Update: Logon GPO Analysis via PowerShell

Update: Logon GPO Analysis via PowerShell

Posted By Niron Koren
End-user happiness would decrease exponentially if your end-user had enough time to make a cup of joe while logging on.  Therefore, a crucial part of a good end-user experience is keeping logon times short. Part of your job as a SysAdmin is to make sure that the logon sequence, including authorization, profile load, shell initialization […]
ControlUp Research – What we learned from studying 238 million logons

ControlUp Research – What we learned from studying 238 million logons

Posted By Eugene
We recently concluded a big data research, studying individual application and VDI logons over a period of just under 2 years. Our findings led to the first-ever benchmark driven by global community data, which suggests a definitive guideline as to how long a healthcare organization’s logon process should take, and what are realistic goals for […]
Great New Update to the Analyze Logon Duration Script

Great New Update to the Analyze Logon Duration Script

Posted By Niron Koren
Hi there ControlUpers! A new and most welcomed update to our most popular script, which I have written – Analyze Logon Duration – has been released. You’ll find two major aspects that are new in the updated script: The Analyze Logon Duration script now fully supports Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016. In an effort to make things easier […]
Logon Duration – Insights from 20 Million Logons

Logon Duration – Insights from 20 Million Logons

Posted By Eugene
A global dataset of Windows logon duration statistics reveals average durations of various stages in the logon process. These global results can be useful as guidelines for IT professionals when setting expectations, goals and budgets. This article presents statistics for every stage of the logon process and elaborates on some of the common misconfigurations that […]
Logon Duration – What Can Be Learned from 2 Million Logons?

Logon Duration – What Can Be Learned from 2 Million Logons?

Posted By Eugene
Introduction How fast is the user logon process in business IT environments? This question is of interest for IT pros because an answer to it can provide a benchmark for user experience. This article presents statistics from a global dataset of logon duration metrics gathered by the ControlUp Insights platform. ControlUp Insights is a cloud-based […]
ControlUp Insights – Historical Reporting & Analytics for End-user Computing

ControlUp Insights – Historical Reporting & Analytics for End-user Computing

Posted By Yoni
It’s a big day here at ControlUp! Today we released our new analytics and historical reporting platform, ControlUp Insights, together with a new version of our Real-time console – ControlUp 5.0. Last year, we spent a lot of time speaking with our customers, EUC community leaders and industry experts in order to understand the requirements and expectations […]
VDI Monitoring: What You Don’t Know You’re Missing

VDI Monitoring: What You Don’t Know You’re Missing

Posted By Yoni
How do you know that what you understand to be all-encompassing isn’t actually quite as extensive as you might have thought? Surely when you buy an all-inclusive package, you can feel safe in the knowledge that the words all-inclusive are a dead giveaway. Apparently this is not necessarily true, as while nothing is completely perfect, so this […]
Troubleshooting Slow Logons Caused by a Large User Profile

Troubleshooting Slow Logons Caused by a Large User Profile

Posted By Niron Koren
Profile management is an important aspect of every Application or Desktop virtualization implementation.  Regardless if you have a user profile management solution or if you manage your users’ profile locally, it is important to monitor and moderate the profile size and composition (total amount of files). Monitoring the user profile size and its storage capacity […]
Top VDI End-User Experience Metrics and How to Measure Them

Top VDI End-User Experience Metrics and How to Measure Them

Posted By Yoni
When an organization makes the transition from physical to virtual desktops, the IT department must do everything that they can to make sure that the virtual desktops perform as well, if not better than the physical desktops that they are replacing. To do so, administrators have long relied on performance metrics. Today however, there is […]
Logon GPO Analysis via PowerShell

Logon GPO Analysis via PowerShell

Posted By Niron Koren
End-user happiness would decrease exponentially if your end-user had enough time to make a cup of joe while logging on.  Therefore, a crucial part of a good end-user experience is keeping logon times short. Part of your job as a SysAdmin is to make sure that the logon sequence, including authorization, profile load, shell initialization […]

Introducing ControlUp 4.1: End-User Experience Monitoring with Logon Duration Metrics

Posted By ControlUp Team
A key objective for any system admin is to provide a superior end-user experience.  The ability to monitor logon duration times is a new and highly anticipated feature of ControlUp version 4.1. With the Logon Duration feature you will now have the crucial information you need to track your VDI performance, which in turn improves […]