CTX-CXD-203 - Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenDesktop 7.6

Duration: 5 days

Price: $5,000.00

Unitek Training€™s Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 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).

Please note: The Early Release course is available through August 16, 2013, via select CALCs, to enable organizations before Citrix XenDesktop 7 is in market. Beginning August 19, 2013, all Early Release courses will be converted to the subsequent version of this course, based on the final product code. Upon completion of this course, students will learn how to successfully manage, monitor, support and troubleshoot a XenDesktop 7 solution, which includes growing the implementation to accommodate changes in the environment (adding new apps, new users, new desktops,) and troubleshooting common issues.

This course prepares you for the following exams:

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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, specifically:

Active Directory


Groups and User Accounts

Organizational Units

Group Policy Objects

Experience with Windows 7 and Windows 8 user interfaces

Experience with SQL Server 2012, specifically:

General understanding of databases, permissions, security, clustering/mirroring, HA

Basic networking knowledge

Protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, etc.)

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)

Basic understanding of certificates, the role of Certificate Authorities, certificate types

Completed the following courses or can demonstrate equivalent knowledge:

CTX-102 Introduction to XenDesktop 7

Course Outline

Understanding an XenDesktop 7 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