VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure –Technical Walkthrough (Part 1)
Mar16

VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure –Technical Walkthrough (Part 1)

VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure provides a single platform for delivering virtualized Windows applications and desktops running in Microsoft Azure. Microsoft Azure is a very flexible and scalable cloud platform offering high reliability across its more than 40 global data centers. It allows customers to easily deploy and manage infrastructure across a global footprint. With the Horizon Cloud Service, you can publish...

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[Whitepaper] VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure: Identity Management & Networking for Success
Dec20

[Whitepaper] VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure: Identity Management & Networking for Success

VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure provides a single platform for delivering virtualized Windows applications and shared desktop sessions from Windows Server instances using Microsoft Remote Desktop Services (RDS) running in Microsoft Azure. With Horizon Cloud, you can publish business-critical Windows apps alongside Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) apps, mobile apps and desktops in a single digital workspace that is easily...

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Serial Port Redirection for Virtual Desktops in Horizon 6
Jun15

Serial Port Redirection for Virtual Desktops in Horizon 6

By Peter Brown, Director of R&D, VMware, London, UK In December 2014, we gave a sneak peak of the serial port redirection feature in View virtual desktops which we have been working on. We are delighted to announce that we have officially made this function available with our June 2015 Horizon 6 release. The new serial port redirection feature allows serial ports, either physical COM ports or USB-to-serial adapters, to be...

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Scanner Redirection in Horizon with View

By Peter Brown, Senior R&D Manager, VMware, London, UK Over the years, I have worked with many devices that were connected remotely to a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) using USB redirection. Scanners are often problematic with USB redirection—scans take a long time to complete or do not complete at all.  Scanner redirection over USB requires a large amount of bandwidth and is sequential, so can be very slow over a latent or...

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VMware Development Labs Sneak Peek: Serial Redirection in Horizon with View

By Peter Brown, Senior R&D Manager, VMware, London, UK   With this blog, we introduce a new series of occasional End-User-Computing blogs called Sneak Peeks, where we discuss features and functionality we are working on in the Development labs. This gives us a chance to share the kinds of things we are thinking about and, in turn, to hear your ideas. We hope you find this new series informative and thought-provoking. Over the...

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