Managing the Citrix NetScaler SDX Appliance Using eG Enterprise

To manage a target SDX appliance using eG Enterprise, do the following:

  1. Login to the eG administrative interface.
  2. Invoke the Admin tile menu and select the Add/Modify option from the Components menu of the Infrastructure tile.
  3. Then, select Citrix NetScaler SDX as the Component type and click the Add New Component button. Figure 1 will then appear.

     

    Figure 1 : Adding a Citrix NetScaler SDX for monitoring

  1. In Figure 1, provide the Host IP/Name of the SDX appliance to be monitored. Then, provide a Nick name for the appliance.
  2. Since the SDX can be monitored only in an agentless manner, the Agentless flag will be switched on by default (see Figure 1).
  3. Select Other from the OS and Mode drop-down lists.
  4. Pick the Remote agent that will monitor the SDX appliance. Similarly, select the External agent that will report the network availability and responsiveness of the appliance.
  5. Finally, click the Update button to add the appliance for monitoring.