Network Ports in Horizon 7: Diagram Updated

Written in partnership with Ray Heffer, Global Cloud Architect (End-User-Computing Lead), VMware Ray Heffer has produced another update to the Network Ports Diagram for Horizon 7. This intricate diagram gives you a lot of vital information in one page. It is not something you will memorize, but it is something that you will refer to often. Here is the update for the new release. Click the diagram to download the PDF. What is new in...

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Updated Windows Operating System Optimization Tool Guide

The VMware OS Optimization Tool (OSOT), a VMware Fling, helps optimize the performance of Windows-based virtual desktops used with View in VMware Horizon 7, VMware Horizon Air Cloud-Hosted Desktops and Apps, and VMware Horizon Air Hybrid-Mode. The recently published update of the VMware Windows Operating System Optimization Tool Guide (OSOT Guide), which documents the use of the OSOT, includes several changes from the previous version...

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Announcing the VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition Reference Architecture: Validated Integration Design Paper
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Announcing the VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition Reference Architecture: Validated Integration Design Paper

Opening a restaurant is a romantic notion that many of us have had at some point in our lives. Create a business plan, identify our target market or customers, and then come up with recipes that will satisfy those customers (and attract lots more). Sounds easy, right? It is time to get cooking! Well, not quite. We must do a bit of planning and preparation before we get to that stage. Similarly, to ensure a successful VMware Horizon 7...

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Mirage and MongoDB, Part 4: Troubleshooting

By Yan Aksenfeld, Member of Technical Staff, VMware This concludes a 4-part series discussing the addition of MongoDB to Mirage. Part 1 introduced the benefits of adding MongoDB to Mirage to enhance the performance of Mirage when working with a large number of small files. Part 2 discussed new components, installations, and upgrades. Part 3 took a closer look at the underlying technology behind MongoDB and Mirage. This blog post...

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Mirage and MongoDB, Part 3: Deep Dive

By Yan Aksenfeld, Member of Technical Staff, VMware This 4-part series discusses the addition of MongoDB to Mirage. Part 1 introduced the benefits of adding MongoDB to Mirage to enhance the performance of Mirage when working with a large number of small files. Part 2 discussed new MongoDB components in Mirage, designing Mirage for high availability, and MongoDB considerations of Mirage installations and upgrades. This blog post takes...

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