New Frontiers with VMware Horizon Blast Extreme and Remote Experience
Oct16

New Frontiers with VMware Horizon Blast Extreme and Remote Experience

Blast Extreme Innovations Within a span of few years, VMware’s Blast Extreme has become the protocol of choice for VMware Horizon customers, thanks to the rapid rate of innovation that has consistently fueled it. The Horizon 7.10 release has only catapulted Horizon’s Blast Extreme and Remote Experience to dizzying new heights. Blast Extreme has always been the protocol of choice when it came to optimized bandwidth usage. The H.264 and...

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Coming Soon: Windows Virtual Desktop support in Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure
Sep30

Coming Soon: Windows Virtual Desktop support in Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure

One year ago, Microsoft announced Windows Virtual Desktop, a platform that combines cloud-native resources with specific product entitlements to deliver a virtual desktop and application experience that resides only in Microsoft Azure. Windows Virtual Desktop announced worldwide general availability today, and we’re very excited because VMware has partnered with Microsoft to extend the features of Windows Virtual Desktop to Horizon...

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High availability, enhanced alerting, and more: What’s new in Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure
Sep26

High availability, enhanced alerting, and more: What’s new in Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure

At VMware, Q3 is always busy. Most of the attention outside the company is on VMworld, but back at the ranch, we’re still hard at work on Horizon Cloud. In the July release of Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure, we introduced support for additional Azure VM types and sizes, updated the UI, enhanced reporting capabilities and added support for custom roles when creating Microsoft Azure service principals. In this release, we’re happy to...

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VMworld 2019: Horizon Streamlines Manageability in a Hybrid and Multi-cloud World
Aug28

VMworld 2019: Horizon Streamlines Manageability in a Hybrid and Multi-cloud World

VMworld is upon us once again, and we’re excited to share our latest innovations for VMware Horizon. Organizations are embracing the cloud to get flexibility and scalability as well as to drive new use cases like disaster recovery, datacenter extension and cloud bursting. While unlocking new use cases brings exciting opportunities, manageability issues and complexity can follow. As leaders in desktop and application virtualization, we...

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VMware True Single Sign-On with VMware Horizon Cloud Service on IBM Cloud
Aug08

VMware True Single Sign-On with VMware Horizon Cloud Service on IBM Cloud

In this blog post, I will focus on differentiating users’ login experience with and without True SSO, logical work-flow of True SSO and install/integration of True SSO with VMware Horizon Cloud on IBM Cloud. True Single Sign-on (True SSO) Overview True SSO is a Horizon component with built-in integration to VMware Workspace ONE, which eliminates the requirement of entering an Active Directory (AD) password more than once while the end...

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Join Brian Madden for EUC Community Tech Talks & Beer during VMworld US 2019
Aug05

Join Brian Madden for EUC Community Tech Talks & Beer during VMworld US 2019

VMworld 2019 in San Francisco is just about a month away, which means it’s time to start planning your schedule. I’m happy to announce that I’ll again be hosting the evening EUC geek / tech talk / beer / junk food / evening event on Wednesday evening. We did this last year too—my first year at VMware—and it was a great time. Our thinking is that while VMworld is awesome, it’s also awesome, like, very huge, and it seems like us EUC...

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