Category Archives: Meetings

UK Citrix User Group Autumn 2020 meeting

Eventbrite - UK Citrix User Group Summer 2020 Meeting

Following the incredible success of the Summer meeting in June, we are delighted to announce that our next meeting will also be virtual and will take place on September 22 from 10am to 4pm.

When

Tuesday 22 Sepetember 2020
10:00am to 4pm (followed by the UKCUG Autumn Quiz!)

Where

As before, once you have registered, you will be sent a link to access the event platform a week before the event so that you can familiarise yourselves with the technology and check out our sponsors, as well as take part in the leaderboard challenge and create your own schedule. We will feature the usual EXCELLENT content from engaging speakers and a mix of sessions from Citrix, UKCUG, sponsors & the community.

  • An event run by the user group community for the community
  • Network with colleagues via the Community Chat and 121 messaging
  • Network with our fabulous sponsors and peruse their collateral
  • Collect swag and be in with a chance to win some awesome prizes!

The agenda will follow soon, in the meantime, get involved by using #UKCUG on Twitter.

We’re looking forward to meeting you all virtually!

Final Agenda

10:00 Welcome & News  – UKCUG

10:15 Multi-site and scale – what works and what doesn’t – Dave Brett (CTP)

11.00 Publishing apps on-demand: FlexApp & Click-to-Layer – Berry Haveman (Liquidware, sponsor)

11.15 Hyper Converged Infrastructure – The what, why and how it rocks VDI! Richard Faulkner – CTP

12.00 Comfort break sponsored by Flexxible IT

12:15  Multi-cloud magic with Nutanix integration with Citrix – Radena Lowe (Nutanix, Sponsor)

12.30 MSIX – not only the application transformation platform of the future but why it is now the present! – Nigel Woods

13:15 Lunch break sponsored by Liquidware

14:15 Remote graphic workloads and clients (2020 edition)  – Rody Kossen (CTP) & Patrick van der Born (CTA)

15.00 Apps2Digital: Enhancing productivity, effectivity, and digital wellness in the age of the new normal – Nigel Woods (Flexxible IT, Sponsor)

15:15 All the unanswered questions about running FSLogix on Citrix – James Rankin (CTP)

16.00 Quiz sponsored by LoginVSI and prize draw

16.15 Open discussion and vBeers

Submit your session idea

Have a good topic, project or case study you’d think would be of interest to others? Submit your session idea for consideration for a future meeting

Sponsors

Our meetings are free to attend thanks to our generous sponsors. You’ll be able to contact them all, through the virtual meeting platform on the run up to the event, during event day and for 30 days after. Please do take the time to watch their videos and download their content.

UK Citrix User Group Summer 2020 meeting

Eventbrite - UK Citrix User Group Summer 2020 Meeting

When

Tuesday 16th June 2020
10:00am to 4pm (followed by the UKCUG Super Summer Quiz!)

Where

The meeting will take place on a purpose built virtual meeting platform that will go live a week before event day. This will give you time to familarise yourself with the technology, visit our sponsors and check out the speakers. What’s more, you can take part in the live Leaderboard Challenge by answering questions during the lead up and taking part in feedback surveys and Q&A on event day. The winner will be announced at wrap up on 16th June.

Agenda

10:00   Welcome & News – UKCUG

10:15   How to Optimize User Experience when Using Remote  Protocols – Rody Kossen 

11:00   Having Fun with Application Layering – Mark Plettenberg

11:30   Optimising Citrix End User Experience for Locked Down Users – Lindell Harry from Control Up (Sponsor Session)

11:45   The REAL user experience from a cloud workspace –    Eltjo van Gulik & Ryan Bijkerk

12:15   Comfort Break sponsored by Flexxible IT  

12:30   The Good, The Bad and The Ugly – Ensuring a great user experience at home – George Swain from Liquidware (Sponsor Session)

12:45   How to transform classical VDI into Intelligent Modern Environments with Windows Virtual Desktop – Patrick Köhler

13:30   Using Nutanix Xi to Burst or Fail your On Prem Citrix Deployment at a Fraction of the Cost of On Prem! – Matthew Nichols from Nutanix (Sponsor Session)

13:45   Lunch Break sponsored by Liquidware

14:15   Azure Automation – Extending Azure Automation to End Users – Leee Jeffries

15:00   Testing the Performance Impact of Windows 10 2004 Update – Lorna Crawford from Login VSI (Sponsor Session)

15:15   Citrix Evergreen Build – Iain Brighton

16:00   Wrap Up & Winner of £100 Amazon Gift Card announced

16:15  Quiz sponsored by Nutanix – F&M Hamper for the winner!

17:00   Open discussion and vbeers

Submit your session idea

Have a good topic, project or case study you’d think would be of interest to others? Submit your session idea for consideration for a future meeting

Sponsors

Our meetings are free to attend thanks to our generous sponsors. You’ll be able to contact them all, through the virtual meeting platform on the run up to the event, during event day and for 30 days after. Please do take the time to watch their videos and download their content.