CTX-CXD-301 - Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Advanced Concepts - Optimizing the End User Experience

Duration: 2 days

Price: $1,295.00

In this course students will learn how to optimize an environment to deliver a great user experience. Starting with the user device and Citrix Receiver, the course covers advanced deployment and configuration options to optimize the delivery of their apps and desktops. Students continue with enhancing the StoreFront experience through custom branding and advanced customization options. Finally, course attendees will learn how to optimize the VDA for a better experience including faster logons, HDX graphics tuning, multimedia, and additional configurations for double hop HDX connections.

Although many options exists for deploying and configuring a XenApp and XenDesktop solution, this course focuses on the aspects of the solution that impact the user workflow and user experience. The recommended configurations taught in this course are based on real world experience of Citrix Consulting architects and consultants working with customers worldwide to streamline the user experience and optimize for complex scenarios.

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:

Intermediate understanding of XenApp and/or XenDesktop 7.x

Intermediate understanding of StoreFront 3.x (StoreFront 2.x is adequate)

An understanding of server, desktop and application virtualization concepts

Familiarity with Windows Server 2012 R2

Course Outline

Module 1: Understanding User Experience Issues

Module 2: Configuring a Seamless Receiver

Module 3: Customizing the StoreFront Experience

Module 4: Optimizing the Logon Process

Module 5: Optimizing HDX Graphics

Module 6: Delivering Multimedia

Module 7: Configuring for Double Hop HDX Connections