Troubleshooting Citrix XenDesktop®
by Gurpinder Singh
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Release Date: October 2015
The ultimate troubleshooting guide for clear, concise, and real-world solutions to a wide range of common Citrix XenDesktop problems
About This Book
Explore the XenDesktop architecture and work with various troubleshooting tools that every Citrix admin should know about
Discover how to troubleshoot performance, VDA registration, and NetScaler integration issues
A fast-paced troubleshooting guide to help you identify and resolve any kind of problem you might face while working with Citrix XenDesktop
Who This Book Is For
Troubleshooting Citrix XenDesktop is targeted at Citrix Administrators or Citrix Engineers who are working on Xendesktop and want to learn tips and techniques required to deal with the issues they face in their day-to-day life. A working knowledge of core elements and concepts of Xendesktop would be an added advantage.
What You Will Learn
Solve VDA registration problems and Citrix session launch difficulties
Identify and resolve XenDesktop service issues
Troubleshoot performance issues related to the XenDesktop architecture
Work around common printing issues
Understand the Citrix XenDesktop HDX policies and deal with the HDX MediaStream challenges
Resolve the common MCS and PVS configuration issues in your XenDesktop environment
Find solutions to some general issues that have been identified and recorded by Citrix in their database that every administrator must be aware of
In today’s world, many organizations have decided to move to secure and stable VDI platforms to benefit their organization to meet their security needs. To meet an organization’s requirements, Citrix XenDesktop serves as the best desktop virtualization solution available, providing the optimum user experience.
Troubleshooting Citrix XenDesktop is a single resource guide that will help you dig deep into all the technical issues you encounter to resolve them using an autonomous and well-defined approach.
The book starts by walking you through the XenDesktop architecture and the troubleshooting toolkit for Citrix XenDesktop. The subsequent chapters will help you identify possible causes of various types of Citrix XenDesktop problems that may arise while installing, configuring, or troubleshooting day-to-day problems. You will also be dealing with the most common and important VDA registration problems that you might often face while working with the XenDesktop product suite. Additionally, you will resolve issues that arise while launching Citrix sessions, troubleshoot performance issues, and learn how to integrate Citrix NetScaler with your XenDesktop environment.
Style and approach
This book is an easy-to-follow troubleshooting guide with real-world examples of resolving XenDesktop issues. Each chapter is focused on a specific troubleshooting area, giving you the time to learn about and apply relevant tools and practices to troubleshoot the problems using a systematic approach.
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