Self-Service Desktops
NetScaler Integration
with CloudPlatform and CloudPortal
Christian Ferber, Systems Engineer Cloud In...
Citrix Cloud Products
DELIVER SERVICES
BUILD

CONNECT
CloudGateway
CONNECT

CloudPortal
Services Manager

CONNECT
CloudPor...
• Simple, turn-key cloud IaaS orchestration

powered by Apache CloudStack
The only future-proofed,
application-centric sol...
Simply Cloud Services Management
Business Manager
Cloud services delivery platform for
self-service IT that enables the
jo...
CloudPortal Business Manager 2.1
Service Connectors
Infrastructure-as-a-Service
Business Manager

Users and
Customers

Dev...
Self-Service Desktops on
CloudPlatform
Why not combine both?
Secure Access to Desktop
HDX Performance
User Brokering
…

VM market place
VM assembly
User VM contr...
Where do self-service desktops on
CloudPlatform fit?
• Dedicated desktops
ᵒ persistent (CCP deployed)
ᵒ Non-persistent (PV...
Citrix Products
Receiver
• HDX access to desktops through
Receiver
• Single pane of glass for user to access all
Windows v...
Self-Service Desktops Solution

Use
Desktop
Sync Service

Desktop

Request
&
Manage
Desktop

Windows
Desktops
WebApp

© 20...
CPBM connector for selfservice desktops
Adds web shop and billing functionality
CloudPortal Business Manager 2.1
Windows Desktops Connector
Business Manager

Users and
Customers

Developers
Cloud Admins...
Self-Service Desktops Solution
incl. billing with CPBM Connector
Use
Desktop
Sync Service

Desktop

Request
&
Manage
Deskt...
CloudPlatform
NetScaler Integration
CloudPlatform NetScaler Integration
• CloudPlatform can address NetScaler load balancing functionality

• Supports MPX, VP...
Basic Zone with Elastic IP Example (Simplified)
Internet

VM

72.20.15.12

192.168.1.55

VM1

72.20.15.13

192.168.1.29

V...
Basic Zone with Elastic LB Example (Simplified)
Internet

Example of Elastic LB table

Public Network
CIDR: 72.20.15.x

72...
NetScaler Models and Multi-Tenancy
Multi-tenancy Examples

Tenant 1
Tenant 2
Tenant 3

Share Mode

Isolation Mode

Mixed M...
NetScaler Autoscale for CloudPlatform
• Scales Up/Down VM infrastructure on-demand

• Makes use of CloudPlatform API’s
• S...
NetScaler Autoscale for CloudPlatform

• Min/Max Nodes
• Scale Up/Down Policy
• Misc Settings

© 2013 Citrix | Confidentia...
NetScaler Autoscale for CloudPlatform

• Min/Max Nodes
• Scale Up/Down Policy
• Misc Settings

© 2013 Citrix | Confidentia...
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Citrix Day 2013: Self-Service Desktops NetScaler Integration

