Supporting a Rich User Experience for Remote Employees with VMware and NVIDIA
Apr03

Supporting a Rich User Experience for Remote Employees with VMware and NVIDIA

Ensuring great end-user experience is critical to productivity, especially these days as organizations are working to enable more employees to work from home or work remotely. To help with an increasingly remote workforce, many organizations are turning to virtual app and desktop (VDI) technologies like VMware Horizon 7 and Horizon Cloud in order to minimize disruption to their business. Virtual apps and desktops offer IT...

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6 Reasons Why Customers Choose Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS
Apr01

6 Reasons Why Customers Choose Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS

I have engaged with hundreds of clients on their Digital Workspace Transformation journey during my last 6+ years of working with VMware. Specifically, in the last two years, I have worked with leading clients who have shown interest or are already building their virtual desktop (VDI) and app services on Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS. Clients have many reasons to go down this route as part of their digital workspace journey,...

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Automating VMware Horizon 7 with VMware PowerCLI
Jan27

Automating VMware Horizon 7 with VMware PowerCLI

This blog was originally published in January 2017 and updated in January 2020.   VMware PowerCLI has integrated PowerShell support for VMware Horizon 7 to allow for programmatic control and automation through the View API. With the VMware PowerCLI Horizon 7 functionality, we actually get three things: the Horizon 7 PowerCLI module itself, 100 percent access to the View API with online documentation, and a set of advanced...

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VMware Horizon: Windows 7 and Window 8 Support
Dec04

VMware Horizon: Windows 7 and Window 8 Support

There is a moment when your jeans are perfectly broken in, soft but still presentable. It’s magic. But it’s tempting to wear those jeans for too long, pretending they are okay when they are actually on the verge of ripping. Microsoft announced years ago that it was dropping support for Windows 7 but not all organizations are ready. To keep our customers from having an embarrassing accident, we are laying out our Windows 7 and 8...

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Providing Secure Access to VMware Horizon 7 with the VMware Unified Access Gateway
Nov26

Providing Secure Access to VMware Horizon 7 with the VMware Unified Access Gateway

VMware Unified Access Gateway is a platform that provides secure edge services and access to defined resources that reside in the internal network. You can use Unified Access Gateway to design VMware Horizon 7 and VMware Workspace ONE UEM deployments that require secure external access to apps in your organization. The purpose of this blog post is to highlight the Providing Secure Access to VMware Horizon 7 with the VMware Unified...

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Driving Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Innovation with VMware Horizon at VMworld 2019 Europe
Nov05

Driving Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Innovation with VMware Horizon at VMworld 2019 Europe

Well this is a busy time of year! Right now, two conferences are happening that affect nearly every organization on the planet: VMworld Europe and Microsoft Ignite. Our teams are split between Barcelona and Orlando, and there is a lot going on! It’s an especially exciting time for the virtual desktop and apps market as customers are looking at use cases to leverage our VMware Horizon hybrid and multi-cloud capabilities for their...

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