Happy Birthday Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure
Sep21

Happy Birthday Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure

Wow – It’s amazing how time flies. It has been a year since the launch of the VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure, which brings together two industry leaders, VMware and Microsoft by offering desktops and apps in the cloud. When we first launched the service, we offered RDS-based desktops and applications with graphics support. This was met with great customer demand. But we didn’t stop there and added support for Windows...

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VMware Horizon Cloud Service: What’s New in the September 2018 Release
Sep20

VMware Horizon Cloud Service: What’s New in the September 2018 Release

The September 2018 release of Horizon Cloud is now live! We will be rolling out this update in the next few weeks. Watch for a notification in your Horizon Cloud console that the update is available and ready for you to schedule. Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure There are several new service updates to be aware of in this release. Horizon Cloud Service Updates We are establishing a new Control Plane instance for Horizon Cloud...

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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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