As you probably know a new version of Citrix XenDesktop has been released for download. XenDesktop 7 is a very major release of the product, merging XenDesktop and XenApp into a single platform. Using XenDesktop 7 IT organizations are able to provision virtualized desktops and applications easily to any user working in any place, including users with mobile consumer devices.
- VDI Edition – Scalable VDI-only solution for delivering virtual desktops that includes HDX technology, provisioning services, profile management, and StorageLink technology.
- App Edition – replacement of XenApp that allows publish Hosted Shared Desktops, Applications hosted on either VM’s or RDS environments and it also supports App-V delivery for off-line applications.
- Enterprise Edition – Enterprise-class desktop virtualization solution with FlexCast delivery technology that delivers the right type of virtual desktop with on-demand applications to any user, anywhere.
- Platinum Edition – Comprehensive enterprise-class desktop virtualization solution with advanced management, monitoring and security.
Windows apps and desktops anywhere
Any device – native experiance
HDX high-definition, mobile user experience
Secure, self-service Citrix StoreFront
Cloud-ready, built on the Avalon platform
Available licensing models:
- User Licensing – Best when people need dedicated desktop access. User licensing gives users access to their virtual desktops and apps from an unlimited number of devices. Key features:
- One User
- Unlimited Devices
- Unlimited connections to virtual desktops and app
- Device Licensing – Best when people share desktops or devices. Device licensing gives an unlimited number of users access to their virtual desktops and apps from a single device. Key features:
- Unlimited Users
- One Device
- Unlimited connections to virtual desktops and apps
- Concurrent Licensing – Best for anonymous access or occasional use. License is allocated when user log on to a session and released back to the pool when user log off from a session. Key features:
- Any User
- Any Device
- One connection to a virtual desktop or unlimited apps