CITRIX XENDesktop

Purpose

The CITRIX XENDesktop curriculum is designed for students who are seeking entry-level virtualization skills. The course provides the foundation necessary for administrators to effectively centralize and manage desktops in the datacenter and deliver them as a service to users anywhere using CITRIX XENDesktop. The course provides hands on comprehensive coverage of configuring and implementing XENDesktop topics, from fundamentals to advanced applications and services.

Program Description

This program leads to the CITRIX Certified Administrator for XENDesktop certification. This program provides the foundation necessary for administrators to effectively centralize and manage desktops in the datacenter and deliver them as a service to users anywhere using CITRIX XENDesktop. Students will learn how to select a desktop delivery model for each user group based on their needs, build proof-of-concept and production XENDesktop environments, assign virtual desktops to users and customize the user experience through policies and more. This is a 30-hour program, for 5 weeks, two evenings a week for 3 hours each evening.

Primary Goals

This program provides students with the skills needed to succeed in virtualization and cloud related programs and helps them prepare for the CCA certification. It also helps students develop the skills necessary to fulfill the job responsibilities of cloud technicians, virtual network administrators, and network engineers. It provides, hands-on introduction to virtualization and virtual networking. The program covers topics such as configuration of customized desktops and provisioning servers.

Consideration for Industry Certification and Articulation with Montgomery County Community College Credit Programs

The program leads to the CITRIX Certified Administrator for XENDesktop certification.

Curriculum

CITRIX XENDesktop Course Code # BIPCT 2104

Prerequisite

Knowledge of Windows Server 2008 R2 and above.

Recognition of Completion

The student must get a minimum of 70% adjusted score to graduate. CITRIX awards a Certificate of Completion.

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