Monitoring Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops

Overview

Once virtual desktops and apps are available for users, it is important to monitor the environment. With proper monitoring, administrators can quickly identify areas within the environment that are underperforming.

Citrix Director

Administrators and help-desk personnel can monitor Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service from Monitor, the monitoring and troubleshooting console. The Monitor tab displays a dashboard to monitor, troubleshoot, and perform support tasks for subscribers.

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Monitor Guidance Read more: Monitoring

Citrix Analytics for Performance

Performance Analytics gives administrators the tools and data to improve the performance of the environment with real, actionable data. It provides user-centric experience scores, application, and infrastructure performance scores through advanced analytics. It provides multi-site aggregation and reporting so customers with multiple sites can consume data from a single console.

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Monitor Guidance Read more: Technical Brief
Monitor Guidance View demo: Overview Video
Monitor Guidance View demo: Identifying Black Hole Machines
Monitor Guidance View demo: Identifying Overloaded Machines
Monitor Guidance View demo: Deep Dive
Monitor Guidance Follow the Guide: Proof of Concept Guide
Monitoring Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops