Product Documentation

VDI-in-a-Box 5.3

Jun 05, 2015

This downloadable guide contains the full product documentation for VDI-in-a-Box 5.3.

Contents:

About VDI-in-a-Box 5.3

  • VDI-in-a-Box overview
  • About this release
  • Known Issues
  • System requirements
  • Optional components

Get started

  • Before getting started with VDI-in-a-Box
  • Download and extract the VDI-in-a-Box Manager
  • Create and configure the grid
  • Create the first Windows image
  • Create the first template from the published image
  • Assign templates to users, groups, and IP addresses
  • Test the connection as a user

License

Manage

  • Manage images
  • Manage templates
  • Manage desktops
  • Manage user sessions
  • Manage servers
  • Manage a grid

Manage optional components

  • Configure secure remote access using Citrix Access Gateway
  • Configure secure remote access using the Remote Desktop Gateway
  • Manage printing
  • Configure Profile management
  • Use StoreFront with VDI-in-a-Box
  • Use Citrix App Controller with VDI-in-a-Box
  • Optimize Microsoft Lync calling
  • Manage the Citrix Desktop Lock
  • Configure smart card authentication
  • Manage antivirus software
  • Use HDX features and enhancements

Access

  • Configure Windows, Mac, and Linux devices to access VDI-in-a-Box virtual desktops
  • Configure iOS devices to access VDI-in-a-Box virtual desktops
  • Configure Android devices to access VDI-in-a-Box virtual desktops
  • Use thin clients to access VDI-in-a-Box virtual desktops

Upgrade and migrate