The Sky's the Limit with HP Moonshot and Citrix WorkspacePod
Presented by Dane Young
In 2013, HP began a journey to revolutionize the cloud, big data, social, and mobility landscapes with a new class of servers: Project Moonshot. The game has now changed with a focus on XenDesktop hosted infrastructure (HDI) using the ProLiant m700 cartridge and XenApp on Moonshot. Now, Citrix has announced and released Citrix WorkspacePod powered by HP Moonshot, amplifying the focus on it.Dive into the technical details around Citrix WorkspacePod and the various technologies involved in this solution. Additional topics to be covered include Moonshot 1500 chassis, interconnect modules, ProLiant m700 cartridge, and ProLiant m710 cartridge overview, Moonshot XenDesktop HDI, and XenApp integration with Citrix, including XenDesktop HDX 3D Pro and XenApp HDX 3D using OpenGL 4.1 and DirectX 11. There will be a user experience demonstration, and performance results using common workload tests and leading monitoring solutions. Attendees will see:
- An overview and technical deep dive on Citrix WorkspacePod powered by HP Moonshot
- Integration tips, tricks, and best practices for implementing Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop on HP Moonshot
- Customer and evaluation results from deploying Citrix WorkspacePod and HP Moonshot in the field
Session Takeaway: Gain an understanding of Citrix WorkspacePod and HP Moonshot and uncover the technical details behind these solutions, which you can use to make decisions about the next phase of desktop virtualization in your organization.