Use the Horizon Desktop Usage dashboard to view usage data for the desktop pools in your Horizon environment.

The All Desktop Pools widget lists all of the VDI desktop pools in your Horizon environment and is the master widget for the dashboard. When you select a pool in the All Desktop Pools widget, the other widgets on the dashboard show information about the pool you selected. The All Desktop Pools widget also contains several columns that show aggregate metrics.

You can select a desktop pool in the All Desktop Pools widget and click the Dashboard Navigation button to navigate to other Horizon dashboards or launch Horizon Administrator.

Horizon Desktop Usage dashboard does not have RDS and Application details or Pools.

Tips for Using the Horizon Desktop Usage Dashboard

  • Use the Desktop Resource Trend widget to view connected and disconnected sessions for the selected pool. The charts in this widget enable you to compare the number of sessions during different time periods. Use the Pool desktop Sessions widget to view all connected and Disconnected sessions for the selected pool. This widget also contains several metric columns, including Logon Timestamp. You can click the Dashboard Navigation button to navigate to the Horizon user Session Details dashboard.

  • Use the Top Pool Alerts widget to view active alerts for the selected pool and its children.

  • Use the Pool Events widget to view a time-line of pool events and alerts.

  • You can use the Running Application/Processes & Users widget on the horizon Desktop usage dashboard to obtain information about in-guest processes and their resource usage for Desktop session objects.

  • Use the Use VDI Desktop Resource Consumptions widget to view user consumption for sessions.