This week, XenDesktop 5 SP1 was released. The most interesting improvement is support for XenServer 5.6 SP2 with IntelliCache. IntelliCache will reduce IOPS load on your storage with 90% according to Citrix. Because we are using XenServer, and want to use this new feature, the first step is to upgrade to XenDesktop 5 SP1.
Citrix has released the new Web Interface 5.4. This is included with XenDesktop 5.0 and also available as a separate download for use with XenApp. I installed the new Web Interface as a replacement for our 5.3 version. I started with a bare install of Windows Server 2008 R2 and then inserted the XenDesktop 5.0… Read More »