Length: 2 Days
Deploy and manage your XenApp and XenDesktop apps and desktops in Microsoft Azure.
Experience deploying and managing Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 in on-premises environment.
Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Azure platform including:
• Virtual machine management
• Azure Resource Manager portals
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
- Prepare the Azure environment for secure integration with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops.
- Deploy and manage Virtual Delivery Agent machines in Microsoft Azure using Machine Creation Services.
- Integrate Citrix Cloud and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops with Microsoft Azure Active Directory.
- Design Machine Catalogs and virtual machines on Microsoft Azure Resource Manager.
- Provide remote access with Citrix StoreFront and Citrix Gateway on Microsoft Azure.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Built for experienced IT Professionals familiar with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 in an on-premises
environment. Potential students include administrators, engineers, and architects designing or deploying Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops workloads on Microsoft Azure.
Module 1: Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops on Azure Overview
• Defining IAAS
• Citrix Virtual Apps and
• Desktops Azure Deployment Models
• Azure Fundamentals Review
• Azure Management
• Azure Locations
Module 2: Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Integration with Azure Active Directory
• Active Directory Basics
• Active Directory Usage
• Connecting On-premises Active Directory to Azure
• Azure Role Based Access Control
Module 3: Connecting to Microsoft Azure
• Azure Connectivity
• Cloud Connectors in Azure
• Creating Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Host
Connections to Azure
Module 4: Deploying Apps and Desktops using Machine Creation Services
• Master Image Preparation
• Machine Creation Services in Azure
• Considerations for Deploying onto Azure
Module 5: Providing Access to End Users
• StoreFront Locations
• Citrix ADC Locations
• Multiple Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Zones in Azure Regions
Module 6: Maintaining Infrastructure and VDAs in Microsoft Azure
• Maintaining Infrastructure
• Maintaining Resources
• Power Management
Module 7: Plan for a Successful POC
• Planning your next steps