Continuity of Business Resources on Tech Zone

If this is your first time to the Digital Workspace Tech Zone, welcome! We're here to help you with practical advice and how-to guides. On this page, you can access resources that will kick-start your work from home and continuity of business initiatives.

This page is divided into 6 key areas of focus:

  • Kickstart Your Business Continuity Journey
  • Scale Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)
  • Drop Ship Dell Laptops
  • Enable Remote Access with Unified Access Gateway
  • Configure Conditional Access with Workspace ONE
  • Deliver Applications to Remote Workers

Kickstart Your Business Continuity Journey

Do you want to become a VMware product expert as fast as possible? On TechZone, our activity paths will help you level-up your Digital Workspace product knowledge in no time.
Each path walks you through a product or solution's principles, introduces you to key concepts, helps you plan a rollout, and even explains how to manage and update a deployed system. While all the paths can be found on the Digital Workspace Activity Paths page, we’ve picked a few to kickstart your continuity of business journey.

Activity Path
Mastering Horizon Cloud on Microsoft Azure
Moving to the cloud? Let us help you become the hero of your department.
Last Updated: June 03, 2019

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Utility

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Activity Path

Product

  • Horizon Cloud Service

OS/Platform

  • Azure

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
Activity Path
Mastering Workspace ONE
The fastest way to learn Workspace ONE! Using articles, videos, and labs, the activity path provides curated assets to help you level-up in your knowledge.
Last Updated: December 03, 2018

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Utility

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Activity Path

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
Activity Path
Mastering Workspace ONE Access
Workspace ONE Access, formerly known as Identity Manager, is a powerful tool. Let us help you master it.
Last Updated: June 04, 2019

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Utility

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Activity Path

Product

  • Workspace ONE Access

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
Business Continuity with VMware Horizon
May 29, 2020
Whether you are new to Horizon 7 or Horizon Cloud, or you are an experienced user, this guide covers ways to meet the challenges of today’s events, as well as to be better prepared for business continuity and disaster recovery in the future. It starts by reflecting on the current state of your deployment, conducts a health check to solidify your existing enterprise, explores a variety of expansion options for new environments and existing ones, covers deployment considerations and best practices, and ends with how to enhance and evolve your deployment to add security, improve user experience, support remote workers, drive digital transformation, and achieve your business continuity goals.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • Carbon Black Cloud
  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • NSX for Horizon
  • Unified Access Gateway

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
Business Continuity with VMware Workspace ONE
June 05, 2020
Whether you are new to Workspace ONE and its components--Workspace ONE UEM, Workspace ONE Access--or you are an experienced user, this guide covers ways to meet the challenges of today’s events. This guide helps you to be better prepared for business continuity and disaster recovery in the future, and to support both on-premises and remote workers. It starts with a health check and ends with how to enhance and transform your deployment to add security, improve remote worker experience, drive digital transformation, and achieve your business continuity goals.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • Carbon Black Cloud
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE Intelligence
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design
  • Deploy
  • Manage
  • Optimize

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Identity / Access Management
  • Secure Remote Access

Scale Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

The secure, isolated environment afforded with virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) allows secure remote access to mission-critical applications, ensuring employee productivity and business continuity. VMware can help you stand up a new VDI environment or help you scale out your existing environment with VMware Horizon Cloud Service.

Using Horizon 7 to Access Physical Windows Machines
April 16, 2020
VMware Horizon 7 offers the option to broker access to physical machines. This provides an excellent and familiar experience for employees to allow them to work from home by connecting to their normal office-based machine. Brokering to physical machines can be implemented either with an existing Horizon 7 environment or with a new one. With minimal components required, this solution can be implemented quickly.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • Horizon 7

OS/Platform

  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Design
  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Secure Remote Access
VMware Cloud Foundation for Horizon Product Page
March 16, 2020
External Content
Check out the official product page for VMware Cloud Foundation for Horizon.