  1. 1. Self-Service Desktops NetScaler Integration with CloudPlatform and CloudPortal Christian Ferber, Systems Engineer Cloud Infrastructure October 2013
  2. 2. Citrix Cloud Products DELIVER SERVICES BUILD CONNECT CloudGateway CONNECT CloudPortal Services Manager CONNECT CloudPortal Business Manager BRIDGE BRIDGE People NetScaler vSphere CloudBridge CONNECT NetScaler CloudPlatform Hyper-V XenServer KVM OVM VIRTUALIZATION Compute © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute Network Storage Other Clouds
  3. 3. • Simple, turn-key cloud IaaS orchestration powered by Apache CloudStack The only future-proofed, application-centric solution proven to orchestrate both existing and cloud-native application workloads © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute • Deliver every application workload • Best enterprise cloud foundation • Amazon style operations and scale • Open, flexible architecture
  4. 4. Simply Cloud Services Management Business Manager Cloud services delivery platform for self-service IT that enables the journey to IT-as-a-Service © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute Empower Users with Self-Service Deliver Anything-as-a-Service
  5. 5. CloudPortal Business Manager 2.1 Service Connectors Infrastructure-as-a-Service Business Manager Users and Customers Developers Cloud Admins Authentication and role based authorization Self-Service Apache CloudStack Connectors provided by Citrix Desktops-as-a-Service Windows Desktops Discovery Service Catalog Platform and Application-as-a-Service Billing Chargeback Connectors provided by Partners Storage-as-a-Service © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute
  6. 6. Self-Service Desktops on CloudPlatform
  7. 7. Why not combine both? Secure Access to Desktop HDX Performance User Brokering … VM market place VM assembly User VM control Scalability … © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute
  8. 8. Where do self-service desktops on CloudPlatform fit? • Dedicated desktops ᵒ persistent (CCP deployed) ᵒ Non-persistent (PVS-on-CCP deployed) • Requirement for end user self service • VM control beyond pure power management • Chargeback and billing for dedicated desktops © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute Examples self-service functions: Select OS Select VM performance (CPU, memory,…) Select network to deploy in Attach iso Reset VM Snapshot (Campo) Add data disk …
  9. 9. Citrix Products Receiver • HDX access to desktops through Receiver • Single pane of glass for user to access all Windows virtual desktops CPBM • Single pane of glass for user to selfservice request and manage both desktop and IaaS resources (ITaaS) • Approval workflow and chargeback © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute XenDesktop • Provision desktops to Receiver • Single pane of glass for admin to manage all Windows virtual desktops CloudPlatform • Resource sharing • Self-service on-demand desktop VM provisioning and lifecycle management
  10. 10. Self-Service Desktops Solution Use Desktop Sync Service Desktop Request & Manage Desktop Windows Desktops WebApp © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute
  11. 11. CPBM connector for selfservice desktops Adds web shop and billing functionality
  12. 12. CloudPortal Business Manager 2.1 Windows Desktops Connector Business Manager Users and Customers Developers Cloud Admins Authentication and role based authorization Self-Service Discovery Service Catalog Billing Chargeback © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute Connectors provided by Citrix Desktops-as-a-Service Windows Desktops
  13. 13. Self-Service Desktops Solution incl. billing with CPBM Connector Use Desktop Sync Service Desktop Request & Manage Desktop Business Manager Windows Desktops Connector © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute Windows Desktops WebApp
  14. 14. CloudPlatform NetScaler Integration
  15. 15. CloudPlatform NetScaler Integration • CloudPlatform can address NetScaler load balancing functionality • Supports MPX, VPX, SDX • Static NAT, Elastic IP and Elastic LB supported in basic zone • Dedicated or shared device for accounts/domains © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute
  16. 16. Basic Zone with Elastic IP Example (Simplified) Internet VM 72.20.15.12 192.168.1.55 VM1 72.20.15.13 192.168.1.29 VM2 72.20.15.14 192.168.1.33 VM3 72.20.15.15 Physical Router Example of Elastic IP table Public IP Guest IP (Elastic) 192.168.1.22 VM4 Public Network CIDR: 72.20.15.x Guest Network VM1 192.168.1.55 VM2 192.168.1.29 VM3 192.168.1.33 VM4 192.168.1.22 Virtual Router* Router acts as DHCP/DNS Server for the Zone © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute * DHCP only
  17. 17. Basic Zone with Elastic LB Example (Simplified) Internet Example of Elastic LB table Public Network CIDR: 72.20.15.x 72.20.15.14 (port 443) VM 192.168.1.55:80 72.20.15.12 (port 80) Guest IP VM1 192.168.1.29:80 VM2 192.168.1.33:443 Physical Router Public IP ( AKA Virtual IP - VIP) VM3 192.168.1.22:443 VM4 Guest Network VM1 192.168.1.55 VM2 192.168.1.29 VM3 192.168.1.33 VM4 192.168.1.22 Virtual Router* Router acts as DHCP/DNS Server for the Zone © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute * DHCP only
  18. 18. NetScaler Models and Multi-Tenancy Multi-tenancy Examples Tenant 1 Tenant 2 Tenant 3 Share Mode Isolation Mode Mixed Mode N tenants share a MPX 1 tenant per VPX Tenants mix & match on SDX © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute
  19. 19. NetScaler Autoscale for CloudPlatform • Scales Up/Down VM infrastructure on-demand • Makes use of CloudPlatform API’s • Simple GUI to configure and set policies © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute
  20. 20. NetScaler Autoscale for CloudPlatform • Min/Max Nodes • Scale Up/Down Policy • Misc Settings © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute
  21. 21. NetScaler Autoscale for CloudPlatform • Min/Max Nodes • Scale Up/Down Policy • Misc Settings © 2013 Citrix | Confidential – Do Not Distribute
  22. 22. Work better. Live better.
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