What’s New with Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS
Nov06

What’s New with Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS

Extending Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS with Horizon Cloud Service Several months ago, we announced the preview of Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS. There has been overwhelming interest and demand from our customers, and that’s why today I am excited to tell you about two major developments. First, we are announcing the general availability of Horizon 7 (VDI and RDSH, Full Clones and Instant Clones) and App Volumes on VMware Cloud...

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Tech Preview: Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS
Mar07

Tech Preview: Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS

Rapidly scale Horizon desktops and applications with an elastic cloud platform Enterprises are embracing hybrid cloud in a big way. Studies have shown that at least 79.9%* of organizations have a hybrid cloud strategy today. The desire for a hybrid cloud is fueled by enterprises that want the benefits and flexibility offered by the cloud, but are reluctant to give up their on-premises infrastructure. As applications move toward hybrid...

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VMware Horizon Enterprise Extended Service Branch (ESB)
Feb16

VMware Horizon Enterprise Extended Service Branch (ESB)

A Longer-Term VMware Horizon Platform for Mission-Critical Desktop and App Workloads A substantial number of customers deploy the VMware Horizon desktop and app virtualization platform to deliver mission-critical desktops and apps (e.g. electronic medical record software, like Epic). For these customers, upgrading Horizon can be quite resource-intensive and requires long-term planning. So ideally, these customers would like to remain...

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Get Started with VMware Instant Clone Technology in VMware Horizon 7
Oct18

Get Started with VMware Instant Clone Technology in VMware Horizon 7

It has been a year and half since VMware Instant Clone Technology became available in VMware Horizon 7. With each successive release, this capability has improved in quality and feature richness. If you are still on the older VMware View Composer linked-clone technology, it’s time to try a new way of provisioning desktops. Provisioning using Instant Clone Technology is significantly faster than with View Composer linked-clone...

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When Will VMware Instant Clone Technology Support High-End 3D Graphics?
Mar20

When Will VMware Instant Clone Technology Support High-End 3D Graphics?

New in VMware Horizon 7.1: VMware Instant Clone Technology & NVIDIA GRID vGPU “When will VMware Instant Clone Technology support high-end, 3D graphics?” This is the most frequently asked question I got from customers after we launched VMware Instant Clone Technology in VMware Horizon 7. VMware virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) customers had to choose between either having high-end, hardware-accelerated graphics...

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