Getting Started with XenCenter

With XenCenter, you can manage your Citrix Hypervisor environment and deploy, manage, and monitor virtual machines from your Windows desktop machine. See the topics in the following table to get started.

New Server icon Add a New Server Connecting to Citrix Hypervisor host servers and adding them to the list of managed resources in XenCenter.
New Storage icon Create a Shared Storage Creating Citrix Hypervisor storage repositories (SR) to provide storage that can be shared between managed servers.
New Pool icon Create a New Pool Grouping managed servers together into a resource pool with shared storage using the New Pool wizard.
New VM icon Create a Virtual Machine Creating new virtual machines (VMs) with the New VM wizard.
Managing Users Configuring access control by adding Active Directory (AD) user accounts and assigning different levels of access through the Role Based Access Control (RBAC) feature.

For information on system requirements for Citrix Hypervisor and XenCenter, see the system requirements.

Getting Started with XenCenter

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