Learn how to navigate the move from Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7.1x on-premises to Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on Citrix Cloud. Get hands-on as the course guides you through the architecture, communications, Management, installation, and configuration of Citrix Cloud and the Cloud Connector. Learn about the services available in Citrix Cloud with a focus on the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service. If you are planning a move to Citrix Cloud or starting out anew, this course is a necessary step in enabling you with the right training and skills to understand, manage, and deliver successfully. In this course you will not only learn how to migrate from an onpremises solution to using the Citrix Cloud management plane, but also considerations for moving workloads to public clouds.
Is this course for me?
Built for IT Professionals who are responsible for migrating or supporting some or all of their on-premises Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops infrastructure to the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on Citrix Cloud.
Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7.1x, Current Release and Citrix Cloud service.*
*Citrix Cloud services are updated frequently with new features and improvements, course content may not always reflect the latest features.
Understand the differences between Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7.1x on-premises and the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service
How to install, configure, and manage Citrix Cloud Connectors
How to deliver app and desktop resources to on-premises locations
How to migrate existing onpremises Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7.1x infrastructure to the Citrix Cloud
Citrix course materials are only available to delegates in e-courseware format. Delegates will be provided with instructions on how to access their e-courseware on day one of the event. Those delegates who are attending via either virtual or extended classroom will be required to provide either three monitors (to view courseware, labs and instructor demos simultaneously) or two monitors and a mobile device. Delegates will be required to have an active TCC (Training.Citrix.com) account in order to access course materials and labs.
Please set up Your TCC account up in advance of the course using the following link:
Please note: It is highly recommended that the delegate uses a personal email address (rather than company email) to set up their TCC account. If you do not wish to reference your company name when setting up your TCC account we recommend you use 'EDUCALC' as reference.
Should you encounter any issues in setting up your TCC account please ensure that you raise this directly with Citrix in advance of your event by visiting http://training.citrix.com then on the home page click, Help, then select Classroom Support, and submit a Critical or High priority request notifying Citrix of the course start date.
Foundational knowledge of Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7.1x
Module 1: Introduction to Citrix Cloud
What is Citrix Cloud
Citrix Cloud Services
Citrix Cloud Operation and Architecture
Citrix Cloud Administration
Module 2: Citrix Cloud Connectors
Cloud Connector Architecture
Installing and configuring Citrix Cloud Connectors
Securing Citrix Cloud Connectors
Citrix Cloud with Multiple Domains
Module 3: Introduction to the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service
Citrix Virtual Apps and
Desktops 7.1x Deployment Models
Desktops 7.1x Service with On-Premises Resources
Configuring the Citrix Virtual Apps and
Desktops 7.1x Service
Delivering Apps and Desktop to End-Users Using On-Premises Resources with MCS
Module 4: Managing the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service
Citrix Studio and Director
Desktops 7.1x Remote PowerShell SDK
Managing Multiple Resource Locations
Using PVS with the Citrix Virtual Apps and
Desktops 7.1x Services
Module 5: Providing Access in Citrix Cloud
Selecting Between Workspace Experience and On-premises StoreFront
Consideration for Citrix Gateway Locations
Module 6: Operations and Support in Citrix Cloud
Citrix Smart Tools
Cloud Connector Operations
Monitoring your Environment
Module 7: Public Cloud Considerations
General Public Cloud Considerations
Microsoft Azure as a Citrix Cloud Resource Location (Lecture only)
Amazon Web Services as a Citrix Cloud Resource Location (Lecture only)
Module 8: On-Premises Migration to the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service
If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.
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