Kickstarter Citrix on Azure: 5 day PoC

Login Consultants Nederland BV

Quickly start consuming and evaluating cloud-based desktops or applications via Citrix Virtual Apps & Desktops for Azure to determine the added value for your organization.

As a specialist in the area of End User Computing Orange Business has developed a comprehensive toolkit and best practices for Citrix Cloud deployments.

Evaluating cloud desktops or applications within a limited timeframe can be challenging without prior hands-on experience and technical skills related to deploying the infrastructure. Making the correct technical decisions and applying the correct configuration is critical. Without the necessary know-how, it’s easy to lose focus or risk getting involved in a time-consuming process. This Kickstarter allows you to quickly and efficiently evaluate the enterprise-class features and user experience of CVAD for your organization

Preparation: • CVAD for Azure workshop (online): o Introduction Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops for Azure and concepts o Scope and expectations of the project o Azure environment review and preparations o Network planning and Remote Access configuration o AD preparations and GPO review o Applications, Images and User Environment (profiles) o Backend connectivity o Endpoint strategy o Create a blueprint for the Kickstarter project • Preparation of the Azure environment according to Workshop Blueprint • Azure readiness check to validate Citrix Cloud installation prerequisites

Setup • Setup Citrix Cloud in Azure, including enabling infrastructure • Configuration of the Citrix Cloud resource location • Setup of 2 Images (Windows Server 2019/2022, Windows 10/11 or Windows 10/11 Multi-Session) • Deploy a Desktop and/or Application Catalog and Delivery Group • Configuration of external access solution • Tuning and implementation best practices • Evaluation of the solution at the end of the Kickstarter period

The Kickstarter contains • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service subscription (trial) • 5 days of Professional Services for Basic & 8 days of Professional Services for Advanced • Remote / Online activities (International onsite activities at additional costs) • Optional: Microsoft Azure subscription