July 23, 2021

Reauthentication period for Workspace app

In the latest update, Citrix released a new feature called “Reauthentication period for Workspace app”. This enables the Citrix admin to set the reauthentication time for a user. This is one of the most frequently asked questions when I implement Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops services with Citrix Gateway Services. People authenticate using the
July 20, 2021

Choosing the correct Identity Provider (IdP) for Citrix Cloud

Updated 22-09-2021! Choosing the correct Identity Provider (IdP) for your new Citrix Cloud environment is one of the most discussed items and one of the first points when starting a new deployment. Most organizations already have an Identity Provider (IdP) and would like to give users the easiest way to migrate to their new
June 4, 2021

Setting up a double-hop with Azure AD as IdP

As more and more companies are moving from on-premises environments to a cloud and would like to make the best of their investments, we see a great demand in moving to Azure Active Directory (AAD). AAD gives you some benefits as you could utilize Azure Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) with Conditional Access. With Conditional Access,
May 11, 2021

Citrix WEM optimizing multi-session OS machines

Update 16-12-2021:As of Citrix WEM version 2112 that’s just been released this function is also available for on-premises deployments. Read more about this version here. You could use Citrix Workspace Environment Management (WEM) for a lot of things within your Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (CVAD) environment(s). It’s also suitable to use for your
May 10, 2021

Using Zoom with SBC\VDI

Working from home (WFH) requires having a lot of video calls. I noticed a great demand from users that need to attend or organize a video call. The downside is that there are multiple vendors and that a company can’t force everybody only to use one solution. Users receive invitations from multiple organizations, and
January 25, 2021

The need for a GPU in VDI/SBC environments

There are already many blogs about the pros and cons of using GPUs in VDI and SBC environments. I also would like to point out why I advise the usage of GPUs in these types of environments. CPU vs. GPU First, let me explain the difference between CPU and GPU. A CPU is designed