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Managing a Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 Environment (CCA-V)

Author: Greg Shields

This learning path covers the Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp platform, focusing specifically on XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR (Long Term Service Release). The five courses in this... Read more

CCA-V certification

This series of courses will help you prepare for the 1Y0-201 Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 Solutions Exam.

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Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCA-V: Introduction

by Greg Shields

Apr 7, 2016 / 45m

Beginner • 45m

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Description

This course is the first in a Learning Path of five courses that cover Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR as well as objectives for the CCA-V certification. Courses in this learning path follow directly before those in the Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCP-V learning path. This course introduces Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR, the CCA-V certification, the infrastructures of the virtual machine and virtual network, and the environment you can optionally build to follow along with the demonstrations.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 27s
  2. Introduction
    25m 43s
  3. Building Your Lab Environment
    18m 23s
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Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCA-V: Managing

by Greg Shields

Apr 7, 2016 / 6h 37m

Beginner • 6h 37m

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Description

This course is the second in a Learning Path of five courses that cover Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR as well as objectives for the CCA-V certification. Courses in this Learning Path follow directly before those in the Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCP-V Learning Path. This course discusses the administrative tasks appropriate for a Citrix administrator who is charged with managing an existing XenDesktop environment, including managing delivery controllers, configuring Citrix policies, Provisioning Services, user profiles, and more.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 21s
  2. Introduction
    14m 56s
  3. Manage Virtual Machine Settings
    21m 34s
  4. Manage Server OS Images and Desktop OS Images
    19m 28s
  5. Publish Server/Desktop OS-hosted Applications
    24m 30s
  6. Create Citrix Policies
    23m 4s
  7. Manage License Usage
    20m 22s
  8. Delegate Administrator Rights
    12m 29s
  9. Manage Device Collections, Target Devices, and vDisks
    1h 27s
  10. Manage Personal vDisk
    35m 54s
  11. Manage User Profiles
    41m 30s
  12. Manage HDX 3D Pro
    20m 57s
  13. Manage the Print Environment
    35m 17s
  14. Managing the Store
    13m 24s
  15. Manage the Delivery Controller Environment
    17m 5s
  16. Manage Configuration Logging
    17m 9s
  17. Configure/Modify NetScaler Gateway
    17m 29s
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Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCA-V: Maintaining

by Greg Shields

Apr 15, 2016 / 1h 51m

Beginner • 1h 51m

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Description

This course is the third in a Learning Path of five courses that cover Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR as well as objectives for the CCA-V certification. Courses in this Learning Path follow directly before those in the Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCP-V Learning Path. This course discusses the maintenance tasks appropriate for a Citrix administrator who is charged with managing an existing XenDesktop environment.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 23s
  2. Introduction
    5m 38s
  3. Maintain XenServer
    21m 1s
  4. Update the Desktop Image
    16m 27s
  5. Maintain vDisks
    16m 17s
  6. Maintain Machine Catalogs
    18m 27s
  7. Configure Power Management Settings
    8m 53s
  8. Maintain Delivery Groups
    22m 56s
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Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCA-V: Monitoring

by Greg Shields

May 26, 2016 / 1h 50m

Beginner • 1h 50m

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Description

This course is the fourth in a Learning Path of five courses that cover Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR as well as objectives for the CCA-V certification. Courses in this Learning Path follow directly before those in the Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCP-V Learning Path. This course discusses the monitoring tasks appropriate for a Citrix administrator who is charged with managing an existing XenDesktop environment.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 26s
  2. Introduction
    5m 29s
  3. Use Citrix Director to Monitor the Environment
    14m 39s
  4. Monitor Machine Processes and Failures
    10m 25s
  5. Monitor Hosted Server Workload
    12m 40s
  6. Monitor System Performance Using XenCenter
    15m 28s
  7. Provisioning Services Monitoring
    15m 18s
  8. Monitoring NetScaler
    15m 18s
  9. Monitoring Delivery Controller
    3m 56s
  10. Monitor Configuration Logging
    16m 9s
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Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCA-V: Troubleshooting

by Greg Shields

Jun 20, 2016 / 5h 31m

Beginner • 5h 31m

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Description

This course is the fifth in a Learning Path of five courses that cover Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR as well as objectives for the CCA-V certification. Courses in this Learning Path follow directly before those in the Citrix XenDesktop/XenApp 7.6 LTSR CCP-V Learning Path. This course discusses the troubleshooting tasks appropriate for a Citrix administrator charged with managing an existing environment.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 33s
  2. Introduction
    5m 9s
  3. Troubleshoot Delivery Controller
    15m 41s
  4. Troubleshoot Virtual Delivery Agent
    19m 12s
  5. Troubleshoot Licensing Issues
    18m 21s
  6. Troubleshoot Common Printing Issues
    23m 27s
  7. Troubleshoot User Connectivity Issues
    34m 38s
  8. Troubleshoot Citrix Policies
    18m 32s
  9. Troubleshoot Issues with Application Performance
    15m 46s
  10. Troubleshoot XenServer Issues
    29m 52s
  11. Troubleshoot Provisioning Services Issues
    32m 27s
  12. Troubleshoot Personal vDisk Failures
    23m 15s
  13. Troubleshoot Machine Creation Services
    17m 35s
  14. Troubleshoot Storefront Issues
    17m 19s
  15. Troubleshoot Receiver Issues
    25m 19s
  16. Troubleshoot User Profile Issues
    16m 46s
  17. Troubleshoot Issues Related to NetScaler Gateway
    16m 10s

What you will learn

  • Managing XenDesktop solutions
  • Maintaining XenDesktop solutions
  • Monitoring XenDesktop solutions
  • Troubleshooting XenDesktop solutions

Pre-requisites

Learners interested in this Path should have intermediate knowledge and/or experience in Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8, Active Directory, Remote Desktop Services, and automated application deployment to Windows desktops. It is also recommended that they have basic knowledge of Windows user profiles, DNS/DHCP, Remote Desktop Services, and firewall and VPN concepts. Prerequisite Paths: - MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2