You can use Citrix App Layering in virtually any hypervisor environment, but it is designed to support the hypervisors, provisioning services, connection brokers, and Windows operating systems listed below. You also need a browser that supports Microsoft Silverlight.
The Enterprise Layer Manager (ELM), hereafter referred to as the App Layering "appliance," is a virtual appliance that runs on your hypervisor. Once installed, you can configure the appliance, and begin creating layers.
The App Layering appliance and Connectors, run in the following environments:
The management console supports the following web browsers with Microsoft Silverlight 4.0 support:
You can layer the following versions of the Windows operating system.
App Layering supports single-byte language packs for the base US English Windows operating system. Install the language packs on the operating system machine before importing the operating system into a layer. Language packs installed on a version added to the OS layer do not work correctly.
Layered Images are bootable images composited from Layers. Each Layered Image contains an OS Layer, a Platform Layer, and any number of App Layers. You can publish layered images to these platforms:
Elastic layering does not support View Persona Management.