Ensuring Endpoint Device Compliance for VMware Horizon Access
Jan03

Ensuring Endpoint Device Compliance for VMware Horizon Access

Ensure all client devices accessing VMware Horizon virtual desktops and applications comply with a set of administrator-defined device policies with a new feature, endpoint compliance check, made after user authentication. VMware partnered with security software company OPSWAT to enable this new Horizon security feature through OPSWAT MetaAccess, a cloud-based access control solution that helps organisations enforce endpoint...

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Technical Introduction to VMware Unified Access Gateway for Horizon Secure Remote Access
Sep09

Technical Introduction to VMware Unified Access Gateway for Horizon Secure Remote Access

In this post I will give an overview of Unified Access Gateway, the VMware virtual appliance used with End-User Computing products. I will describe the main features and then drill down a little into deployment, security, high availability (HA) and scalability. What Is Unified Access Gateway? Unified Access Gateway (UAG)  is a virtual appliance primarily designed to allow secure remote access to VMware end-user computing resources...

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Using VMware Horizon View Agent Direct-Connection in Horizon View 5.3

One of the great new features of VMware Horizon View 5.3 is the ability for any View Client to connect directly to a Horizon View desktop without using View Connection Server. VMware Horizon View Agent Direct-Connection (VADC) Plug-In enables some important new possibilities and flexibility in the way that Horizon View desktops can be used. What Is the Horizon View Agent Direct-Connection For? This new feature is intended to allow...

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