To install XenServer on USB drive, complete the following procedure:
Disconnect or disable all hard drives, except the external USB drive If you do not disable or disconnect other drives, you have to adjust the device name (/dev/sda1) that are used in the following commands. Download the Citrix XenServer 5.6 Service Pack 2 Start
This article describes how to simulate network latency on XenServer to reproduce a customer issue.
XenServer has the capability to manipulate certain network scenarios with the use of the Netem utility which is built into XenServer.
More information on Netem can be found in the following Web page:
In this scenario,
There are several ways to configure a Network File Share (NFS) on a Windows Server 2008 R2 so that a Unix system (such as XenServer) can connect to it.
CTX128116 – How to Use a Windows 2008 Network File Share as a Storage Repository for XenServer describes how to use anonymous access to the
With the recent release of XenServer 5.6 Service Pack 2, there are two ways to upgrade depending on which version of XenServer you are upgrading from. In this blog post from Jarian Gibson the upgrade from XenServer 5.6 Feature Pack 1 and XenServer 5.5/5.6 is discussed.
This article describes how to trigger and capture a memory dump from a Windows virtual machine running on XenServer. «Continue Reading»
This document describes how to create local storage in XenServer. «Continue Reading»
With every new release of Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) we are challenged with the process of upgrading the Target Device Software on the Virtual Machines (VM). There are three options; you can use Reverse Image, Hyper-V Direct VHD Boot or XenServer Direct VHD Boot. «Continue Reading»
When the Citrix Provisioning Server target device is deployed on a XenServer platform, you experience some of the following symptoms: «Continue Reading»
Looking for articles to help you design your XenServer environment? Want to learn when we release new white papers about deployment best practices? Maybe you have questions about the best way to design your XenServer networking configuration, or you need to learn what storage XenServer supports. «Continue Reading»
Citrix Education is pleased to announce the availability of self-paced online training course CXS-202-1 Citrix XenServer 5.6 Basic Administration. Through this 30-hour course, students will learn how to configure and administer XenServer 5.6, XenCenter, and Provisioning Services 5.6. «Continue Reading»