Product Documentation

Installing NetScaler Insight Center

May 15, 2015

To monitor web and ICA traffic, you first install NetScaler Insight Center on one of the hypervisors and then add a device to the NetScaler Insight Center inventory. For Web Insight, you just need to enable data collection and start viewing reports. For HDX Insight, on NetScaler ADC and NetScaler Gateway, choose a mode first, then enable data collection to view reports. For CloudBridge appliances, directly enable data collection to view reports.

NetScaler Insight Center is a virtual appliance that must be deployed either on a Citrix XenServer server, VMware ESX server, or Microsoft Hyper-V.

Based on the platform you choose to install NetScaler Insight Center and your requirement to monitor web traffic or ICA traffic, the workflow changes accordingly. The following diagram describes this workflow

After you have installed NetScaler Insight Center on one of the hypervisors, perform the following steps:
The following diagram describes the workflow of NetScaler Insight Center:
Figure 1. Network Deployment of NetScaler Insight Center monitoring NetScaler ADC