Citrix ADC


Before you can use a SafeNet network HSM with a Citrix ADC, make sure that the following prerequisites are met:

  • A SafeNet network HSM is installed in the network, ready to use, and accessible to the Citrix ADC. That is, the NSIP address or the SNIP address is added as an authorized client on the HSM.
  • Licenses are available to support the required number of partitions on the HSM.
  • The SafeNet network HSM and the Citrix ADC can initiate connections with each other through port 1792.
  • You are using NetScaler release 11.1 or later.
  • The Citrix ADC appliance does not contain a FIPS Cavium card.


SafeNet network HSMs are not supported on the MPX 9700/10500/12500/15500 FIPS appliances.