1Y0-312 Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 Advanced Administration Resource Guide Part 2

Section 5: Improve App and Data Security

5.01

Objective: Determine how to prevent jailbreak attacks by managing user assignments

ICA file signing to protect against application or desktop launches from untrusted servers https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/receiver/windows/current-release/secure-communication/ica-file-signing.html

Configure support for HTTP strict transport security (HSTS) https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/citrix-adc/12-1/ssl/how-to-articles/ssl-support-for-hsts.html

Header Insertion for Content Security https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX218065

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1Y0-312 Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 Advanced Administration Resource Guide Part 1

Section 1: Architecture Overview

1.01

Objective: Determine whether the number and sizing of the Citrix StoreFront components are appropriate for a production environment.

Plan your StoreFront deployment – Scalability https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/storefront/current-release/plan.html#scalability

Plan your StoreFront deployment – Load Balancing https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/storefront/current-release/plan.html#load-balancing

1.02

Objective: Determine whether the number and sizing of the Citrix Gateway components are appropriate for a production environment.

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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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1Y0-301 Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Resource Guide

Browse to the free PDF download of the 1Y0-301 Resource Guide.

Section 1: Installing required technologies

 

1.1     

 

Objective: Determine the service accounts that should be used to implement a XenDesktop solution

 

Source: Provisioning Services 6.1, Page 18

http://docs.citrix.com/content/dam/docs/en-us/provisioning-services/6-1/en.provisioning-61.pvs-provisioning-61.pdf

 

Source: Configuration and management

http://docs.citrix.com/en-us/xenapp-and-xendesktop/7-6/cds-pvd-intro/cds-pvd-configure-considerations.html

 

Source: To configure LDAP authentication by using …