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How I Run a Defrag on a PVS Target vDisk

This quick write-up isn’t anything advanced. Most of you out there know this, but some may still question it. We know there is a lot of documentation around PVS and Martin Zugec is updating a lot of this within Citrix Tech Zone . This is more of a confirmation that running a defrag on the VHDX...

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Configure iPXE for a Nutanix Environment – Part 1

Configure iPXE for a Nutanix Environment – Part 1 Nutanix uses the Acropolis Hypervisor (AHV) based on KVM, the open source Hypervisor. iPXE is open source boot firmware, checkout also used on AHV. I found many links on the web, and these are helpful to start, but I need...

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Citrix PVS and PowerShell

Hi all, Today's post is about Citrix PVS (PVS) and PowerShell. This combination has been a pretty awful experience for a long time, but now things are looking up. Since PVS version 7.1x, where Citrix released a PowerShell module instead of MCLI commands, we have been able to use some real...

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Solutions to Replicate/Sync Your Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) Store

Everyone who uses Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) knows that it is important to make your vDisk and PVS servers High Available. There are two ways to do this. You can share high available (centralized) storage between your PVS servers or you can attach local storage to each PVS server to...

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Citrix PVS Rebuild Image vs. Reverse Imaging

Hi all, So, this summer there was a conversation on Twitter about reverse imaging of a Provisioning Services (PVS) image. Given my interest in automation, I naturally asked, "why not just rebuild the image instead? It will save you a lot of headaches." Several of the responses in the...