Munich Preliminary agenda
subject to change
Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop Bootcamp | Booked out!
The covering points in this masterclass are:
- Learn deployment and optimization best practices to deliver effective, efficient environments.
- Optimize WVD deployments for the best user productivity experience.
- You would also see rich (live) demos of using Windows Virtual Desktop PowerShell and REST interface.
- Windows Virtual Desktop load-balancing methods
- Learn how we can virtualize Office 365 ProPlus running in Windows 10 multi-user virtual scenarios with FSLogix Technologies
- Diagnostics features w/ management UX and Custom images
- Get built-in security and compliance features
- How Citrix and VMware add-value to Windows Virtual Desktop
- Roadmap insights on what to expect soon
Channel Sales "solution" training (for partners only)
Opening Keynote with Jed Ayres, IGEL
Creating a Modern Workplace Computing Strategy for 2020 and Beyond
Nathan Hill, Gartner
Break & Sponsor exhibition
The Future of Work Starts now
Sasa Petrovic, Citrix
DaaS Panel with Microsoft, Gartner, Citrix and IGEL
hosted by Doug Keeley, STORIES RULE!
Lunch & sponsor exhibition
Breakout sessions #1
In this session you will learn:
- How Cloud Workspace Management Suite deploys and manages coud workspaces created with WVD on Azure
- The value to the partner to create a cloud workspace solution using CloudJumper & IGEL in concert
- Why end users are most secure in the cloud, and how CloudJumper and IGEL support secure EUC cloud environments
- A technical demonstration of the Cloud Workspace Management Suite.
In this session Thomas Poppelgaard will provide you an overview of the state of GPU onprem/cloud and then how to understand when to use a GPU for an application or not.
Learn deep dive insights on how Thomas Poppelgaard have worked for years with GPUs, how he design GPUs for EUC environments either if you are a Microsoft, VMware or Citrix customer.
Are you in the phase of about to do WVD, or Cloud, or first time about to implement GPUs onprem for your EUC environment. Learn why you need to understand your application is using GPU.
Thomas Poppelgaard will demystify how GPUs are not just for highend graphical applications and why GPU’s are important. Learn how to use INTEL, AMD or NVIDIA solutions GPU solutions.
Thomas Poppelgaard will for the first time show live how applications are behaving which tools can be used that is on the market and how to design better UX with GPUs.
Breakout sessions #2
In this session, you will learn:
- The VMWare Digital Workspace Workspace One Platform and the role of Hybrid VDI within it and the importance of Employee Experience as part of it
- An overview of the Workspace One VDI integration on the MSFT WVD platform and its capabilities
- How Workspace One can further support your investment in Microsoft solutions
When thinking about integrating a (v)GPU in your VDI / SBC environment there are several things to consider. In this session we will have a deeper look into this topic and give you some guidance regarding impact of several parameters like screen resolution, different GPU offerings and profile options. You will learn why this may have a big impact on user Experience and scalability. Beside that we will give you some general Tips, Tricks and Best Practices when using a (v)GPU for Citrix Virtual Apps & Desktops.
Nutanix Frame is the only born in cloud DaaS solution that runs on-premises powered by Nutanix and multiple clouds from Microsoft, Amazon and Google. Frame provides simple yet very powerful access to windows applications and desktops through a browser or as FrameApp for IGEL OS
Join Ruben Spruijt, Sr. Technologist and former Frame CTO as he will show and tell what makes Frame so powerful, easy to use and how Frame is different than other DaaS and VDI solutions.
You’ll see how easy it is to deliver a great experience for users and will learn why Nutanix Frame and IGEL are better together – like Dutch bitterballen with mustard.
It will be an awesome, fun and demo packed session!
Learn how they managed user experience and the whole adventure in managing all kind of devices used by a bank, all of this without forgetting the security.
Coffee break and sponsor exhibition
Breakout sessions #3
After roll-out on several locations of IGEL Universal Desktop, iRvN (ICT Rijk van Nijmegen) was impressed to experience how fast and consistent IGEL was working on their endpoints. Learn how IGEL made iRvN’s life easier.
