[THIN] Re: [THIN] Re: Excel performance Issue

  • From: scanjam@xxxxxxxxxxx <scanjam@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 07:42:55 +0000

We had / have a similar.issue for.our.Excel.users (and.only.in excel) and it 
was bad on Ica client 12 and unusable with the receiver. (ica 13) half 
of.finance are still not.running the standard image because.of.this..

We use.appsense EM for.profile.management however...  Is there something.that 
we can.change in appsense Joe?


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----- Reply message -----
From: "Joe Shonk" <joe.shonk@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [THIN] Re: Excel performance Issue
Date: Wed, Nov 23, 2011 07:00
Are you using any profile management tools such as AppSense? Joe From: 
thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:thin-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of 
Angela Smith
Sent: Tuesday, November 22, 2011 9:58 PM
To: thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [THIN] Excel performance Issue Hi 

I have an interesting issue where some Excel power users are complaining about 
performance on my Windows 2003 XenApp 4.5 farm (x86).  We are running Office 
2003 and performance is very bad when large XLS files are opened.  Its not 
uncommon for a user to have 2 x Excel + MS Access programs open often using 
around 800Mb RAM.  I did some tests with only 1 user on the server and Excel 
was very slow.  User was using 700MB RAM but no CPU.  The XLS file is on the 
same network as the XenApp server so there are no issues here (Gig networking). 

Server hardware 
2 x Quad Core CPU 
10Gb RAM 

Are there any tweaks I can perform to improve performance for Excel?  I have a 
dedicated XenApp Server specifically for my 5 finance users so there is plenty 
of resources


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