Citrix ADC – Options to manipulate traffic: Responder versus Rewrite policies.

The Citrix ADC (Netscaler) is often called a swiss knife because of its full feature set but… all those options can be very confusing (my own experience). So, after a few questions about limiting access to applications I thought it was time to explain some traffic manipulating options on the Citrix ADC. To start I wanted to highlight the Responder...

Citrix SD-WAN performance benefits with Office 365 optimization @GO-EUC

During Citrix Synergy we, Ruud, Eltjo and Ryan had a great idea to get some more SD-WAN love on the GO-EUC platform. During our stay (we rented a house together) it came clear that measuring SD-WAN performance with Office 365 would be a great first research. To read the results and our lab setup, please visit go-euc.com Hope you like...

IE Enhanced Protected Mode and add-in warnings.

Launching Internet Explorer for the first time and got the “ Citrix HDXJsInjector can’t run because it isn’t compatible with Internet Explorer’s enhanced security features. These settings are managed by your system administrator. “ Warning? This is due to running enhanced protected mode in Internet Explorer. IE in protected mode will not load incompatible add-ins. Quick fix: HKCU\Software\Microsoft\windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Settings\{CA076BDE-8E41-44EE-B775-E791F26D0483}] “CompatBlockPromptCount”=dword:00000001 “Flags”=dword:00000100...

The building blocks of analytics

After my previous blog, Citrix analytics and an overview of thing you can do, I started exploring the capabilities of the service. After enabling the first data sources, configuring services and setting up rules I found out that the whole picture wasn’t exactly clear to me and several questions popped up. For example: Why can’t I monitor authorization failures within...