1Y0-200 Citrix Study Guide Part Four

Section 4: Troubleshooting a Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solution

4.1

Task Description: Troubleshoot issues related to communication between the Delivery Controller and other components

Testing Aspect: What is the root cause

Delivery Controllers communicate with XenServer:

Via HTTP on port 80. Via HTTPs on port 443 when using a secure connection. Delivery Controllers send commands to XenServer on port 80 …

1Y0-200 Citrix Study Guide Part Three

Section 3: Monitoring Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions

3.1

Task Description: Use Director to monitor the environment

Testing Aspect: How

When troubleshooting a user or virtual desktop issue, the operator is able to shadow the end user by starting a Remote Assistance connection to the virtual desktop machine.

In XenDesktop 7, Citrix Director is the management console. Remote Desktop is …

Citrix XenApp is dead? Long live XenApp 7.5!

Don’t rush to throw away all of your XenApp solutions and skill sets so quickly (as if you would). After integrating XenApp in XenDesktop 7, Citrix will be releasing XenApp 7.5.

Learn more about it from Calvin Hsu, VP Product Marketing, Desktops and Application Group, Citrix Systems, Inc. Update: The video was removed from YouTube. You must have a …

1Y0-200 Citrix Study Guide Part Two

Section 2: Maintaining Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions

2.1

Task Description: Back up/restore the XenDesktop database

Testing Aspect: How

XenDesktop utilizes SQL Server to handle database backup and restore.

To perform a one-time backup a XenDesktop 7 site database:

Verify the name of the database. Verify the database server name. Obtain the name of the database server data source. Obtain …

1Y0-200 Citrix Study Guide Part One

Section 1: Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions

1.1

Task Description: Manage Server OS images and Desktop OS images (including server and desktop catalogs and desktop and application delivery groups)

Testing Aspect: How

Prerequisites for a upgrading catalog.

Windows 7 Windows 8 VDA version 7

Only catalogs with Windows 7 or Windows 8 with VDA version 7 can be upgraded.

1Y0-200 Citrix Exam Resource Guide Part Four

Section 4: Troubleshooting a Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solution

4.1

Task Description: Troubleshoot issues related to communication between the Delivery Controller and other components

Testing Aspect: What is the root cause

Communication ports used by Citrix Technologies http://support.citrix.com/servlet/KbServlet/download/2389-102-704421/CTX101810_28th_June_2013.pdf

4.2

Task Description: Troubleshoot Virtual Delivery Agent/client issues

Testing Aspect: What is the root cause

Troubleshooting Virtual Desktop Agent Registration with …

1Y0-200 Citrix Exam Resource Guide Part Three

Section 3: Monitoring Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions

3.1

Task Description: Use Director to monitor the environment

Testing Aspect: How

How to Enable Remote Assistance for Citrix Director

http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX127388

XenApp > XenApp 5 Feature Pack for Windows Server 2003 > XenApp Administration > Managing Session Environments and Connections > Viewing User Sessionshttp://support.citrix.com/proddocs/topic/xenapp5fp-w2k3/ps-sessions-use-sess-shad-v2.html

Troubleshooting XenDesktop brokering process http://blogs.citrix.com/2012/07/23/troubleshooting-xendesktop-brokering-process-2

1Y0-200 Citrix Exam Resource Guide Part Two

Section 2: Maintaining Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions

2.1

Task Description: Back up/restore the XenDesktop database

Testing Aspect: How

How to Backup and Restore your XenDesktop Database http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX135207

2.2

Task Description: Update the desktop image

Testing Aspect: What factors should be considered

XenDesktop 7 > Manage > Machines > Update a master image http://support.citrix.com/proddocs/topic/xendesktop-7/cds-update-master-vm-rho.html

2.3

Task Description: Configure …

1Y0-200 Citrix Exam Resource Guide Part One

1Y0-200 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions Resource Guide

 

Section 1: Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7 Solutions

1.1

Task Description: Manage Server OS images and Desktop OS images (including server and desktop catalogs and desktop and application delivery groups)

Testing Aspect: How

XenDesktop > XenDesktop 7 > Manage > Machines http://support.citrix.com/proddocs/topic/xendesktop-7/cds-upgrade-catalog.html

XenDesktop > XenDesktop 7 > Manage > Machines …

1Y0-A28 Citrix Exam to be Discontinued

I was just browsing the Discontinuation and Expiration Announcements on Citrix Education’s website and noticed that the 1Y0-A28 Implementing NetScaler 10 for Networking and Traffic Optimization will be discontinued on April 1, 2014.

The 1Y0-A28 had a short “shelf life,” just being introduced around one year ago. I haven’t talked to any sources about it at Citrix …