I have now released my Desktop Director RES AM Runbook. Follow this link for more details Citrix Desktop Director 2.1 has just been released with XenDesktop 5.6. Desktop Director is the web administration tool which allows support and helpdesk staff to manage certain components of XenApp and XenDesktop. The interface is intuitive and offers lots of information that was not available in previous consoles. It’s a great addition to XenApp and XenDesktop but requires some work to get it up and running. In this article I will share some of the issues I have come across when setting up Desktop Director. I always favour a tiered approach to Citrix environments and I therefore like to separate out the different roles, such as Controllers and Management components. This article describes hosting Desktop Director on separate servers to your XenDesktop or XenApp controllers,…