This course has been retired in favour of the Presentation Server 4.5 and XenApp 5.0 Administration course.
Before taking this course, Citrix recommends that learners successfully complete the following:
- CTX-1455AW Citrix Access Suite 4.0: Common Management Platform Administration
- CTX-1255AW Citrix Presentation Server 4.0: Architectural Overview
Learners who do not complete the courses risk not having the foundational knowledge and skills necessary to attend CTX-1256AI.
Content covered in these courses will not be repeated during the
CTX-1256 ILT course. The Citrix Authorised Learning Centre (CALC) cannot be held responsible for students who attend the CTX-1256 course without sufficient preparation.
Please note that if you are following the CCA Certification Track - CTX-1455AW is a MANDATORY component of the CCA 4.0
Before taking either CTX-1256AI make sure that you can perform the tasks below. If not, it is important for you to take the recommended CTX-1455AW eLearning.
- Describe Citrix Access Suite 4.0
- Describe the common management platform and its ability to facilitate the management of the Access Suite and its products
- Install the Access Management Console and perform common functions
- Install and configure the Citrix License Server, and obtain and install licenses for Citrix Access Suite 4.0 products
- Perform common management tasks for the Citrix License Server and product licenses
Before taking CTX-1256AI, make sure that you can perform the tasks below. If not, it is important for you to take the recommended CTX-1255AW eLearning.
- Define the purpose and functionality of Presentation Server and its position within the Citrix Access Suite 4.0
- Define the logical components and functionality of a Presentation Server 4.0 farm
- Define the Common Management Platform components
- Define the logical components and functionality of various client access configurations
- Identify the technical benefits of Presentation Server 4.0
This course, along with CTX-1255AW Citrix Presentation Server 4.0: Architectural Overview, prepares learners to take exam 1Y0-256
Citrix Presentation Server 4.0: Administration. Exam 1Y0-256 is a requirement for the Citrix Certified Administrator™ (CCA) for Citrix
Presentation Server 4.0 certification.