CXD-254: Moving to the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on Citrix Cloud with Amazon Web Services

CXD-254: Moving to the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on Citrix Cloud with Amazon Web Services Certification Training Course Overview

Enroll for the 5-day CXD-254: Moving to the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on Citrix Cloud with Amazon Web Services certification training course from Koenig Solutions accredited by Citrix. This course is designed to explore the move from an on-premises environment into Citrix Cloud and learn to deploy resource locations onto Amazon Web Services and Learn the architecture, communications, and management of Citrix Cloud and the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service and then migrate existing infrastructure and settings into Citrix Cloud.

Through a blend of hands-on labs and interactive lectures, you will learn valuable leading practices for maintaining and managing your Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service deployment, including deployments integrated with AWS, such as power management and the use of Autoscale. Together with the hands-on lab exercises, this course gives you the opportunity to create a successful Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service deployment on AWS.

After the training to earn the certification for CC-VAD-CC Pass the 1Y0-130: Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on Citrix Cloud certification assessment and for CC-VAD-AWS Pass the 1Y0-160: Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on Amazon Web Services assessment

 

Target Audience:

Built for experienced IT Professionals familiar with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 in an on-premises environment. Potential students include administrators, engineers, and architects designing or deploying Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops workloads on Amazon Web Services.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the differences between Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops on-premises and the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service
  • Deploy and manage Virtual Delivery Agent machines in AWS using Machine Creation Services
  • Integrate Citrix Cloud and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops with AWS Active Directory Service
  • Design Machine Catalogs and virtual machines on AWS
  • Provide remote access with Citrix Workspace, Citrix StoreFront, and Citrix Gateway on AWS

 

 

CXD-254: Moving to the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on Citrix Cloud with Amazon Web Services (40 Hours) Download Course Contents

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Course Modules

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 Deployment Models
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 Service with
  • On-Premises Resources
  • Configuring the Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 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
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 Remote
  • PowerShell SDK
  • Managing Multiple Resource Locations
  • Using PVS with the Citrix Virtual Apps and
  • Desktops 7 Services
Module 5: Providing Access in Citrix Cloud
  • Selecting Between Workspace Experience and
  • On-premises StoreFront
  • Consideration for Citrix Gateway Locations
  • User Authentication
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
  • Citrix Cloud Migration Options and Considerations
  • Migrating Machine Catalogs and Delivery Groups
  • Migrating Policies and Settings
  • Considerations for Migrating to a Public Cloud
Module 9: Deployment models and migration paths
  • CVAD Service on AWS and Cloud Computing
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service on AWS Deployment Options
  • Supported migration paths to a CVAD Service on AWS deployment
Module 10: Components, Products and Services required for a CVAD Service on AWS
  • AWS products, components, and services
  • Citrix components, products, and services
  • Active Directory requirements and options
  • Integration between CVAD Service and AWS Resource Locations
  • Management consoles
  • Control billing costs within an AWS Resource Location
Module 11: Creating Resource Locations on AWS
  • Set up a resource location in AWS
  • Install Cloud Connectors
  • Creating a Master image on AWS for use with MCS
Module 12: Connecting CVAD Service to AWS and MCS Provisioning
  • Host Connections: Connecting CVAD Service to AWS Cloud
  • Provisioning VMs in AWS using MCS
Module 13: Providing Access to End Users
  • Workspace and StoreFront in CVAD Service Deployments
  • Gateway Service vs Gateway on-premise
  • Connectivity options for multi-location deployments
Module 14: Maintaining a CVAD Service on AWS Deployment
  • Infrastructure maintenance requirements for Citrix Cloud and with AWS as a Best practices for maintaining AWSbased resource locations
  • Power management options for VDAs in AWS-based resource locations
Module 15: Supporting your Deployment
  • Citrix Self-Help Support Offerings
  • Common deployment problem resolution examples
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Course Prerequisites

Experience deploying and managing Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 in an on-premises environment.

Basic knowledge of the Amazon Web Services platform including:

  • Virtual Machines
  • Networking
  • Storage