In this course you will learn how to design, deploy, and support Citrix Provisioning Services. You will learn about the features first available in Provisioning Services version 6.1 such as support for the Personal vDisk. This course is designed for IT professionals, server admins, network engineers, desktop architects, systems integrators and consultants looking to learn about Provisioning Services 6.1 and how it can be used alongside XenDesktop. To get the most out of this course, you should have a strong foundation in networking and virtualization fundamentals, as well as some experience with systems administration.
Elias Khnaser is a Research Vice President with Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP). He covers public cloud computing and hybrid cloud computing. Mr. Khnaser's coverage is primarily focused on Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) along with platform as a service (PaaS) as it intersects with IaaS. Areas of focus include cloud computing adoption strategy, trends, technology, platforms and providers, exit strategy and multicloud.
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Khnaser was the CTO for Sigma Solutions. In that role, he directed the company's technical strategy and was a customer-facing executive engaging with client CIOs, architects and engineers on cloud, EUC and virtualization strategies.
He is well-published with six books and hundreds of blogs on Forbes, InformationWeek and VirtualizationReview.com. He has also presented at various Gartner and industry conferences.