Citrix XenServer 6.0 on VMWare Player

I finally received a laptop that has an Intel Processor with VT-x and VT-d technology, allowing me to install my own Citrix XenServer 6.0 virtual host so I stop bugging my colleagues for time on their labs.

It will be a big help while I’m writing the rest of the 1Y0-A26 Citrix XenServer 6.0 Administration practice exam. Most …

Updated 1Y0-A08 XenApp 5 Study Guide

1Y0-A08 Advanced Administration for Citrix XenApp 5.0 for Windows Server 2008

Download the PDF here. 

#Monitoring, Managing and Maintaining the Environment


Health Monitoring and Recovery can be configured to monitor the health of many XenApp components, report failures and take actions to correct the issues.

Using Health Monitoring and …

1Y0-A24 Citrix XenServer 5.6 Study Guide

1Y0-A24 Citrix XenServer 5.6 Administration Study Guide #Pre-Deployment Planning

To use StorageLink, the environment requires a supported storage array and one or more hypervisor hosts (Hyper-V or XenServer) running Windows 2008 or 2008 R2.

Internal networks have no connection to the outside world, as they have no association to a physical network interface. Internal networks provide connectivity only between …

1Y0-A19 Citrix XenDesktop 5 Study Guide

Identifying Pre-Install Requirements

The host name and instance name are required for connection to the SQL Express database (or an existing SQL database) when installing and configuring Provisioning server.

Write cache can exist as a temporary file in the target device’s RAM. This provides the fastest method of disk access since memory access is always faster than disk access. …

1Y0-A18 XenApp 6 Study Guide

Here is what I’ve got for the 1Y0-A18 study. The practice exam is downloadable on the Premium Products page.

Understanding Citrix Architecture

The License Manage Console communicates through port 8082.

The client device communicates with the Access Gateway appliance through port 443.

Unsecured client to XenApp server communication travels on port …