New Server Onboarding Agent, Citrix Cloud and Virtual Desktop
Solutions Support and Features for Automated Provisioning and
Installation Save Time, Hassle
New in the release is the AppStack Onboarding Agent that enables existing external Windows or Linux servers – either physical, virtual or cloud based - to become actively managed from the AppStack portal. With it, users can leverage AppStack’s powerful point-and-click capabilities to install and manage applications on these servers as well as manage lifecycle tasks pertaining to storage, security and monitoring. This enables simplified and centralized management of physical, virtual and cloud servers from a single portal.
“The majority of enterprises have existing servers in their network that were not originally provisioned with active management capabilities, and the resulting fractured management can often be an exercise in frustration,” said
AppStack also now enables users of Citrix® CloudPortal™ Business Manager (CPBM) to reap these automation benefits via the new AppStack Connector for Cloud Portal Business Manager. Verified as Citrix Ready™, the AppStack Connector for Cloud Portal Business Manager allows these users to take advantage of AppStack for enterprise workload automation as well as for cloud provisioning, operations and commerce in Citrix CloudPlatform or other cloud targets from a single, unified management solution. For a limited time Citrix Cloud Portal Business Manager users can download the AppStack Connector for free here.
This release of AppStack now also automates the deployment of Citrix® XenDesktopTM - Citrix's leading Virtual Desktop and Virtual App Delivery solution - from the
“As cloud adoption grows, businesses are interested in leveraging the cloud for not just new cloud-native applications but also for existing enterprise applications,” said