Citrix XenApp Monitoring: XenApp Farm Health Report and Farm Nanny
Although Citrix Resource Manager was not perfect, many Citrix administrators are missing the functionality when they upgrade to XenApp 6.x. EdgeSight is after too complicated and requires more back-end components, while in large companies the central monitoring system is too complex, provide too much information and/or does not satisfy the specific needs of Citrix administrators. Happily this gap is (partly) filled my some freeware tools, where in this article XenApp Farm Health Report and Farm Nanny.
XenApp Farm Health Report is developed by Jason Poyner. The utility is actually a PowerShell script, so no installation is required. XenApp Farm Health Report is developed primarily giving you an overview what the current status is of your XenApp Farm on the most important and critical components. As it is a script it is running all the time, every time you run the script the components are checked and the status is shown in a simple GUI. The script checks the following components:
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