1Y1-202 Citrix XenApp & XenDesktop Admin 7.6 LTSR Beta Exam

Citrix released the 1Y1-202 XenApp & XenDesktop Admin 7.6 LTSR beta exam this week. The free beta exam has already been completely booked up but for those fortunate few who were able to get a seat, the beta exam will count towards Citrix Certified Associate – Virtualization (CCA – V) certification if they pass it.

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Choose the database for XenApp data store

The following is useful information for the 1Y0-A20 and 1Y0-A22 exams.

When choosing which database to use for your Citrix XenApp 6.5 deployment, consider the following:

MS SQL Server and Oracle dbs are suitable for any size environment. Recommended for all large and enterprise environments Recommended when XenApp delivers applications over a WAN. Do not install XenApp on the …

DSMAINT BACKUP: Citrix XenApp with MS SQL Server Express database data store

This blog post has outdated information and is not guaranteed of it’s accuracy for the XenApp 6.5 Administration or Advanced Administration exams. A new post will be written shortly to replace this one.

This is mainly for Citrix XenApp beginners, but is useful knowledge for the Citrix XenApp 6.5 1Y0-A20 and 1Y0-A22 exams.

When planning to backup a farm’s …

Download and Install Citrix XenCenter 6.0

This is obviously a really simple task, but what some Citrix test takers don’t know is that you can download Citrix XenCenter for free and perform some tasks without having to build a single XenServer host.

The main reason I downloaded it is because I’m “in between” XenServer labs now while I wait for my new computer to arrive, …

Citrix CCEE and CCIA Requirements in a Nutshell

I occasional receive an email asking about the CCEE (Citrix Certified Enterprise Engineer) and the biggie, CCIA (Citrix Certified Integration Architect) requirements, although the person has already visited Citrix Education’s site. I don’t think I do any better explaining it, but in a nutshell here is how to get CCEE and CCIA certified:

To obtain …