AppManager for Citrix XenApp
Date Published: March 2014
AppManager for Citrix XenApp lets you manage the performance and availability of Citrix XenApp servers. By monitoring your Citrix server implementation at the component level, you can quickly identify areas that might have a negative impact on overall performance, and then you can modify the configuration to improve performance.
This release improves usability and resolves previous issues. Many of these improvements were made in direct response to suggestions from our customers. We thank you for your time and valuable input. We hope you continue to help us ensure that our products meet all your needs. You can post feedback in the AppManager forum on NetIQ Communities, our online community that also includes product information, blogs, and links to helpful resources.
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This release of AppManager for Citrix XenApp resolves the following issue:
To get the updates provided in this release, you must install the module to the AppManager repository (QDB), and then propagate changes to any running jobs for the Knowledge Scripts that were updated in this release. AppManager 7.x does not automatically update renamed or copied Knowledge Scripts. For more information, see the "Upgrading Knowledge Script Jobs" section in the management guide.
This release of AppManager for Citrix XenApp replaces all Previous Releases.
For the most recently updated list of supported application versions, see the AppManager Supported Products page. Unless noted otherwise, this module supports all updates, hotfixes, and service packs for the releases listed below.
AppManager for Citrix XenApp has the following system requirements:
For more information, see the AppManager for Citrix XenApp Management Guide, included in the download package.
Contents of the Download Package
AppManager for Citrix XenApp includes AppManager Knowledge Scripts that discover and monitor XenApp resources. The download package includes these release notes, a management guide, Help for Knowledge Scripts, and several files that are used during installation:
When you download the module, these files are copied by default to the local folder on the download computer. Consider copying these files to the
Installing This Module
Run the module installer to install the module components in the following locations:
Run the module installer only once on each of these computers.
You must also install the Knowledge Scripts. You can install these module components to either local or remote databases. When installing to the primary QDB, select the option to install Knowledge Scripts, and then specify the SQL Server name of the server hosting the QDB, as well as the case-sensitive QDB name.
Important If you use Control Center 7.x, run the module installer for each QDB attached to Control Center. If you use Control Center 8.x, run the module installer only for the primary QDB, and Control Center will automatically replicate this module to secondary QDBs.
Install Knowledge Scripts only once per QBD. The module installer now installs Knowledge Scripts for each module directly into the QDB instead of to
For more information about installing this module, see the AppManager for Citrix XenApp Management Guide, included in the download package.
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This release of AppManager for Citrix XenApp includes enhancements added in previous releases.
Release 188.8.131.52, December 2011
This release combined the features of AppManager for Citrix XenApp 8.0 and 8.1 to provide the following:
This release also resolved the following issue:
Release 184.108.40.206, September 2011
This release provided a new module that supports Citrix XenApp versions 6.0 and 6.5 with all new Knowledge Scripts. This release was not an upgrade of the AppManager for Citrix MetaFrame module that continues to provide support for some older versions of XenApp, MetaFrame, and Presentation Server.
The new XenApp category of Knowledge Scripts works with Citrix XenApp versions 6.0 and 6.5 servers and server farms to track vital aspects of system performance in clustered and non-clustered environments, including:
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