When you install
the first server in a new server farm, you provide credentials for a full
authority Citrix administrator. This account has the authority to manage and
administer all areas of farm management. If you are logging on to the Delivery
Services Console for the first time, use this account to log on and to add
other individuals to the Citrix administrators group.
that you use a domain account to run the console. You can use your local
administrator account, but the user name and password should be the same for
all local administrator accounts for all servers in your farms.
> All Programs > Citrix > Management Consoles > Citrix Delivery
The first time you
open the Delivery Services Console you are automatically prompted to start the
discovery process: you select the components you want, configure the discovery
process, and find the items to manage.
Discovery is an
important operation that checks for items (such as devices or applications)
that were added to or removed from your XenApp environment. Appropriate changes
then appear in the console tree.
After this, run
the discovery process only if you want to refresh the view of your deployment.
The console tree refreshes automatically each time you add, remove, or modify
items in your deployment.
discovery to connect to your XenApp deployment, you must specify the name or IP
address of at least one server in each farm that you want to manage. When
discovery is complete, the console tree displays the items that you specified.
You can configure
discovery only for some components. The configuration process can vary among
Configure and run discovery task appears in the
Actions pane only for configurable components; otherwise, only the
discovery task is available.