Configuration tasks for XenServer Management lists the configuration tasks for XenServer management.

Table 1. Configuration tasks for XenServer Management

Task

Configuration source

Prerequisite

Install XenTools on XenServer Virtual Machine

“Configure the XenTools on XenServer Virtual Machine” on page 302

Optional

Ensure that XenServer discovery and monitoring is enabled. By default, it is enabled.

“Enabling XenServer discovery and monitoring” on page 302

Required

Configure the Server Manager with XenServer credentials.

“How to Set Up the EMC Smarts Server Manager for Citrix XenServer” on page 302

Required

Start the discovery process.

“How to Set Up the EMC Smarts Server Manager for Citrix XenServer” on page 302

Optional

Adjust polling and threshold settings in the Polling and Threshold Console.

“Polling and Thresholds” on page 300