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So far Claudio Rodrigues has created 2 blog entries.

UPD? FSLogix? Both? Which one is better?

If I could ask for $1 every time someone asks me what I think about User Profile Disks (UPDs), I would be retired by now. Some time ago (maybe a long time ago), Eric (from XenApp Blog) and I were having a chat about how to deal with large user profiles due to some testing he was doing with Turbo Containers (by the way, a great tool for many use cases).

Interested on knowing what Microsoft was doing under the hood when UPDs were enabled within an RDS Session Collection, Toby Phipps, a Microsoft MVP for RDS, pointed me to Technet and showed me which commands could enable UPDs using the CLI. With that, Eric tested enabling UPDs within other platforms (i.e. Citrix Virtual Apps) and as expected, everything worked.

Fast forward to today, many people still do not understand what can and cannot be achieved with UPDs and how it compares to other similar technologies in the market. More than that, many still think this is a Microsoft-only technology/feature.

After having a chat with Kevin at FSLogix, it was clear it would be great for everyone if someone could explain exactly what UPD […]

By |October 29th, 2018|

Book published by Cláudio Rodrigues and Freek Berson

Cláudio Rodrigues and Freek Berson have published a book on Microsoft Remote Desktop Services!

RDS - The Complete Guide

It’s available for pre-order now on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/RDS-Complete-Guide-Everything-about-ebook/dp/B07C6849WD

“Microsoft Remote Desktop Services, or RDS for short, is a complete platform for remote application delivery, on-premises or in the cloud. Several well-known products like Citrix XenApp, VMware Horizon and Parallels RAS use RDS as their foundation. This book covers everything you need to know to deploy a properly configured Microsoft RDS environment, based on Windows Server 2012 R2 and up, using the Remote Desktop Session Host as the platform where the users’ applications will run. Deploying, managing, troubleshooting, monitoring, printing, connecting, every single item is there, explained in very detailed step-by-step guides by long time Microsoft MVPs for Remote Desktop, Cláudio Rodrigues and Freek Berson, both having deployed RDS based solutions for hundreds of customers worldwide. If you are considering migrating from Citrix or other competing products and you want to learn everything about RDS and more than that, learn it the right way, this is the book for you. Companion books covering Windows Server 2016 RDS, Windows Server 2019 RDS […]

By |April 16th, 2018|