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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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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In 2018, We Can’t “Bucket” Users Anymore
May31

In 2018, We Can’t “Bucket” Users Anymore

    Legacy Paradigm – Bucketing Users Ever since the earliest multi-user remote Windows solutions of the 1990s, we’ve classified users based on broad commonalities. Sometimes this was departmental—legal users versus accounting users versus engineering users. Other times we broke users down by their assumed sophistication level—power users, knowledge worker, task workers, etc. While this wasn’t ideal, the “bucketing” of users...

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What’s New with VMware Horizon Application and Desktop Virtualization Products
May29

What’s New with VMware Horizon Application and Desktop Virtualization Products

We have been very busy the last few months at VMware End-User Computing, working on some exciting enhancements to our portfolio. Today we are very excited to release many updates to the VMware Horizon family of products, including VMware Horizon 7 version 7.5, VMware Horizon Cloud, VMware App Volumes 2.14, and VMware User Environment Manager 9.4. Let’s take a look at some of the significant new features. Horizon 7 Version 7.5...

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What’s New with Horizon 7 and Horizon Cloud
May07

What’s New with Horizon 7 and Horizon Cloud

Despite the massive growth in SaaS and mobile app adoption, Windows legacy and custom apps still represent a sizable chunk of the applications used in most enterprise environments today. But with Windows 10 (and its many updates)—managing these types of apps has become even more time consuming and expensive. Not surprisingly—many of you have turned to virtualization to manage these apps—particularly as part of a larger digital...

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