What is the best Azure Virtual Machine size for WVD using Citrix Cloud?

What is the best Azure Virtual Machine size for WVD using Citrix Cloud?

With the release of the Windows Virtual Desktop service (WVD) on Azure, Microsoft has released a new Windows 10 operating system which can host multiple user sessions on the same virtual machine. Microsoft calls this operating system “Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise multi-session”. This new Windows 10 multi-session operating system is...

Patrick van den Born Patrick van den Born
Azure cost saving by optimizing WVD workloads in Citrix Cloud.

Azure cost saving by optimizing WVD workloads in Citrix Cloud.

At GO-EUC, we’ve already written about the benefits of VDI optimizations from a performance perspective in the past. With the current buzz and increased interest in cloud workspaces such as WVD, are these optimizations still relevant and are there other benefits or caveats that need to be taken into consideration...

Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk
Eltjo van Gulik Eltjo van Gulik
Browser Performance Impact 2020

Browser Performance Impact 2020

Six months ago, on January 15, Microsoft released the new GA Chromium-based Edge browser. With that offering this research will serve as an updated re-comparison version to the original post, revised with the new industry browsers.

Omar Bouhaj Omar Bouhaj
Deepdive into the glyphdetection algorithm

Deepdive into the glyphdetection algorithm

Since Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktop version 7.12 , Citrix is using Glyph detection and caching algorithms to save on bandwidth while still delivering a great user performance. In this research we are going to explore the glyph detection benefits and its potential drawbacks.

Eltjo van Gulik Eltjo van Gulik
Performance impact of Citrix CVAD 2003

Performance impact of Citrix CVAD 2003

Not so long ago, Citrix released version 7.2003 of Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (CVAD). This version is the first Current Release (CR) released after the release of the 7.1912 Long-Term Servicing Release (LTSR) released in December 2019. As such, this version marks a fork in the road for IT...

Eltjo van Gulik Eltjo van Gulik
Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk
Insight in the testing methodology - Current

Insight in the testing methodology - Current

One of the key components in the GO-EUC researches is the testing methodology. This methodology allows us to produce consistent and reliable results that are used to publish the researches. Describing the testing methodology also allows you to reproduce and challenge our results. This article describes the details, sources and...

Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk Ryan Ververs-Bijkerk
Optimizer Smackdown

Optimizer Smackdown

Delivering the best user experience is a key factor when building virtual environments. To accomplish this, administrators use optimization tools, like VMware OS Optimization Tool (OSOT) or Citrix Optimizer (CTXO). This research focuses on the performance difference between both editions of OSOT and CTXO.

Marcel Beck Marcel Beck