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Meeting Review: UKCUG XII Newcastle 2nd April 2015

The twelfth UK Citrix User Group Meeting saw us return to Newcastle and the city served us very well indeed. The venue for the meeting on 2nd April was the very conveniently located Thistle Hotel.

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“Application delivery for virtualisation” : The July meeting on Wednesday July 13th

Citrix UK User Group logoNext meeting – Wednesday July 13th

The overall topic of the meeting will be ‘the challenges of delivering applications to virtual environments’ including:

  • Discovering what applications you have in your organisation
  • Are they suitable for virtualisation?
  • How do you deliver them to users, and into the emerging VDI environments?
  • How do you know they are performing well once deployed?

Due to feedback from previous meetings, this will be a full day event (10am to 5.30pm) , held in London Docklands.

Agenda

The agenda is as follows:

09:30 Registration & coffee
10:00 Welcome & introductions
10:30 Application Discovery (Centrix Software)
11:15 Coffee break
11:30 Application compatibility for virtualised environments (AppDNA)
12:15 Fixing badly behaved applications using the MS application compatibility toolkit (Remko Weijnen)
13:00 Q&A

13:15 Lunch (thanks to our sponsors)

14:00 RES Software – deploying applications to virtual environments
14:45 Roundtable discussion – Managing the application lifecycle is it a painful experience?

15:45 Coffee break

16:00 Using EdgeSight for load testing to help find environment capacity thresholds (Citrix)
16:45 How well does your (virtual) application perform? (Ingmar Verheij)
17:30 Wrap up
17:45 Evening Drinks at Camino tapas bar

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For those travelling from afar, you may wish to also attend the VMWare user group the following day to give you two days of fantastic, and free, virtualisation content. As always, the user group is not about us feeding you PowerPoint; we want to hear your stories and views on application delivery so…

Thanks to our meeting sponsors: