Citrix XenApp 6.5 Administration (CXA-206) Online Training

Citrix XenApp 6.5 Administration (CXA-206) Online Training

Course Outline

This new and exciting Citrix XenApp 6.5 Administration course provides full coverage of the foundation necessary for administrators to centralize and manage applications in the datacenter. This new and exciting course also provides knowledge on instantly delivering applications as a service to users anywhere.

OUR Price


£125.00+ VAT



£195.00+ VAT


Key Features

  • 12 Months Unlimited 24x7 Online Access
    • 24x7 online access to the course materials - anytime, anywhere, and on any device. Just log-in online and learn the skills you need - all at your own pace.
  • Self-Paced Navigation
    • With all courses arranged via multiple on-demand sections, comprehensive navigation & controls allow you to fast forward, skip, rewind, restart, and effectively control your learning pace. This makes it easy to stop at any time, and then quickly get back to where you left off.
  • Expert Instructor-Led Multimedia Training
    • Get trained with full multimedia materials by the finest expert instructors in IT today. This creates a truly personal learning experience, and simulates all the benefits of classroom based learning - all from the comfort of your own home/office.
  • Multi-Tiered Exam Preparation
    • Objective Testing : Utilising questions that follow a specific module, focusing on specific key skills within that area of knowledge.
    • Full Practice Exams : Broad-base exams that cover multiple modules, or the entire syllabus.
    • Certification Practice : Learn where your strong & weak points exist. Simulators give you the chance to practice an actual certification exam. These simulators adhere to the same format as the actual exam provided by a testing centre.
    • The flexibility of these exam simulators & practice-tests allows you to monitor what you've learned, giving you the confidence required to pass your exams at the first attempt.
Citrix XenApp 6.5 Administration (CXA-206) Online Training

Course Description

This course provides you the needed training for installing and configuring Citrix XenApp 6.5, as well as for using administrative consoles and tools to configure resources, printers, virtualized applications, policies, server and farm settings and more.

Some of the skills you will learn in this class are:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Enabling and Securing Web Access to Published Applications and Content
  • Configuring Printing
  • Managing Performance and Load
  • Additional Management
  • Publishing Applications and Content
  • Configuring XenApp Policies
  • Configuring XenApp Sessions
  • Licensing and Installing XenApp
  • Understanding the Citrix Architecture

Citrix XenApp 6.5 Administration (CXA-206) Course Curriculum

Module 1
Virtual Infrastructure Overview
Virtual Appliance
Virtual Application
XenApp Application Virtualization
Course Coverage
XenApp Architecture
Active Directory: Adding Users
Adding a Client Inside a Windows Domain
Active Directory Services Interface Editor
Group Policy Management
SQL Data Base Server Management
Independent Computing Architecture Protocol Basics
Chapter Review

Module 2
Installing Citrix XenApp 6.5
Hardware Recommendations
Database Recommendations
Preparing the Server for Installation
Installing XenApp Using the Server Role Manager
Chapter Review

Module 3
Citrix Licensing
Remote Desktop Services Licensing
Configuring Citrix Licensing
Configuring the License Server
Configuring the XenApp Server
Chapter Review

Module 4
Citrix Delivery Services Console
Discovery Console and Alerts
Configuring Delivery Services Console
Search Pane
My Views Pane
Configuration Tools and XenApp Pane
XenApp AppCenter Configuration Components
Chapter Review

Module 5
Citrix Policies
Group Policy Creation, Filtering and Prioritizing
Chapter Review

Module 6
Citrix Policies In Depth
Computer Policy Configuration
User Policy Creation and Configuration
Assigning Group Policies
Chapter Review

Module 7
Installing Application to XenApp 6.5 Servers
Application Compatibility
Installing an Application to XenApp Server
Streaming Profiler Application Installation
Creating Virtual Hard Disks
Symbolic and Hard Links
Installation Automation
Chapter Review

Module 8
Installing and Configuring Citrix Plug-ins
Citrix Plug-ins
Plug-in Customization
Citrix Receiver
Installing and Configuring Citrix Plug-ins
Citrix Streaming Profiler
Publishing an Application
Chapter Review

Module 9
Publishing Applications
Delivering Installed and Streamed Applications
Streaming an Application to the Client
Streaming an Application Demonstration
Chapter Review

Module 10
Load Evaluators and Load Balancing Policies
Working with Load Evaluators
Adding a Server to XenApp Infrastructure
Load Evaluators
DiskInfo Diagram
Load Evaluator Settings
Viewing Load Statistics with qfarm /load
Chapter Review

Module 11
XenApp Administrators and Delegating Permissions
Creating XenApp Administrators
Creating Folders and Managing Folder Permissions
Adding and Creating Users and Groups
Adding Administrators and Permissions
Chapter Review

Module 12
Configuring Printing for Citrix Plug-ins
Printing Through ICA
Installing and Replicating Printer Drivers
Printer Policies
ICA Client Configuration Tool
XenApp Printer Configuration
Chapter Review

Module 13
Configuring and Using Web Interfaces
Web Interface Setup
Web Interface Creation and Configuration
Chapter Review

Module 14
Securing Connections to XenApp Servers
Methods to Secure Communications
Securing Applications and Installing a Secure Gateway
Chapter Review

Module 15
Farm Management
CPU Management
Memory Optimization
Server Reboot Schedules
Health Monitoring and Recovery
Configuration Logging Database
Power and Capacity Management
Farm Management Configuration
Chapter Review

Module 16
Profile Manager, Command-Line Tools and Troubleshooting
Delivering Windows and Citrix User Profiles
Installing and Configuring Profile Manager
Working with Command Line Tools
Troubleshooting Common Citrix Issues
Course Review

(Any associated exam costs are not included)
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