In this guide I discuss the steps involved for a successful deployment of Sophos Endpoint Protection in a Citrix App Layer.
The following post describes how to configure SAML authentication with NetScaler as the IdP (Identity Provider) and Microsoft Office 365 as the SP (Service Provider). Going above just using SAML, a mixture of Azure Multi-Factor Authentication, User Certificates, LDAP and Negotiate authentication policies are used for authentication from external and internal locations.
Load Balancing sessions is an important part of the Citrix architecure. It ensures your session is placed on the best available Virtual Desktop Agent. Afterall, you don’t want to end up on a VDA alongside 23 other people when there is another VDA with only 15 users logged on to it. Not only does such a mishap affect you, it affects everyone else who is sharing that server and resources with you.