Citrix XenApp 6.0 Core Counters

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    Citrix XenApp 6.0 Core Counters

    This template monitors critical events generated by Citrix XenApp 6.0 which may indicate possible service outages or configuration problems. Alerts are set to display descriptions of events as well as the host name.

    Prerequisites: WMI access to the target server.

    Credentials: Windows Administrator on target server.

    Monitored Components

    Note: You need to set thresholds for counters according to your environment. It is recommended to monitor counters for some period of time to understand potential value ranges and then set the thresholds accordingly. For more information, seehttp://knowledgebase.solarwinds.com/kb/questions/2415.

    Citrix IMA Networking: Bytes Received/sec

    This component monitor returns the data rate of incoming IMA network traffic.

    Citrix IMA Networking: Bytes Sent/sec

    This component monitor returns the data rate of outgoing IMA network traffic.

    Citrix IMA Networking: Network Connections

    This component monitor returns the number of active network IMA connections to IMA servers.

    Citrix Licensing: Average License Check-In Response Time (ms)

    This component monitor returns the average response time for a license check-in operation.

    Citrix Licensing: Average License Check-Out Response Time (ms)

    This component monitor returns the average response time for a license check-out operation.

    Citrix Licensing: Last Recorded License Check-In Response Time (ms)

    This component monitor returns the last response time for a license check-in operation.

    Citrix Licensing: Last Recorded License Check-Out Response Time (ms)

    This component monitor returns the last response time for a license check-out operation.

    Citrix Licensing: License Server Connection Failure

    This component monitor returns the time, in minutes, that the Citrix XenApp server has been without a connection to the license server. The time returned should be less than 30 minutes. Ideally, the returned time should be zero.

    Citrix Licensing: Maximum License Check-In Response Time (ms)

    This component monitor returns the maximum response time for a license check-in operation.

    Citrix Licensing: Maximum License Check-Out Response Time (ms)

    This component monitor returns the maximum response time for a license check-out operation.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Bad Data Request Count

    This component monitor returns the number of unsuccessful ticket validation and data requests over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Bad Refresh Request Count

    This component monitor returns the number of unsuccessful ticket refresh requests over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Bad Ticket Request Count

    This component monitor returns the number of unsuccessful ticket creation requests over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Count of Active Tickets

    This component monitor returns the number of tickets currently in the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Good Data Request Count

    This component monitor returns the number of successful ticket validation and data requests over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Good Refresh Request Count

    This component monitor returns the number of successful ticket refresh requests over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Good Ticket Request Count

    This component monitor returns the number of successful ticket creation requests over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Peak All Request Rate

    This component monitor returns the highest activities per second recorded for all activities over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Peak Data Request Rate

    This component monitor returns the highest data requests per second recorded over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Peak Ticket Refresh Rate

    This component monitor returns the highest ticket refresh requests per second recorded over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Peak Ticket Request Rate

    This component monitor returns the highest ticket creation requests per second recorded over the lifetime of the STA.

    Secure Ticket Authority: STA Ticket Timeout Count

    This component monitor returns the number of ticket request timeouts recorded over the lifetime of the STA.

     

    Portions of this document were originally created by and are excerpted from the following sources:

    Citrix Corporation, “Citrix InfoCenter,” Copyright © 2012 Citrix Corporation. 
    All rights reserved. Available at
    http://support.citrix.com/proddocs/topic/infocenter/ic-how-to-use.html