Citrix Reporting Tool - Create XenApp Farm Documentation

Automatically audit and document your Citrix XenApp farms with our reporting tool XIA Configuration Server.
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Citrix XenApp Farm Documentation Example

View an example Citrix XenApp farm document generated by XIA Configuration Server:

Citrix XenApp Farm documentation sample generated by XIA Configuration (click to open)
Citrix XenApp Farm documentation sample generated by XIA Configuration (click to open)

Information documented by XIA Configuration Server

The following Citrix Farm information is collected by XIA Configuration Server:

Supported Platforms

For newer versions, see the XenDesktop Site capability page

XIA Configuration Server documents the following versions of Citrix XenApp:

XenApp 6.5

  • Citrix XenApp 6.5, Advanced Edition
  • Citrix XenApp 6.5, Enterprise Edition
  • Citrix XenApp 6.5, Platinum Edition

XenApp 6.0

  • Citrix XenApp 6.0, Advanced Edition
  • Citrix XenApp 6.0, Enterprise Edition
  • Citrix XenApp 6.0, Platinum Edition

Citrix Farm Configuration

A Citrix XenApp farm is a group of Citrix servers providing virtualized applications published to users. A farm can be managed as a unit, with all servers in a farm share a single data store.

XIA Configuration Server documents the following information on Citrix farm configuration:

  • Farm Name
  • Citrix Administrators
  • Logging Database Settings
  • File Types
  • Load Balancing Policies
  • Load Evaluators
  • Worker Groups
  • Zones

Published Applications

Applications are the applications, content and server desktops that have been virtualized and made available to users.

XIA Configuration Server audits the following published applications information:

  • Application Type
  • Application Name
  • Content Redirection
  • Shortcut Presentation
  • Appearance Settings
  • Client Options
  • Application Icon
  • Streaming Settings
Screenshot showing published application details in the XIA Configuration web interface
Screenshot showing published application details in the XIA Configuration web interface

Servers

Servers within the farm provide access to published applications.

Automatically document the servers running within the farm including installation information and optionally collect host information such as manufacturer, model and serial number.

General Settings

  • Server Name
  • Zone Settings
  • Logon Settings
  • Installed Version
  • Installed Citrix Service Pack
  • Installed Edition
  • HotFix Information

Host Information

  • Operating System
  • Service Pack
  • Manufacturer
  • Model
Screenshot showing information about servers within the Citrix farm in the XIA Configuration web interface
Screenshot showing information about servers within the Citrix farm in the XIA Configuration web interface

Policies

Citrix policies are configured within the farm and provide a way to centrally manage both user and computer based settings.

XIA Configuration Server provides the following information on policies:

  • User Policies
  • Computer Policies
  • Policy Name
  • Type
  • Description
  • Priority
  • Policy Settings
  • Filters

Automatically Scan and Detect Citrix XenApp Farms

XIA Configuration automatically detects Citrix farm installations on Windows machines which, in turn, can be detected automatically by scanning Active Directory.
Citrix farms can also be scanned manually with options such as PowerShell, optional components, detection and custom credentials (for untrusted domains).
Screenshot showing Citrix farm scan settings in the XIA Configuration Client
Screenshot showing Citrix farm scan settings in the XIA Configuration Client

Relationship Map

XIA Configuration Server generates a map showing the relationships between Citrix farms, published applications, Windows servers and other items:

Screenshot showing a relationship map generated by XIA Configuration
Screenshot showing a relationship map generated by XIA Configuration

Interested?

View the sample document or find out more about XIA Configuration Server.

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