What’s new

What’s new in 2003

Version 2003 of the Linux VDA includes the following new features and enhancements:

Support for RHEL 8

Starting with this release, Citrix added RHEL 8 as a supported distribution.

Integrate with the Citrix Telemetry Service

The Citrix Telemetry Service (ctxtelemetry) is integrated with the Linux VDA software. You can now run Citrix Scout from the Delivery Controller to collect logs about the Linux VDA. For more information, see Citrix Scout and Integrate with the Citrix Telemetry Service.

Support for the lightweight NSAP virtual channel

The Linux VDA adds support for the NSAP virtual channel. All HDX Insight data is sourced from the NSAP virtual channel exclusively and sent uncompressed, which improves scalability and performance. For more information, see HDX Insight.

Auto-download

Citrix added auto-download as an enhancement for file transfers. It is available for Citrix Workspace app for HTML5 and for Chrome. This enhancement provides the Save to My Device directory on the VDA. Files you download or move to the Save to My Device directory are automatically transferred to the client device. For more information, see File transfer.

Support for NVIDIA Tesla T4

NVIDIA Tesla T4 is supported. For more information, see System requirements.