Citrix XenApp 7.6 and Vmware ESXi 5.1

I am looking for Citrix's support matrix to see if XenApp7.6 is support running on ESXi 5.1
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Casey WeaverManaged Services Windows Engineer IIICommented:
Here you go:

It is supported.
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
It states in the prerequisites

" XenApp 7.6 is supported on popular hypervisors such as Citrix XenServer® 6.2, Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 R2, and VMware vSphere 5.5. "

Page 7 - Source

No mention of 5.1.
compdigit44Author Commented:
It still seems a bit vague to me like they are listed examples. I wish they had a clear cut compatibility matrix like VMware does
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Casey WeaverManaged Services Windows Engineer IIICommented:
Did you click download at the top of the page that I linked where it will download a PDF of the compatibility matrix? That tells you exactly what is supported. Here's a picture of it. XD Matrix image
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
does that not state XenDesktop ? not XenApp, and also in the same document it states Hypervisor is agnostic for XenApp.
Casey WeaverManaged Services Windows Engineer IIICommented:
XenApp and XenDesktop are technically the same product with different licensing. You have to follow the provisioning rules with xenapp. Also, it says agnostic for 6.0/6.5. 7.x isn't even on the same planet as the previous XA/XD softwares. A quick look of the Xenapp bugfixes and patch page will confirm that XA very much depends on its hypervisor for features. Same as you can't run Server 2012R2 on ESX 4.1, there are reasons you can't run 7.x+ XA on older hypervisors.
compdigit44Author Commented:
I am looking for a clear cut document that stats this which I am present to my management
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Well the evaluation guide does not mention 5.1! but then it only mentions Window 2012 R2!

maybe the evaluation guide was written, with what was current at the time of writing.

A statement from Citrix Support should be good enough for management!

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compdigit44Author Commented:
thanks everyone....
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