Blue Yonder enables smarter working with Citrix

Client Background

Blue Yonder (formerly JDA Software) provides seamless, friction-free commerce, empowering every organization and person on the planet to fulfill their potential. Applying over 35 years of domain expertise, contextual intelligence and data science, Blue Yonder is helping more than 3,300 of the world’s leading manufacturers, retailers and logistics companies create more autonomous, sustainable and profitable operations.

The Challenge

Deploy Citrix 7.15 with NetScaler in data centers across various regions and Azure for 4000 users

The Solution

Axiom IO suggest going with Global Server Load Balancing approach of deployment with on premise Citrix deployment. The project requires deployment across various regions which involves repetitive tasks, thereby, Axiom IO leveraged Automation solution to deploy and configure the Citrix components which includes: StoreFront, PVS, Delivery Controller, NetScaler, Director.

The Implementation

PowerShell scripts were used to install and configure application in Virtual machines across regions.

Technologies used:

  • Windows PowerShell
  • Citrix Virtual apps and Citrix ADC

The Result

  • GSLB implemented across the regions.
  • Users can login to their desktop to their nearest data center
  • Automation Solution helped accomplish the project in short duration