Following the announcement of general availability of SAML 2.0 (Security Assertion Markup Language) for Citrix Workspace now we can officially integrate Google as a primary identity provider for Citrix Workspace. With this integration you can provide all the benefits of Citrix Secure Workspace Access including SSO capabilities to any: SaaSVPNLess access to Internal Web AppsCitrix FilesVirtual … Continue reading Google identity provider (SAML integration) for Citrix Cloud Step by Step guide
On this document we are going to explain how to implement Citrix Workspace app silent Single Sign on using Azure Active directory as an identity provider with Domain joint, Hybrid and Azure AD enrolled endpoints/VMs. With this configuration we can also use Windows Hello to SSO to Workspace using AAD enrolled endpoints. You can now … Continue reading Citrix Workspace App Azure Active Directory Seamless Single Sign-on with Domain/Hybrid/AAD joint clients
Citrix now has native Okta OIDC web application integration on Citrix cloud. https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/citrix-cloud/citrix-cloud-management/identity-access-management/okta-identity.html and also has the possibility to use SAML integration with Citrix cloud. Okta SAML integration is a common deployment because customers don’t need to grant Citrix cloud a full read-only API key to the entire organization or to create custom attributes in … Continue reading OKTA SAML integration as an identity provider to Citrix Cloud step by step guide
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Citrix ADC has had a feature called AAA (authentication, authorization, and accounting) for many years now. It's purpose is the secure load balanced websites. Providing load balancing for webservers ( think IIS for on-prem sharepoint, outlook web access, or internally built web apps, think apache web servers, nginx, etc for larger cloud hosted or other … Continue reading Citrix ADC – Create your own AAA session management framework using AppExpert
I had a customer tell me recently that their existing ADC could not be replaced with Citrix ADC, as there were complex custom rules for which the Citrix ADC couldn't match. In my mind I heard the words "Challenge Accepted". 🙂 The use case was to serve back a bespoke error page when a load … Continue reading Citrix ADC is restricted by not having scripting functionality? WRONG!
In this post I wanted to discuss the use of Citrix Enlighted Data Transport with Citrix Gateway Service. This is a feature that has been available with Citrix ADC for quite some time but it is a new feature for Gateway Service. I wanted to take you through step by step on how to configure … Continue reading Citrix Gateway Service and EDT
As the year that was 2020 comes to a close, Citrix has announced a Public tech preview of, in my opinion, a game changing new feature. Service Continuity is a new feature set in Citrix Cloud that will ensure connectivity and continuity of Virtual Apps & Desktop Service sessions. I have spent a lot of … Continue reading Service Continuity for Virtual Apps and Desktop Service
Since writing my last blog on here, there has been lots of changes for the better with Citrix Analytics for performance and I wanted to highlight them. For me this further strengthens the value Analytics can bring to the table when looking after your CVAD environment and shows how fast with Citrix Cloud we can … Continue reading CAS/P value enhanced
The idea of this blog came off the back of recent requests around Citrix Analytics and how it was helping prior to the pandemic and, even more so, now as large percentages of us are working remotely – trying to manage that from an IT point of view isn't easy. Unpredictable devices, networks and more … Continue reading Citrix Analytics – Performance