Archive for February, 2010

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Access Gateway 4.6 VPX (virtual appliance) released

February 11, 2010

Good news for all those who appreciate the flexibility and ease of deployment of virtual appliances. Just few days ago Citrix has made available the Citrix Access Gateway 4.6 VPX, a virtual appliance for Citrix XenServer that provides secure access to virtual desktops, applications and data while allowing users to work from anywhere. read more…

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Citrix vs Vmware about virtual desktop density

February 7, 2010

Few days ago Vmware announced that they are working in order to double the actual consolidation ratio up to 16 VM/core in the next release of View thanks to performance of Nehalem processors.  Citrix’s answer was not long in coming and was that, with the same processor, Citrix XenDesktop 4 already reaches this consolidation ratio that Vmware expects to gain in the next future. Let’s see how. read more…

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XenServer 5.5 Update 2 released

February 2, 2010

Just only a a month after Update 1, Citrix released the Update 2 for XenServer 5.5, that resolves few but important issues. This fix address an issue where the system was falsely reporting lost access to the HA metadata disk and another problem when updating from XenServer 5.0. read more…