://training.citrix.com then on the home page click, Help, then select Classroom Support, and submit a Critical or High priority request notifying Citrix of the course start date.
Citrix recommends students prepare for this course by taking the one of the following courses:
It is also recommended to gain a basic understanding of the following concepts and technologies: