Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure now supports Windows 10 VDI!
Jun14

Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure now supports Windows 10 VDI!

It’s official! VMware Horizon Cloud now supports Windows 10 VDI on Microsoft Azure. When we launched Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure in late 2017, we offered RDS-based desktops and applications with graphics support.  The interest we received was phenomenal and given VMware’s leadership in desktop virtualization, it wasn’t long before we received a large number of requests to add VDI to the simple yet powerful solution we had...

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Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure –Technical Walkthrough (Part 6)
Jun05

Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure –Technical Walkthrough (Part 6)

In part 5 of this blog series, I walked through the steps to create RDS Farms and Application and Desktop assignments. In part 6 of the Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure blog series, I will walk you through the end user experience of making use of those assignments. Let’s dive right in! Client Software Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure supports all of the clients that are supported with Horizon 7, specifically: Windows,...

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Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure–Technical Walkthrough (Part 5)
May24

Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure–Technical Walkthrough (Part 5)

Creating an RDS Farms for Application and Desktop Sessions In part 4 of this blog series, I walked through the steps to create a Published Image, which could be used to create RDS Farms or VDI Desktops. In part 5 of this blog series, I am going to walk you through the process of creating, managing and using RDS Farms for both Application and Desktop sessions. As a quick reminder, an RDS Farm is a collection of servers (one or more)...

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The Journey Continues with Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure
May08

The Journey Continues with Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure

Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure is like fine wine. It keeps getting better and better over time. Last fall, we released Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure with support for RDS-hosted desktops and apps. Today, we are happy to announce that Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure with VDI will be available this quarter. Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure will support Windows 10 virtual desktops, RDS-based desktops and apps, as well as GPU and...

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What’s New with Horizon 7 and Horizon Cloud
May07

What’s New with Horizon 7 and Horizon Cloud

Despite the massive growth in SaaS and mobile app adoption, Windows legacy and custom apps still represent a sizable chunk of the applications used in most enterprise environments today. But with Windows 10 (and its many updates)—managing these types of apps has become even more time consuming and expensive. Not surprisingly—many of you have turned to virtualization to manage these apps—particularly as part of a larger digital...

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