How to Use Terraform to Configure Feed Display with Preferred App Group Type Settings in Azure Virtual Desktop

In June 2024, Microsoft introduced a feature in Azure Virtual Desktop called Preferred App Group Type settings. This feature helps users streamline their feed display by showing only their preferred type of application group—either RemoteApp or Desktop—thus avoiding multiple simultaneous session connections and reducing connectivity issues. Also, it’s an enhancement that improves how resources are

Trusted Launch of Azure Virtual Desktop Session Hosts VM

Hello Friends, In May 2024, Microsoft has mentioned that Trusted Launch virtual machines are now available in Azure Government and Azure operated by 21Vianet., as we know that securing virtual desktops is crucial for protecting sensitive data and maintaining business continuity. Microsoft Azure offers a robust solution with its Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) service, enabling

Optimizing Azure Costs with VM Hibernation for Azure Virtual Desktop

In today’s digital landscape, cost efficiency is a crucial aspect of managing cloud resources. Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) provides a flexible and scalable solution for virtual desktop infrastructure, but it can also incur significant costs if not managed properly. One effective strategy to optimize costs is through VM hibernation. This blog will guide you through

Understanding Citrix Image Portability Service: A Game-Changer for Virtual Desktop Image Management

The Citrix Image Portability Service is designed to revolutionize how IT teams manage virtual desktops and application images across hybrid and multi-cloud environments. This service addresses the complexities of maintaining consistent and up-to-date virtual images in dynamic and often fragmented cloud infrastructures. Key Features and Benefits 1. Cross-Cloud Compatibility: Citrix Image Portability Service simplifies the

Let’s check out the New AI Capabilities in Nerdio Manager for Enterprise

In an era where artificial intelligence (AI) is reshaping the landscape of IT management, Nerdio has taken a significant leap forward with the release of Nerdio Manager for Enterprise (NME) version 6.0. This update brings a suite of innovative AI-driven features designed to streamline operations, optimize costs, and enhance the overall efficiency of IT environments.

Configure the Clipboard Transfer direction in Azure Virtual Desktop (Preview) with Ansible

In March 2024, another security feature of Azure Virtual Desktop was released for preview. This is the Clipboard Transfer Direction. Today I will discuss this in detail and show you how you can deploy it in AVD images or session hosts with the help of Ansible. What is Clipboard Transfer Direction? Clipboard redirection in Azure

Step-by-step process to configure sign-in frequency for AVD Users with Azure Conditional Access Policy

In March 2024, every time sign-in frequency Conditional Access option for Azure Virtual Desktop released for public preview. In today’s article, I will demonstrate how we can correctly configure the sign in frequency for the Azure Virtual Desktop. In today’s interconnected digital landscape, ensuring the security of virtual desktop environments is paramount. Azure Virtual Desktop

Simplify your VDA Updates with Citrix’s Virtual Delivery Agent Upgrade Service

In the ever-evolving landscape of VDI, keeping your systems updated is crucial for maintaining security, performance, and functionality. Citrix understands this need and offers a solution to simplify the updating process for your Virtual Delivery Agents (VDAs) – the VDA Upgrade Service. This feature is a game-changer for administrators managing Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops