CTX-CMB-300 - Deploy and Manage XenApp/XenDesktop 7.6 Fast Track

Duration: 5 days

Price: $6,000.00

This course provides students an accelerated path to obtain the skills required to successfully deploy and support a complete Citrix hosted application and desktop virtualization solution in a Windows Server 2012 R2 environment.

Throughout this course, students will learn how to configure an environment that includes the following Citrix components: XenApp and XenDesktop, XenServer, Citrix License Server, MCS, Provisioning Services (PVS), Personal vDisk, StoreFront, NetScaler (including NetScaler Gateway), and Citrix Receiver. Upon course completion, students will be able to build a XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 environment from scratch, test the implementation to ensure that all components work as expected, and successfully manage, monitor, and troubleshoot a XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 solution.

Upcoming Classes

To schedule a class, please contact us at 888-825-6273

This course requires that you meet the following prerequisites:

Before taking this course, Citrix recommends that students have:

An understanding of server, desktop and application virtualization concepts

Experience with Windows Server 2012 R2, specifically:

Active Directory


Groups and User Accounts

Organizational Units

Group Policy Objects

Experience with Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 user interfaces

Basic storage knowledge (manage existing storage types, add new storage)

Basics of Citrix licensing

Familiarity with at least one hypervisor (XenServer, Hyper-V, or vSphere)

Basic understanding of the different types of profiles (local, roaming, mandatory)

Course Outline

Module 1: Understanding the XenApp and XenDesktop Architecture

Module 2: Hypervisor Considerations

Module 3: Infrastructure Considerations and Setup

Module 4: Setting Up Citrix Components

Module 5: Setting Up XenApp and XenDesktop Resources

Module 6: Managing Policies and Profiles

Module 7: Managing Printing

Module 8: Setting Up and Managing Provisioning Services

Module 9: Managing and Monitoring Sessions, Sites, and End Users with Director

Module 10: Setting Up NetScaler