Posted By Esther Barthel
November 17, 2020
The script-based actions for Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) in ControlUp, as introduced in a recent blog post, are mainly focused on the Host Pool and Session Host configu...
Posted By Trentent Tye
November 11, 2020
ControlUp has developed a Script Action that takes advantage of the new shadowing method while we develop it into the product. A ticket comes into your help desk. The use...
Posted By Tom Fenton
November 10, 2020
VMware has released countless interesting Flings—applications or tools, built by their engineers, that add functionality to or simplify VMware products—over the years...
Posted By Trentent Tye
October 19, 2020
In the last installment in this series, we explored the way Microsoft has designed Windows to have its AppX packages operate in different ways, even if the user context...
Posted By Melissa Case
October 05, 2020
For AmeriTrust Group, the level of support and interaction ControlUp gives its customers takes the platform from excellent to exceptional.   AmeriTrust Group, a spec...
Posted By Trentent Tye
September 30, 2020
September 28, 2020: Microsoft’s Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) had an outage. The outage occurred between 2:25PM PST and 5:23PM PST and affected authentication servi...
Posted By Trentent Tye
September 22, 2020
Do you know what AppX packages are? I don’t think most IT people do.  AppX packages are applications installed on Windows, but the AppX (or MSIX) format is unique. It...
Posted By Tom Fenton
September 17, 2020
Last month, VMware announced the long-awaited general availability of Horizon 8 with an aim toward “modernizing virtual workspace delivery and management with an agile,...
Posted By Tom Fenton
September 15, 2020
Recently, a system engineer (SE) asked me if it was possible to use ControlUp Insights to monitor the individual and average CPU usage of Horizon virtual desktops on a sp...
Posted By Trentent Tye
September 10, 2020
Group Policy can be a tricky beast, even in the best of cases.  When I worked in Healthcare, logon duration was a critical topic. An aggressive idle and disconnect polic...
Posted By Melissa Case
September 03, 2020
VOTE for ControlUp in the 2020 Citrix Spotlight Video Contest! Into the life of every Citrix admin creeps a little bit of VDI CHAOS! VDI Chaos can wreak havoc on your Cit...
Posted By Peter Nap
September 02, 2020
Since Parentix began working with ControlUp, this cloud solution provider for SMEs has gone from having 40 disk space-related incidents to just four and has dramatically ...
Posted By Tom Fenton
August 17, 2020
“Noisy neighbor” is a term used to describe a cloud computing infrastructure co-tenant that monopolizes bandwidth, disk I/O, CPU and other resources, and can negative...
Posted By Trentent Tye
July 22, 2020
Have you heard of Windows Virtual Desktop? We bet you have! It’s a service, first released in March 2019, from Microsoft Azure. Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) brokers co...
Posted By Tom Fenton
July 21, 2020
Horizon Instant clones were (and are) one of the most transformative technologies VMware has ever implemented. Using instant clone technology, virtual desktops can be cre...