News of 4 January 2013
- Published: Friday, 04 January 2013
App-V 5 Integration, SBC Printer Utility and Threadlocker in practice.
With the release of App-V Microsoft arranged a much better integration of virtualized applications. The features arrange this integration are described and explained in the article App-V 5 Integrationby Anurag Juneja.
Andrew Morgan created another freeware utility called SBC Printers. SBC-Printers is a simple little .net 4 application, leveraging WMI for printer enumeration and control, so only printers are shown to the end-user instead of all other kind of devices.
When an application is using continuously a lot of CPU by every user standard CPU management products do not help you out. Threadlocker is freeware utility by Andrew Morgan that can do the job. Bram Wolfs implemented Threadlocker in XenApp 6.5 infrastructure and wrote down his experiences and implementation in the article Using Threadlocker to control runaway applications.