Citrix NetScaler Series - Part 10: Features Deep Dive - Content Switching

Content Switching is Layer 7 Load Balancing. Content switching can be used to distribute traffic across multiple back-end servers based on host-headers, device type, language, cookie and layer 3-4 data. This feature can be very useful for multi-tenant solutions hosting web services including SharePoint or Exchange. A Content Switch is a virtual server that can…

Anywhere Access: Your new office

Company Office As users connect into the office remotely and out to external parties then there may be requirement to review and monitor external connectivity e.g. QoS on video connections and VOIP.  Users want remote access to resources still located on office servers so security must also be reviewed.  Users require access to files outside…

Digital Transformation – from VMware to Enterprises the World Over

A blog inspired by VMworld 2016 I have the great pleasure to attend several conferences a year hosted by rhipe’s vendor partners.  This year, the key theme almost universally has been digital transformation, and in particular digital transformation as seen through the lens of software companies positioning themselves to empower companies to embrace a digital…

Citrix NetScaler Series - Part 6: Features Deep Dive – ShareFile & XenMobile Connectors

Features Deep Dive - ShareFile and XenMobile Connectors   NetScaler Gateway is used to unify connections for XenMobile and ShareFile in the same way NetScaler ICA Proxy allows connections in to a XenApp or XenDesktop platform. Leveraging NetScaler provides access additional Enterprise-grade features including Load Balancing, High Availability and Global Server Load Balancing.   XenMobile…