What is Citrix?
Citrix allows allows a user to connect to the Citrix Server Applications hosted by the University of Alaska to remotely run on your PC, Mac OS X, iOS and Android device.
Why this program?
In our continuing efforts to provide our customers with the best service possible, we are migrating our citrix farm to the latest version available. Our first target application is Banner. This will affect our remote campuses as well as a few local users that have been determined to be benefiting from this service.
How do I get Citrix?
PC or Mac OS X system: Please navigate to receiver.citrix.com and follow the prompts to download and install the client
iOS Devices: Please download Citrix Receiver from the Apple Store
Android Devices: Please download Citrix Receiver from Google Play Store
How to configure Citrix
Citrix setup instructions for:
What should Citrix Users expect?
The new version of Citrix comes different ways of accessing the services. Banner will no longer be accessed using the shared oratools account. Customers will now be using their UA domain accounts to access this so we will be needing a list of users that need access to Banner in order to place them in the appropriate group.
How can I tell if Citrix is working?
Once you've installed Citrix receiver you should have access to the Applications that you have permissions to use.