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Horizon View 6.0 Part 9–Configuring Horizon View for the First Time

Now that the Connection Server and View Composer are installed, it’s time to configure the components to actually work together with vCenter to provision and manage desktop pools. 1,042 more words

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VMware Flings are a curious concept. Not quite production code, yet not quite hobby code either. However, it’s a veritable goldmine of useful tools and applications to complement, manage and augment your VMware estate. 712 more words


Turn a raspberry pi into a thin client?

I came across a pretty cool idea for the Raspberry PI today that could greatly help those deploying view in an environment where budget is a big deal.   131 more words

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Horizon 6.0.1 Upgrade Experience

Lsat weekend, I upgraded my Horizon View environment to Horizon 6.0.1. I wanted to do this upgrade to take a look at the expanded printing support that VMware added in this minor release. 811 more words

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Delayed login when using BLAST on Horizon View

If you use the VMware Horizon View HTML5 Client aka BLAST and notice that your logon is almost twice as longer from an RDP or a PCoIP session you are not crazy or alone. 323 more words


Horizon View 6.0 Part 8 - Installing The First Connection Server

Connection Servers are one of the most important components in a Horizon View environment. Connection Servers come in three flavors – the standard Connection Server, the Replica Connection Server, and the Security Server – and handle multiple roles including user Authentication against Active Directory, pool management and brokering connections desktops, terminal servers, and applications. 709 more words

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Horizon View 6 - Cloud Pod Architecture

So my weekend involved taking the kids to soccer and leaving the field 1.5 hours later like a block of ice. Another winters day in Wellington to remind me how great Sydney weather was.   571 more words

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