IT Performance Monitoring Insights
Get tips, tricks and best practices for IT troubleshooting,
performance tuning and optimizations
GSLB on NetScaler
Global Server Load Balancing (GSLB) is a NetScaler (Citrix ADC) feature to manage and control the traffic flow between two (or more) separate physical locations (data centers) that are, in most cases, geographically dispersed. This article discusses monitoring using aggregated alert thresholds to monitor web servers in active/passive setups designed for failover and high...
What is Proactive Monitoring?
By avoiding business impacting failures, proactive monitoring helps to enhance service uptime and performance, increases customer trust, and enables increased efficiency in IT operations. Learn how Synthetic transaction testing or login simulators alone fail to proactively monitor systems and what additional tools and strategies you can adopt to fill the gaps.
Infrastructure as Code – IAC
for Microsoft Azure
Infrastructure as code and automating deployment and scale-up/down in Azure is becoming the new normal. Today’s blog is just a collection of the hottest and most ubiquitous automation technologies you are likely to see in the Azure ecosystem augmenting and extending the limitations of the native functionality, plus some links to the best...
Monitoring Citrix Delivery Controllers
A quick overview of troubleshooting and monitoring Citrix Delivery Controllers. Delivery Controller issues are often the root cause of failed or slow logons within a Citrix environment and different types of connection failures – user connection failures, machine failures, unregistered desktops can all be tracked from the DCs.
Podcast – How eG Innovations and Citrix complement each other
The Citrix Ready team recently recorded a podcast with eG Innovations for their Tech Fusion podcast series. Hosted by Neil C. Hughes from The Tech Blog Writer, Rachel Berry from eG Innovations’ product team, and CTP, Richard Faulkner, (Enterprise Solutions Architect, Conversant Group) discussed how eG Enterprise enhances and goes...
Citrix Troubleshooting Tips
Are Citrix admins aware of the importance of getting metrics about Domain Controllers? Because many EUC monitoring tools fail to monitor them. If you are an eG Enterprise user wondering if the link between the VDA/VDI and the Domain Controller (DC) is slow, all you need to do is pop open your real-user session data for the user with an issue and you will be able to see...
Azure Virtual Desktop Monitoring
Using Azure Monitor for Monitoring Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) and Estimating Your Costs In my last blog, I wrote about how to set up Azure Monitor for WVD leveraging a Log Analytics Workspace. In this next installment I’ll cover how you can proceed from this point and add in thresholds on metrics and signals that when crossed will generate alerts which can...
Choosing Azure Instances for Microsoft WVD: Community and Vendor Resources
Microsoft WVD is the most popular desktop-as-a-service offering in the cloud today. In this blog, we present various community and vendor resources that can help you choose the right Azure instances for your Microsoft WVD deployment.