What’s New with Horizon 7 v 7.6
Sep06

What’s New with Horizon 7 v 7.6

We are happy to announce the GA release of VMware Horizon 7 version 7.6 today. We are also releasing VMware User Environment Manager 9.5 and VMware App Volumes 2.14.2 today. Horizon 7 Version 7.6 Horizon 7 version 7.6 includes the following new features: New Horizon Cloud Connector Additional features in Horizon 7 on VMware Cloud on AWS New Blast Extreme functionality, including adaptive transport with IPv6 Geolocation redirection...

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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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Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure –Technical Walkthrough (Part 4) Creating an Image for Use with RDSH Servers (or VDI Desktops)
Apr06

Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure –Technical Walkthrough (Part 4) Creating an Image for Use with RDSH Servers (or VDI Desktops)

In part 3 of this blog series, I walked through the steps to get your first Horizon Cloud Service Node deployed into Microsoft Azure, along with domain joining it. In part 4 of the blog series, I will walk you through the steps to create a published image that can be used to deliver desktop and application sessions (and in the future VDI desktops too) to your end users with Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure. The process is...

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VMware NSX Micro-Segmentation for VMware Horizon 7
Jan16

VMware NSX Micro-Segmentation for VMware Horizon 7

Organizations that embark on the journey of building virtual desktop environments bring traditionally external endpoints into the data center. These Windows or Linux endpoints are now closer to and often reside on the same networking infrastructure as the backend application servers that these may access by multiple end users. Malicious attacks that would traditionally take place outside the data center, should an end user find their...

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