In this session, you will learn how Citrix can help your business to become more efficient, more secure and deliver a much higher user experience by leveraging Citrix Analytics. This secure cloud service enables IT and end-users to benefit from machine learning and big data analysis provided for all your Citrix Cloud Services like Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Service (CVADS) or Content Collaboration. We’ll discuss how to enable and proactively use the results of user behavioural analytics for a more secure approach to cloud computing as well as improve the user experience through performance metrics. See for yourself how Citrix Analytics makes your users happier and more productive!
Learn everything about how to migrate existing RDS and VDI workloads most efficiently to Azure with tools like Azure Migrate and Lakeside SysTrack. Christiaan will also show demo’s of how you can migrate your existing profile to FSLogix with our latest migration script. Hope to see you there.
Learn how AMD and IGEL are collaborating to bring new security technologies and products to the thin client marketplace.
In this session you will learn:
- How AMD is changing the computer market
- AMD’s value proposition for thin clients
- IGEL and AMD innovations in thin clients
Breakout sessions #4
Dynabook Europe GmbH changed its name from Toshiba Europe GmbH following the takeover of Toshiba’s computer division by Sharp Corporation in October 2018. With the new name and based on 30 years of dynabook heritage, we would like to present our innovative technologies and IoT applications as well as integrated computing solutions under the new brand name ‘dynabook’. These include our IGEL-certified dynabook Mobile Zero Client Notebooks, which offer optimised interaction between your VDI environment and IGEL on the basis of certified hardware. This ensures smooth integration of dynabook notebooks into IGEL/VDI environments.
Office 365 has become an important topic in almost every company. Especially in VDI and SBC environments, this can lead to some challenges concerning user experience. In this session, you learn more about the requirements Microsoft Office 365 applications place on a Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops environment. Specific pitfalls, such as Outlook, Teams, and OneDrive in a non-persistent environment, will be described using various practical examples. In particular, the profile management must be carefully checked and, if necessary, adapted. In addition, you will learn which optimizations are available for Microsoft Teams in the audio and video area, because here the user will notice quickly if something is not configured correctly.
Come learn about how to master your new Windows Virtual Desktop deployment on Azure. Get to know how this new Azure Managed-Service is different from traditional Virtual Desktop deployments, including guidance on how to set up your environment and tips around new capabilities on Azure. Christiaan will also take a deep-dive into considerations for enterprise deployments, FSLogix profiles, Azure Files, MSIX app attach app delivery, and general tips and tricks. This is a must-attend session – knowledge/fun/demos guaranteed!
Happy hour in sponsor exhibition powered by Teradici
Evening event with award ceremony
Customer Panel with Doug Keeley and sponsor prize draw
Breakout sessions #5
This session will demonstrate the use cases for and benefits of Citrix Managed Desktops (CMD). Not only integrates CMD well with Windows Virtual Desktops (WVD), it also adds a lot of functionality by using proven technology.
The desktop virtualization market is changing. Recent developments have been announced. Some people even think the Year of VDI is closer than ever! Get unbiased insights of the market – and a quick update on recent developments in this space.
Coffee break and sponsor exhibition
breakout sessions #6
The new IGEL OS natively integrates Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop. This is great news, but what does this mean for the perceived remote end-user experience on IGEL clients? In this session you will be the first to see exciting test results and comparisons collected when connecting to WVD desktops with and without GPU acceleration from a brand new IGEL client. Expect a fun session with lots of screen recordings, performance comparisons and some insider details about remoting protocols.
Breakout sessions #7
PrinterLogic and IGEL have partnered to provide customers a streamlined printer installation solution. This simple yet powerful integration automates the installation and centralizes the management of direct IP printers on IGEL endpoints. Print jobs are sent directly from the endpoint to the printer, whether in a traditional or virtual environment, including Windows Virtual Desktop. No print servers required, so ELIMINATE them!
In this session you will learn:
- Why SaaS matters when it comes to your print environment.
- How to keep print jobs local while avoiding the pitfalls of print servers.
- How to centrally manage all print users, including those on IGEL OS-powered endpoints.
- How to get the most from your print environment by keeping native print drivers.
Lunch and sponsor exhibition
Closing Keynote - Redefine Impossible
James Lawrence, the “Iron Cowboy”, conquered 50 Ironman’s in 50 days.
Infinity Conference Center & Hotel Munich