VMware Horizon Cloud Service Supports Your Compliance Requirements, Including PCI-DSS, SOC, Cyber Essentials Plus and More!
Nov24

VMware Horizon Cloud Service Supports Your Compliance Requirements, Including PCI-DSS, SOC, Cyber Essentials Plus and More!

As we shared earlier this year at VMworld, VMware Horizon Cloud has significantly grown in 2020. Cloud-based VDI has clear benefits for customers that needed to scale up remote working quickly, and as we look towards 2021, we know that the flexibility is going to continue to be important for even more of our customers. Customers in regulated industries might be watching all this cloud VDI activity and wondering if it can work for...

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Horizon Cloud Connector Know-How Series – Auto-Upgrade
Nov23

Horizon Cloud Connector Know-How Series – Auto-Upgrade

Welcome back to the Horizon Cloud Connector know-how series! So far, we have introduced you to the Horizon Cloud Connector and walked you through its onboarding process. In the third blog post of this series, we are going to talk about the auto-upgrade feature of the Horizon Cloud Connector. Why do you need auto-upgrade? The Horizon Cloud Connector is a critical component bridging the Horizon Connection Server to the Horizon Control...

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Horizon Cloud Connector Know-How Series – Onboarding Horizon Cloud Connector
Nov13

Horizon Cloud Connector Know-How Series – Onboarding Horizon Cloud Connector

In the first post in our Horizon Cloud Connector Know-How Series, we discovered what is Horizon Cloud Connector, and the key role it plays in enabling Horizon administrators to start adopting the benefits for their VDI environments. To recap, the Horizon Cloud Connector is a virtual appliance that connects the existing on-premises Horizon deployments to the Horizon Control Plane, a cloud management console that consists of a set of...

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Learn about the Horizon Control Plane – Image Management
Nov12

Learn about the Horizon Control Plane – Image Management

By David Gilon and Rick Terlep Many organizations leverage a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solution in a hybrid or multi-cloud manner for today’s most urgent use cases, including work from home, business continuity, real-time bursting, disaster recovery and high availability. They might start out with the virtual desktops or Microsoft RDSH server farms residing on-premises, and later on deploying and scaling-up Horizon Pods of...

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What’s New in Horizon Cloud Connector 1.8 Release
Oct16

What’s New in Horizon Cloud Connector 1.8 Release

Horizon Cloud Connector 1.8 release not only has many enhancements, but also provides more flexibility to customers. Customers can now choose the resource utilization based on the cloud features they plan to use.  Deployment Profiles Previous releases of Cloud Connector required resources (vCPU, RAM) to support all features of the VMware Horizon hybrid solution. These features include:  • Subscription License  • Connection Server...

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Four Reasons Horizon is the Choice for Modern and Secure Hybrid-Cloud VDI & Apps: Updates From VMworld 2020
Sep30

Four Reasons Horizon is the Choice for Modern and Secure Hybrid-Cloud VDI & Apps: Updates From VMworld 2020

As we settle into the first ever, entirely remote VMworld, we reflect on the year so far and the sharp turn we have collectively taken to work from home. Remote work has become mainstream and many organizations have turned to VMware Horizon and Horizon Cloud to securely deliver corporate resources to their employees, keeping them connected, productive and engaged. But not all virtual desktop and app platforms are built equally, as...

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