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What Is Horizon 7?
May 01, 2018
Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) products, such as VMware Horizon® 7, enable IT departments to run virtual machine (VM) desktops and applications in the data center and remotely deliver these desktops
Technical Overview Overview
How Does Horizon 7 Work?
March 19, 2018
As you learned in our “What Is Horizon 7?” article, VMware Horizon® 7 is the leading platform for Windows desktop and application virtualization, providing a consistent user experience across devices
Technical Overview Overview
VMware Horizon 7 Demo for IT Admins
May 01, 2018
This video, designed for IT Administrators, gives you a comprehensive look into the capabilities in Horizon 7.
Feature Walk-through Overview
VMware Horizon 7: Expert Q&A
May 01, 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 video
Experts Talk Overview
Free Hands-On Lab: VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise
October 23, 2018
Hands-on lab Overview
VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure: Technical Introduction
August 14, 2018
This video provides a technical introduction to Horizon Cloud on Azure.
Experts Talk Overview
VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure: Technical Overview
August 02, 2018
This video provides a technical overview of VMware Horizon Cloud with Microsoft Azure. Understand the product, what it does, how it works and the architecture.
Technical Overview Overview
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VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: What's New
April 05, 2017
As an introduction to the technical advancements in Horizon 7.1, this video reviews the technical and logical architecture of Horizon, as well as the main components.
What's New Intermediate
Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware Horizon 7
January 17, 2019
This Quick-Start tutorial provides a technical overview of the View component of VMware Horizon® 7. Set up a proof-of-concept environment and learn how to create VDI desktops, RDSH-published applications, automated
Quick-Start Overview
Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware App Volumes
July 31, 2018
Introduction The Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware App Volumes is a comprehensive technical overview to help you evaluate VMware App Volumes™. App Volumes provides real-time application delivery and life-cycle management. IT
Quick-Start Overview
VMware Horizon 7 v7.2: Smart Policies for Horizon Applications - Feature Walk-through
July 06, 2017
Learn how VMware Horizon Smart Policies customize the user experience as they run a Horizon remote application. You will see an example of how Horizon Smart Policies are configured and
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.4: Session Collaboration - Feature Walk-through
April 26, 2018
This video describes the VMware Horizon Session Collaboration feature in detail, demonstrates how to initiate, manage, and use this powerful tool for users to collaborate in real time for standard
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.5: Cloud Pod Architecture - Feature Walk-through
June 28, 2018
This video provides a technical walk-through of the Horizon 7 Cloud Pod Architecture feature. It includes a demo of setting up a federation between an on-premises Horizon pod and one
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure
August 03, 2018
This Quick-Start tutorial introduces you to Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure through a brief description of features and capabilities, as well as a series of practical exercises to help
Quick-Start Overview
Network Ports in VMware Horizon Cloud Service
August 02, 2018
About This Guide This document lists port requirements for connectivity between the various components and servers in a VMware Horizon® Cloud Service™ deployment. Two deployment models for the Horizon Cloud
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.5: What's New
May 28, 2018
Watch a technical overview and demo of the new Horizon 7 v7.5 features including JMP Server, Horizon Console, and Performance Tracker.
What's New Intermediate
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Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware Horizon JMP Integrated Workflow
July 31, 2018
In this Quick-Start tutorial, learn about the JMP integrated workflow, available from the Horizon Console, and set up a proof-of-concept environment through practical exercises.
Quick-Start Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.5: What's New
May 28, 2018
Watch a technical overview and demo of the new Horizon 7 v7.5 features including JMP Server, Horizon Console, and Performance Tracker.
What's New Intermediate
User Environment Manager Deployment Considerations Guide
April 12, 2017
Introduction The VMware User Environment Manager Deployment Considerations guide helps administrators plan and design phases of a VMware User Environment Manager™ deployment. It includes examples of common deployment scenarios, including
Deployment Considerations Advanced
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
Deployment Considerations Advanced
Antivirus Considerations in a VMware Horizon 7 Environment
February 05, 2017
Introduction Using antivirus software in any computing environment is a very important security consideration. Unless your operating system is protected from malware, you leave it open to negative and potentially
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.1: Multi VLAN and vGPU for Instant Clones - Feature Walk-through
April 05, 2017
This short video and demo covers two new Instant Clone features as part of VMware Horizon 7.1—The ability to select multiple VLANs allows for the creation of bigger pools of
Feature Walk-through Advanced
Introduction to VMware Horizon 7 for Citrix Administrators
June 19, 2017
Introduction Today’s workforce requires access to applications, at any time, from any device. In this new mobile-cloud world, managing and delivering services to end users with traditional PC-centric tools remains
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
VMware Horizon 7 v7.2: Skype for Business Virtualization Pack - Feature Walk-through
August 02, 2017
This video demonstrates the Skype for Business Virtualization Pack in VMware Horizon. It shows performance comparison against Real Time Audio Video redirection.
Feature Walk-through Intermediate
Microsoft Lync 2013 and Skype for Business on VMware Horizon 7
March 29, 2018
Introduction This document is an update to the previous paper titled Microsoft Lync 2013 and Skype for Business 2015 on View in VMware Horizon 7. Prior to Horizon 7 version
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
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
Reference Architecture Advanced
VMware Workspace ONE Cloud-Based Reference Architecture
November 05, 2018
VMware Workspace ONE Cloud-Based Reference Architecture
Best Practices for Published Applications and Desktops in VMware Horizon Apps and VMware Horizon 7
July 23, 2017
Introduction VMware Horizon® 7 provides virtual desktop solution as well as an enterprise-class, application publishing solution. For users who do not require personalized virtual desktops and who handle a standard
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
VMware Horizon Apps Performance Reference Architecture
July 17, 2017
Executive Summary VMware Horizon® Apps provides a single platform for delivering virtualized Windows applications and shared desktop sessions from Windows Server instances using Microsoft Remote Desktop Services (RDS). With Horizon
Reference Architecture Advanced
Blast Extreme Display Protocol in VMware Horizon 7
September 10, 2018
Introduction Blast Extreme is included with the View component of VMware Horizon® 7, the latest generation of VMware desktop virtualization and remote application-delivery software. Blast Extreme represents an evolution of
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
Network Ports in VMware Horizon 7
May 14, 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
Deployment Considerations Intermediate
Deploying Hardware-Accelerated Graphics with VMware Horizon 7
November 30, 2017
Introduction Engineers, designers, and scientists have traditionally relied on dedicated graphics workstations to perform the most demanding tasks, such as manipulating 3D models and visually analyzing large data sets. These
Deployment Considerations Advanced
VMware Horizon Cloud Service with Hosted Infrastructure Deployment
October 02, 2018
Introduction VMware Horizon® Cloud Service™ is a family of cloud services from VMware that enables the delivery of virtual desktops and applications to end users on any supported device. Horizon
Deployment Considerations Advanced
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