Citrix Provisioning Services 7.1x Administration

Duration: 
2 days
Versions: 
7.1X

Overview

Improve your XenApp and XenDesktop image management and performance with Provisioning Services. Learn to install and configure a highly available Provisioning Services farm according to leading practices.

Audience

What you'll learn:

  • Understand Provisioning Services architecture and communication
  • How to install and configure a Provisioning Services farm
  • How to deploy Provisioning Services target devices for use with XenApp and XenDesktop Virtual Delivery Agents
  • How to manage a Provisioning Services farm, vDisks, and target devices
  • Understand Provisioning Services redundancy and failover

Course Outline

In this course, you will learn about the architecture, communication, and processes that make up Provisioning Services to be successful with deploying and managing a farm. Manage and integrate vDisks and target devices with XenApp and XenDesktop for easy rollback, upgrades, and performance of Virtual Delivery Agent machines. At the end of this course you will be able to install, configure and manage the Provisioning Services solution.

  • Citrix Versions Covered:
  • This course is currently based on Citrix Provisioning Services 7.13.

Module 1: Provisioning Services

  • Getting started with Provisioning Services
  • Provisioning Services Architecture

Module 2: Provisioning Services Infrastructure

  • The PVS server role
  • The Farm database
  • The vDisk Store

Module 3: Streaming the vDisk

  • Introduction to vDisks
  • Machine preparation
  • Streaming vDisks
  • Boot methods

Module 4: Target Devices

  • Introduction to target devices
  • Data I/O
  • Handling persistent and non-persistent data

Module 5: Integrating Provisioning Services with XenApp and XenDesktop

  • XenDesktop Setup Wizard
  • Device Collections
  • Published Apps and Desktops
  • Using Provisioning Services with XenApp and XenDesktop

Module 6: Provisioning Services Redundancy

  • Farm component redundancy
  • Store redundancy
  • Database redundancy

Module 7: Supporting Provisioning Services

  • Performing updates
  • Auditing and support
  • vDisk imagining
  • Migrating vDisk images
  • Troubleshooting

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Midlands
Birmingham2 1595 £1595 2019-10-03
Edinburgh
Edinburgh2 1595 £1595 2019-10-03
Devon
Exeter2 1595 £1595 2019-10-03
Bristol
Bristol2 1595 £1595 2019-10-03
Edinburgh
Edinburgh2 1595 £1595 2019-12-05
Bristol
Bristol2 1595 £1595 2019-12-05
Devon
Exeter2 1595 £1595 2019-12-05
Midlands
Birmingham2 1595 £1595 2019-12-05