Monthly Archives: November 2013

How to get full Insight (Edgesight) functionality in XenDesktop 7.1 App edition

A few days ago I created a blogpost regarding XenApp 6.5 and XenDesktop 7 License Compatibility. ( http://bit.ly/17iuKTK ) During my research I found that using XenApp Platinum licenses in a XenDesktop App edition environment, Provisioning Services were enabled as part of the Platinum license. I also mentioned that I believed Insight functionality as well would be “boosted” with use of these licenses, and today I followed up on that thought. The procedure to find this out were a lot easier than the last time. I started the environment configured with…

XenApp 6.5 and XenDesktop 7 License Compatibility

SINCE THE “RELAUNCH OF XENAPP” WITH VERSION 7.5, THIS ARTICLE IS SOMEWHAT OUTDATED. APP EDITION IS GONE AND ADVANCED EDITION IS BACK There has been a lot of confusion regarding XenDesktop 7 vs XenApp licensing since the release of XenDesktop 7 and there is hard to get any official and correct information regarding different licensing scenarios. As a Citrix Instructor and Solution Advisor at a Citrix Distributor in Norway, I get a lot of questions about XenDesktop 7 licensing and I believe it is about time to put this out…