UCSD - Integration with Citrix NetScalar VPX version 11 loadbalancing using UCS Director

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    Citrix NetScalar VPX version 11 loadbalancing using UCS Director

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    Prerequisites

    Minimum UCSD version: 5.4.0.0

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    User Output

    Instructions for Regular Workflow Use:

    Instructions for Regular Workflow Use:

    1. Download the attached .ZIP file below to your computer. *Remember the location of the saved file on your computer.
    2. Unzip the file on your computer. Should end up with a .WFD file.
    3. Log in to UCS Director as a user that has "system-admin" privileges.
    4. Navigate to "Policies-->Orchestration" and click on "Import".
    5. Click "Browse" and navigate to the location on your computer where the .WFD file resides. Choose the .WFD file and click "Open".
    6. Click "Upload" and then "OK" once the file upload is completed. Then click "Next".
    7. Click the "Select" button next to "Import Workflows". Click the "Check All" button to check all checkboxes and then the "Select" button.
    8. Click "Submit".
    9. A new folder should appear in "Policies-->Orchestration" that contains the imported workflow. You will now need to update the included tasks with information about the specific environment.

     

    A thank you goes out to: Rene Riksen

     

     

    Implementation of Citrix NetScalar VPX version 11 loadbalancing using UCS Director.

    The export contains beside the workflows, nitro.jar from the  NITRO API SDK for Java (Citrix).

     

     

    The custom tasks and workflows:

     

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    The jar file in the script module:

     

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    Some of the workflow execution(s):

     

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