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Citrix Education Student Testimonial

I had no knowledge of Citrix products prior, and now I do. The training was extremely valuable in that I learned a significant amount about a product we own and I am now capable and comfortable supporting it.

Network Administrator, Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

Citrix Education Student Fact

91% of surveyed employees at Banking and Financial Services customers became more effective in their role after attending a Citrix Education course.

Citrix Education Student Fact

78% of surveyed employees at Banking and Financial Services customers saw a full return on their investment in Citrix Education in 6 months or less.

CXD-300 Deploying App & Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp & XenDesktop 7.6 Student Fact

60% of surveyed students said the skills learned in the course will enable them to strengthen the architecture of their environment, so there will be fewer calls to our help desk.

85% of surveyed students were able to use the skills learned within the course in three months or less.

An engineer of a S&P 500 financial services company is very likely to recommend CXD-300: Deploying App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 for the following reason:

The 300 class starts at level 0 and walks students quickly and efficiently through the components of a XA/XD system, what they should do, and how to deploy them. It’s hands down the best, fastest, and easiest way to learn the stack.

CXD-300:Deploying App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 Customer

An IT Specialist at TD Securities Inc. is very likely to recommend CXD-300: Deploying App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 for the following reason:

It is a very intensive course for all the IT Administrators who are working in a Xenapp Citrix environment and who are also looking at Citrix and Desktop Virtualization as a career path.

CXD-300:Deploying App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 Customer

A Server Administrator at a large enterprise banking company is very likely to recommend CXD-300: Deploying App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 for the following reason:

I enjoyed the course and found it to be rather beneficial for my day to day role.

An Engineer at a large enterprise real estate company is very likely to recommend CXD-300: Deploying App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 for the following reason:

I found it very useful in helping me understand the concepts and terms used in Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop infrastructure.

An IT Project Manager at WSP is very likely to recommend CXD-300: Deploying App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6:

It is a fantastic course that has a nice pace. Usually the pace is too slow for me which makes the course seem boring.

CXD-300 Student Fact

One student found “Module 6: Setting Up Policies” to be the most valuable part of the course. They said, “We currently use 6.5 Xenapp so this gave me the most transferable skills which will be useful while we move to 7.6.”

One student found “Module 6: Setting Up Policies” to be most valuable. They said, “The installation/setup of most of the components is fairly straightforward. Policies and the different ways that they can be applied along with the various things it’s possible to do with them is definitely an area I wanted to get more information on.”

A student found “Module 3: Setting Up the Infrastructure Components” to be the most valuable. They said, “It was the chapter that went over the most differences between XenApp 6.5 and XenApp 7.6.”

CXD-300 Student Fact

A student of CXD-300 found “Module 1: Understanding the XenDesktop Architecture” to be most valuable. They said, “We are beginning to deploy Xenapp 7.6 and understanding the components of the XenApp architecture was critical for me.”

A system administrator found “Module 1: Understanding the XenDesktop Architecture” to be most valuable. They said, “Because I had no knowledge of Citrix before the class, Module 1 helped me understand the basics of Desktop Deployment. It is also key to understanding the succeeding modules.”

CXD-300 enables our students with the real-world skills they need

96% of surveyed students believe the skills they learned in the course will help them reach their organization’s goals with XenApp & XenDesktop

CXD-300: Student Fact

87% of surveyed students of CXD-300 were able to maximize their investment in XenApp and XenDesktop because the course helped them implement more features and functions of their products.

CXD-300: Deploying App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 Custome

96% of surveyed students believe the skills they learned in the course will help them reach their our organization’s XenApp and XenDesktop goals.

I found Module 9: Managing Provisioning Services to be the most valuable. I like this technology a lot, it is proven to work. There’s a greater management overhead but the extra flexibility it gives you is so valuable. I will be leveraging this software in an upcoming deployment.

Christian Forsey, System Administrator, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust

I found Module 5: Managing StoreFront to be the most valuable in the course. I install, manage and configure all aspects of XenApp and XenDesktop so the whole course was really helpful to me. I enjoyed learning about StoreFront the most as it gives you total control.

Phillip Tristram, Senior IT Engineer, Logic Business Systems

Stephen Donnelly, a IT Manager at TCX ltd, is very likely to recommend CXD-203 for the following reason:

Because of the knowledge I received from the trainer I had been seeking for over a year from the Internet. The course was invaluable.

An IT Professional of a medium enterprise agriculture company is very likely to recommend CXD-203 for the following reason:

I thought the training I recently received was particularly well put together, and the latest product looks really good – we can’t wait to get it in place.

74% of surveyed students were able to use the skills they learned in the course in the real world in a month or less.

98% of surveyed Citrix partners believe the skills they learned in the course will better enable them to help their customers reach their strategic goals with XenApp and/or XenDesktop.

96% of surveyed students whose organizational goal with XenApp and/or XenDesktop is to “mobilize Windows apps for tablets and other mobile devices” believe the skills they learned in the course will help them reach organizational goals.

95% of surveyed users whose organizational goal with XenApp and/or XenDesktop is “to reduce PC refresh costs” believe the skills they learned in the course will help them reach organizational goals.

91% of surveyed students whose organizational goal with XenApp and/or XenDesktop is “to implement a BYOD program” believe the skills they learned in CXD-203 will help them reach those goals.

94% of surveyed students whose organizational goal with XenApp and/orXenDesktop is to “support remote workers and branch offices” believe the skills they learned in the course will help them reach those goals.

An IT Professional of a large enterprise banking company is very likely to recommend* Citrix Certification for the following reason:

“Certifications are a must in an IT-environment.”

*Based on a response of 9 to the question “On a scale of 0-10, how likely would you be to recommend Citrix Certification?”

90% of surveyed IT organizations agree it is a important or a requirement that they hire and retain employees who are Citrix Certified.




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