Citrix XenServer 6.0 Training Released by TrainSignal

Network admins can get their start in server virtualization on the XenServer 6.0 platform with videos from 2012 CTP & industry expert Elias Khnaser.

May 29, 2012, 12:30 ET from TrainSignal

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TrainSignal, the global leader in professional computer training, announced the release of their Citrix XenServer 6 training course.

The main focus for the latest edition to the TrainSignal line of Citrix training videos, and giving network administrators that have a skill base with technologies, such as Active Directory, Server 2008 R2, and some introductory understanding of virtualization concepts & methods, this new course is a gateway into the workings of server virtualization.

IT admins will be interested in virtualizing through XenServer because of the cost-cutting benefits fostered by agility in IT processes in virtualized data centers.

The lessons teach the main processes for working in the XenServer environment:

  • Installing XenServer and XenCenter
  • Troubleshooting and Monitoring XenServer
  • Virtual Machine (VM) Templates and XenConvert
  • Creating & Managing Virtual Networks and VMs
  • Distributed Virtual Switching

XenServer training also explains the use of high availability, managing resource pools, in addition to some preparation towards the Citrix XenServer 6 Administration (A26) Exam.

Product Development Manager, Gosia Niklinski, commented regarding the demand for server virtualization, "We have a lot of customers asking for Citrix XenServer 6.  Citrix XenServer is a complete, managed server virtualization platform built on the powerful Xen hypervisor. Xen technology is widely acknowledged as the fastest and most secure virtualization software in the industry."

The XenServer instructor is renowned virtualization IT professional, speaker, writer and writer, Elias Khnaser, who recently won the Citrix Technology Professional award for 2012, one of only ten to be honored worldwide. He is a contributing author to 6 books and 10 video training DVDs, and writes for Virtualization Review, Forbes and InformationWeek.

This Citrix XenServer 6 training course contains 16 lessons in over 7 hours of video instruction. Students will receive 2 DVDs of video lessons and 1 DVD of additional content. Each lesson is available in several formats, iPod Video, Mp3 Audio, .WMV and high quality AVI, allowing students to use course materials on a variety of devices. Students can view all materials online after purchasing the course, ensuring instant access.

Viewers of the XenServer 6 course will also have access to bonus lessons from TrainSignal's XenDesktop training on Provisioning Services, and will be automatically added to online viewing accounts after purchase.

Citrix XenServer 6.0 Training is available for just $397. TrainSignal backs each and every course with their exclusive 90-day Total Experience Guarantee. All courses are shipped worldwide at no charge.

About TrainSignal: Founded in 2002, TrainSignal provides computer-based "Total Experience" training that gives individuals the tools and confidence to tackle real-world challenges, pass their certification exams and succeed in today's competitive global IT market.

TrainSignal offers a wide range of computer training packages covering Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA, VMware, and Microsoft Office. In addition to its Windows Server 2008, Exchange Server 2010, and Windows 7 courses, TrainSignal offers training for over fifty different training courses including VMware vSphere training, Cisco CCNA training, Citrix XenApp training and more.

A privately-held company, TrainSignal is based in Schaumburg, IL. For more information about TrainSignal, please visit

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