Citrix License Usage Insights Service

Citrix License Usage Insights Service

The LUI Service in Workspace Cloud is a free cloud service that helps Citrix Service Providers understand and report on Citrix product usage.

On March 23rd, Citrix will announce the availability of the Citrix License Usage Insights Service Preview to Citrix Service Providers.

Here is what you need to know about the License Usage Insights (LUI) Service Preview:

What it is: The LUI Service in Workspace Cloud is a free cloud service that helps Citrix Service Providers understand and report on Citrix product usage.

Who it is for: Any current Citrix Service Provider who chooses to opt in as an early adopter of the LUI Service Preview

Benefits to Citrix Service Providers:

Trend Analysis:

  • Learn what customers are actually using
  • Identify usage trends
  • Optimise your most popular service offerings

Reporting Accuracy:

  • Get a complete, aggregated view of license usage across all servers
  • See a clear layout of SKUs deployed
  • Manage zero-cost and trial users; report on paid subscriber usage to distributor

Simplicity:

  • Collaborate on cross-functional reporting duties using a cloud-based service
  • Quickly add and train new administrators
  • No need to deploy additional reporting tools

Feeatures that will be available to Citrix Service Providers:

  • License Server Status:  Easily understand how many license servers you have and whether or not they’re updated for use with the LUI service.
  • Usage Collection:  Understand product usage through automated collection and aggregation of Citrix product usage – no need to deploy additional tools.
  • SKU Mapping: Simplify the reporting process through intelligent mapping of product usage to reporting SKUs
  • Zero Cost User Management:  Manage a list of free users to take full advantage of CSP licensing benefits.
  • Historical View: Quickly understand how your business with Citrix is trending and which products are seeing the most growth.
SOURCE Citrix
I am the Business Development Manager - HSP for Crayon Group, I oversee and support the indirect business within Crayon subsidiaries across the globe. I have more than 16 years of experience in Managed Services, Business Development, Licensing, IT Operations, Project Management, Solutions and Services delivery in the Middle East, Africa Europe and East Asia. Deep knowledge in different licensing models, rules and regulations, and a long experience in virtualization concepts, cloud computing, managed services, service provider licensing programs, data center management and operations.