Getting started

This document describes how to get started with Citrix Analytics for Security for the first time.

Get started

Step 1: Sign in to Citrix Cloud

To use Citrix Analytics for Security, you must have a Citrix Cloud account. Go to and sign in with your existing Citrix Cloud account.

If you do not have a Citrix Cloud account, you must first create a Citrix Cloud account or join an existing account created by someone else in your organization. For detailed processes and instructions on how to proceed, see Sign Up for Citrix Cloud.

Step 2: Get access to Security Analytics

You can access Citrix Analytics for Security in one of the following ways:

  • Request a Citrix Analytics for Security trial. After signing in to Citrix Cloud, do the following:

    1. In the Available Services section, click Manage on the Analytics tile. You are redirected to the Analytics overview page.

    2. On the Security tile, click Request Trial to get access to the trial version. The Request Trial button changes to View trial status.

    You receive an email when your request is approved and trial becomes available. On the Citrix Cloud page, the Analytics tile moves to the My Services section. You can use the trial for a maximum 60 days period. For more information on service trials, see Citrix Cloud Service Trials.

  • Subscribe to Citrix Analytics for Security. To purchase a Citrix Analytics for Security subscription, visit and contact a Citrix Analytics expert who can help you.


With effect from February 03, 2020, Citrix Analytics for Security is no longer included with the Workspace Premium and the Workspace Premium Plus subscriptions. Customers who have purchased the Workspace Premium or the Workspace Premium Plus subscription before February 03, 2020 can access Citrix Analytics for Security as a part of the Workspace subscription until their subscription expires.

Citrix Analytics for Security is now offered as an add-on service with the Citrix Workspace packages- Workspace Standard, Workspace Premium, and Workspace Premium Plus. For more information, see Citrix Cloud services.

You can view the Analytics demo anytime if you have a Citrix Cloud account. Click Manage on the Analytics tile in Citrix Cloud to go to the Analytics overview page. On the overview page, click the Try Demo link for the Security Analytics offering, or register for a demo on

Step 3: Manage Security Analytics

After you have the necessary subscription or are authorized to access the trial, on the Analytics overview page, the Request Trial button for the Security offering changes to Manage. Click Manage to view the user dashboard.

Welcome page

Analytics automatically discovers the Citrix Cloud services (data sources) associated to your Citrix Cloud account. To view your discovered data sources, click Settings > Data Sources > Security.

What’s next

After your data sources are discovered, do the following: