Citrix: Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix Xenapp and Xendesktop 7.6

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Course Overview

The Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 course provides students with the skills required to effectively support a Citrix application and desktop virtualization solution in a Windows Server 2012 R2 environment.

During this course, students will learn how to successfully manage, monitor, support and troubleshoot a XenDesktop 7.6 solution, which includes growing the implementation to accommodate changes in the environment (adding new applications, new users, new desktops, and new policies) and troubleshooting common issues.

The great thing about our Citrix Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 course is that you are in charge of your start and finish date, with no deadline pressures!

We train our students to the very best standards, offering expert instructor-led training via our state of the art eLearning platform.

By achieving the Citrix Managing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 certification, you will create more career opportunities and be better positioned when applying for work.

Enrol today and prepare for a future you deserve.


  • Flexible training - study anytime, anywhere and from any device.
  • Expert Instructor-Led Training – our courses are delivered by the finest instructors with a minimum of 15 years real-world experience and are subject matter experts in their field, which is why we have a 97.4% pass rate.
  • Visual Demonstrations & Multimedia Presentations – allows students to develop their skills based on real world scenarios explained by the instructor.
  • Quizzes & Exam Simulators – custom practice exams to prepare students for their final exams. We offer practice quizzes after each module to ensure students are confident before proceeding to the next topic.
  • Social Learning & Networking – world class learning management system allows students to interact and collaborate with other students, form study groups, engage in discussions, rate different courses and stay up to date with all the latest industry knowledge.
  • Flash Cards & Educational Games – allows students to train in ways that keep them engaged and focus.
  • Navigation & Controls – allows you to study at your own pace.

HOW MUCH TIME DO I NEED? Our unique, flexible approach to learning means you don\'t have to put your life on hold to get certified.

MTA students structure their study to fit in with jobs, families, friends and leisure time. They study full time and part time; from home and work and on the move; online and on mobile devices.


Certificate of Completion

Course content

Module 1: Introduction to Virtualization

  • 1.1 Introduction
  • 1.2 Intro to Virtualization - Part 1
  • 1.3 Virtualization Demo - Part 1
  • 1.4 Virtualization Demo - Part 2
  • 1.5 Intro to Virtualization - Part 2

Module 2: Introduction to Desktop Virtualization

  • 2.1 Into to Desktop Virtualization

Module 3: XenDesktop 7.6 Requirements and Implementations

  • 3.1 Intro to XenDesktop Concepts and Components
  • 3.2 Citrix XenDesktop Implementations -Part 1
  • 3.3 Citrix XenDesktop Implementations -Part 2

Module 4: Plan and Design XenDesktop Infrastructure

  • 4.1 Intro to Plan and Design -Part 1
  • 4.2 Intro to Plan and Design -Part 2
  • 4.3 Active Directory Permissions Demo
  • 4.4 Customize The Desktop Demo
  • 4.5 Customize Environment Demo
  • 4.6 Folder Redirection Demo
  • 4.7 Custom Scripts Demo
  • 4.8 DynamicVM Demo
  • 4.9 Network Design Considerations
  • 4.10 VM from Scratch Demo
  • 4.11 Access and Optimize
  • 4.12 Cloud Considerations Demo
  • 4.13 Design Monitoring

Module 5: Data and Network Redundancy

  • 5.1 Intro to Network Redundancy
  • 5.2 Intro to Data Redundancy
  • 5.3 VM Availability Demo -Part 1
  • 5.4 VM Availability Demo Part 2
  • 5.5 VM Availability Demo -Part 3
  • 5.6 Linux VM and Citrix Site Configuration Demo

Module: 6 Automating Using PowerShell

  • 6.1 Intro to PowerShell -Part 1
  • 6.2 Intro to PowerShell -Part 2
  • 6.3 PowerShell Scripting Demo
  • 6.4 Creating Functions in PowerShell

Module 7: Virtualizing Using Hyper-V

  • 7.1 Introduction to Hyper-V Installation
  • 7.2 Introduction to Hyper-V VM Build
  • 7.3 Automating Admin in Hyper-V

Module 8: Build Test and Deploy VM to Xen Desktop

  • 8.1 Customize Client OS Demo
  • 8.2 Customize User Profiles Demo
  • 8.3 Installing XenDesktop Client Components for Pooled Desktops Demo
  • 8.4 Installing XenDesktop Client Components for Remote Desktops Demo
  • 8.5 Deploy XenDesktop Client After VDA Install Demo
  • 8.6 Test Client Deployment Demo

Module 9: Internet Information Services

  • 9.1 Intro and Install of Information Services Part 1
  • 9.2 Intro and Install of Information Services Part 2
  • 9.3 Creating Websites and Managing Application Pools
  • 9.4 Backup and Restore Web Server

Module 10: Course Review

  • 10.1 Active Directory Domain
  • 10.2 Windows Permissions and Configurations
  • 10.3 Configure Citrix Studio
  • 10.4 Fail over Cluster Demo Part 1
  • 10.5 Fail over Cluster Demo Part 2
  • 10.6 Citrix Authentication and Troubleshooting
  • 10.7 Citrix Technical Overview
  • 10.8 SQL Server Database Overview Demo
  • 10.9 SQL Server DBA Tasks
  • 10.10 Course Outro


Before taking this course, Citrix recommends that students have:

  • An understanding of server, desktop and application virtualization concepts
  • Experience with Windows Server 2012 R2, specifically: Active Directory, Domains, Groups and User Accounts, Organizational Units, Group Policy Objects
  • Experience with Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 user interfaces
  • Basic storage knowledge (manage existing storage types, add new storage)
  • Basics of Citrix licensing
  • Familiarity with at least one hypervisor (XenServer, Hyper-V, or vSphere)
  • Basic understanding of the different types of profiles (local, roaming, mandatory)
  • Completed the following courses or can demonstrate equivalent knowledge: CXA-104 Citrix XenApp 7.6: Overview


This online course can be integrated in your professional training plan. M.T.A. can provide you with a tailored learning solution, that can be customised to meet each team member’s requirements. Choosing a multi-user training package, you can get significant discounts for 5+ users and even further discounts for 10+ users – and an excellent return on your investment.

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We develop courses that help individuals to prepare for and complete their certification exams with ease. Our unique, flexible approach to learning means you don’t have to put your life on hold to get certified. You can study full time or part time, from home or work or on the move; either on your PC or on your mobile devices.

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