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Online: Nutanix with Citrix Cloud Technical Workshop (09/03/2020)

September 3 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


You are invited to an EXCLUSIVE technical HANDS-ON training focused on Nutanix with Citrix Cloud. See how to deliver a brilliant user experience with a tightly integrated hybrid cloud solution from Citrix and Nutanix.

Morning: Citrix Cloud Runs on Nutanix (9:00 am to 12:00 pm)

Massive scalability, predictable performance, and pay-as-you-grow economics for Citrix environments. Deliver a brilliant user experience with a tightly integrated hybrid cloud solution from Citrix and Nutanix InstantOn for Citrix Cloud combines the power of the Nutanix scale-as-you-grow architecture with the simplicity of Citrix Virtual App & Desktops service to deliver fast and secure digital workspaces.

This section of the workshop will leverage a Nutanix Block live and will demonstrate:
1. Setting up a Nutanix cluster right out-of-the-box
2. The features and benefits of the built-in Acropolis Hypervisor “AHV”
3. Integrating the Nutanix cluster into an existing Citrix Cloud Virtual App & Desktops service environment
4. Creating and updating 100s of virtual desktops and servers with ease
5. Testing the connectivity to EXTREMELY fast virtual desktops and applications

Lunch: Guest TBD (12:00 am – 1:00 pm)

Afternoon: Citrix Workspace (1:00 pm – 5:00 pm)

The workshop begins with a platform overview and a drill-down on each of the services and progresses through to an architectural design review. Students will gain an understanding of how the service works and will cover the following components:
1. Introduction: Citrix Workspace with Virtual Apps & Desktops service
2. Demo: Citrix Workspace
3. Citrix Cloud Set-Up
a) Lab: Installing the Cloud Connectors
b) Lab: Setting up Virtual Apps & Desktops service
4. Citrix Cloud Options
a) Lab: Apps & Desktops service Library
b) Lab: Hosted Citrix Workspace and Citrix Gateway service
5. On-Premises Options
a) Discussion: Citrix Gateway on-premises vs. hosted
b) Lab: On-Premises Citrix StoreFront
c) Lab: On-Premises Citrix Gateway
6. Discussion & Demo: Citrix Workspace editions and features
7. Q&A: Citrix Workspace