Citrix NetScaler Load Balancer ICMP Response

Citrix NetScaler Load Balancer ICMP Response

A common practice when setting up Load Balancers and creating highly available services is the need to have a keep alive test to ensure the service is up and running well. In the world of Citrix NetScalers and high availability this practice does not always suit. The reason behind this is that the NetScaler will respond to ICMP echo requests on behalf of the vIP in the event that all the back end services are down unless you specifically specify otherwise. To resolve this follow these steps.

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Setting Up NetScaler GSLB To Load Balance Access Gateway

Setting Up NetScaler GSLB To Load Balance Access Gateway

There is not many step by step guides out there on setting it all up with images and explanations so I thought I would write a guide on setting it up. Hopefully this should help some of you out there

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How to present Citrix XenMobile 8.6 and AppController 2.9 Externally from a single IP Address

How to present Citrix XenMobile 8.6 and AppController 2.9 Externally from a single IP Address

I was building a Citrix XenMobile and AppController Poc for a demo and came across an issue when presenting the entire solution externally via a single IP address.  Normally you…

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