Type

  • Utility

Level

  • Overview
Quick-Start Tutorial for VMware Horizon Cloud Service on Microsoft Azure
March 24, 2020
This Quick-Start (quickstart) 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 you set up and explore this offering.

Solution

  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Quick-Start

Product

  • Horizon Cloud Service

OS/Platform

  • Azure
  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Windows Delivery
NSX-T Data Center and EUC Design Guide Release
March 16, 2020
External Content
When it comes to VMware NSX, support for VMware Horizon deployments have been a staple ask every release.  NSX compliments Horizon deployments tremendously by: Helping to provide the networking for the Horizon components Identity and firewalling security for VDI and RDSH desktops Endpoint protection Load balancing

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Utility

Level

  • Intermediate

Drop Ship Dell Laptops

VMware enables you to drop ship cloud-provisioned Dell laptops directly to remote workers, ensuring compliance while employees work from home. The resources in this section explain how to enable cloud provisioning for Dell laptops.

Dell Provisioning Overview
June 07, 2019
External Content
This quick video explains how Dell provides a ready-to-work experience by provisioning systems with applications, settings, domain and directory info in the factory and delivering those systems directly to end users.

Type

  • Utility

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Technical Overview
VMware Workspace ONE: Dell Provisioning - Feature Walk-through
December 12, 2018
Learn how simple it is to package information for Dell Provisioning for VMware Workspace ONE; the IT admin completes a wizard to generate a configuration file (unattend.xml) and exports apps as PPKG packages. For a walk-through of the end-user experience, watch https://youtu.be/fBM5VG2ZVuo.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Workspace ONE UEM

OS/Platform

  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Manage

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Modern Management
Enrolling Windows 10 Devices Using Azure AD: VMware Workspace ONE UEM Operational Tutorial
March 31, 2019
Learn how to set up device enrollment in your Windows ONE UEM management solution in conjunction with Microsoft Azure Active Directory, and to address the unique circumstances of your use cases.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Operational Tutorial

Product

  • Workspace ONE UEM

OS/Platform

  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Modern Management

Enable Remote Access with Unified Access Gateway

Make sure your remote workers experience uninterrupted continuity of business with VMware Unified Access Gateway. VMware Unified Access Gateway enables remote access to VMware Horizon 7 desktops and applications. The following resources show you how remote access with Unified Access Gateway works.

VMware Unified Access Gateway: Use Cases - Feature Walk-through
December 13, 2017
This video is first in a series of five and it gives an overview and potential use cases for the VMware Unified Access Gateway. VMware Unified Access Gateway provides secure edge services to allow and access to defined resources that reside in the internal network. This allows authorized, external users to access internally located resources in a secure manner. Learn more at http://blogs.vmware.com/euc/2017/10/vmware-unified-access-gateway-technical-deep-dive.html.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Secure Remote Access
VMware Unified Access Gateway: Expert Panel
August 21, 2018
Technical experts at VMware End User Computing discuss what VMware Unified Access Gateway is, and how it works.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Experts Talk

Product

  • Horizon 7
  • Horizon Cloud Service
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Secure Remote Access
VMware Unified Access Gateway: Lightboard - Technical Overview
March 06, 2019
In this technical overview, learn what the VMware Unified Access Gateway does, and how it works. Watch Andreano Lanusse, a subject matter expert from VMware End-User Computing, explain Unified Access Gateway using a lightboard.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity

Configure Conditional Access with Workspace ONE

To ensure continuity of business, you must provide a Digital Workspace environment where applications are delivered across devices with the appropriate conditional access policies in place. With VMware Workspace ONE Access (aka VMware Identity Manager), you can extend your infrastructure to provide a seamless single sign-on (SSO) experience to web, mobile, software-as-a-service (SaaS), and legacy applications. 

