For my 2022 new year resolution, I am going to focus on writing a series of blogs on how to integrate Citrix and Google. In this blog, I will be discussing how to deploy Citrix Connector Appliance on GCP in no more than 20 minutes. Citrix Connector appliance will provide Secure Workspace Access taking the … Continue reading Citrix Connector appliance on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) – step by step guide
Citrix cloud lets you export events out to Splunk so that you can correlate data from your Citrix environment and get a trail as well as greater insights into your organization’s security posture. This happens with two items that are available for you to try, one being the System Log and the other Analytics events. … Continue reading Citrix Cloud & Splunk
Written by: Wendy Gay and Colm Govin Citrix recently announced that Citrix PVS in Azure is now in Public Tech Preview and in this article we are going to discuss the setup of Citrix PVS in Azure and what's required to get you up and running The documentation for this Tech Preview is available at … Continue reading Citrix Provisioning Services in Azure
Created by Colm Govin and Wendy Gay MSIX MSIX is a Windows app package format that provides a new packaging experience to all Windows apps. The MSIX package format keeps the functionality of your existing app packages or install files as well as enabling new packaging and deployment features to Win32, WPF, and Windows Forms … Continue reading MSIX and App Attach with Citrix Cloud
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 (Yes, FIDO2 based and Yubikey included!) to SSO to Workspace using AAD … 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
Test functionality on a production appliance without touching the production entities or having to request additional firewall rules.
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!