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Real-Time Application Delivery and User Management with VMware App Volumes
This video walks through a hypothetical use-case to demonstrate the real-world value of VMware App Volumes.
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Introduction to VMware App Volumes
This video evaluates the pros and cons of persistant and non-persistant desktops, and explains how App Volumes add value.
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VMware App Volumes: Technical Overview
August 02, 2018
This brief video is a technical overview of VMware App Volumes. Learn about what App Volumes does, how it works, and understand the architecture.
VMware Horizon 7: JMP Technologies - Expert Q&A
May 07, 2018
Welcome to the Digital Workspace Tech Zone Expert Q&A series, where you'll hear from technical experts about the top technical questions in the end user computing space. This Expert Q&A
VMware Horizon 7: JMP Automated Workflows - Expert Q&A
January 08, 2019
This Expert Q&A video introduces us to the to the new JMP (jump) automated workflows in Horizon.
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VMware App Volumes: Architecture Whiteboard
This whiteboard session covers the technical architecture of VMware App Volumes.
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VMware App Volumes 2.14: User Writable Volumes Management - Feature Walk-through
May 29, 2018
VMware App Volumes 2.14 introduces several new features to improve management of User Writable Volumes. This video demonstrates the ability to move volumes, create manual or scheduled backups, and how
VMware App Volumes 2.14: What's New
May 27, 2018
See What's New in App Volumes 2.14. Includes a demo of the new User Writable Volumes management features.
VMware User Environment Manager 9.3: MS Outlook OST on VMware App Volumes - Feature Walk-through
January 04, 2018
VMware User Environment Manager 9.3 includes a new integration with VMware App Volumes, further improving the user experience for non-persistent VDI. This feature enables easy configuration to manage and persist
VMware App Volumes 2.15: What's New
December 12, 2018
This short video highlights the new features of App Volumes 2.15. It provides an overview and benefits of the key features of the release.
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App Volumes: Many Applications in Seconds
Watch a demo assigning multiple AppStacks to a single virtual machine.
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VMware App Volumes 2.13: What's New
October 22, 2017
This short, technical presentation covers the new features in the App Volumes 2.13 release.
VMware App Volumes 2.13 AppStack Attach Limit Demo
October 15, 2017
Find out how to handle VMware AppStack attach limits in this video.
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VMware App Volumes: Create And Assign AppStacks
This video walks through creating and assigning AppStacks.
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VMware App Volumes: Update AppStacks
Watch a quick demo that shows how to update AppStacks.
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.NET Interoperability in App Volumes
This demo shows .NET framework interoperability with apps, such as Paint.NET.
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VMware App Volumes - Using AppStacks in Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Environments
This video demonstrates how to use VMware App Volumes to enhance Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop environments.
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App Volumes with Citrix XenApp
This video provides a walk-through of how to use App Volumes and Citrix XenApp together.
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Introduction to VMware Horizon 7 for Citrix Administrators
June 19, 2017
This guide provides a tour of VMware Horizon 7 for administrators who have deployed Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop in the past. It discusses how the Citrix components map to a
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VMware App Volumes for Developer Desktops Quick Demo Guide
This guide walks-through using VMware App Volumes to turn a stateless desktop into a developer desktop with Microsoft Visual Studio 2013. For a demo of the same procedure, check out this video.
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VMware App Volumes: Writable Volumes and AppStacks
This guide walks-through using VMware App Volumes to attach and detach AppStacks, and to install a sample application that will persist across sessions via the App Volumes writable volume. 
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Free Hands-On Lab: VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise - JMP, App Volumes, and User Environment Manager
November 19, 2018
Configure VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise as a Just in Time Management platform (JMP) with App Volumes and User Environment Manager.
Free Hands-On Lab: VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise – Security, Operations and Troubleshooting
November 19, 2018
Optimize ongoing operations of your VMware Horizon 7 deployment by configuring the Unified Access Gateway and segmenting user access to your deployment. Configure and troubleshoot certificates and explore the Horizon
Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware App Volumes
July 31, 2018
This Quick-Start tutorial helps you to get started with VMware App Volumes, provides details about its architecture and components, and includes exercises to walk you through setting up a proof-of-concept
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Network Ports in VMware Horizon 7
June 28, 2019
This document lists port requirements for connectivity between the various components and servers in a VMware Horizon® 7 deployment. This document applies to all versions of Horizon 7 from 7.0
VMware Workspace ONE and VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition On-premises Reference Architecture
August 02, 2018
Executive Summary This reference architecture describes how to address business requirements and use cases with services constructed by integrating the components of VMware Workspace™ ONE™, including VMware Horizon® 7 Enterprise
App Volumes Reference Architecture
October 11, 2017
For this reference architecture, VMware App Volumes was tested in various scenarios to evaluate its performance and capacity in a View desktop environment. This paper describes a simple, validated architecture
App Volumes Deployment Considerations
March 01, 2018
Introduction This deployment considerations guide describes VMware App Volumes™ capabilities, architecture, and implementation requirements and addresses frequently asked high-level questions about deploying an App Volumes solution. The example setting for
Antivirus Considerations in a VMware Horizon 7 Environment
February 05, 2017
This Antivirus Considerations guide discusses the use of antivirus software in a VMware Horizon® 7 environment, and changes that can be made to improve performance without compromising system security.
Best Practices for Published Applications and Desktops in VMware Horizon Apps and VMware Horizon 7
July 23, 2017
Learn how to optimize performance on your RDSH applications and desktops by following the best practices listed in this guide; some of these include general vSphere, ESXi host sizing, RDSH
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Replacing the Self-Signed Certificate in VMware App Volumes 2.12
This blog post walks you through the process of replacing the App Volumes Manager self-signed certificate with a Microsoft CA-signed certificate.
Last Updated: May 31, 2019
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Upgrading App Volumes Components
This guide explains how to upgrade the different App Volumes components using the installer.
Last Updated: May 31, 2019
Updating AppStacks and Writable Volumes: VMware App Volumes Operational Tutorial
January 06, 2019
In this tutorial, find out how best to upgrade your App Volumes AppStacks and writable volumes.
Upgrading App Volumes Manager Servers and Agents: VMware App Volumes Operational Tutorial
January 06, 2019
In this tutorial, learn how to upgrade your App Volumes Manager server, App Volumes Agents, and prepacked templates.
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VMware Product Interoperability Matrix: Upgrade Path
Use this matrix to see which product versions are compatible for an upgrade.
Last Updated: May 31, 2019
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