Introducing Horizon Client for Chrome 4.8
Jun15

Introducing Horizon Client for Chrome 4.8

The new Horizon Client for Chrome 4.8 is here! The Horizon team’s strategy for Chromebooks is like finger jello, with lots of colorful layers. We generally recommend that customers install the Horizon Client for Android from the Google Play Store. But some older Chromebooks can’t access to the Google Play store. For those users, we have a new, completely rewritten Horizon Client for Chrome. The new Chrome 4.8 client is more stable and...

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WWDC 2018: Keynote Highlights for iOS, macOS, and tvOS
Jun15

WWDC 2018: Keynote Highlights for iOS, macOS, and tvOS

WWDC 2018 Keynote Platform Highlights As is tradition, Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, kicked off another Apple Worldwide Developers Conference commonly called WWDC (or “dub dub” to some attendees) with a keynote full of announcements. This year saw more focus on expanding the unique capabilities of Apple’s core platforms and giving developers more power to innovate by growing their development frameworks. I attended WWDC 2018 and here are my...

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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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Augmented World Expo 2018: Go XR or Go Extinct
Jun08

Augmented World Expo 2018: Go XR or Go Extinct

“Now is the time to go XR or go extinct.” – Ori Inbar, Co-Founder of AWE and Super Ventures Last week’s Augmented World Expo (AWE) USA in Santa Clara, California was AWEsome! With nearly 6,000 attendees and hundreds of breakout sessions and exhibitors, the event was full of new technologies and insights surrounding augmented reality (AR), mixed reality (MR), and virtual reality (VR). This year, we saw the introduction of ‘XR’, a new...

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VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition On-premises Reference Architecture
Jun06

VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition On-premises Reference Architecture

The VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition On-premises Reference Architecture is now available and is a must read for anyone considering, designing, or undertaking a VMware Workspace ONE or VMware Horizon 7–based project. This reference architecture provides guidance, an example architecture, best practices, and detailed configuration information for deploying all products in an integrated manner. VMware...

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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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