VMware Workspace ONE: Conditional Access - Expert Q&A
May 01, 2018
Important: This video is dated, but it still contains relevant and valuable information. Roger Deane, a technical expert at VMware End User Computing, answers the top questions about Workspace ONE conditional access.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Experts Talk

Product

  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Identity / Access Management
Identity and Access Management: Technical Overview
June 07, 2019
What does "identity and access management" really mean? Peter Bjork peels back the layers to examine everything that is entailed in providing secure access to the right resources at the right time, to the right individuals.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Overview

Category

  • Technical Overview

Product

  • Workspace ONE Access

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Identity / Access Management
VMware Workspace ONE Access: Components - Feature Walk-through
February 20, 2020
This video gives you a high-level understanding of the three main components of a Workspace ONE Access implementation.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Feature Walk-through

Product

  • Workspace ONE Access

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Identity / Access Management

Deliver Applications to Remote Workers

Workspace ONE UEM can help you buld a bridge between traditional application architecture and the future based on Zero Trust with visibility, analytics, automation, and orchestration. Check out these platform-based guides on application management to learn how to deliver applications to your remote workers.

Zero Trust Secure Access to Traditional Applications with VMware
November 01, 2019
This guide addresses one of the use cases involved in building a Zero Trust security environment: securing traditional, Windows-based applications. VMware Horizon virtual desktops and published applications can be used to isolate and modernize traditional applications, thereby building a bridge between the traditional architecture and the future based on Zero Trust. This guide describes how VMware can cover the five pillars of trust in the Zero Trust architecture, provide visibility and analytics, and allow you to build automation and orchestration.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE
  • Horizon

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Deployment Considerations

Product

  • Dynamic Environment Manager
  • Horizon 7
  • NSX for Horizon
  • Unified Access Gateway
  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE Intelligence
  • Workspace ONE UEM

OS/Platform

  • Android
  • iOS
  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • App & Access Management
  • Business Continuity
  • Modern Management
  • Windows Delivery
  • Zero Trust
Deploying a Third-Party macOS App: VMware Workspace ONE Operational Tutorial
March 31, 2019
In this tutorial, learn about deploying 3rd party Mac apps with VMware Workspace ONE. Procedures include enabling macOS software management, deploying a macOS app as an internal application, creating a custom attributes profile, and creating and assigning a product to a device.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Operational Tutorial

Product

  • Workspace ONE UEM

OS/Platform

  • macOS

Phase

  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • App & Access Management
  • Business Continuity
  • Office365
VMware Workspace ONE: macOS Software Management - Lab Walk-through
September 12, 2018
In this video, walk through a Hands-on Lab that focuses on software deployment for macOS in Workspace ONE UEM. This video demonstrates a step-by-step lab to enroll a macOS device and configure an application to be deployed to the device using the new software management features in Workspace ONE UEM. For basic macOS Management, watch part one of this two-part lab walk-through: https://techzone.vmware.com/resource/videos?share=videos549

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Video

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Hands-on lab

Product

  • Workspace ONE UEM

OS/Platform

  • macOS

Phase

  • Design

Use-Case

  • App & Access Management
  • Business Continuity
Deploying Win32 Applications: VMware Workspace ONE Operational Tutorial
April 01, 2019
Find out how Workspace ONE UEM can help to manage Windows 10 updates through a series of exercises including managing Win32 apps, deploying Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus, and reviewing additional application file samples.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Advanced

Category

  • Operational Tutorial

Product

  • Workspace ONE Productivity Apps
  • Workspace ONE UEM

OS/Platform

  • Windows 10

Phase

  • Deploy

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity
  • Modern Management
  • Office365
Integrating Microsoft Store for Business: VMware Workspace ONE Operational Tutorial
December 12, 2019
Learn how to use VMware Workspace ONE UEM to manage Windows 10 applications through a series of exercises including managing online and offline applications from Microsoft Store for Business.

Solution

  • Workspace ONE

Type

  • Document

Level

  • Intermediate

Category

  • Operational Tutorial

Product

  • Workspace ONE UEM

Phase

  • Manage

Use-Case

  • Business Continuity